Eddard Stark has to face a crisis during his travel to King's Landing.
Winterfell is attacked in another attempt on Bran's life. Catelyn decides to leave Winterfell to share her belief that the royal family is behind the attacks with Ned.
Jon prepares to leave for the Night's Watch and the Wall, saying goodbye to his siblings and father. Tyrion Lannister decides the trip would do him some good as well.
Dany learns how to treat her husband, Khal Drogo with a sensitivity he has never experienced in an attempt to grow closer to him.
Tragedy strikes the Stark daughters, but both react in far different ways.