The first half of the season ends with overdue details about why the Touch exist, and how their abilities came from the last place anyone expects.
The truth about Mrs. True is also revealed.
Unexpected events hit the Touched hard, and Amalia wants to find out who is responsible. She does find out what Mary Brighton was singing about, and it might change everything.
Penance hoped that Mary’s special song will unite the Touched, and invents an amplifier to make sure everyone hears it. It results in a shocking tragedy. Meanwhile, Mundi is torn between Mary and Hugo Swann, and there’s some doubt about Mrs. True’s goals.
Amalia tries to save Mary from Maladie, but there’s a shocking connection…and a difficult decision. Also, Lavinia “exhibits” the Touched to ease fears, but she also shows her true colors, driving her brother to dark places.
Clara wants the Doctor to take her to see Robin Hood. He says the famous outlaw doesn’t really exist, but lands in a very real problem where a certain Sheriff is using robots to take over England.