26/26 Glencora's two sons have been summoned to her bedside after she collapses.
25/26 Silverbridge is about to stand for parliament.
24/26 Lopez's suicide is blamed on the coalition government.
23/26 Plantagenet has paid Lopez's election expenses.
22/26 Lopez's political future depends on Glencora's influence at the forthcoming by-election.
21/26 Ferdinand Lopez has managed to secure an invitation to Gatherum.
20/26 A political crisis faces the country and a coalition government is imminent.
19/26 Marie is in Prague investigating Emilius's background.
18/26 Bonteen is found murdered after an argument at the Beargarden.
17/26 Lizzie has left Emilius and is staying with the Bonteens.
16/26 Phineas's career suffers because of rumours about his relationship with the Kennedys.
15/26 Lizzie has resigned herself to the loss of the Eustace diamonds and married Rev Emilius.
14/26 The Eustace diamonds have been stolen and Lizzie has told Lord George the truth.
13/26 The Duke of Omnium is convalescing at Matching tended by Glencora and Marie.
12/26 Phineas helps Laura flee from Kennedy at the garden party.
11/26 Phineas finds that his career as under-secretary of the colonies is in jeopardy.
10/26 Lord Chiltern throws down the gauntlet to Phineas over the courtship of Violet.
9/26 Phineas, having saved Kennedy's life, is to stand for Lord Brentford's 'pocket borough'.
8/26 Phineas, rejected by Laura, prepares for his first speech in the House of Commons.
7/26 Plantagenet waits to see if he will be offered the exchequer again.
6/26 George Vavasor's hopes of an inheritance have gone and he has disappeared.
5/26 Plantagenet is being spoken of as the next chancellor of the exchequer.
4/26 Glencora is anxious to avoid meeting Burgo in London.
3/26 Glencora and Plantagenet see Burgo at a fencing school, but Glencora cannot speak to him.
2/26 Glencora feels that she has no choice but to accept Plantagenet's proposal.
1/26 The Duke of Omnium holds a garden party.