She is later seen at the , fighting Danes with a spear.
Ælswith admits that seems a cruel punishment and that Hild and Beocca are right to question her mistreatment of Ecgwynn.
Uhtred tells Iseult to go prepare and reminds Alfred that they only have one chance.
Hild finishes him off while Uhtred and Leofric kill the remaining two Danes.
But if you're not a fan of a slow burn, and want the show to get on with it, The Last Kingdom will give you exactly that.
She has saved the life of the infant , when he was on the brink of death, with her knowledge and gift.