Soon afterwards, Arthur and Guinevere are enjoying a ride through the woods one afternoon when Kay rushes past, having been bested in a duel by a newly-arrived young French knight. She appears — or is referred to — as an otherworldly healer in both Erec and Enide and Yvain. According to prophecy, Arthur will wake, reborn, from an enchanted sleep to return to Britain in the time of its greatest need. Elyan broke under the torture and revealed that Arthur was traveling to Ealdor and was locked in a cell with Gaius and Gawain. When she was able to capture the Cup of Life from Arthur, Merlin, and Gawaine, Morgana used it to make Cenred's army immortal and thus unstoppable. Vivienne taught Lancelot about courtly love and the duties of a true knight. They ended up having sex on their first date, and several other times after that one.
I have always enjoyed getting into the mind of each character, it is one of my biggest enjoyments in writing, and this is what I do here. Unfortunately, her curse resulted in the deaths of at least four people when she transformed during her two nights in Camelot, prompting an increased hunt for her. Elyan takes over, allowing Merlin to take Arthur to safety. Morgana finally comes face to face with Arthur in the throne room, where the two exchange words of bitterness. Although she did come close to overcoming him, even in his strongest form, she was ultimately defeated by him and badly wounded Morgana once used telekinesis to cause her dagger to follow Merlin wherever he moved, which would have been certain death for him had Alator not intervened and, catching her by surprise, knocked Morgana out with a stunning spell.
Morgana is shown to be King Uther's ward and the adoptive sister of Prince Arthur the once and future king though they have a mild romance in Season 1. As Gawain helped Arthur face the monsters in the kingdom, Merlin confronted the Fisher King prior to his death, Arthur subsequently claiming the King's trident. Gaius subsequently helped Alice to escape Camelot again, the night before her scheduled execution. Morgana's Saxon Army prepares to attack the forces of Camelot at Camlann, Mordred is sent to lead part of the army through a secret pass to attack Camelot's forces. When she woke from a frightening dream, she created a fire that burned her curtain drapes. What changes now that Arthur, Morgana, and the Knights now know Merlin's secrets? When Mordred arrived later with Alvarr, we get to see a new side of Morgana as she steals a crystal from the castle. Fay Sampson has made her the central figure in five novels.
With Emrys gone in search of Arthur, extremists on both sides of the war decide to make one last attempt to win, regardless of the treaties. She also displays a polite, kind, caring, charming, thoughtful, cheerful, and loving side, like a mother figure towards Mordred, as he is the only one she can still consider her friend. Gaius and Uther speak about Morgause in very confusing and cryptic terms, but what is clear is that she and Morgana are related, and both men fear knowledge and information she may possess. How will this spoiled girl be one of the most known sorceresses that ever lived? Morgana had a high sense of self-preservation and was not above begging for her life and hiding behind others to achieve her ends. Having had a vision of Gwen as Queen of Camelot, Morgana sets them up on a picnic outside Camelot only to bring Uther to catch them and banish Gwen from ever seeing Arthur. Her lake seemed to be located in Little Britain another name for Brittany in the Forest of Briosque.
Illumination of a 15th century manuscript of Historia Regum Britanniae showing king of the Britons Vortigern and Ambros waching the fight between two dragons. Over a year later, Morgause began to plot against Camelot once more, this time with Morgana as a fully willing partner. The High Priestess could create a small meteor, casting the spell along with Mordred, and use powerful magic to trap Merlin inside the Crystal Cave. Today, Merlin is most well-known for being the wizard who tutored and taught the young Arthur, before he grew to become the King of Camelot. They share a kiss when it seems Lancelot will not return from fighting the bandits.
Here that role is filled by Morgause, who is allied with Nimue, the manipulative Lady of the Lake. She killed Lady Helen, who was visiting Camelot to perform for Uther, and assumed Lady Helen's appearance. He would not return to Camelot for some years. After inheriting Balinor's power upon his father's death, Merlin was able to command the Dragon and, it is implied, gained the necessary magic to hurt him, but, instead of killing him, Merlin ordered the Dragon to leave Camelot. Morgana also takes a sadistic pleasure in tormenting Uther and forcing Gwaine to fight for food, as well as willingly torturing Elyan for information.
Margetson from: Legends of King Arthur and His Knights. Merlin taught her some of his magic in return for her love, before he departed from her. She participates in attacking the forces of Camelot on several occasions in Season 5, and it is only Merlin's powers as Dragonlord that prevent her from killing him and his allies. A magic reveal featuring a more contemplative Arthur, Morgana still on the good side, and Merlin as his normal self. Can Merlin let go of the life he has lived to move forward with Arthur? Arthur did so, with Merlin following behind him in secret.
When faced with the choice of either him or Merlin drinking poison to stop the curse, Arthur took the responsibility upon himself, refusing to let Merlin or Camelot die because of him. When Gaius inevitably gave in and told Alator Emrys' true identity as well as the prophecies about him, Alator switched sides, rescuing Merlin from Morgana by knocking her out. In the second season, Arthur's relationships with Merlin and Morgana's maidservant, Guinevere, deepen. Her death also left Uther with a grudge against all magic, leading him to start his great purge and laws against magic. Morgause's occupation of Camelot ultimately proved brief.