Dagmar flew fats enough to find Saartje, take her from the train, explain he read her true love in her diary and seals it all with a kiss. That triggers the feared Elf curse, which makes him faint as his wings shrivel. Karel assures he'll recover completely from the 'para-painful' transformation. Dagmar is prepared to defend his decision to stay with the Ranonkels when his royal father Zirkos arrives with and guard escort and Mara. However the Elf king praises his heir not only for finding Oxus, which seemed impossible, and commends his choices. Wiki is disappointed when Maud won't even listen to his dumping explanation and states both have moved on already. King Zirkos promises to lift the Elf curse and proceeds to it.