The aftermath of the Battle of Issus. Alexander deals with Darius' wife, mother and children, forging a lifelong relationship with Sysigambis (the mother). Letters are exchanged between Darius and Alexander which don't go well. And Alexander reacquaints himself with someone from his childhood, the first woman he sleeps with – Barsine, former wife of Memnon of Rhodes.
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