In the absence of -King Matthias the Queen administers justice in the case of two beggars. With this she violates the law according to which jurisdiction is the exclusive right of the king. After his return the king expels the queen with one concession; namely she can take from the palace what is dearest to her. The queen mixes sleeping powder in the king's drink and takes him with her. When King Matthias awakens and realizes what happened he forgives his queen.