The Doctor admonishes Barbara for interfering with Aztec rituals and putting them all in danger. The Doctor suggests she play Tlotoxl, who believes she is a false god, off against Autloc who believes she is a true incarnation. Ian faces Ixta, his rival for leadership. Tlotoxl promises Ixta honor and glory if he destroys Ian. Meanwhile, the Doctor tries to get information about the temple's construction in order to find a way back into the burial chamber and the TARDIS. The architect's son, Ian's rival Ixta, wants a favor in return. Susan continues her studies of Aztec customs at the seminary.
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I won't kill you this, this time. Not this time, Ixta.
You mock the arts of war. I defy you to harm me!
Pick up your club.
[squeezes his shoulder muscles until he falls unconscious
Don't worry. He'll be alright.
Autloc, there is a...
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