Teal'c is upset when his son Rya'c plans to marry a Jaffa woman of the Haktyl who he sees as not fit for him. Ishta comes to the SGC after she believes Haktyl has been compromised, and moves her people into the SGC until Carter finds them a suitable planet. Ishta attends a meeting of Haktyl warriors to discuss rising against the Goa'uld Moloc, but he finds out about the meeting and captures her.