Sir August DeWinter (Sean Connery) is killed by his own weather machines after a fight with John Steed (Ralph Fieenes) by being struck by lightning. Emma Peel (Uma Thurman) destroys the circuits of the weather machine but accidentally sets off the self-destruct mode. They run into what they believe is an escape pod. The Lair explodes and a destroyed London is magnified in the morning sunlight. M.O.T.H.E.R (Jim Broadbent) sobs over the death of John steed and Mrs.Peel but sends out a search party for them. an escape pod rises out of the water and they all go up to a maze on top of a high building and drink shampane. John Steed and Mrs.Peel give each other a loving look and M.O.T.H.E.R offers them a macaroon. They both decline.