As the King swiftly stepped aside from Mercury lunging forward at him with her sword, he looked and saw his Queen hit Mercury's sword out of her hand with her own sword. With Mercury un-armed he sent another rose at her chest, hitting her heart and paralizing her again. He saw its floral beauty start to grow inside her, just as the previous one had began to. Whether this worked or not, it gave Serenity time to transform into Sailor Cosmos.
"My love! Quickly transform into Sailor Cosmos. I'll hold Mercury off!"