Parker wanders into Craig's new office and admires the digs. Parker says that there has been increased activity on his trust fund account. Craig tries to fob it off and offers to handle it himself. Carly walks in and chats with her son until he rushes off to catch a plane.
Lily goes home and finds her daughter at home instead of school. She berates her and Faith cries. She explains that everyone at school thinks she's a tramp. Lily tells her kids are cruel but they have short memories. Faith doesn't think her mother understand what it's like to be a loser 16 year old. "This is your fault!" she yells at Parker when he walks in. Lily says that Faith should go with him to see Liberty. Parker tells Faith how rough things are for Liberty and Lily calls her mother to get her jet.
Carly goes to see Jack at work with a suit for him to wear to her opening party. He's tired and tells her he has a conflict. He's supposed to go to a doctor's appointment with Janet. She claims that's okay. "You're the best," he says.
Janet and Dusty arrive at the hospital. She sends him off to get the house keys. Jack arrives with the questions he wrote down in advance. After he asks the doctor his questions, Dusty returns and Jack leaves.
Rocco goes to Metro to see Teri. He's annoyed to see Dusty there. Once Dusty leaves, Rocco complains about him but she refuses to discuss her sister's life. When she walks off to work, he pours himself a few drinks.
Dusty takes Janet to see the house he bought for her. She think it's perfect. The only thing she's ever wanted is her own home. He hands her the keys connected to a heart key chain and she tells him she feels more hopeful than she has in a really long time. As she rushes inside, Rocco stumbles over looking for his 'no good daughter'. He rants about Janet 'catting around' and Dusty yells at him to get lost. Dusty confronts him over his mob connections and threatens to have him locked up. Rocco says he'll regret saying that and walks off.
Carly arrives at the office as the guests begin to arrive. Jack comes in. Craig rolls his eyes. Teri hands Craig a letter. "Nice party. Enjoy it while you can," it reads. He pockets it and then asks to speak to Carly in private. He shows her the note and asks who would send them something like that. She thinks he's being punk'd. The party goes on. Jack admires Carly's finesse. They talk about how they finally have the life they want.
Craig tracks down Ellis at the Lakeview and shows him the note. Ellis tells him to relax. Someone watches them from around the corner. When Craig gets into the elevator, it stalls.
Parker and Faith arrive in Minneapolis. He tells her that her problems are her own fault and she needs to stop feeling sorry for herself. They go in to see Liberty. Parker pulls out photos for her wall. Liberty begins coughing. He runs off to get something. Liberty tells Faith she's glad she came and then talks about how great Parker is. "He's not so bad," Faith agrees. When Parker returns, he talks to Liberty about driving across the country when she gets better. She wants him to promise to take the trip even if she can't. "This is our trip and we're going to go on it together," he says. Faith stands in the hall and watches, telling her mother how lucky Liberty is to be loved the way Parker loves her.
Janet goes to the farm house where her sister is waiting for her. She shows her pictures of her new house. When she talks about how great everything is, Teri voices her doubts about their father's return. Janet wonders if she is jealous but Teri claims that's not the case. At this point, Janet feels like she has made a life to be proud of and hopes her father is seriously trying to reconnect. Teri tells her how great she is and advises her just to focus on her new life, not the past.
Dusty goes to Metro. Some thug shows up with a gun. Dusty guesses that Rocco sent him. He slaps him in the face with a coffee maker and they wrestle for the gun.
Jack and Carly wander into Metro looking for cheese. No one can be seen so they leave. There's a body behind the bar. The couple strolls outside, bumping into Teri. Jack starts to have a bad feeling so they return to Metro. As she looks around, they find Dusty's body. "No. Not again," Jack groans.
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