Robin walks off the elevator after Patrick tells Lisa her expertise isn't required on Sam's case. As Robin thanks Patrick again for being there for her last night, Lisa has Terrell paged. Patrick assures his estranged wife Brenda is alive and urges her to keep the faith until there's a reason not to. Terrell finds Lisa, who is worried Patrick and Robin are seconds away from a reconciliation. Terrell assures her he's got it and walks over to talk to Robin about the AIDS wing.
Terrell and Robin go to the pier to discuss funding they can apply for in regards to the Stone Cates AIDS Wing. Robin is excited and vows they will write the proposal to end all proposals. She thanks him with a hug, but he looks conflicted.
Back at the hospital, Terrell tells Lisa he hit Robin right where she lives. Lisa is cautiously optimistic and wants to target Patrick. Terrell suggests she back off for now because it's all going according to plan. Meanwhile, Robin tells Patrick she has to work with Terrell tonight, but she's not closing the door on anything with him. Patrick is understanding as she walks off with Terrell. Lisa asks Patrick if he wants to grab a beer with her. He scoffs and walks away.
A man enters Shawn's hospital room with a pillow and attempts to smother him. Shawn fends him off, as Molly walks in. The man leaves and Molly wonders what just happened. Lucky enters and Molly leaves after Shawn reassures her. Shawn tells Lucky Theo sent someone to kill him. Lucky leaves to look into it, but returns after just missing the thug. Lucky thinks they can use Shawn as bait in order to catch the next hitman so they can question him about Theo. Shawn isn't too keen on that idea. After Lucky leaves, Shawn starts to get out of bed.
Jason and Sam wake up in her hospital bed together, but she still can't hear. She kisses him, as Alexis and Kristina walk in. Once alone, Jason questions Sam, who only remembers Theo being in the backseat of her car. Jason explains what happened. He also tells her she's amazing and kisses her, as Molly interrupts them. Molly brings her sister some books to read. She also declares she will teach Jason and Sam sign language. She teaches them how to sign "I love you." Sam tells Jason to go look for Brenda, while she learns from Molly. Jason signs "I love you" to Sam and leaves. Alexis and Kristina return and the Davis women enjoy spending time together. Alexis and Molly leave the room and Sam gets up to stretch her legs, but she passes out. Kristina yells for help.
Elizabeth sees Lucky as he heads to the elevators. He explains he's been busy, so he hasn't been able to check in with her. He also fills her in on Theo being the Balkan. She shows him photos of the boys and tells him Monica thinks Aiden looks like him. Lucky thinks Laura's genes just skipped a generation with Nikolas. Later, Jason finds Lucky, who recounts how someone tried to kill Shawn, which makes him he think they can trust him. Jason of course is leery and wants to make sure he's telling the truth.
After Jason discovers Shawn missing from his room, he tracks him down and tells him he will pay for luring Jason and Sam into a trap.
Nikolas finds Brook Lynn dancing in his den. She notes he's been edgy lately and wonders why he's been avoiding her. He nervously admits he's been thinking about her a hell of a lot lately. She returns the sentiment and tells him she was hoping he would come to her room last night. He laughs because he stood outside her door for ten minutes thinking about it. She makes it clear she's interested by passionately kissing him. Things intensify, but Nikolas backs off. He wants this, but the last time he took what he wanted, he ruined three lives and he doesn’t want to make it four. He walks out, leaving Brook frustrated.
Nikolas and Lucky run into each other at the launch on the pier. Nik tells his brother he made an ass of himself in front of Brook. Lucky offers to listen to him and Nikolas admits he feels obligated to Elizabeth. Lucky asks if he loves Liz. Nikolas says as a friend and the mother of his child. Lucky tells him to accept what he's done and move on. If he wants Brook then get out of his own way and be with her.
Theo's servant, Jules, enters Brenda's room to offer his services. She tries to get information out of him, but even though he appears easy to sway, he declares he can't tell her anything because he has his orders.
A "ragged" Suzanne walks into Theo's lair to tell her husband Shawn told Lucky everything he knows about him. Theo tells her to relax because it's being handled. Theo also tells her he has Brenda in his custody, but he won't tell her where. He explains he didn't tell her Brenda was alive so her reaction to the explosion would be real. However, Mrs. Balkan is the only person he does trust. After Suzanne has left, Jules brings Brenda to see Theo, who tells her everyone thinks she died just like Lily did. Now, he wants to talk about his grandchild.
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