Sonny comes to a realization about Morgan, Kiki and Michael try to warn Morgan about Ava, and Heather offers to buy all the art at the opening under one condition.
At the Metro Court, Diane coaxes Franco to go to the opening. He doesn't want to. It's not his art and Carly's going to be there with Derek. Diane reminds him this is all about the money. He reluctantly gets ready and calls her a red-headed tin man. She suggests he relax, this will all go off without a hitch provided the real artist does not show up.
At the polls, Morgan snaps at Olivia. It's too late to make things right with Sonny. Olivia thinks he's gambling again but he leaves. Meanwhile, Scott recommends Lazaro resign as D.A. after listening to the recording of him speaking with Sonny about the missing file. Elsewhere, TJ's surprised Shawn's voting for Lazaro. Shawn takes a call from Max – Sonny's taking Derek out tonight outside the gallery. TJ's worried something could happen to Shawn when he mentions he has to work. TJ won't have anyone if something happens to Shawn. Shawn explains why TJ's mother is not there for him because of her grief and that his father would be proud of him. They hug.
At the restaurant, Kiki admits Ava is Victor Jerome's daughter. Michael stops her when she asks Sonny not to kill Ava. Sonny promises that he's not after Ava. Michael and Kiki leave when Olivia comes to see Sonny about Morgan who could be in big trouble. Lazaro comes in upset and wants to talk about their earlier discussion regarding the missing file. Sonny shares how Olivia knows. Lazaro announces she's not the only one. Baldwin knows. Lazaro thinks Sonny set him up. Sonny grabs him by his shirt and tie. He's never worn a wire in his life and tells Lazaro to get out. Alone, Olivia realizes she saw Morgan talking to Scott earlier. He said it was 'too late'. Sonny remembers that Morgan returned his grandfather's watch and walks into his office.
At the Jerome Gallery, Sebastian thinks Heather looks angry and asks if she's having a good evening. She admits she's just getting started and downs another glass of champagne. Nearby, Carly tries to learn what secret relationship Derek has with Morgan when Ava invites Derek to tell the truth. When everyone dismisses Ava for knowing nothing about the truth, she is ready to fill them all in on their secret. Derek allows Ava to do the honors and she announces he's her silent partner. Carly reminds everyone the question was about his relationship to Morgan. Sam realizes that Derek's responsible for proceeds going to pediatric leukemia research and thanks him. Derek swears nothing's going on between Morgan and him and points out she can ask Morgan herself when he arrives. Ava slides up to Morgan and explains how Carly thinks he's involved with Derek. Morgan's offended and Ava furthers the point by kissing Morgan. Carly wants Ava to let go of Morgan and attacks her. After they're pulled apart, Sebastian introduces Franco, who enters with Diane. Franco thanks everyone for coming and for not losing faith in him. He looks at Carly as he speaks and adds, "Your love and support mean everything to me." Sebastian catches Heather getting another drink and warns she better purchase a painting before they're own gone. She tells him she wants to buy the rest of the paintings but she wants something from the artist first. Sam and Silas visit the bar. She wants to check on Carly but she's busy talking to Franco…he's sorry he missed the cat fight but is glad he was wrong about Morgan and Derek. He hopes she has a lovely evening with Derek and Carly hopes he does the same with Diane. She compliments him on the show and he really needs to tell her something. Elsewhere, Diane runs into Max who's interested to know if she's really seeing Franco. Back at the bar, Ava points out to Derek that Sonny's thug has arrived. Derek knows what he's doing and leaves to talk to Sam. She's interested in him making another trip to the hospital for research for Danny. Sam hugs him when he agrees. Kiki arrives with Michael to warn Morgan about Ava's connection to the Jerome crime family. Ava and Morgan aren't interested. Kiki thinks something is seriously wrong and wants Morgan to walk away from Ava until they figure this out. She has proof. Morgan blows them off and leaves with Ava. Michael noticed Morgan wasn't surprised when they told them about Ava's brother. Scott and Lucy show up. She's worried Morgan's gift to Scott comes with strings attached. Scott receives a call – Lazaro's out as D.A. and Baldwin is in. Suddenly, Sebastian announces there's a purchaser for the remainder of Franco's art if he can tell them all about each of the paintings. Everyone's confused at Franco's mumblings. Suddenly, Heather turns one of the striped paintings on its side and retorts, "You just don't get it. It's a B.L.T."
Tomorrow’s Port Charles spoilers for General Hospital:
Franco isn't pretending anymore, it's over.
Heather yells, "Stay away from me!"
Derek tells Morgan that it's the beginning of a new friendship.
Michael thinks Morgan wants to stick it to his dad.
Sonny explains to Olivia, Julian's not coming back from the dead this time.
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