Summer finds Nick at Avery's, Michael helps Kevin, and Jill gives advice.
At Avery's place, she thanks Nick for letting her sleep in. They kiss over pancakes. Nick's not sorry he spent the night. Avery has qualms - Phyllis will think she's trying to hurt her. Nick says she's the mother of one of his kids - that's it. He tells her he always wanted to be a rock star. She encourages him to make it happen.
Summer greets Phyllis by the elevators at Newman. They decide to have lunch. In the office, Jack snaps at Kyle, then apologizes. Once alone, Jack pops pills. Tucker arrives saying he needed to run some things by Adam. Jack tells him he's in charge. Tucker tells him to take it easy and leaves. Kyle finds Jack grimacing. In the elevator, he tells Jack to stop pretending he doesn't need help. Jack grumps that if he needs help he'll ask for it.
At Crimson Lights, Kevin apologizes to Michael for his previous behavior. Michael asks what he needs. Kevin says he has to borrow money or he'll lose his house. He offers to pay him back when Tucker buys them out. Michael writes a check, but tells him it's for Chloe and Delia. When Chloe arrives, she tells Kevin they haven't solved the real problem. She suggests they sell the house. Kevin says he'll figure it out on his own. Inside, Christine talks to Paul about telling Danny they're over. She'll tell him personally and give Paul time to think things over. Paul says he knows he wants her. "Hurry back." Later, Michael returns and apologizes for being harsh with Kevin earlier. Kevin's worried about losing Chloe.
Lauren and Jill catch up at the Chancellor mansion. Lauren teases her about going back to work with Katherine. Jill says she's the closest thing to a mother she has. Lauren reminds her to leave time for dating. Jill scoffs. Chloe arrives looking upset. She opens up to Jill and Lauren about Kevin, the business, and the house. Jill says her first step should be divorce. Chloe defends Kevin. Lauren tells Jill she's jaded, and invites her over soon. As she goes, Tucker arrives. He asks Jill for dinner.
At the restaurant, Summer tells Phyllis about Thanksgiving at Avery's. Phyllis reminds Summer if she needs to talk, she's here for her. Summer counters that she's only willing to listen lately if they're talking about her. Phyllis admits she's been focused on her crises. They discuss Phyllis working for Jack at Newman. Phyllis warns Summer not to buy into Victor's opinion of Jack - he delivered her. Ronan appears and awkwardness ensues. Summer tells him she's not the one harassing Jamie and goes. Phyllis tells Ronan not to worry about running Summer off - she's faking it anyway. Ronan says he was offered an assignment. Phyllis encourages him to take it - the timing wasn't right for them. Jack enters with Kyle and sees them. Jack wants to go home, and tells Kyle they'll hit the pharmacy on the way.
Summer arrives at Avery's and sees Nick. While Avery looks for her ring, Summer asks Nick if he spent the night there. Nick grills her about using Avery to bait Phyllis, and using her anger to hurt other people. After, Nick worries about Summer being there in the middle of the day when she's supposed to be at school. He and Avery agree to be discreet. Later, he calls her from the tackhouse to thank her.
Back at Newman, Kyle tells Phyllis that Jack's at home and seemed wiped out. He flirts with her before she heads out.
At home, Jack's too out of it to answer his phone. Phyllis arrives and finds him passed out. When he wakes she asks how many pills he's had today. He quips, "Who's counting?"
Ronan says goodbye to Michael and Paul at Crimson Lights and asks them to look out for Jamie. On the patio, Summer and Jamie are both ditching school. He says he's getting bullying texts from someone new now. Summer's confused. Jamie tells her Ronan's moving and no one gives a damn. Jamie goes to talk to Ronan and Summer calls Fen to ask what he's doing to Jamie. She watches Jamie meet Paul and Michael. Chloe arrives and reassures Kevin that she loves him.
Genoa City Spoilers for Tomorrow on The Young and the Restless:
Billy tells Victor if he wants to drop this on her now fine, but why doesn't he wait until she's recovered.
Jamie says to Michael, "Ronan told you." Michael says, "Ronan suspects Summer Newman."
Nick asks Summer where she has been going when she's not at school.
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