John extends the olive branch to Philip who throws it back in his face. Marlena realizes John is interested in Ava. She tells him she is considering giving him a divorce. That way he would be free to choose who he wants to be with. If he comes back to her then they were meant to be together. If not, he's free to go in a different direction. Nicole meets with Trent Robbins. They talk about their past and how fate has brought them back together. Nicole is not happy about it. Stephanie is so worried about Max and how he's dealing with Trent (his biological father) who is now living in Salem. She urges Max to open up to Caroline and tell her the truth about what's happening in his life. Morgan and Chelsea work out at the health club and Chelsea opens up about her upcoming date with Daniel. Daniel calls Chelsea to confirm their date. Morgan is terribly worried about her father, but doesn't go into it. Chloe confronts Morgan and warns her to stay away from Philip. Kate is still in the hospital recovering from her surgery. She tells Lexie she doesn't want to be around Dr. Jonas, and demands another doctor. Lexie tells Kate about the trouble she and Abe are having with Theo. She's nervous because they are going to see a child psychiatrist to have their son evaluated.