Chad’s paranoia continues to grow, as he sees Gabi and Nick huddling and infers that they are plotting against him and Melanie. When he gets rough with Gabi, Nick intervenes. Chad wants to fight, but Caroline kicks him out of the pub. Later, Nick and Gabi acknowledge the start of a friendship, and Chad asks Melanie to leave Salem with him – for good. Jennifer confronts Daniel, telling him she overheard EJ’s suspicion that Daniel switched Nicole’s paternity test so that Rafe appears to be the father of her child – when it is really EJ. Daniel neither denies nor confirms, but is rocked when Jennifer makes it clear she thinks less of him for committing fraud and sleeping with Nicole. Meanwhile, Nicole manipulates Abigail into keeping tabs on Jennifer. Later, Daniel tells Nicole about his run-in with Jennifer, and Nicole realizes she is a growing threat. After canceling his date with Sonny, Will blasts Sami and then Kate for passing down the family trait of screwing up one’s life. Sami and Kate confront Adrienne regarding her putdown of Will, but Adrienne sticks to her guns – she is certain Will will break Sonny’s heart – sooner rather than later. Later, Sami bolsters Will.