Lucas and Sami cross at her apartment and when she tells him both Rafe and EJ have backed off, he feels the need to remind her he has zero interest in rekindling things with her. Sami rushes to reassure him she wasn’t thinking that but he reminds her she’s never been the type to be alone for very long. Trust him, he’s not in denial or hiding his feelings when he tells her he’s moved on. But as Lucas says this, it gets Sami wondering if that’s just what Rafe is doing. Against this, Rafe catches up with Gabi, who says in her opinion, Sami and Rafe were good together and despite the problems, it was the happiest she’d ever seen him. Rafe’s thoughtful. Later, he and Sami meet up and he impulsively helps her with a problem Kate dumps in her lap. Sami stops him from going and asks if he’d be helping her if he didn’t care. She suggests they sit down over dinner to figure it out. Maggie finds herself facing Victor and Brady, both with disapproving reactions to the news about Melanie and Chad’s wedding. Maggie’s got her doubts for sure but doesn’t want them to overreact. Meanwhile, Melanie realizes Chad wants to leave town because of Nick but she refuses to run from her problems. Maggie visits her granddaughter, who gets worked up about everyone’s negative reaction to the wedding. But Maggie, loving, voices the things that Melanie has been denying even to herself, urging her to be sure of what’s in her heart before she takes this step. Melanie’s left to consider Maggie’s words and finally makes a decision. In a surprise move, she seeks out Nick and says it time to talk – really talk. Bo is still torn about his notion to leave the force in the face of cutbacks and Hope says if he decides to go, he should throw out the rulebook and pursue his dreams. It would be a win for both of them. Bo’s intrigued.