Marlena finds John at the Horton cabin sleeping next to Kristen on the couch. She tries to remain calm as Kristen and John explain what happened – how she was already out here when he arrived and missed her ferry. Marlena is dubious. Later, Marlena tells John she thinks Kristen set the whole thing up and is upset when he defends Kristen. He is beginning to believe she is trying to bury the past and move on, but Marlena won’t buy it. John and Marlena leave Smith Island on opposite sides of the fence. Meanwhile, Kristen runs into Brady. They have words, and when she gives him his father’s money clip, which she claims she accidentally took, Brady is stunned to realize his dad and Kristen were together. Earlier, Nicole is reliving her meltdown when Brady arrives. He doesn’t want her to beat herself up. Nicole tells Brady if he thinks she’s sorry for what happened he’s wrong – she’s not sorry at all. She knows he disapproves of her actions, but she’d do it all again. Incredibly bereft, she asks Brady why she never gets to love. She lost her baby and now Daniel, too. Later, Brady goes and Jennifer pays her a visit to tell Nicole how sorry she is. Unrepentant, Nicole warns Jennifer if she wants an apology from her, it’s not going to happen. In fact, she hates Jennifer and always will. Later, Nicole realizes she should have been nicer to Jennifer since her fate is in Jennifer’s hands. When Hope arrives, Nicole wonders if she’s there to arrest her. Earlier, Hope tells Jennifer the D.A. wants to talk to her about whether she wants to press charges against Nicole. After speaking with Nicole, Jennifer meets with Daniel. She reveals she spoke to the D.A. and a concerned Daniel wants to know what she said. EJ has Johnny for the morning, which is good medicine after losing his son. Abigail shows up and the two bond, having an honest talk about loss. EJ knows what happened to his son is no one’s fault and that he needs to try to move on. Abigail is supportive. Earlier, Gabi, after a night of love with Nick, confides in Abigail, who in turn confides in Gabi that she’s still a virgin. Gabi is supportive and knows Abigail will find Mr. Right. Nick has a meeting with his parole officer which Chad tries to screw up, but Gabi gets the upper hand, and manages to calm Nick down. Chad goes and later, Gabi falls into a dead faint.