Marlena encounters Kate at the hospital, both there to check up on Gabi. Marlena confesses she’s hopeful that sometime soon, Brady will finally see through Kristen and break things off with her. Meanwhile, an honestly emotional Kristen sits down with Brady to tell him about her time in Europe before returning to Salem. Stefano helped her through the lowest point in her life but she always knew there would be a price for his help. Brady’s taken with her emotional confession and promises he understands why she lied to him earlier. He agrees to move into the mansion. Later, Kristen tells Stefano the good news. Meanwhile, Brady runs into Marlena and confesses his intentions. She’s horrified. Nicole’s on the verge of telling Eric her real reasons for wanting to leave Salem but they’re interrupted by Rafe’s arrival. He’s here to follow up on the assault on Eric. Eric’s reluctant to do anything that would send his assailant to jail, believing there are other avenues that would benefit the man more. But Nicole is going to do what she can to cooperate with the police and leaves with Rafe. Meanwhile, Eric asks Abe for help in establishing an outreach program to help released prisoners readjust to society. Still debating Jennifer’s ultimatum, Daniel warns Chloe she needs to back off from Jennifer or there will be consequences which will affect Parker. Chloe’s worried about what he means but Daniel doesn’t elaborate. Chloe confers with Anne and decides she needs to know what was said if she’s going to combat Jennifer effectively. Meanwhile, Daniel tells Jennifer he isn’t sure he can go through with her request. Jennifer, vulnerable, backs away from what she’d asked and says she will learn to trust him. They share a passionate kiss. At the same time, Chloe’s gone to Abigail on a fishing expedition. Abigail slips about Jennifer’s demands. Chloe flips out and their argument quickly escalates.