Sami makes a deal with Melinda – she will provide evidence against EJ in exchange for a shorter sentence. It will be made even shorter if she can give up Stefano directly. Meanwhile, EJ learns his setup to prove Bernardi was dirty could possibly backfire and ruin Sami’s case. He returns to Sami, who shocks him with news of her deal. He must help her get evidence against his father – or she’s going to have to give up evidence against EJ. Hoping to dissuade Brady from being with Kristen, Nicole asks Roman to look into Kristen’s records. Roman refuses. Meanwhile, Brady surprises Kristen with a “vacation” – and a new engagement ring! Earlier, Eric continues to see a new side of Kristen as she admits she loves working with children again. Once she leaves, he confides to Father Matt about his disturbing dream of making love to an unknown woman. Later, he has the same dream again and is startled awake when Nicole calls out for him. Daniel tells Jennifer he finally understands that she needs to do what she thinks is best for JJ – no matter what. Therefore, he’s stepping aside and ending things with her. A devastated Jennifer shares the news with JJ. Meanwhile, JJ and Theresa bond over their family problems. Earlier, Theresa discovers something on Jennifer’s work computer that intrigues her. Roman advises her not to lose her job or she’ll be sent back to Los Angeles. Cameron ends things with Abigail for Chad’s sake. Not knowing the real reason, Abigail is hurt but resolves to be with Chad, who asks her out.