Cameron attends to Chad, who has been shot by Marge. It looks like Marge will shoot EJ, too, but he takes the gun away from her. She says she’s sorry, she didn’t mean to hurt that boy. Stefano rages at Marge as Hope arrives and takes her into custody. Sami lays into Stefano, telling him it’s his fault his son may die. At the station, Roman and Hope question Marge, who learns the man she shot was a DiMera. Meanwhile, Chad is rushed into surgery. Cameron worries Daniel’s plan of action won’t work since Chad’s supposedly on medication for a brain tumor. However, EJ stops Cameron from consulting with Daniel and tells him it’s all a lie. Furious Cameron tells EJ it could have cost Chad his life. In the waiting area, Abigail is comforted by the arrival of her mom, and in her grief, she admits to Jennifer how close she and Chad have gotten. Sonny, Will and Gabi offer their support. As Stefano retreats to the hospital chapel to ask God for forgiveness, Chad flat-lines on the operating table. Daniel and Eric are interrupted before they can see what’s on the flash drive Parker found in the park. Meanwhile, Kristen fills Jennifer in on completing pre-cana and Eric agreeing to marry her and Brady. Nicole overhears and attacks Kristen. Kristen toys with Nicole, who is more determined than ever to stop this union. She returns to the rectory where it looks like Eric may ask her about “Fay Taylor” but Nicole leaves. Eric realizes he needs to solve this on his own and calls the capital hotel for answers.