Hope informs Brady and Victor of Kristen’s accident. Meanwhile, Roman tends to Nicole, who hopes Kristen is gone for good. Brady acknowledges Nicole was right about Kristen and apologizes for the way he treated her. Nicole doesn’t fully let him off the hook, then goes with Roman to the station to make a statement. EJ and Sami arrive, still a little tense off an argument about Kristen and Eric. Later, Hope and Brady get potentially good news. Meanwhile, Roman makes it clear to Nicole he will make sure she will not face charges. Victor arrives, and in a surprising move, offers legal services to help Nicole – he’s impressed with her taking on Kristen. Later, Nicole comes face-to-face with Eric. Sami and EJ return home, and Sami explodes when she finds an incriminating text on EJ’s phone. Earlier, Eric continues to search for Nicole to make things right. He runs into Father Matt and learns his job is on the line. Will surprises Sonny and Gabi when he returns home early from his seminar. Gabi leaves to give the two men time to catch up. Will and Sonny make love, then Will explains how he thinks he’s found his calling in writing. Meanwhile, Gabi runs into Nick, who wonders if she’s signed the modeling contract yet. Gabi is still torn, and Nick gently nudges her to accept. Gabi goes back to the apartment, where Sonny accidentally stumbles upon the contract.