Terry and Sarah survive the car accident, and Ryan finally makes amends between Megan and Terry, who agrees to leave town.
When Marlin accidentally dies from an overdose of Viagra, Lexi asks Michael to help her take Marlin's lifeless body back to his house.
After her finished film product for Marlin somehow gets destroyed, Amanda decides to shut down her company.
As Marlin sets his plan in motion to seduce Eve, he orders Amanda to run interference with Peter in order to keep him out of the picture.
Amanda reawakens her ruthless, take-no-prisoners attitude when she begins firing staff to finance Marlin's test commercial.
A new conflict flares between Ryan, Megan, Michael and Lexi that makes Ryan think about getting closer to his daughter, Sarah.
Michael and Lexi join forces to investigate Ryan's secret and end up masquerading as a reverend and a nun, respectively.
Shortly after proposing to Megan, Ryan makes a run for it according to Lexi's plan -- but not for the reasons she suspects.
Lexi launches a plan to break up Ryan and Megan by persuading Megan to propose to Kyle first in hopes that he'll panic and leave in a huff.
While Amanda is in the hospital for her injuries, the rumors about her and Peter's alleged affair only strengthen, in spite of their denials.
Kyle disappears after he torches the building site of his and Amanda's future home, where he reveals a surprising secret.
As Valentine's Day approaches, Kyle and Ryan's domineering and militant father, Mack, arrives in town for Kyle's birthday.
After being tipped off by a drunken Kyle about Eve's past, Peter travels to her home town in Oakdale to conduct his own investigation.
Michael resorts to hustling the Wilshire's medical funds to invest in Perry's shady business deal -- but he later regrets it.
With help from Megan, Lexi decides to take a business approach to finding a relationship. Jane and Michael are saddled with legal fees.
The Christmas holidays begin poorly for everyone when Peter, Michael, Kyle, Ryan and Louis Vicontti are mistaken for a group of bank robbers.