EJ forces Kristen to admit the truth about what she did to Eric. She begs him not to tell Sami, and to her relief, he reluctantly doesn’t say anything when his fiancée arrives. As Sami questions EJ about his sister’s odd behavior, Kristen privately retrieves a gun, determined to make sure nothing will ruin her wedding. Daniel offers to help Nicole get to the bottom of what really happened to Eric in the capital. Later, Marlena arrives and demands to know if Nicole did something to upset her son. Nicole blasts Marlena and kicks her out. Meanwhile, Brady questions Eric about his rift with Nicole but he won’t go into detail. Eric also rebuffs Daniel’s offer to help. Victor makes a last-ditch effort to convince Brady not to marry Kristen. His plea falls on deaf ears but later Victor finally gets evidence that could stop the wedding. Sami’s upset when Sonny reveals Nick and Gabi slept together. Sonny begs her not to confront Gabi. Meanwhile, Gabi gets an unexpected email from a modeling agency and discusses it with Nick, who encourages her to go for it. She sets up an interview but keeps quiet when Sonny asks about her good mood. Meanwhile, Nick looks at a possible job in New York, hoping to join Gabi and build a new life with her and Arianna.
Brady and Kristen’s wedding day finally arrives. After Brady proposes a long honeymoon, Kristen meets with Dr. Chyka for assurances about Eric. He promises the priest won’t remember what really happened to him. Kristen is later stunned when EJ reveals he has overheard all. Eric receives a visit from the bishop, who praises his efforts at St. Luke’s. Eric surprises him when he asks to be relocated. Later, Brady arrives to make sure Eric will still perform the ceremony. Gabi is a bit wistful hearing about Will’s good fortune. She thinks of her modeling days, but Sonny assures her she will find her place in the world as well. Little do they know, Nick is orchestrating her modeling comeback. Meanwhile, Sami goes to visit Arianna, and Sonny slips a bit of disturbing news: Gabi slept with Nick. Rafe senses Jordan is pushing away from him again and calls her on it. At the same time, Kate urges her private investigaor to dig deep into Jordan’s past. Lucas overhears and confronts his mom – he’s afraid she’s only going to get hurt.
Marlena turns to Victor when she encounters a problem with Kristen’s flash drive. She warns that the “other man” could be Daniel but Victor insists they find out anyway and vows to keep trying to unlock Kristen’s secret. Brady and Kristen separately show up at Daniel’s apartment and are surprised to find Nicole there. Kristen is relieved when she realizes Eric completely blames Nicole for what happened to him. Eric also shows up at Daniel’s, and he and Nicole once again fight about what he thinks she did. She maintains her innocence and reveals that unlike Eric, Daniel believes in her. Jennifer is thrown when she finds JJ with Daniel. Daniel covers by signaling to JJ to act as if he came to blast him for what he did to his mom. Alone with Daniel, Jennifer tries to finally get answers about his dalliance with Theresa. But he shuts her down, implying she has no right to be upset when she was the one who pushed him away. Later, JJ returns and thanks Daniel for his help. He realizes he was wrong about him and offers a heartfelt apology for all he’s done to him in the past and for the position he’s put him in now. Rafe and Jordan spend a night away from the hospital, and Rafe requests they pretend to not be therapist and patient but friends. Jordan plays along and they bond over football. Later, sparks fly as they share a close moment. Later, Jordan returns Rafe to the hospital, where his affection for her is clear to Hope. Meanwhile, a jealous Kate has a scratchy encounter with Jordan. Kate is later floored when her investigator gives her surprising information about the mysterious physical therapist.
Marlena is thrilled when she discovers Kristen’s flash drive in Daniel’s office. She’s about to take off with it but is waylaid first by Anne, then by Kristen. Kristen gloats a bit about her wedding, then Marlena rushes home to check what’s on the drive. She briefly wonders if Kristen slept with Daniel, then gasps when she reacts to what she sees on her computer screen. Has she seen the video of Kristen and Eric? Earlier, Eric tells Kristen he will most likely perform the wedding ceremony for her and Brady tomorrow. After trying to track down Daniel at the office, Kristen then goes to his apartment – and is thrown to find Nicole. Earlier, Daniel and JJ realize Nicole overheard them talking about their cover-up. In private, Daniel explains to Nicole why he is taking the fall for JJ – even though it is costing him Jennifer’s love. Nicole then reveals her love for Eric – and relays the shocking allegations he’s made against her. Much to her relief, Daniel believes her and allows her to spend the night in his guest bedroom. Daniel later meets up with JJ at his office to assure Nicole will keep their secret. However, they are caught by Jennifer, who wonders why JJ is there. Earlier, Jennifer talks out her confusion and frustration over Daniel with Hope and Kayla. Meanwhile, Brady questions Victor and Maggie about Daniel. Victor insists Daniel is family and they must stand by his side. At the hospital, Theresa tells Eric she still can’t remember anything about her overdose. Eric later learns Daniel was involved and is stunned. Abigail conveys to Sonny how much she hates Theresa. JJ joins them and almost slips about his role in Theresa’s incident.
Kristen visits Eric to smooth things over between him and Brady and hopefully get the wedding back on track. She’s stunned when she realizes Eric seems to be blaming Nicole for his poisoning at the capitol hotel… and she suspects he might also think he had sex with Nicole. But since she can’t ask him outright and Eric refuses to give any concrete answers, Kristen decides to seek out Daniel in case Eric has confided in him. This sends her on a collision course with Marlena… Earlier, Victor chews Marlena out for letting Kristen slip through her fingers. They argue but are interrupted by Maggie. Marlena heads to the hospital, where she leaves Daniel a note in his office – and is stunned when she comes across Kristen’s flash drive! Meanwhile, Maggie confronts Victor about his secret meetings with Marlena. Victor refuses to explain, and Maggie warns him if his actions end up hurting anyone, he’ll answer to her. Daniel is relieved when Theresa wakes up not remembering what happened the night before; he knows for now she can’t rat out JJ. However, Daniel’s lie is clearly costing him as he has lost respect from his fellow hospital staff. He decides to go home – but has an awkward run-in with Jennifer before he leaves. At home, he discovers a tipsy Nicole, who is an emotional wreck off her latest fight with Eric. She tries to tell him what’s happened but is too upset. She goes to his bedroom to sleep off her drinks. Meanwhile, JJ arrives and asks Daniel about Theresa. As Daniel and JJ discuss their cover-up, an undetected Nicole overhears everything. Earlier, JJ almost comes clean with Jennifer and Abigail about Theresa but chickens out. Instead, he sincerely informs them he’s giving up drugs. Later, Hope tells Abigail about Daniel and Theresa. Meanwhile, Jennifer tells Brady she cannot come to his and Kristen’s wedding, then bitterly informs him Daniel has moved on.
Eric confronts Brady about knowing Nicole had feelings for Eric and never saying anything. Though he never tells Brady what he thinks Nicole did, a furious Eric clearly wonders if things would have been different had he known the truth. He feels so betrayed that he doesn’t even know if he can marry Brady and Kristen. At the same time, Kristen happens upon Nicole, who is crying and upset over how things have spun so insanely out of control with Eric… and she has no idea she’s talking to the woman who caused it all. Later, she returns to the rectory to pack up but Eric stops her: they’re not quite done. Sami confronts EJ, asking if he threatened Lucas over whether Allie could stay in the mansion or not. EJ defends why he did it and the methods he used. Sami – rather than getting angry – pulls EJ close and thanks him with a kiss. After they make love, she connects with Will and Sonny, and tells Will she doesn’t know exactly when she’ll marry EJ but it will happen some day. Will encounters Nick, who congratulates him on winning a place in the writing seminar but things turn tense quickly, and Will makes it clear he thinks Nick has now taken advantage of Gabi – not once but twice. Later, Will runs into Cameron and hopes he will look after Gabi while he’s out of town. Earlier, Abigail confronts Cameron and Chad. Chad points out he never would have had to lie about being sick if Abigail had just made up her mind between the two men. She’s taken aback – and then surprises Cameron by telling him she was about to choose him before he decided to back away. Alone with Chad, she ends things, but even so, it doesn’t end too badly as she says she appreciates how wonderful he was with her. But right now she isn’t so sure she needs a man in her life. Chad then leaves for Boston. Later, Abigail and Gabi cross and Gabi is thrown to learn Abigail and Chad have broken off… and that Abigail isn’t that pleased with Cameron these days, either.
Nicole goes to the capital to confront the hotel clerk who helped Eric reach his insane conclusion. She gets nowhere with the woman and returns to Salem, upset. She then runs into Kristen. Meanwhile, Eric summons Brady in hopes of understanding why Nicole would do what he thinks she did. Earlier, Kristen is feeling more and more confident with the wedding approaching, and she talks first to Stefano, and later to Chad, wishing him well with his specialized treatment in Boston. Meanwhile, Brady asks Sami to be in his wedding. She accepts. EJ blackmails Lucas in order to stop his threat of taking Allie away from Sami. After talking to Maggie, Lucas realizes he’s between a rock and hard place and ultimately calls Sami to work things out. He won’t stand in the way of Allie returning to the mansion… he just hopes Sami knows what she’s doing when it comes to their daughter’s safety. Sami hangs up and angrily asks EJ if he blackmailed Lucas. The tension continues between Cameron and Chad. Chad is thrown to learn Abigail’s also mad at Cameron for “giving” her to Chad. Their fight escalates, and Cameron finally asserts Abigail would never have gone to bed with Chad if Cameron hadn’t handed her to him on a silver platter… and as he says this, Abigail arrives, reacting as if slapped. Earlier, she talks to Hope, trying to get a handle on how little control she’s had over her own life.
In order to protect JJ, Daniel refuses to give Jennifer and Hope a straight answer about why he was at Theresa’s apartment when she OD’d – even when it begins to look like he was there for a hookup. Devastated Jennifer can only conclude that his silence implies guilt – and that he slept with Theresa to deliberately hurt her. In a final break, she publicly denounces him. Later, a contrite JJ finally comes home to Jennifer, who is grateful she at least has her son back. Gabi continues to bond with Cameron, who needs cheering up after knowing he's hurt Abigail. Nick again witnesses their connection and hints to Gabi that she shouldn't give up on her dreams. As he works behind the scenes to make that happen, he continues to convince himself that Gabi still loves him the way he loves her. Jordan finds out someone is asking questions about her and deduces it must be Kate. The two women play nice in front of Rafe but it’s clear their mutual distrust will soon become a problem.
Jennifer and Hope try to track down JJ by questioning Rory and Bev. At the same time, Theresa has OD’d and JJ, freaked, calls Daniel. Daniel rushes over and does his best to rouse her. After Daniel calls 911, he tells JJ to go. No one can know that he was here – otherwise he could end up in prison. JJ flees. Daniel gets Theresa to the hospital, where he runs into a confused Hope and Jennifer. As Theresa is taken away to be treated, Jennifer asks Daniel what he was doing at Theresa’s apartment. JJ secretly watches as Daniel is stumped for an answer. Chad comes clean with Abigail about faking a brain tumor. She is furious. Chad thinks they can work through it, but Abigail is done and storms out. He confides in EJ that he’s lost. Meanwhile, Abigail blasts Cameron for his own deception and is sorry she ever thought he or Chad were the right choice. Sami and EJ are at odds over Lucas’ ultimatum about Allie. Will and Sonny arrive with Will’s good news, and Will urges his mom to make the right choice for herself. Sami later tells EJ she wants to be with him. Earlier, Will prepares for his trip to Berkley, and Sonny is super supportive.
Theresa tells JJ she got some G, a drug that will enhance their sexual experience. JJ’s wary, but she encourages him to “be cool.” He takes just a little bit, but Theresa, wanting to forget everything, takes a lot. They start to make love, and when Theresa seems to have passed out, JJ at first thinks she’s kidding. However, he can’t rouse her and is terrified she may be dead! Lucas stops by to see if he can help Jennifer by talking to JJ, but she still has no idea where her son is. To take her mind off her worries, she stops by the hospital to pick up some work and later opens up to Maxine about all her regrets. She sacrificed Daniel to save JJ, and now she may have lost them both. Maxine tells Jennifer about the rumors flying around the hospital about Theresa and Daniel. EJ advises Chad to consider leveling with Abigail about his “brain tumor” before she finds out some other way. EJ is then called into to see Kayla, who needs information on Chad’s tumor. Cameron reveals there is no brain tumor. Kayla’s appalled by Chad and EJ’s duplicity, but says there are serious – though non-life-threatening – complications from Chad’s injury. Their best option is to get him to a top surgical specialist in Boston. EJ talks to Stefano, who will make all the arrangements and go with Chad to Boston. Kayla tells Chad and Abigail he will need to go out of town for additional surgery. Once Abigail leaves, Chad apologizes to Kayla for lying about his brain tumor. When Abigail comes back in, Chad tells her he did something really terrible. Stefano sincerely apologizes to Sami, admitting she was right when she blasted him for setting in motion all the events that led to Chad’s shooting. Later, Lucas arrives and tells Sami he will not allow Allie to live at the mansion any longer.
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