Will hides as Jensen and Nick discuss the horrifying details of what Jensen did to Nick in prison. Will finally attacks Jensen, but Jensen gets the upper hand and shoots him.
Kristen and John continue to toy with each other. For a moment, it looks like Kristen might choose true love over vengeance but a reminder of the child and life she lost hardens her heart.
Kristen gets cold feet about her plan to break Brady's heart and tries to push him away. Brady blames his fiancee's second thoughts on his father. He later declares his commitment to Kristen.
Kristen looks around at the decorations and flowers being set up at the mansion for her wedding the next day, and she grows a little reflective... knowing where this is all going eventually.
Kate realizes she's made a huge mistake when it becomes clear Stefano did not know about her affair with Rafe. Sami and EJ react in disbelief to the news as Stefano storms out.
Rafe is brutally attacked by an unknown assailant and left for dead. Kate is horrified when she finds his lifeless body in the alley.
Rafe tells Nick he now knows why he wants to keep Will from being involved in the baby's life, but never gets out the exact allegations.
Brady nearly catches John and Kristen together in the old secret room, but Kristen manages to cover.
While going through her old wedding things, Kristen is confronted by John. Conflicted about hurting Brady, Kristen nearly decides to confess her revenge plot.
Kristen is blown away when Brady reveals he has begun the adoption process for them.
Nicole happens upon John and sees his angry reaction when she brings up Brady and Kristen's wedding.
Jennifer is devastated when Chloe answers the door to Daniel’s hotel room, and she sees Daniel passed out, half-naked in bed. Believing they had sex, Jennifer runs off in tears. She later confesses to Maggie that her relationship with Daniel is completely over. Even though Jennifer does not provide any details about what happened, Maggie encourages her niece to talk to Daniel. Jennifer heads back to the hotel room, where she almost finds the bottle of Nancy’s sleeping pills that Chloe used to drug Daniel. Meanwhile, Daniel is roused out of his stupor, and he meets with Chloe to clarify that while he feels badly for having been brutally honest with her earlier, he still believes her kissing him was completely inappropriate. If she pulls a stunt like that again, he will cut off all contact with her. A dejected Chloe starts to leave the town square when she hears Daniel run into Jennifer. Daniel reaches out to Jennifer but is met with a resounding slap to the face – much to Chloe’s delight. Kristen tries to break the ice between Stefano and Brady but it’s a slow thaw. EJ arrives and Stefano asks his son to move back into the mansion. However, EJ isn’t quite ready to do that, especially since he doesn’t want to rock the boat with Sami. Meanwhile, Kristen and Brady make love. Later, Kristen slips downstairs while Brady sleeps and confesses to Stefano that she flirted with John as part of her plan for revenge. She’s about to tell Stefano more about her endgame as Brady comes down the stairs… will he hear the truth? Rafe catches Lucas and Sami in the Salem PD evidence room. He assumes they are looking to dig up dirt on Nick, not realizing they are there to destroy any evidence linking Will to EJ’s shooting. Rafe lets them off with a warning, and later Sami and Lucas regroup, bemoaning the fact that Nick can still blackmail Will into giving up his parental rights. After Lucas leaves, Sami starts to suggest to EJ that they tell Rafe what Nick is doing but EJ strongly points out they cannot trust Rafe to protect Will.
John has come upon a close moment between Marlena and Roman and his displeasure is clear to both. Roman withdraws, and Marlena is anxious to catch John up on the news about Brady moving in to the DiMera home – but John makes it clear he already knows, and by implication lets Marlena know this is something he intends to deal with on his own. Meanwhile, Stefano arrives at his home, where Kristen welcomes him. She confesses John was here and things didn’t end quite the way she would have liked. After she leaves, Stefano encounters Brady, who makes his feelings for Kristen clear. Meanwhile, Kristen finds John to let him know she’s on to him, coming to Brady with gifts. She warns she’s gotten Brady away from John and that’s the way it’s going to stay. But before leaving, she acts just slightly flirtatious with John… leaving him to wonder what that was about. At the hotel, Daniel rebuffs Chloe’s advances and she goes, complaining to Nancy that he will never get over his feelings for Jennifer. At the same time, Hope convinces Jennifer to go make things right with Daniel. Anne overhears and reports back to Chloe. Chloe realizes she has little time to act, sneaks back into Daniel’s room and slips one of Nancy’s sleeping pills into his hangover cure. Daniel downs it and eventually the pill has the desired effect… Chloe acts fast to arrange things for Jennifer to get an unpleasant surprise. When Jennifer arrives at the door, a disheveled Chloe answers and it appears to Jennifer that Chloe and Daniel have just slept together. Sami meets up with Lucas and tells him the plan she’s cooked up to help Will. However, she needs Lucas’ help to pull it off. They go to the police station and sneak into an old evidence room. They are forced to hide when Rafe enters. He senses something is not quite right but leaves before finding them. Lucas and Sami finally find the evidence the police collected years ago which could implicate Will in EJ’s shooting. They struggle to reach the box on a high shelf… just as Rafe has a sudden realization.
John unexpectedly arrives at the DiMera mansion to find Kristen and Brady just having made love. Kristen privately revels in what must be an intensely awkward moment for John. John remains calm, revealing he’s here to give Brady a memento he picked up while in Europe – a remembrance of Brady’s mother, Isabella. Brady is incredibly touched, and Kristen is privately livid. Once John leaves, Brady wonders to Kristen if maybe this is a sign that John is starting to come around about them. Meanwhile, Marlena confides to Roman and Hope how much she misses John. Hope leaves, and Roman takes Marlena in his arms to comfort her… just as John enters. Elsewhere, Stefano’s plane lands back in Salem. Anne reports to Chloe that Daniel and Jennifer seem on the brink of reconciling. Determined to stop this from happening, Nancy seeks out Jennifer and “innocently” reveals Daniel wanted her to come help out with Parker. Jennifer is appalled given the way Nancy tried to destroy her brother, Mike. Daniel arrives and is stunned when Jennifer lashes out at him – how could he think Nancy of all people could help their situation? Daniel insists he had no idea of their history but he and Jennifer remain at odds. Frustrated by Jennifer’s reaction, Daniel returns to Maxine’s party and has a bit too much to drink. When he heads back to his hotel, Anne calls Chloe and gives her an update. Chloe races over to the hotel and tries to comfort Daniel… which includes pulling him into a kiss! At the same time, Kayla and Maxine urge Jennifer to go to Daniel and make things right. While Abigail waits for Cameron at the town square, she’s reminded of her intense encounter with Chloe. Chad arrives and sees she’s upset; despite their recent differences he reaches out and she allows it, needing to talk. They connect a little over having lost a parent and that’s when Cameron arrives. She immediately pulls back, hoping she didn’t make him jealous – but Cameron assures he’s not so insecure as to think she shouldn’t have friends. They go out on their date and have a great time together.
Brady informs Victor and Maggie he’s moving into the DiMera mansion with Kristen. Victor has a surprising reaction. Brady later joins Kristen at the mansion and they decide to celebrate moving in by making love. Later, in a state of semi-undress, they greet their first visitor – John! Nancy arrives in town to help Chloe. Nancy continues to lead Daniel to believe she’ll help her daughter get over him. Meanwhile, Maxine and Kayla convince Daniel and Jennifer to attend Maxine’s Nurse of the Year party, hoping they will reconcile. The plan seems to work as Daniel pulls Jennifer aside and promises things with Chloe will get better. A watchful Anne realizes they are close to putting aside their differences and calls Chloe to warn her. Nicole is about to come clean to Eric about her feelings but Ciara interrupts. Nicole realizes once and for all she and Eric can never, ever be together.