Nick/Phyllis: The Newman playboy is finally clued in on Red's decades ago dirty deeds involving Paul and Cricket. Nick is floored by what he learns from Michael about his wifebeing accused of running her enemies down. Nick knows Phyllis can be hasty when she's backed into a corner, but never thought she was capable of attempting murder!
Later, Nick bumps into Avery, whom he quickly realizes believes her sister is guilty. Meanwhile, Michael attempts to get his best friend to admit what she did and answer to the charges. Phyllis balks at his suggestion. When Nick arrives, he confronts his wife about the hit-and-run. Phyllis confesses to renting the car, but claims she wasn't thinking clearly when she witnessed the kiss between Danny and Cricket. According to Phyllis she "mistakenly" hit gas instead of the brake pedal. Nick doesn't buy it. Fed up with her lies, he walks out on his bride.
Nick/Sharon/Victor: Reeling from his encounter with Phyllis, Nick runs into Sharon, whom he confides in. When Victor learns of what's transpired, he offers Nick a solution — a quicky divorce from Phyllis! Will he take his dad up on the offer?
Victor/Nikki: The two have a huge blowup regarding the socialite's engagement to Jack. Nikki's actions have Victor asking a shocking question to Sharon.
Jack/Ashley: The siblings argue yet again about Jabot and Beauty of Nature.
Billy: The Abbott bad boy decides to write an article about Phyllis in Restless Style. Look for this to cause drama on the homefront.
Carmine/Abby: Victor orders his youngest child to the ranch for a chat, following her latest stunt. Abby shocks her father by bringing Carmine along as well! The naked heiress wants everyone to know Carmine is in her life for keeps. Victor demands the bartender leaves his ranch. Carmine complies, believing Abby is pulling another scheme to get attention.
Later, Victor rips Abby a new one and insists she keep away from Carmine. Abby informs her father she's not ditching Carmine. Abby isn't about to let anyone control her life, including TGVN! She leaves to find Carmine, tracking him down at a basketball court. She then apologizes for her actions. When Carmine balks, calling her a spoiled brat, the two begin bickering, which leads to a kiss and more!
Cane: The Aussie con man's past is coming back to stir up trouble once again.