While Michael and Lauren argue over Fen, Paul finds Jamie on the roof and pleads with him not to jump. Jamie thinks Fen was right – he is a loser – and takes a step toward the edge. During the back and forth conversation Paul manages to talk Jamie down and finds out the truth regarding the fall. He then goes to Michael and Lauren and tells them Jamie lied – Fen didn’t push him off the roof. However, Paul makes it clear to Lauren that Fen bullied Jamie and isn’t innocent in this. He then tells Phyllis about Summer’s involvement in Jamie’s bullying and asks what she’s going to do about it. Phyllis throws Paul’s own parenting skills in his face.
Avery breaks down in front of Sharon and ends up confiding her reunion with Dylan. Meanwhile, Nick confronts Dylan about Avery and asks if he’s surprised that she told him the truth. Dylan isn’t. He knows Avery doesn’t run from anything. Nick is upset by the way Dylan showed himself to Avery so publicly and wonders if he thinks he has a future with her. Dylan explains how he and Avery met and about the promise he made to come back to her. He tells Nick about the engagement ring. Nick gets territorial and demands that Dylan give Avery her space. Later, Avery tells Nick and Dylan that she needs time to think.
Avery can’t believe her eyes when she sees Dylan. He knows she was told he was dead and insists it’s a long story. Dylan comments on how beautiful Avery is just as Nick appears. Nick explains he’s been looking for her everywhere and is happy to see that ‘Mac’ has met his girlfriend. Avery walks off with Nick and struggles with her emotions after seeing Dylan. Nick wonders what’s wrong with her. She covers then privately tells Dylan he can explain everything to her later.
Lily and Tyler find themselves trapped in an elevator. Tyler panics, leaving Lily asking if he’s claustrophobic. She tries to calm him, as Tyler opens up about being in a bad situation as a child. He still isn’t sure how he got past it. Lily continues to sooth him. Tyler credits her for saving him.
Neil notices that Leslie seems distracted and troubled and calls her on it. She assures Neil that any issues she has have nothing to do with him. Over talk about the past, and how many people try to reinvent themselves because of it, Leslie admits her father was abusive.
Nick shows Sharon around at The Underground. She likes his club. Over talk of Newman, Nick suggests that Sharon leave the company before Victor returns. She doesn’t agree, and they argue about Adam.
Adam wants to talk to Victor as father and son. He wants Victor’s respect and offers him the company back on a silver platter. Victor thinks he can take Newman back by himself and vows Adam will never be his successor. Adam warns that after this, Victor won’t get the company back at all. Later, Adam pleads with Chelsea to give him another chance. She may not have time for him though, as Chelsea and Chloe set out on a new business venture – with a new partner. Gloria lost on her racehorse and wants in on their fashion venture.
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Avery is very happy with Nick these days but wait until she sees Dylan walk through the door. She thought the man she loved so deeply was dead and can’t believe her eyes. If that isn’t enough to keep Avery busy, look for her, Nick, Lily and Cane to be pulled into the mystery surrounding Leslie and Tyler’s past with Congressman Wheeler. Lily learns more about her friend Tyler, which puts an interesting spin on their relationship.
Billy hears from Adam that the board voted and wants one CEO – Adam. When Sharon appears Billy warns she’ll become a pawn in Adam and Victor’s war. Sharon knows Victor is going to come gunning for Adam, who claims he’s ready and asks Sharon to fight alongside him. Sharon has no plans of leaving Newman and every intention of dealing with Victor.
Chloe wonders what Kevin is thinking about. It involves Kevin, Chloe and a cat suit. Look for the couple to be questioned, and for Adriana to be threatened… Alex warns the girl to get him back the money or he’ll make sure she lands in jail. He then tells Noah that the money belonged to Adriana’s boyfriend, a drug dealer. He also assumes Adriana told Noah he was a dirty cop. Noah tells Alex everything he knows and agrees to go along with his plan.
Billy lashes out at Victor and refuses to sacrifice his brother. Victor suggests that Billy tell Jack that this is his one chance to save himself. Jack can’t take the guilt any longer and finally comes clean to Michael. Though he admits to not remembering anything from the night he was with Stephanie, or who called 911, Jack does explain that he is an addict. Michael warns Jack not to go to the police, and Billy appears and announces that Jack’s life will be ruined if Victor has anything to say about it. Jack asks Adam and Billy to take over and walks away from Newman altogether.
Nick wonders if Phyllis flew home from Georgia – where she had said she was going. Phyllis covers, looks from Nick and Avery and says that Summer is her daughter – this is where she belongs. Once alone, and after Phyllis checks on Summer, Nick informs her that their divorce is final. In the end, Nick and Phyllis reach an understanding through apologies about the past and well wishes for the future.