Jessica cannot believe that Carly actually accomplishes winning Hal over. James is keeping Samantha and Holden in the basement of the Mona Lisa while Lucinda and Lily continue with their plans to staged David's kidnapping. Lucinda threatens David's life as part of the plot to get Holden back safely. Molly returns to the police station to clear Holden of the crime he didn't commit even though Carly reminds Molly she may suffer some consequences. Samantha plays with James by telling him she knows he loves David. David wants Lucinda to give him the City Times now that she is running the plot to get James but Lucinda will not give in. Kim compares Carly and Hal to Barbara and John. Barbara does not like this and storms out. John displaces his anger about his situation with Barbara on Lisa. Andy tries to open Nikki's eyes about Matt and the fact Matt could be James' right hand man. Lisa confronts Matt on why he is gone so much and wants to help him. James wants to make a deal with Lucinda.