Chris shares a kiss with Molly, then awkwardly leaves her apartment. When they both can't stop thinking about one another, Chris returns to Molly's and they have wild sex. After, Chris and Molly swear it will never happen again - but it's obvious they are still very attracted to one another. Alec tries to seduce Margo and asks her to spend the night. Unfortunately, Margo gets a call from Casey and leaves. While Margo and Casey are spending some quality time together at home, Alec arrives with a bag of toys for Casey. The boy is thrilled, and Margo admits she's glad that Alec came by. Later, Casey asks Margo if Alec is her boyfriend. Margo tells Casey that Mr. Wallace is her friend. Lily and Holden arrive at the City Times office to take Lucinda to dinner, but Lucinda can't leave because she's waiting for Jake's big story. Lily and Holden fill her in on the situation with Mrs. Williams and Molly. Lily and Holden think Molly is trying to change, but Lucinda is doubtful. Later, Lucinda is horrified to discover that Jake is missing! Following the boat's explosion, Jake and Julia find themselves on a deserted shore. Jake wraps his twisted ankle and the twosome bicker. They spot a boat in the distance, but Jake doesn't think they should signal it. He believes that they may still be in danger. Finally, Jake and Julia concede that they must work together to stop Alec. Meanwhile, Alec visits Frank. Mr. Wallace is upset about how the bartender handled Jake and Julia. Is Frank in danger, too?
Carly is thrilled when Jack asks her out on a date. When Jack realizes that he's forgotten it's Emma's birthday, he asks Emma if he can bring Carly to her celebration. Emma refuses and cites all of Carly's past misdeeds, but Jack eventually convinces a reluctant Emma to let Carly and Parker come out to the farm anyway. Later, Emma and Lily refuse to let Jack be hurt by Carly again, and plot to get Carly to show her true colors. Carly goes to pick up Parker and gets into it with Jennifer. Lucinda accuses Lisa of being responsible for Jake McKinnon's death...if he's dead. Lucinda fills her in on the explosion, and Lisa swears she'll find Julia. Georgia arrives and Lucinda warns her to stay away from Alec and Eddie. Lucinda urges Georgia to leave town for her own safety, but she refuses. Lucinda threatens to go public with the news that Alec is Eddie's father, but Georgia convinces her not to. Jake and Julia wake up to golf balls whizzing over their heads! Apparently, they spent the night on a golf course. They decide to question the bartender who set them up, but he's gone. Jake declares he's going back to Oakdale for a showdown with Alec Wallace, and Julia follows. Lucinda is thrilled to see Jake return and throws her arms around him. She quickly covers by blaming him for scaring them all. Jake and Julia briefly explain what happened to them, but ask that their survival be kept quiet for the moment. They then head out to see Wallace.