Amber and Rick are having a conversation at the Insomniac Cafe. Amber is curious as to why Rick called off the wedding. He never admits what happened, but he does flashback to seeing her kiss Deacon. Deacon comes into the Cafe and demands that Amber leave with him. Amber tells him that she was having a private conversation with Rick. Deacon tries to tell her that Rick was not good for her. Rick tells Deacon that if he had not forced Amber to move in with him then none of this would have happened. Deacon replies that if they can't be apart for four months then they definitely don't belong together. He tells Rick to go back to his college friends and to leave Amber alone. Amber tells Rick not to pay attention to Deacon. Deacon tells Amber that he feels as if he can't win with her. Rick leaves and Deacon tells Amber not to let Rick make her feel guilty when he is the one that kissed someone else. He tells her that he would always look out for her.
Steffy is talking with Ridge on the phone. Before she can tell him where she is the line goes dead. Ridge hits redial, but is unable to get through. Morgan tries to convince him that it was a crank call, but he knows that it was Steffy's voice. He said that the only other person who could have made the phone call was Phoebe. He goes to check on her, but she is asleep. He tells Morgan that he was going to call the police and Taylor because Taylor never believed that Steffy was dead. Morgan persuades him not to notify the family and get their hopes up. She leaves the house and is clearly upset with the turn of events. Meanwhile Tim brings Steffy downstairs and confronts Taylor. Taylor is curious to know if the phone call was made to Ridge. She tells Taylor that she did make the call. Tim tells her that Ridge still doesn't know where they are because there was no way that Steffy could explain everything. He tells her that he trusted her and that Morgan would be upset when she returned. At this point, Taylor doesn't really care about Morgan. Morgan returns home and is furious that Tim allowed Steffy to use the phone. He explains that Taylor put her up to
it. She is furious with them both. Taylor tells her that now that Ridge has heard Steffy's voice that he would never stop looking for her. Ridge is at home asking for some signs that Steffy is alive. He says that if she is that he would never stop looking for her.