Ridge takes Stephanie by the arm and ushers her out of the showroom as everyone reacts to her outburst. He tells Stephanie that was the last straw. He doesn't ever want to hear another negative word about Brooke from her. Ridge threatens to cut Stephanie out of his life if she forces his hand. He would rather lose Stephanie than see her hurt Brooke again. Eric tries to comfort Brooke. When Brooke joins them, Ridge asks Stephanie if she has anything to say to her. He coaxes an apology out of her. Stephanie balks when Ridge insists that she put the engagement ring on Brooke's finger. He makes Stephanie promise to respect their marriage and not to interfere. Ridge proclaims the war between Stephanie and Brooke over. Bridget deals with Oscar's attitude and is helping him check on his friend when Massimo arrives. Massimo informs Oscar that Paolo died at the scene and the detectives will want to talk to him. As Oscar rests, a thug enters his room dressed as a doctor, holding a syringe of clear liquid. Bridget walks in as the thug is about to empty the syringe into Oscar's I.V. The thug grabs Bridget. Clarke asks Sally what she had to do with Stephanie's arrival, and Sally is pleased with herself.