Deacon wants Bridget on board with his new fashion house, but she emphatically tells him no. Deacon wants her to know that he's trying to make something of his life. He admits to Bridget how sorry he is for everything he put her through and adds that Ozzy is not the kind of man she needs. Ridge tries to calm Brooke, who is distraught, as she is about to confess to him the truth. Nick interrupts, wondering if he's too late. Ridge explains that Brooke is carrying a lot of guilt round over what happened to him in the foundry. Left alone for a minute, Nick points out that if she tells Ridge now, it will tear their family apart. He explains to her about the test, insisting that if the baby is Ridge's, he'll never have to know about what happened between them. Ridge returns and wonders what's going on. Ridge hopes Nick will find someone to love as much as he loves Brooke. Amber vamps, trying to convince Ozzy that he's wasting his time with Amber.