After Taylor's wreck, Hector finds her unconscious in her car and quickly revives her. He brings her back to her house telling her he didn't take her to the hospital because he knew she had been drinking. Taylor says drinking was not what caused her accident. She explains that she became so upset after getting a call from Ridge that she lost control of her car. Hector knows Taylor is going through a rough time but warns her not to rely on alcohol as a crutch. She assures him she will not let it get out of hand. Hector tells her she needs to focus on something else besides the end of her marriage and encourages her to start working at a shelter he knows about. Taylor lets Hector know she appreciates him being there for her, during this scary period of her life. Hector attempts to stay the night with her, but Taylor feels it's too soon. He kisses her on the cheek and tells her she's the most amazing woman he has ever met and now that she's free from Ridge nothing can stop her from doing great things. He hopes one day they will be doing great things together.
Brushing her hair in her bedroom, Brooke remembers how Ridge said he would never let her down again and how he still believes in their love. Her eyes began to water, but she does not have any hope for them ever being together again.
In Thorne's office, Ridge is thinking about Brooke, when Thorne walks in. Immediately, Ridge begins bragging about how his trip to Europe boosted sales. He manages to belittle Thorne's job performance at the same time. Ridge tells Thorne he lost Taylor because he was in Europe covering Thorne's butt. Thorne denies this accusation and tells Ridge he did not lose Taylor, he walked out on her for Brooke and now he is upset because he does not have either of them. Thorne becomes insecure and gets on the defensive with Ridge, stating again that Ridge has led a charmed life and always been the favorite son, while Thorne has been the underdog. Thorne says he does not feel like a loser anymore because he has a loving wife and child to go home to, while Ridge has nothing. Ridge tries to blame everything on Stephanie again, but Thorne refuses to listen to that lame excuse and tells Ridge he has no one to blame for his miserable life except himself. Ridge angrily leaves Thorne's office.
Back in his office, Ridge gives Brooke a call, finding out RJ is sick. Ridge insists on picking up the prescription and bringing it over. After the baby is sleeping, Ridge compliments Brooke on how good she is with RJ. He tells her she can call him anytime she needs him. Brooke tells him she is glad that he came to help with RJ, but that does not mean that she wants him back. Ridge says he knows the difference between a mother needing help and a woman letting him back into her life. Brooke says she was wrong to be so hard on him, because romantic love does not last, except in novels. Ridge disagrees and says their love will last forever.
Felicia feels ill and doesn't look so well when Eric sees her and thinks she should go to the hospital. Yet Felicia makes Eric promise not to take her to the hospital because she fears that she will never come out. Meanwhile, Bridget realizes she can't go home when she sees Dr. Caspary and worries that the baby won't be all right. While Felicia is waiting for Eric to fill her prescriptions, Felicia visits Bridget and becomes more of a sister and friend to Bridget.
At the beach house, Nicks with baby Dominick figuring out what he needs to bring to Bridget at the hospital. Brooke walks in overhearing Nick tell the baby what a good big brother he is going to make. Brooke agrees and tells Nick she stopped by to pick up some things for Bridget. Brooke is worried about Bridget, but Nick reassures her that her daughter is doing fine.
While Felicia is visiting Bridget in the hospital the nurse tells them Bridget is doing much better. Felicia tells Bridget that a lot of the family is waiting outside to see her, but Bridget says she wants to spend more time alone with her sister. Suddenly, Bridget's water breaks and she goes into labor.
Outside of Bridget's room, Eric, Massimo and Thorne become alarmed by the activity going on inside her room and anxiously await to find out how she is doing.
Back at the beach house, Nick promises Brooke once more that he will take care of Bridget. Brooke admires how good Nick is with Dominick. Nick says finding out RJ was not his son was the hardest thing he has ever been through, but everything has turned around now that he has a son and a daughter on the way. Nick continues to talk about how lucky he is. Then the phone rings and its Eric telling him to get the hospital because Bridget is having complications. Nick tells Brooke what Eric said and rushes to the hospital.
Back in Bridget's room, Bridget pleads with the doctor not to deliver the baby because it is too soon. The doctor says they have to. Felicia encourages Bridget to go along with it, telling her many premature babies survive. Bridget does not like the odds, but realizes it is beyond her control. She delivers the baby. Alarmed when the baby isn't crying, Bridget demands to know what's wrong. The doctor doesn't answer, but begins performing CPR on the baby. As hard as they try, they cannot make her breathe. Baby Nicole dies. Bridget breaks down and Felicia comforts her.
Outside of Bridget's room, Massimo and Eric corner a nurse and ask what is going on with Bridget. The nurse tells them they will have to wait until the doctor comes out.
In Bridget's room, Felicia continues to console her sister. Bridget requests to see her dead daughter. Holding baby Nicole, Bridget apologizes to her. She blames herself for what happened. She tells Nicole she will always love her and kisses her goodbye.
The doctor comes out of Bridget's room and informs Massimo, Eric, Thorne and Jackie that Bridget has lost the baby. They are grief-stricken, when Nick walks in. He sees from their faces that the worst has happened. He enters Bridget's room to find Felicia embracing her. Felicia leaves the room, to give them some privacy. Worn out from the events, Felicia returns to her wheel chair. Massimo asks her what went wrong. Felicia explains everything was fine with Bridget and then all of a sudden there was nothing they could do for her. Brooke arrives with Dominick and discovers Bridget has lost the baby.
Back in Bridget's room, Nick apologizes for not being there. Bridget continues to blame herself and Nick says it is not her fault. Bridget tells Nick about holding Nicole and how perfect she was. Bridget worries that the baby never knew how much they loved her, but Nick says she knows, Felicia enters the room in her wheelchair, holding Dominick. She tells Bridget she will find Nicole and take care of her just like Bridget will take care of Dominick. She then gives Dominick to his new mother.
As Felicia holds Dominick, Bridget tells her that when Dominick is old enough to know about angels, he'll know that he has an angel, named Nicole, looking over him. Felicia reminds Bridget that this is her son. Felicia takes the baby out of the room so that Nick and Bridget can be alone together. Bridget tells Nick that maybe she's not supposed to be anyone's Mother. Nick tells her never to say that. She screams, "I just wanted our baby girl and I can't have her."
Sally receives a phone call at the office as Dante and Ridge talk about business. Sally calls Ridge over and tells him that there is a problem at the hospital. She doesn't know the details, it is about the baby.
Bridget starts to tell Nick what happened as the baby prepared to be born. She tells him that her doctor had a special group of people there, working on the baby as soon as came out. They tried to save the baby and then the room was so quiet. She tells him that the baby looked like she had been waiting a lifetime to see them and then just couldn't wait any longer. The doctor comes in and they tell her that they will handle the things for the baby. They will have a private ceremony. Nick asks to see his baby. The doctor takes him to see his daughter.
Outside Bridget's room, Thorne takes little Dominick to the nursery and Brooke and Eric Come in to see Bridget. Bridget tearfully tells her parents, that her child is gone.
The doctor and Nick enter the room to see his daughter. He tells the doctor that his daughter, was a person and she had a name. The doctor sympathetically tells Nick that his daughter had everything but time. Nick opens the body bag and looks at the little child lying inside. He sobs over the baby's body. Nick tells his daughter that she will always be his little girl.
Jackie, Felicia, Thorne and Massimo are outside Bridget's hospital room. Inside are Eric and Brooke with their daughter. Ridge arrives and sees them waiting. When he walks up to them, he tells them that he had a daughter and she was beautiful, just like her mother.
Bridget tells her parents that her baby was a child to her. Thorne and Ridge enter the room, and Ridge tells her that no matter what, she "did good." Bridget tells Ridge that she loved her little girl so very much.
Dante arrives at the hospital and goes up to Felicia and Jackie. Felicia tells him what happened. Jackie goes to the car to wait for Massimo and Dante turns to Felicia to find out about Bridget's state of mind and how she is physically. Felicia tells him that the baby just came too soon.
In Bridget's room, with everyone there, Nick thanks everyone for coming. They all agree that there is no where else they would want to be at a time like this. Eric tells Nick that they are all family. Bridget asks Nick if he got to see his daughter. He tells her that he did, and she is glad. She tells him that she feels like part of her is gone. Bridget laments that they will never see her again. Bridget is told that everyone gave a part of themselves to her daughter and a piece of their heart, and she will never be gone as long as they are all together.
Ridge stops by to see Brooke and they reflect on the baby Bridget lost. He tells her that he left Taylor and his children to be with her and wants to know whom she wants to be with. Brooke says that she wouldn't pursue a relationship with Nick. Meanwhile, Eric thinks that Bridget's baby was the only reason why Nick and Bridget stayed together. Bridget tells Nick that she wants to right all the wrong that was done – and says that he's free to be with Brooke. Felicia is concerned that maybe Nick and Bridget would not be the best home for Dominick with all that has happened. Later, Dante calls Felicia wanting to meet with her to discuss baby Dominick's future. Felicia is curious as to why Dante suddenly has an interest in baby Dominick.