Maria rushed to the hospital where Meg and Ben argue and Meg asks Ben if he's falling back in love with Maria again. Maria asks to see Ben. Ben went to Maria who begs for forgiveness. Maria's memory is back and she asks Ben if he still loves her. Ben told Maria he does just as Meg walks in. Sara admits to Casey she told Meg what happened between Ben and Maria.
Annie deals with the mystery caller who asks for a million dollars. The caller wants Annie to entertain a business client. Annie reluctantly agrees. Decked out in only whipped cream, she opens her hotel room door to Gregory.
Cole told Caitlin he wants to make another baby. AJ is visited by, Francesca who told him she has decided to stay in Sunset Beach. Cole arrives to talk business with AJ and Francesca arrives to talk business with AJ and Francesca arrives in her trademark towel.
Ben realizes that Maria appears to think she fell off the boat only a few hours ago. Meanwhile, Meg walks in on Casey and Sara updating Carmen and Antonio about Maria's accident and takes full responsibility for what happened. Carmen lashes out at Meg, but Ben intervenes and comes to Meg's defense. Sara wonders if Casey blames her for Maria's accident. A disappointed Casey reminds Sara that she broke her promise to him and yes, he does feel that she is at fault.
Cole is furious when he learns that Francesca decided to stay in Sunset Beach. When AJ and Francesca inadvertently touch, both feel a spark. Francesca remains curious about the secret Caitlin and Annie are withholding from Cole. Francesca leaves a message, allegedly from Annie, for Caitlin that "Cole knows". Caitlin freaks out. Annie realizes the blackmailer warns the jig is up, and Gregory told Annie that he has a surprise for her.