Nick and Sharon get lunch together at the coffee slop, alone. Nikki is watching Noah. They don't stay long as they both miss Noah. Victor is there when they return and he and Nick talk a little. Nick and Sharon take the kid home and Nikki offers Victor some advice; about Hope and Nick. Don't smother them, let them emerge on their own.
Kurt arrives to ask Hope to be in on the purchase of a security system and cameras for the clinic. She is overjoyed. She tells him of her plans to move out. Hope, are you asking me for advice? No Kurt, I'm just letting you know what is going on.
Jill tries to get Nina and Ryan together at Jabot. You two need to communicate! It doesn't work very well. Ryan leaves. Nina places a call to her doctor. Not available. Please refer me to someone. The name she writes down is Dr. Tim Reid.
Tricia and Megan rehashing about Ryan. Tricia is bound and determined to get Ryan to fall in love with her. Megan says she is crazy, wanting a man with so much baggage. Maybe I should tell Dad. Keith does come in but Megan keeps her trap shut. Later, Tricia visits Ryan at Jabot. Telling him that she *isn't* in love with him. She was just in love with the *idea* of being in love. Let's just be pals! We had a lot of fun together. We can hang out. But no mushy stuff. I'm *not* in love with you Ryan. He says okay, but we've got to keep it under wraps. I don't need Jill finding out.
Grace can't find a job. She goes to the coffee slop. Jay gets her coffee, on the house. He takes a break and talks with Grace. She tells him about needing a job and he just happens to have one! Waiting tables! Can you start tonight? Yes! She is so happy. She returns to Tony who tells her that she doesn't have any goals in her life. She can't see past tomorrow. What kind of life is this for you with this kid? Being a waitress? Grace tells him to shut up. They argue some more and Tony leaves.
Diane returns Jack's ring. If you think that we are playing by different rules, then I think you should take this back. After some discussion and Diane declaring her love for only one man, Jack; and Jack accusing Diane of having 'feelings' for her 'mystery' client. He accepts the ring back and she runs crying, saying "Nooooo!", from the room. Diane then visits Victor and he finally says that she can tell Jack that he is the 'mystery' client, as long as Jack continues to keep it confidential. Meanwhile, Jack is filling daddy in about the ring return.
Nina visits Dr. Tim (who now sports facial hair). They have a nice short session. Meanwhile, Jill tells Keith of her fears about Ryan and Nina's marriage failure. She vows to do whatever it takes to get them together. Later she presents Philip and Flo with a baseball ticket package in Chicago. You better get moving Florence, so you don't miss the first inning. (I smell a Ryan/Nina set up.)
Ryan and Tricia at the coffee slop. (Bryan Adams, 18 Till I Die playing in the background.) They end up dancing (who would have guessed it!!).
Grace is amazed at the prices that babysitters want (from the paper). She can't find Tony and Sharon is busy (little Noah has his first cold says Miguel). Tony does show up and Grace plays all lovey dovey to him. He agrees to watch 'the kid'.