Nikki walks in and says well hello. Victor wonders why she's there. Nikki tells him she thought she got some good advice from Kay, but now she's not so sure. Ramona says she doesn't understand what is going on, but ... Nikki replies neither do I, don't feel like you're alone and leaves. It's too complicated for TGVN to explain to Ramona. Ramona apologizes, Victor apologizes, then he says he is who he is. Ramona reminds TGVN that when he was in NM, he told her Nikki was his whole world. Right now he feels angry with her. Ramona tells him anger could lead to wounds that may never heal. This time Ryan interrupts. Ryan is to check out the NM land tomorrow. While Ramona talks to Ryan, TGVN has more flashbacks, and surprise, surprise, Victor has decided Ryan should stay on GC. Victor calls home and tells Nikki that a business matter has come up and he is leaving town tonight. Nikki asks if he will be back in time for Thanksgiving, and when he isn't sure, she hangs up n him.
Sharon and Laird have made some progress. Laird still has his nose out of joint over Nikki's snub. Sharon really lays it on thick to smooth the ruffled feathers. After he leaves, Sharon wonders why Nikki didn't meet with him. Sharon and Cassia go up to the main house to update Nikki on the decisions they made and Nikki snaps at them. Sharon tells Nick about Nikki not meeting with Laird. Nick is sure whatever is going on, it's nothing to worry about.
Bye Bye Gracie
Grace stops by to say good-bye to Cassia. Sharon tells Grace she can't forget or forgive her, but she will always be grateful she found Cassia. Grace brought a stuffed animal, then tells Cassia she is being transferred. Cassia asks if she has to, then tells her she will miss her. Sharon tells Grace good luck. Nick gets home before Grace leaves, and he wonders what is going on. Grace tells Nick she wishes him the best and leaves. Nick hopes Grace learned her lesson.
Diane's freezer escapade
Diane bluffs the lab tech, gives her Victor's phone number, and the lab tech relents. They don't have delivery this late, but Diane says just find a way to get it there, I'll make it worth your while. Diane goes home just in time to see the freezer delivery guy. What a use for Hope's old room! Diane snaps at Marissa when she walks in. Marissa came back because she was worried about Diane acting so weird. Diane tries to get rid of her again, then orders her to leave. Diane lies and says she has a date coming over. Ding dong. The lady from the lab shows up and Marissa says you are not Diane's date, and leaves. The lab tech apologizes and takes the Vicicles to their new home away from home. Fan mail
Nick agrees it is not just Vicki, he thinks the fan mail is a little off. Neil, Ross and Gary come in and Nick reads it to them all. Ross advises her not to mess around and call the police. Vicki is afraid of the adverse publicity during the Christmas season and refuses. They put off counter strategy on the Jabot move until after the holiday. Neil and Nick try to convince Vicki not to ignore it. Neil comes with the idea of asking Paul to check it out. Vicki agrees to this. Later, when Vicki is alone, she keeps glancing at the fan letter.
At CL, Gary asks Ross if he really thinks Vicki is really in danger. He made a big deal out of it, to show Vicki she can count on him. It's all part of his campaign.
The fan writes another letter. The camera pulls back, but all we see is a backwards baseball cap and an ear.
Mac and Brock
At Crimson Lights, Billy gives Mac grief for working all the time instead of getting to know her dad. She gets in a good one with I should listen to you, because you're such an expert on family relationships. Raul comes in and wonders if they're fighting again. Raul came by to split a piece of cake. Mac tells Raul what Billy said and is not too happy when Raul agrees with him.
Mac goes home and Brock suggests they have desert. Mac tells him she had cake for dinner. She tells Brock her stepfather is a loser. Brock asks about her mom, but instead of answering she asks Brock about his relationship with Amanda. Did you love her? Brock loved Amanda with all his heart. Mac wonders why it didn't work out. Amanda knew it would have torn him up to choose between her and his work. Mac tells Brock she respects him, then goes upstairs before either one can open up more.
Victoria is surprised when Nikki reveals that Victor has left town on business. Nikki denies that they argued about Brad before he decided to leave. Later, she's upset to learn that the company jet flew to New Mexico. Ashley and Jack are disappointed when John announces that he's inviting Jill to have Thanksgiving dinner with them for Billy's sake. Brad complains to Diane at Gina's about his relationship with Nikki. He reveals that he has heard nothing since telling Nikki about Victor's sperm sample. Knowing she has the sperm sample at her place, Diane advises him that she doubts Nikki will be having a child with Victor. After Diane leaves, Ashley sits with Brad who reveals that he's been thinking of leaving town. Just then, Nikki calls and, fed up with Victor, tells him that she wants to meet him at the Lodge where she's rented a room. Wanting to see Mac, Billy accompanies Raul to the Chancellor estate where they offer to help get Thanksgiving ready for the shelter. Billy apologizes to Mac for the harsh words he spoke to her the other day.