Lowell is forced to dismiss the charges against John when Jessica, Brody, Marty and Cole all confess to having stabbed Mitch. Furious that Nora outmaneuvered him, Lowell fires John. Meanwhile, Natalie tells Viki and Charlie that she’s the one who tried to kill Mitch. Everyone’s relieved when John delivers the news that no one will ever be prosecuted for stabbing Mitch. Bo and John recruit Brody to be their inside man in the police department as they work to bring down Mitch and Dorian. Mitch reminds Dorian that he’s the one calling the shots. Dorian’s wheels start turning when Charlie reveals he once tried to kill Mitch in a drunken rage. Stacy tells Kim about her ordeal with Mitch and Nurse Charles which resulted in Rex deciding to move back to the loft. Kim understands when Stacy asks her to move out and soon finagles an invitation from Clint to stay at Asa’s mansion. Todd’s temper flares when Cole asks Starr to move in with him. In Tahiti, Ross reveals himself to Danielle once she’s alone. Blair and Eli throw caution to the wind and start to get physical on Lowell’s desk. Todd adamantly refuses to allow Starr to move in with Cole but Blair convinces him they have no choice but to let her go or risk alienating her altogether. Starr says and emotional goodbye to her parents as she and Hope leave with Cole. Markko asks Langston to move in with him. Starr, Cole, Markko and Langston are surprised by their new living arrangement. Tea’s shocked to find Ross with Danielle. Ross is devastated to learn that Danielle tried to kill Todd. Staggered over the fact Danielle almost killed her own father, Ross reveals the truth and tells her she’s Todd’s daughter. Nora threatens to sell Asa’s mansion when Clint tries to sue her for millions of dollars in damages in their divorce settlement. Kim convinces Clint to back down and drop his suit against Nora in exchange for keeping the mansion. David confronts Kim. Matthew misses Danielle.
Danielle refuses to accept that Todd is her father. Ross and Tea, however, tell Danielle the entire story of how she was conceived and why Tea kept the truth from her. Ross tries to convince Danielle that she needs to return to Llanview to get to know Todd. Tea and Danielle strike a deal in which Tea won’t rat Ross out to the authorities if Danielle leaves with her. Mitch tells Todd he can solve all his problems with Starr, implying he’d eliminate Cole permanently if Todd were to push Jessica in his direction. Realizing just how sick and twisted Mitch really is, Todd sends him packing. Mitch warns Todd he made the wrong decision in not accepting his offer. David’s plan to expose Kim’s duplicity backfires when Clint applauds Kim for having his best interests at heart. After giving David the boot, Clint tells Kim he knows what she’s really up to. Jessica tries to be nicer to Stacy after Rex tells that Mitch is out to get her baby. Langston and Markko wonder if it’s really going to be possible for them share an apartment with Starr, Cole and Hope. Ford accepts Fish, Layla and Cristian’s offer to move in with them. Rex tells Gigi he’s moved in with Stacy because of Mitch’s threats. Schuyler confronts Stacy after learning Mitch went after her and the baby. Kyle walks in on Stacy and Schuyler’s argument just in time to hear that Schuyler, not Rex, is the father of Stacy’s baby. Blair gives Dorian the cold shoulder when she drops by but does tell her that Langston moved in with Markko. Langston and Markko realize they can’t share an apartment with Starr, Cole and Hope. Langston has a chance encounter with Ford while searching for an apartment. Markko catches Ford and Langston in close proximity. Blair can’t seem to get enough of Eli. David wants to sue Ford for a cut of the royalties he’s getting from an internet version of their failed reality show. Kyle and Ford have an awkward introduction.
Dorian’s left shaken after an encounter with John, who figures out that Mitch is threatening Dorian’s family. John warns Dorian that she’ll always be under Mitch’s thumb if she doesn’t turn on him. Stacy and Schuyler try to convince themselves that Kyle won’t tell anyone that Rex isn’t the father of Stacy’s baby. Fish tells Kyle he accepted Rex’s offer of a job moonlighting to protect Stacy and his baby from Mitch. Mitch torments Viki, Charlie, Natalie and Jessica at the Buenos Dias Café. Viki worries about Charlie’s state of mind when he storms off alone. David’s hopes for a fortune in internet royalties go up in smoke.