At Yuppy Puppy, Paul is surprised by Roses news that she signed her lease and that she is now partnered with Dusty. When Paul expresses hes uncomfortable with Rose partnering with Dusty, they argue. Paul leaves, upset that Rose doesnt seem to care what he thinks. Later at Java, Lily thinks Rose should respect Pauls feelings and Rose decides not to partner with Dusty. Paul sees a dejected Rose at Java. Mike and Molly argue over her game of show and tell. As they are about to reconcile, Dusty arrives and an angered Mike leaves. Dusty tells Molly hes not into being used. A rejected Molly puts on a hot dress and prepares for a night to mend her broken ego. While Rose is leaving Dusty a message that she is not taking his money, Dusty is beaten up by two thugs from Chicago who are looking for payment. Alison has her day in court and after a rocky start decides to accept the deal for six months in jail. In court, everyone is stunned when the judge sentences her to a year. Although she and her family are devastated, Alison accepts the one-year sentence.