Carly confides in Molly how disappointed she is that Jack didnt show up last night and vows to build a life on her own. Jennifer tells Hal that Barbara is out of town visiting Paul. Hal is startled by the news and reveals to Jen that she may be telling Paul of her plans to marry Craig. Bryant tries to comfort Jennifer and vows to turn the tables on his dad. Meanwhile, Craig receives a call from the syndicate demanding that he meet them at St. Michaels church. Craig comes close to being murdered in the confessional booth, but manages to stall the syndicate for one more week. Later, Craig is anxious to hear Barbaras answer to his marriage proposal. He is distressed to learn that she has left town to visit her son. Jack tries to gently break things off with Julia. When she remains in denial Jack is forced to tell her that he doesnt love her anymore. Just then, Hal arrives and informs Jack that Flashdance has died of an overdose!