Jack is shocked by Isaac's revelation that Carly was married to Lowe. Jack confides in Isaac his bad luck with Carly and women in general. The two men make amends over drinks. Isaac offers to help to try and track down Carly, and Jack is grateful. Confronted with the flyer and picture of Beloved, "Lily" scrambles to explain them both away. "Lily" convinces Holden that her strange behavior was due to posttraumatic stress because of the Faith ordeal, and they make love. In the afterglow, "Lily" declares that May 26, the day she returned home, should be their new anniversary. Holden seems troubled by the date. At the hospital, doctors decide to take Parker off the ventilator so he can breathe on his own. Jennifer is distraught by the seriousness of Parker's condition. Hal is stunned when Carly bursts into Parker's room! At the same moment, Parker miraculously begins to breathe. Hal attributes Parker's turnaround to Carly's return. Lisa informs a frantic Julia that Carly has returned to Oakdale. Julia is convinced her relationship with Jack is over, but Lisa urges her to pull herself together. Carly lets Jennifer have it after Hal explains how Parker ended up in the hospital. Barbara stands up for her daughter and accuses Carly of abandoning Parker. Hal comforts a sad Jennifer. Jack arrives at the hospital and comes face to face with Carly!