Despite suffering from excruciating pain, Andy refuses to take painkillers, fearing the pills are addictive. Andy tells Denise that she and Hope are the only things which keep him going. Denise goes to Ben and admits she can't tell Andy about the annulment because he needs her right now. Ben thinks giving Andy false hope about the marriage will hurt him later. Andy turns to Ben for help and decides to have the surgery. Kim wants Denise to keep quiet about her feelings for Ben until Andy has recovered. Ben is confident that after the surgery, Andy will be strong enough for Denise to leave him. Barbara and Hal arrive for brunch at Jack and Julia's. Jack admits to Hal he asked Molly about Carly, but insists he's committed to a future with Julia. Meanwhile, Julia confesses her insecurity about Carly to Barbara. Julia panics when a fax comes in from Carly. Jack reads the fax, which begs him to contact her. Jack rips it up and he and Julia make love. Later, Julia is devastated when Jack gathers up the torn pieces of the fax. Susan is stunned to discover that Emily hasn't turned Daniel over to Tom for their first day of joint custody. She urges her daughter to comply with the judge's wishes as Tom angrily calls the judge. Susan calls Tom, claiming the mix-up was all her fault and takes Daniel to him. Emily vows she'll never forgive her mother for taking Daniel away. Tom remains furious at Emily.