Julia returns to Al's Diner for the first time since the hold up, but refuses to be spooked. Jack and Julia realize that the hostage situation has shown them how much they care about each other. Hal, Barbara, Jennifer and Parker share a family breakfast, but Jen is distracted by Bryant, who is outside. Jen sneaks out to see him and is scared when Hal follows. They are both surprised when Hal invites Bryant to join the family. Bryant uses the time to impress Hal and Barbara and get closer to Jen. Jack and Julia decide to live for the moment, but Jack can't help thinking of the past when he spots Parker. Jack and Julia realize it's been a year since they broke up and they have come full circle. Meanwhile, Carly is in an unknown locale, vowing to return to Parker and the people she loves. Henry tries to keep Holden in New York City due to a technical glitch. Katie is crushed when Holden decides to return to Oakdale to rectify it. Jake agrees not to reveal Molly's plan if she is honest about her motive. Molly admits she wants to get revenge on Katie and she wants Jake's help. They go to Molly's old apartment to look for clues and Molly fumes when she sees that Katie has completely taken over her life. Jake and Molly are surprised when Katie arrives.