Daniel gets Nicole to admit that she knew her baby was dead before she ever saw Jennifer that day. Nicole ends up running off to the town square and stands at the top of the steps with a scalpel in her hand. John arrives at the cabin to find Kristen already there. John thinks she has broken in but Kristen says she still had a key that Alice gave her. Sami realizes the Nick and Gabi are an item and asks Nick if he is still interested in a job at Countess W. Marlena apologizes to Sami for demanding that she quit Countess W. Sami is surprised but happy and informs Marlena that she has been unable to get a hold of Kristen for hours.
Nicole threatens to cut herself with the scalpel as Daniel tries to talk her down. Nicole eventually drops the scalpel but tries to jump before Rafe and Daniel stop her. Tad brings around a new girl and tries to claim responsibility for Sonny and Will being together but the two are still not speaking after the incident with Lucas. Kristen tells John that all she wants is his forgiveness.
Jennifer considers letting Nicole off for falsely accusing her. E.J. and Abby bond over this loses. Chad tries to provoke Nick in front of his parole officer. Marlena arrives at the cabin to see Kristen sleeping on John's shoulder. Kristen ends up with John's money clip and asks Brady to return it to John.
Hope tells Nicole she is not being charged because Jennifer told the D.A. she didn't want to press charges. Gabi faints and Nick insists on bringing her to the hospital where she gets the news that she is pregnant. Sonny and Will make up. Nicole is in the town square crying when she sees Eric Brady.
Nicole is shocked to see Eric back in Salem and even more shocked when she sees Eric in a priest clerical outfit. Sami is with Gabi when Gabi gets the news that she is pregnant. Gabi quickly realizes that Will is the father of her baby. Will and Sonny have sex. John defends Kristen to Marlena. Kristen tells E.J. that she will step aside as Countess W so E.J. can be in closer contact with Sami.
Sami covers for Gabi with Rafe. Eric reveals to Nicole that he became a priest. Gabi tells Will that she is pregnant with his baby. Brady takes John's place on the church charity board.
Jennifer tells Daniel about a new study that may help him get back in the operating room. Daniel pretends to be grateful but throws away the research which Jennifer later finds in the trash. Jennifer goes to Daniel's to confront him and he tells her he doesn't want to get his hopes up. Sami warns Eric about Nicole. Later, Eric finds Nicole crying and offers to talk. Brady and Kristen get into it again and after Kristen leaves she is attacked in the town square. Brady shows up and pulls one guy off of her but is attacked up another. Marlena is surprised when John reveals he quit the church board and Kristen resigned from Countess W. Chad and Abby spend time together with Theo.
Kristen tries to call John to tell him that Brady is in the hospital but Marlena keeps intercepting the calls and deleting the voice mails. Kayla tells Hope that Bo and Caroline may be coming home earlier than expected since Caroline's treatment is going well. Gabi tells Will that she is considering having an abortion.
Marlena has to admit to John that she deleted Kristen's messages about Brady which causes the two to get into an argument. Sami tells Rafe that Gabi is pregnant. Will tells Gabi that he will support her decision to have an abortion but they need to borrow money from Sonny. Lucas apologizes to Sonny.
Rafe tries to track down Gabi after learning she is pregnant from Sami. Sami is also the one that tells Nick that Gabi is pregnant. Will and Gabi end up getting the rest of money from Lucas who thinks it is for a class project. Jennifer hosts a book club with Hope, Billie, Kayla and Adrienne. Later, Hope warns Eric about Nicole after hearing Nicole confide in Eric.
Rafe and Sami rush to stop Gabi from having an abortion. Nicole tries to apologize to Jennifer. Maggie confronts Jennifer about putting pressure on Daniel to do something about his hand.
Gabi can't go through with the abortion. Nick realizes that he is not the father and accuses Gabi of sleeping with Chad. Kate confronts Stefano about sending Kristen with the divorce papers. Marlena sends a text message from Brady's phone so you can snoop around her hotel room.
Nick is getting ready to tell Chad that Gabi is pregnant thinking that Chad is the father when he suddenly backs off. Later, Chad tells E.J. he wants revenge. Rafe learns that E.J. is Sami's new boss. Brady sees the text that Marlena sent Kristen from his phone and arrives at Kristen's room to the two women fighting for Kristen's tablet. Brady convinces Kristen to allow Marlena to read her journal if she has nothing to hide. The journal reveals nothing sinister but Marlena feels that it is a set-up.
Brady convinces Kristen to not tell John about Marlena breaking into her room. Later, Brady eavesdrops on Kristen's confession to Father Tobias. Maggie is furious when she finds out that Daniel is going ahead with the injection even though it could make his tremor permanent. Caroline returns from her treatment. Eric offers Nicole a job at the church as a secretary and encourages her to apologize to Daniel.
Brady continues to listen in on Kristen's confession to Father Tobias over hearing her confess to having feelings for someone. Eric encourages Caroline to make amends with Daniel over switching the paternity test. Later, Daniel and Jennifer return to the hospital for a test to determine if the injection work but Daniel is unable to hold and squeeze two objects so the injection didn't work for Daniel. Nick suggests being the father to Gabi's baby.
Jennifer feels guilty that Daniel's treatment didn't work and he won't be able to practice surgery again. Sami and E.J. get help on their lipstick campaign from Johnny. Nicole moves into the convent. Nick and Gabi make their suggestion to Will that Nick continue to be the babies father. Kristen and Brady have sex.
Sami is not happy when she discovers Nicole is working at the church with Eric. Eric points out that Sami has made several mistakes similar to Nicole's in the past. Kristen immediately regrets sleeping with Brady. Marlena finds a tube of lipstick in John's pocket and realizes it must be Kristen's and heads to Kristen's hotel room. Rafe wonders why Will is continuing to be involved with Gabi's decisions about her baby.
Kristen sees Marlena walk in on her and Brady having sex but mentions nothing to Brady. John apologizes to Marlena about not telling her that he went to see Kristen. Rafe witness a close moment between E.J. and Sami. Kristen reveals her true colors to E.J. Will runs into Eric and tells him that he is gay but Eric says he is not going to judge him.
Maggie asks Daniel to go to Smith Island to restock the medical supplies as a way to let him have some time to himself. Nicole overhears Maggie telling Hope on the phone where Daniel has gone and follow him to the island. Jennifer also finds out where Daniel is and heads to the island as well. It becomes clear that Kristen is only using Brady and is upset when she finds out Marlena didn't tell John she saw her and Brady in bed together. Eric continues to have dreams about Nicole.
Marlena refuses to tell John about Kristen and Brady. Later, Kristen is upset that her plan isn't working and tries to convince Brady to come clean with John about their relationship. Nicole and Jennifer argue over Daniel. Daniel asks to speak to Jennifer alone and the two argue when Jennifer collapses. Sami apologizes to Eric for over reacting about Nicole.
Daniel has to preform an emergency appendectomy on Jennifer. Sami volunteers to plan Gabi's wedding. Sonny tells Chad that he is sick of hearing him talk about Gabi unless he is going to tell him what he did.
Daniel realizes that his hands are no longer tremoring. Maggie shows up at Jennifer's to apologize and finds out from Abby that Jennifer went to the cabin. Caroline offers to host Gabi and Nick's reception at the pub. Gabi tries to convince Sami that she wants to get married but a justice of the peace but Sami doesn't believe her. Nicole realizes the Daniel has always loved Jennifer. Chad tells Sonny that Gabi hired Andrew to stalk her and he ended up kidnapping Melanie.
Sonny gives Gabi the cold shoulder after finding out her involvement in Melanie's kidnapping. Sonny asks Justin questions about the agreement Chad and Nick signed saying they would turn Chad is for assault and Gabi in for kidnapping. Justin warns Chad about using Sonny to get revenge. Brady leaves his gift for Kristen on a table and John finds it. Marlena seeks advice from Eric. Gabi and Nick meet with Eric for their pre-marriage counseling.
John finds the gift that Brady was planning to give Kristen and gives it to her at her hotel room assuming it is a harmless gift of thanks after Kristen doesn't press charges on Marlena for breaking into her hotel room. Daniel gets the all clear that the medication worked. While planning the wedding the topic of how far along, Gabi is comes up and Hope is shocked when Gabi says she is further along than what Nick said.
Nick is able to cover when Gabi accidentally reveals how far along she really is in her pregnancy. Jennifer remembers telling Daniel she loved him when she was groggy. Will wonders why Sonny is being so negative about Gabi.
E.J. has Johnny and Sydney donate gifts that his employees gave to them to Toys for Tots. Marlena recruits Hope to help see if Brady really has feelings for Kristen or if they are just sleeping together. Jennifer tracks down Daniel to tell him she did mean what she said when she was coming out of surgery.
Lucas interrupts Jennifer and Daniel's kiss. Lucas questions Jennifer moving on so quickly after Jack. Sami almost overhears Kristen talking about Brady to E.J. Marlena almost tells John about Kristen and Brady.
Jennifer catches Brady and Kristen kissing but agrees to keep their secret. Kristen realizes that Hope knows about her and Brady. Chad tells Sonny that he cannot tell anyone else about Gabi or he could go to prison for beating up Nick. Issues arise at Nick and Gabi pre-cana with Eric.
Eric continues to have nightmares. Will thinks Sonny has figured everything out about Gabi but quickly realizes he hasn't figured out that Nick isn't the father. Nick and Gabi continue their pre-cana meeting with John and Marlena. Marlena wonders why Gabi hasn't told the rest of her family the news.
Rafe tracks down a penguin gift for Sydney. Abe thinks E.J. is being influenced by the wrong sister. Eric confides in Nicole about what happened in Africa.
The residents of Salem celebrate Christmas. Kristen pretends that she came up with a gift of a rare photo from one of Brady's favorite photographers all by herself. Eric gives his first Midnight Mass service.
Jennifer reads the Christmas story as the hospital. Victor is the hospital Santa Claus. Lucas invites Billie and Kate to Jennifer's for Christmas day. Chad and E.J. drop by Kristen's while Brady is still there. Lucas donates to a charity in Sonny's honor.
Maggie tries to convince Daniel to put off his date with Jennifer. Jennifer overhears only part of their conversation and cancels the date pretending to be sick. Rafe tells Sami that he is done waiting around for her to make a choice between him and E.J. Nicole asks Eric to spend New Year's Eve with her but he is busy volunteering but invites Nicole to volunteer as well which she turns down. E.J. asks Sami to be his date to the party in the town square. Nicole suggests to Rafe they spend New Year's Eve together. Chad and Abigail continue to flirt.
Nick rubs Kate the wrong way with his over the top demands for taking a job with Mad World. Marlena is sick of keeping Kristen and Brady's affair under wraps and sends John to Brady's office knowing that the two will be there. Daniel shows up at Jennifer and the two have their date. Will has a dream about Gabi and Nick refusing to allow Will to see his son and begins to have second thoughts.
John is shocked and angry to walk in on Brady and Kristen starting to have sex in Brady's office. Marlena immediately regrets sending John to Brady's office. Kate expresses her dislike of Nick to Will. Gabi is preparing to tell Eric the truth about the baby when Will sends her a text.
Nicole acts drunk and jumps on E.J. to distract him from Sami while Rafe spends time with Sami. Chad drops by to spend time with Abby and Jennifer as they play board games. Jennifer sneaks away to surprise Daniel at the hospital. Kristen reveals to John that she has been using Brady for revenge.
Gabi asks Sonny for a clean slate to start the new year. Will confronts Nick about his gay boy comment. E.J. surprises Sami with a romantic dinner at his office. John and Marlena try to convince Brady that Kristen is using him. John and Brady start throwing punches.
Sami is livid upon learning that Brady and Kristen are in a relationship. E.J. fears that Kristen's stunt has ruined his chances with Sami. Nicole apologizes to Eric for how she acted when he suggested she volunteer on New Years.
Rafe tries to talk Sami down as she is still upset over Brady and Kristen. John realizes that Marlena knew about Brady and Kristen which is why she gave him the idea to go to Brady's office. Jennifer and Daniel prepare for their date night when Daniel gets an unexpected guest, Chloe.
Chloe drops a bombshell on Daniel by telling him that he is Parker's father. Kayla gets a call from Stephanie. Sami confronts Brady and Kristen. Jennifer gets held up on her way to her date with Daniel by Abby's split wine and Lucas needing her help. John and Marlena argue about Kristen and Marlena's knowledge of her affair with Brady.
Daniel is confused by Chloe's revelation. Chloe explains they had a DNA test run twice that showed Philip could not be the father of Parker. Kayla arrives and fills Daniel in on more details, that when Stephanie had Ian look up the test results Stephanie had taken a phone call and Ian changed the results to Philip. When Caroline changed the results to Daniel she was actually changing them back to the real father. Will hosts Nick's bachelor party at Common Ground and a comment is made about Gabi's due date. Will realizes that Cameron knows the Nick couldn't be the father. Gabi tracks down Cameron at the hospital and he tells her he cannot say anything but does ask her if both Nick and biological father know the truth. Someone listens in on Gabi and Cameron's conversation. Jennifer continues to run into obstacles to get to Daniel's this time tripping over a box as she was running out the door.
Someone continues to lurk on Gabi as she tells Nick that Cameron knows. Chloe vows to get Daniel back. Sami is surprised to learn Nick took the job with Kate.
Kate returns from her vacation after learning about Parker. Chloe tells Daniel that she got a job in Salem and will be staying. Gabi tells Abby that she can invite Chad as her date to the wedding. Rafe surprises Gabi and Nick with a Honeymoon trip. Sonny surprises Will by asking him to move in.
Gabi and Nick's wedding ceremony begins and things appear to be going smoothly until Chad stands up and says he has an announcement. Chloe finds a ally in Anne for bringing Jennifer down.
Chad announces to everyone at the church that Nick is not the father of Gabi's baby. After Rafe tries to attack Chad, Hope pushes them out to the hall. Chad thinks the Andrew is the father while inside the church, Will admits to be the father. Abby feels used by Chad. Sonny leaves upset when hearing the news and Will tries to track him down.
Sami continues to rage to Gabi and Rafe blames Will for the whole situation. E.J. takes the opportunity to be Sami's shoulder to cry on. Abby confronts Cameron about knowing the true paternity of Gabi's baby. Jennifer tells Chad she is glad that Abby saw his true colors before she fell any deeper for him. Nick overhears Lucas confessing to going to prison for Will.
Hope equips Marlena with a broach that has a hidden camera to catch Kristen admitting her plans so they can show Brady and John. Kate tells Jennifer about Chloe's history as a prostitute. Brady tells Victor and Maggie about his relationship with Kristen.
Chloe finds out that Nicole and Daniel were in a relationship while she was away from Salem. Kate tells Jennifer about Chloe being a prostitute. Nicole overhears Kate gloating to Billie about telling Jennifer and rushes to tell Chloe. Kristen realizes that Marlena's broach is recording their conversation so she doesn't give up anything but as Marlena leaves Kristen writes on a piece of paper that she knows what Marlena is doing. Brady later finds the piece of paper in Kristen's trash. John finds and listens to the audio of Marlena and Kristen's conversation.
After Nicole warns Chloe that Jennifer knows she was a prostitute, Chloe rushes to stop Jennifer from telling Daniel. Jennifer almost tells Daniel about Chloe but decides not to. Chloe decides to beat Jennifer to the punch and tells Daniel herself and has Anne help her set Jennifer up by having a Child Protective Services number on Jennifer desk. Sami corners Will into talking to her about Gabi and the baby. Kristen makes up a lie about the piece of paper that Brady finds in her trash. Later, Brady has a fainting spell and Kristen worries that it may be her fault since she set up the mugger who ended up attacking Brady. John is upset when he finds out that Marlena kept the secret so Kristen would stay away from John.
Chloe's plan ends up backfiring when Daniel realizes that Jennifer wouldn't lie to him. Nicole gives Gabi advice. Sami encourages Will to claim the rights to his baby. Nick seeks advice from Justin about custody but Justin soon realizes that Nick's is only concerned by Will being gay and refuses to represent him. E.J. gets a lawyer for Will.
Nick tries to pressure Will to give up his parental rights. Gabi has a doctor's appointment and doesn't tell Will but Will ends up arriving just in time to hear that they baby is a girl. Abby refuses to listen to Chad's apologies. Sami and E.J. argue with Rafe about Gabi and Will.
After seeing the sonogram, Will tells Gabi and Nick he will be a part of his daughters life. Later, Nick tells Gabi that they will be getting married the following day. Things are getting hot and heavy between Sami and E.J. when E.J. pulls away saying that he wants to wait until things are perfect. Chad apologizes to Cameron for eavesdropping on his appointment with Gabi. Will tries to make amends with Sonny.
Eric asks Brady and Kristen to step down from the church's advisory board. John decides to leave Salem to figure out what to do about Brady. Chloe suggests to Daniel that she and Parker move in so the two can bond as father and son.
Chloe suggests moving into Daniel's apartment with Parker. Later, Daniel leaves and lets Chloe stay because Parker is sleeping but he leaves his phone behind and Chloe reads a text from Jennifer saying she will be coming over. Chloe takes some of Parker's food and puts it on her hair and shirt so when Jennifer comes over she sees Chloe in one of Daniel's shirts. Nicole tries to help expose Kristen to Brady by stealing files off of Brady's computer.
Billie tells Kate that she is looking for a job and will be leaving Salem. Nicole downloads Titan information to a flash drive and plants it on Kristen's computer. Brady returns to Kristen's hotel room while Nicole is still there but Nicole is able to hid. Chloe continues to try and break up Daniel and Jennifer.
Billie informs Kate that she has accepted a job in Europe. Brady finds the Titan documents on Kristen's computer. Kristen leaves the hotel room when Brady won't listen to her and when he catches up the two realize that they were planted their by Nicole. Brady confronts Nicole about what she did. Later, Brady runs into Marlena who confesses to wearing a wire when she talked to Kristen. Marlena tells Brady that Kristen figured her out and wrote her a note which makes Brady realize that Kristen lied to him about the note he found in her trash. Rafe convinces Gabi to hold off on the wedding much to Nick's dismay. Nick does some research and realizes that Lucas took the blame for Will shooting E.J. and Will walks in on Nick talking to himself.
Sami professes her feelings to E.J. and tells him that she will not give up on him. Rafe arrives at Sami's apartment to confront her about yelling at Gabi. Brady returns to Kristen's room that tells her that she knows her lied to him about the note. Brian and Sonny kiss. Nick realizes that Will was the one that shot E.J. and not Lucas.
Chloe works to stop Daniel and Jennifer from going away for a romantic evening. Rafe warns Sami to stay away from Gabi. Rafe tells E.J. good luck with Sami telling him she only returned to E.J. because of what happened with Gabi. Sonny and Brian are getting hot and heavy when Sonny pulls away telling him that it would be just sex and nothing more.
Chloe calls Daniel and lies to him telling him that Parker will not quit crying. Brady drops by the mansion and notices that Parker is fine and later runs into Jennifer who mentions her weekend away was ruined by Parker being upset and Brady tells her that Parker looked fine when he saw him. John visits Stefano and questions him about Kristen. Nick plots to expose that Will shot E.J. and not Lucas. E.J. and Sami make love.
Sami continues to badger Brady about Kristen. Kristen plants the idea of marriage in Brady's head. Rafe learns from Johnny that Sami and E.J. spent the night together. Gabi sees the scar on Nick's back and questions him about it but he shuts down and refuses to talk. Cameron and Abby have a date.
Hope arrives at the church to question Nicole after someone filed a complaint of corporate espionage against her. Neither Brady nor Kristen filed the complaint when Victor arrives and announces he filed it. Hope convinces Victor not to press charges since Nicole only stole the files to try and get rid of Kristen. Julie accidentally reveals to Gabi that Nick was stabbed in prison. Sami warns Rafe about Gabi trying to keep the baby away from Will. Later, Rafe tells Gabi what Sami said about a possible custody suit and Nick over hears. Kristen again tries to convince Brady about marriage even suggesting a secret wedding. Kristen tells Stefano that even if it was secret she would find a way to make it public so she could dump Brady publicly like John did to her. Will returns Sonny's apartment key and suggests they just be friends.
Jennifer seeks Nicole's advice with Chloe and Nicole tells her to not let Chloe gain any information she could use against her. Sami is upset when she finds out that Johnny asked Rafe for a new FBI jacket. Chloe plots ways to renew Jennifer and Daniel's next date. Sami and E.J. both encourage Will to get a paternity test. Will reluctantly brings up the subject with Gabi and Nick. Gabi is offended but Nick says it is a good idea. Nick buys surveillance equipment to try and get Will's confession recorded.
Jennifer lies to Chloe about where she and Daniel are going on their date. Chloe and Anne team up to try and spike Jennifer's drink with something that will make her sick but they realize that Jennifer lied. Chloe arrives at the Kiriakis mansion to find that Parker has a fever. Kristen pretends to act drunk. Nick sends a text message to Lucas from a disposable phone telling him he knows that Will shot E.J. Will remembers telling Tad about the shooting when he was drunk.
Kristen continues her plan to fake being drunk to try and convince Brady to marry her. Chloe tells Daniel that Jennifer said they were staying in town. Jennifer puts together that Anne helped Chloe try and frame her with the Child Protective Services number. Eric and Nicole argue when he catches her dressed sexy and going out. Marlena and Stefano are both unhappy to hear that Sami and E.J. are back together. Later, Sami finds an engagement ring in E.J.'s pocket.
Sami anticipates E.J.'s proposal. Angry over their former loves, Kate and Rafe find comfort with each other and sleep together. Nicole opts not to leave the church for a night out but continues to fantasize about Eric. Daniel confronts Jennifer about lying to Chloe about wear they were going to be that night.
Brady tells Kristen that he is keeping a secret from her which is the reason he cannot marry her. Both Daniel and Jennifer are disappointed when they haven't heard from the other being unaware that Chloe took the message and throw it away. Nick tells Hope about Will asking for a paternity test. Nick also asks about what is admissible in court. Rafe and Kate decide not to talk about sleeping together. Will receives a package in the mail.
Brady confesses that he is scared to make a commitment to Kristen because of Arianna and Madison's deaths. Kristen begins to have second thoughts on her plans with Brady. Will receives an iPod from Sonny and thinks that this may be his way of wanting to get back together. Gabi worries that Will and Sonny reuniting could cause issues for her since Sonny knows about what she did to Melanie. Victor sends Caroline flowers. Sami and E.J. meet for lunch where he gives her a set of earrings. When Sami returns to the office she finds flowers and the ring box.
Sami is left embarrassed when she realizes E.J. wasn't proposing to her but giving her a pitch for a new ad campaign. Kate and Rafe team up to question Nick's motives. Abby hides from Cameron that she is a virgin and was a member of a club called the golden circle in high school. Later, Cameron questions a nurse at the hospital about the club.
Chloe pushes Victor to the edge so he will throw her out. Daniel agrees to let Chloe stay at his place. Kate and Rafe ask Nick to wait until the baby is born to get married but he balks at the idea. Stefano realizes that Kristen has developed feelings for Brady. Eric thinks that Nicole still has feelings for Lucas. Lucas warns Daniel to stay away from Jennifer.
Brady suggests to Kristen that they move in together and Kristen is ready to break it off with Brady when Brady is interrupted by a phone call. Kristen is clearly upset when Marlena comes across her and tells her that it won't be long before Brady dumps her. Kristen decides that she has to go through with her plan to humiliate Brady. Jennifer shows up at Daniel's to find Chloe who informs her that she is moving in. Abby warns Daniel not to hurt her mother just as Jennifer returns. Jennifer and Daniel argue about Chloe moving in and Daniel tells Jennifer that he will be staying in a hotel room until Chloe can get a place of her own. John calls Marlena but tells her that he isn't coming home anytime soon and promptly hangs up on her. Hope tells Nicole that is doesn't matter if she leaves the convent Eric won't stop trying to get her to change.
Julie overhears Gabi asking Cameron about the risks of a paternity test. Julie goes to confront Sami about pushing for the test and Will tells Sami to back-off. Sami cannot resist and confronts Gabi again about the test at the Pub. Eric is attacked by a thief on drugs and Nicole interrupts and is taking hostage. Nicole balks at giving the thief her necklace. Maggie tells Daniel that Jennifer left him a message at the hospital and he realizes he never got it. Jennifer asks Daniel to not having any contact with Chloe. Abby finds out that Cameron knows about the golden circle club.
Sami's argument with Gabi causes Gabi to have abdominal pains. Gabi is rushed to the hospital where everything appears to be fine until Sami goes to apologize and sends Gabi into pre-mature labor. Maggie confronts Chloe about trying to get Daniel back. Daniel tells Jennifer he cannot cut off all ties with Chloe because of Parker. Nicole tells Eric she loves him while he is unconscious after the thief hit him in the head with a cross. Abby admits to Cameron that she is a virgin.
Everyone gangs up on Sami for sending Gabi into premature labor. Cameron and Kayla are able to get Gabi's contractions under control and tell the others that it was a result of being dehydrated. Sonny shows up at the hospital after over hearing Lucas's phone call from Sami. Kristen tells Brady that she cannot move in with him because she promised Stefano she would move back to the mansion. Brady and Kristen argue over the idea.
Nick lays out a warning to Sami. E.J. realizes there is something between Rafe and Kate. Sonny finds the note Will wrote after receiving the Valentine's Day gift and the two reunite. Nicole tells Eric that she is planning to leave town. Kristen makes up a lie that Stefano's health is failing which is why she needs to move into the mansion and Brady eventually agrees to move in.
Kristen is talking on the phone to Stefano telling him he will have to lie for her and Brady overhears. The thief returns to the church and tries to strangle Eric. Eric is able to talk him down and convinces Roman to have him put in rehab to detox. Nick shows up at Sonny's and demands that Will sign away his paternity rights telling him that he knows about Will shooting E.J. years ago. Stefano tells John that Brady is moving into the mansion with Kristen and John decides it is time he heads home.
Kristen gives Brady a sob story about her time away from Salem and how she owes Stefano for saving her. Brady agress to move into the mansion with Kristen but when he tells Marlena she is not happy. Nicole nearly witness Rafe and Kate in a close moment. Eric asks Abe to help with set up a prison ministry. Daniel refuses to cut ties with Chloe but later confronts Chloe about messing with Jennifer. Chloe realizes that Jennifer said something to Daniel and tries to pull one over on Abby. Chloe and Abby end up getting into an argument in the town square.
Chloe uses Jack to get under Abby's skin as the two argue in the Horton Square. Sami tells Lucas that she thinks Nick has something on Will and Lucas says he will take care of it. When Lucas shows up at Will's room he realizes that Nick knows about the shooting. Sami decides to use what she knows about Gabi's involvement in Melanie's kidnapping to get Nick to back off Will. Eric asks for Hope's help with his prison ministry and she suggests getting someone involved who is ready to be released. Father Matt suggests that Nicole go to confessional and when she does she is unaware that Eric is on the other side.
Sami attempt at counter Nick's blackmail backfires when E.J. won't reveal what he knows about Gabi because it would also get Chad into trouble. Nick has a notary come to the hospital with paper's for Will to sign away his parental rights. Jennifer, Daniel and Abe arrive to break up the fight between Abby and Chloe. Abe had called the police but Chloe says she won't press charges against Abby for grabbing her. Chloe suggests to Daniel that her mother come to visit and help take care of Parker. Eric reveals himself before Nicole can confess she has feelings for him in the confessional. Gabi picks the name Arianna Grace for the baby to honor her sister and baby Grace.
Sami offers to stay away from the baby if Nick will agree not to make Will sign the papers but Nick refuses. Jennifer insists the Daniel not have any contact with Chloe. Chloe recruits her mother to help win back Daniel. Sonny tells Will that he doesn't think Nick's reasons have anything to do with Sami but everything to do with Will being gay.
Sami asks for E.J.'s help to take care of Nick. Kate and Rafe discuss the status of their relationship. Hope and Eric meet with an inmate named Vargas about helping with the ministry program unaware of he was the one who attacked Nick. Will confronts Nick about his true reason's for keeping Will away from the baby. Kristen asks Chad to move into the DiMera mansion.
Sami and E.J. develop a plan to have Nick sent to prison and get the evidence he has against Will destroyed. Will is shocked when Nick admits that he wants to keep Will away from the baby because he is gay not because of Sami. Rafe tells Gabi that when Nick was attacked he told the police he didn't know who did it. Vargas agrees to be a part of the prison release program but he is planning to seek revenge on Nick. Chloe tries to get information on Jennifer from Nicole but Nicole refuses. Chloe realizes that Nicole has feelings for Eric when she notices Nicole misspelled six as sex on a poster featuring Eric.
Kayla and Maxine push Daniel and Jennifer back together at Maxine's nurse of the year celebration. Anne keeps tabs on the situation for Chloe. Nancy and Chloe plot to break up Daniel and Jennifer but Nancy warns Chloe that even if succeed it doesn't mean Daniel will love her. Nicole continues to evade Eric's questions. Maggie and Victor find out that Brady is moving into the DiMera mansion. John shows up at the mansion just as Brady and Kristen are fooling around.
John gives Brady a memento from his time with Brady's mother. Roman provides Marlena with a shoulder to cry on just as John enters the coffee shop. Abby confides in Chad about what Chloe said to her about Jack. Anne finds a way to break up Daniel and Jennifer's moment. Later, Jennifer has a run in with Nancy. Daniel is spent after arguing with Jennifer and returns to his hotel room where Chloe visits and takes advantage of a drunk Daniel. Stefano makes his way back to Salem.
Sami tells Lucas her plan to get Nick sent back to prison. Sami and Lucas break into the storage room using Roman's access card. John acts jealous when he sees Marlena with Roman. Kristen calls John on his gift to Brady. Stefano warns Brady not to hurt Kristen. Chloe slips Daniel one of Nancy's sleeping pills and sets it up to look like her and Daniel were together when Jennifer shows up.
Chloe sets it up to look like her and Daniel have had sex when Jennifer arrives at his room. Later, Chloe worries that she put to much of Nancy's medication in his drink. Kristen confesses to Stefano to flirting with John as part of her revenge plot when Brady walks down the steps. Rafe returns to the evidence room after recognizing Sami's perfume. Sami suggests to E.J. that they let Rafe in on what Nick is doing to Will but E.J. is not sure Rafe can be trusted to help Will.
Jennifer slaps an unsuspecting Daniel across the face. Chloe realizes that she must of dropped the pills in Daniel's room and Nancy makes an excuse to go to his room to retrieve them. Chloe heads off to Jennifer's to tell her that when she walked into Daniel's room it wasn't what it looked like and that Chloe was there to get an item she left when she returned Daniel's hospital badge and when she got to his room he was passed out drunk. Kristen sees Brady in the mirror and is able to cover by telling Stefano that she loves Brady. Will considers telling Gabi the truth about Nick but decides against it when he finds out she is marrying Nick the next day.
Sami wants to involve Stefano in their plan to set up Nick but E.J. thinks they should only use Stefano as a last resort. Kate and Rafe continue to sleep together. Brady and John meet up for breakfast and Brady wonders if John is just playing him. Chad drops by the DiMera mansion to see Stefano but is still reluctant to move in. Nick confronts Will about going to see Gabi.
Brady questions John's motives about being open to him and Kristen. Brady comes to the conclusion that the reason John over reacted on New Years was because he still had feelings for Kristen. Later, Kristen takes the opportunity to shove her and Brady's dinner with John in Marlena's face. Marlena realizes that John is planning something. E.J. asks Sami to move into the mansion with him telling her that it could be the only way to get Stefano to help them with Nick if they need his help. Nick and Gabi are married at Jennifer's house just as Vargas is released from prison. Nicole expresses her concerns over Eric's safety to Caroline.
Nancy worries about Chloe's overall game plan. Daniel tells Maggie that he will be leaving town for a few days for a medical conference but Maggie hopes he doesn't leave with things so up in the air with Jennifer. Marlena tries to get information out of John about his plan for Kristen. John eventually admits to Marlena that he is not giving Kristen a second chance but he doesn't want Brady to know that. John realizes that the door to his room was left a jar and when he pulls it open Brady is standing there. Abby catches Cameron trading money for something in the hospital waiting room.
At first, Brady doesn't let on that he heard much of what John and Marlena were discussing but soon he explodes and tells them he heard everything. Brady rushes back to the DiMera mansion where he proposes to Kristen. John blames Marlena for Brady finding out his plan. Maggie warns Chloe about messing with Daniel and Jennifer. Abby stops Anne from entering the hospital waiting room where Cameron is exchanging a large sum of money with another man
Brady proposes to Kristen and she accepts. John tries to mend fences with Brady. Abby tells Daniel that Jennifer went to Smith Island to be alone. Kristen shows up at Jennifer's and runs into Daniel. Kristen spills all about how Chloe set it up to look like Daniel and Chloe had slept together and Daniel rushes off to Smith Island. Nicole shows up at Daniel's to put Chloe on notice but gets into it with Nancy. Nick finally reveals to Gabi that Will signed away his parental rights. Hope mentions Nick to Vargas.
Daniel shows up at the cabin and tells Jennifer what Kristen told him. They both realize that Chloe has been playing them and they make love. Chloe works on her plan to run into Daniel at his medical conference but when she calls the hotel she finds out that Daniel cancelled his reservation. E.J. works on recruiting Sonny into their plan while Sami tries to work Will but he doesn't want to involve Stefano. Gabi demands answers from Nick about how he got Will to sign away his rights. Gabi decides to go straight to Will. Nicole thinks Vargas is at the church to fix the heat and makes comments to Eric about the ex-con coming to live there. Vargas realizes Nicole could be an obstacle.
Chloe is devastated after seeing Jennifer and Daniel together. Nick shows up at the coffee house and he and Sonny quickly get into a physical fight before Nick pulls away realizing that a fight could get his parole revoked. Will tells Gabi she doesn't know know everything about Nick. Kristen tells E.J. and Sami about her engagement to Brady and Sami has to bite her tongue to keep her true feelings inside.
Will notices Sonny's hand is hurt and Sonny admits to punching Nick when he called him a homophobic name. Will decides to let Sami help bring down Nick. Kate overhears Sonny telling Adrienne that Will signed away his parental rights. Nick opens up more to Gabi about his experiences in jail including being the cause of Vargas getting three additional years. Cameron nearly misses his breakfast date with Abby.
Kate slaps Rafe thinking that he knew all along about Will being forced to give up his rights. Once Kate realizes that Rafe just found out the two begin getting closer and Sonny walks in and catches them. Marlena runs into Brady at the town square and the two get into a yelling match when John shows up. Kristen uses Brady's phone to text both John and Marlena and they all meet in the two square. Abby pulls away from Cameron just as things are getting hot and heavy.
Chloe has a new plan that she is putting into motion with Nancy's help. Chloe and Nicole get into a yelling match outside the pub. Daniel goes to talk to Chloe after his romantic time at the cabin with Jennifer. Kristen apologizes for trying to set up Brady, Marlena and John. Brady notices someone lurking outside the DiMera mansion. After Brady leaves the guy Kristen hired to mug her and knock Brady out shows up at the mansion. Rafe and Kate decide to end their relationship after Sonny finds out. Sonny doesn't tell Will that he saw Rafe and Kate together.
Chloe uses Parker to force Jennifer to break-up with Daniel telling her that she won't tell Daniel see Parker if he is with Jennifer. Victor stuffs his feelings about Kristen down in order to maintain his relationship with Brady. Kristen is blackmailed by the guy she hired to mug her several months ago. Vargas gets sympathy from Nicole when he has trouble finding employment. Eric offer Vargas a part-time job at the church as a handy man.
Chloe reveals to Jennifer that she sent Nancy out of the country with Parker and if Jennifer doesn't break up with Daniel he will never see Parker again. Daniel sees Kate's bracelet that she forgot at Rafe's and puts two and two together. Nick has a run in with Vargas.
Daniel is shocked when Jennifer does an about face and breaks up with him saying things are moving to fast and he could never replace Jack. Will tells E.J. the true reason that Nick is keeping him from his baby. Vargas reminds Nick that he still owes him from their "deal" and he will be collecting soon.
John asks Sami for help in keeping an eye on Kristen while she living at the mansion but Sami turns him down. Kate confronts Nick over how he got Will to sign away his rights to the baby. Sonny admits Rafe and Kate's affair to Will. Sy gives Kristen an envelope with photos to try and get money out of her but Kristen refuses so Sy goes to Marlena. Daniel doesn't understand Jennifer's sudden change of heart and when he arrives home lashes out at Chloe.
Sonny is getting ready to tell Will about Rafe and Kate when they both arrive. Kate eventually admits to Will that she is seeing Rafe. Kristen recruits E.J. to help distract Marlena while she takes care of Sy, giving him $5000 in exchange for the photos. Chloe tells Jennifer that she needs to do more to break Daniel's heart. Chad asks Cameron if he wants to spend time with him and Theo that night. Cameron tells Chad he has to work a double shift but later Maxine tells Chad the doubles are against hospital policy. Chad asks Abby why Cameron would lie and he realizes that she has concerns about Cameron as well.
Jennifer breaks up with Daniel in front of several hospital staff including Chloe and Maggie. Lucas arrives at the DiMera mansion angry to find out that she has moved in without telling him first. Lucas threatens to sue for full custody of Allie and Sami has to admit that it was to get Stefano's help bringing down Nick. Later, Sami tells E.J. that she told Lucas and E.J. is upset. Abby and Chad trail Cameron to a club in Chicago.
Chloe shows up at Daniel's and tells him she saw everything at the hospital and Daniel starts to kiss her but pulls away. Kristen gives John a box of photographs and John wonders what she is trying to tell him. Abby returns to the club for her purse and sees that Cameron is a stripper. Eric worries that he may be transferred but later finds out it was a mistake.
Hope tells Brady and Kristen that they may have caught the mugger. Kristen worries that if it is Sy he will rat her out for hiring him. Brady doesn't recognize the guy they caught but Kristen insists it is him. Hope asks the two to go through their mug shot book and Brady recognizes Sy. Sy doesn't feel Kristen gave him enough money and prepares to go to Victor with the info he has on Kristen. Daniel ends up finding Nancy's passport. Lucas is thrilled to hear Jennifer broke up with Daniel
Sy approaches Victor via telephone call that he has information on Kristen. They end up being caught off and when Victor tells Maggie about the call she figures it is about money. When Sy calls back Victor refuses his offer. Kate questions Gabi about Will signing away his rights. Nicole figures out the Chloe was somehow behind the break-up. Daniel sees Nancy's passport and asks Rafe to do some digging. Roman confronts Brady about Kristen. Kristen warns Sy to get out of town now that their is an APB out on him for the mugging.
Jennifer seeks advice from her mother. Rafe confirms to Daniel that Nancy and Parker were in Brazil and not New York. Nicole confronts Chloe about her involvement in Daniel and Jennifer's break-up and later warns Daniel. Daniel is able to put together that Chloe used Parker to force Jennifer to break-up with him. Will warns Sami that E.J. may of had ulterior motives in having her move into the DiMera mansion. Sonny tells E.J. that he is willing to help bring Nick down. Kate tries to get Gabi to sign a document guarantee that Will can see the baby and his name be on the birth certificate but it ends up blowing up in her face when both Nick and Rafe arrive.
Sami tells E.J. that if she feels he is getting pulled back in by Stefano they will move back out. Anne over hears Abby and Chad talking about Cameron and shows up at the strip club. Jennifer tells Laura about how she broke up with Daniel and that Chloe blackmailed her. Daniel confronts Chloe about using Parker to break him and Jennifer up. Chloe denies knowing Nancy took Parker to Brazil but eventually admits to it and tells Daniel he has no legal rights to Parker.
Daniel is able to talk Chloe out of taking Parker away forever. Abby and Chad work to stop Cameron from going on stage since Anne is in the audience intent on destroying his career as a doctor after he tore into her. E.J., Sami, Will and Sonny strategize about how to bring down Nick. Nicole and Vargas has dinner at the Pub where they run into Nick. Vargas tells Gabi that he was in prison at the same time as Nick.
Sami insists to Rafe that she had nothing to do with Kate's plan to have Gabi sign the papers. Jennifer returns home thinking Abby needs her and finds Daniel. Daniel tells Jennifer that he found out what Chloe did. Chloe shows up at Jennifer's telling Daniel and Jennifer that she knows what she has to do next. Sy has someone deliver the picture to Victor but Kristen intercepts it not knowing that it is a photo of her paying off Sy. Nicole and Vargas kiss.
Caroline helps E.J. set-up his proposal dinner with Sami. Chloe tells Daniel and Jennifer that she is leaving town to seek treatment and asks Daniel to take care of Parker. The envelope with the picture of Kristen paying off the mugger is nearly opened by Victor, Brady and Kristen herself as they are looking at art proposals. Later, Brady runs into Marlena and asks for her help as well.
Sami accepts E.J.'s proposal and the first person they run into is Lucas who isn't happy to hear the news. John gives Kristen a baseball jersey in hopes to stir up memories of their time together. Rafe tells Gabi that he was seeing Kate and later makes a peace offering to Kate. Nick tells Gabi they have to remain on their toes after a ruin in with Vargas.
Kristen frets over the gift from John and the envelope with the picture in it. Kristen is getting ready to leave the mansion when she runs into an upset Brady. Kristen almost assumes the worse than realizes it is because Stefano moved Brady's car. Caroline recognizes Cameron from the strip club but assures him that his secret is safe with her. Hope confronts John about how he is treating Marlena. Ciara finds the picture of Kristen on the floor of the coffee house. Will tells Brian that he and Sonny are a couple and he needs to stop flirting with Sonny. Abby worries that Anne will expose Cameron.
Abby is still worried that Anne will expose Cameron. Annie apologizes to Abby for being rude to her and Jennifer but Abby thinks something is up. Maxine overhears Anne asking to see a hospital administrator about an important personal issue and alerts Abby. Ciara finds the envelope with the picture in it. Kristen tries to track down the envelope and even digs around in the dumpster but thinks the garbage truck already took it away and is happy. Brady confronts John about giving Kristen the jersey from their little league coaching days. Cameron tells Abe to mind his own business when Abe worries about Cameron having an extra job.
After being alerted to Anne looking for the hospital administrator, Abby tracks them down and over hears Anne telling Mr. Burns that one of the hospital doctors is working at a strip club and wants to drop in on the club to catch him in the act. Jennifer and Abby come up with a plan but need Maxine's help. Ciara recognizes Kristen from the picture. Eric walks in on Vargas and Nicole making out in his office. Nicole gets mad at Eric and storms out. Later, Nicole invites Vargas to her hotel room and the two continue what they started at Eric's office but Nicole calls out Eric's name.
Anne is shocked to see Daniel on the stage instead of Cameron. Mr. Burns is annoyed that Anne dragged him to the club but continues to wait. Jennifer and Abby's plan was to recruit Daniel, Brady and Rafe to join Cameron on stage. At the end they hand Mr. Burns an envelope of money for the pediatric wing. Mr. Burns agrees not to fire anyone. Vargas tells Nicole that she used Eric's name but Nicole tries to deny it. Vargas realizes Nicole has feelings for Eric but Nicole gets upset the throws him out. Father Matt also questions if Eric's feelings for Nicole go beyond friendship.
Jennifer gets her job back at the hospital much to Anne's dismay. Hope has to disappoint Ciara when Bo cannot return home. Brady has to calm Ciara down and Ciara tells him that she knows something about Kristen. Eric asks Nicole to stay working at the church. Kristen gives John back the jersey and John realizes he has gotten under her skin.
Ciara almost shows Brady the picture of Kristen giving money to Sy when Hope interrupts and scolds her for gossiping. Later, Brady arrives at Kristen's office to find John and the two nearly have it out when Kristen stops them and tells Brady she asked John to come to give him back the jersey. Sami and E.J. decide that it is time to put their plan into motion with Stefano to frame Nick. Sonny gets information on which room Nick and Gabi are staying in. Nick makes a comment to Hope about Sonny and Will but quickly covers.
The plan to frame Nick is put into action as Stefano agrees to help. Ciara gets in trouble at school for being preoccupied with the envelope. Later, Ciara runs into Kristen in the town square and gives her the envelope. Vargas gives Nick $30,000 in cash and tells him to triple it.
Sami and Sonny are nearly caught in Nick's room. Adrienne is able to distract Nick along with a text from Sonny himself. Sonny takes all of Nick's jump drives to delete Will's confession. Sami ends up taking the $30,000 from Nick's room. Hope interrupts just as Kristen is getting ready to open Ciara's envelope. After Ciara leaves, Kristen opens it to find a card to Bo. Brady realizes that she must of mixed up her envelopes. John continues to ignore Marlena. John reveals to Victor that his plan is to have Brady catch him sleeping with Kristen. Meanwhile, Kristen tells Stefano that her plan is to sleep with John and be caught by Brady.
Nicole overhears Vargas calling Nick about the money and Vargas threatens to tell Eric about Nicole having feelings for him. Later, Nicole overhears Abe telling Eric that the success of the prison release program hinges on Vargas. E.J. seems the money that Sami stole from Nick. Cameron's credit card is denied and he tells Maxine he will have to cancel his date with Abby. Maxine tells Daniel about Cameron's situation and Daniel ends up giving his tickets to an all expenses paid dinner to Cameron and Abby. Kate gives Sami a gun.
Nick realizes that Sami must of been the one that stole the money when Maggie tells him that Sami, Lucas and Allie were over at the mansion. Nick goes to Sami's office where E.J. has to pull him off of Sami. Gabi arrives back at her room to find it destroyed. Cameron tells Abby that he is going to quit stripping. Nicole warns Vargas not to hurt Eric.
Sami overhears Stefano telling his mole at the police station to bring all the evidence related to E.J.'s shooting to him. E.J. asks Justin for help in destroying Stefano. Kate breaks up with Rafe after fearing Stefano has found out about them. Gabi tells Nick that she is leaving unless he tells her what is going on Nick is able to talk his way out of trouble with Gabi.
Anne is still intent on destroying Jennifer even with Daniel's warning that he will go to the hospital board with the information Chloe told him. Kristen goads Eric into getting upset and tells her that he won't be attending the wedding. Brady shocks Kristen by giving her paperwork to fast track an adoption. A mysterious person breaks into Jennifer's house.
Sami tries to get her hands on the evidence Bernardi has stolen from the evidence lock-up. Ciara hides and important envelope about a prisoner's release in Hope's office so they are not delayed in going to the zoo. Kristen is shocked by the adoption process Brady has started and feels guilty over her plans for him. Later, Kristen reminisces about her time with John and locking Marlena in the secret room. E.J. finds the gun that Kate gave Sami.
Bernardi refuses to hand over the evidence to Sami. Maggie asks Daniel to talk to Brady about his drinking. Jennifer is surprised by JJ's sudden arrival. Later, Daniel gets a less than warm welcome from JJ. John and Kristen discuss old memories. Vargas harasses Nick about his money.
Nick grabs Sami and demands his money back. Sami continues to act like she doesn't know what he is talking about and even pulls her gun on Nick. Nick pulls out a recording of Will's confession telling her that he had more copies than what was on the flash drive that he knows she took. Sami is forced to hand over the money and Nick goes to work investing it for Vargas. Rafe gets Will to admit how Nick got him to sign over his rights to the baby. Daniel has a hard time figuring out JJ. Jennifer gets a call from the head master telling her JJ was kicked out for selling drugs. Brady nearly catched John in the secret room with Kristen. Later, John takes Kristen's pearl necklace. Abby tells Cameron that she is ready to take their relationship to the next level.
Rafe confronts Nick about trying to prevent Will from being the babies life and that he intends on telling Gabi. Nick in turn confronts Will about telling Rafe and hurries to twist the info for Gabi before Rafe can tell her. The FBI jacket that Rafe wanted comes in and Rafe arranges for E.J. to pick it up. E.J. makes a mysterious phone call. Later, Rafe is attacked. Sami cannot help but talk to Stefano about the evidence. Sonny and Will tell Kate they were saddened to hear she broke up with Rafe.
Kate finds Rafe beaten in the alley. Will and Sonny think Nick is acting suspicious when they arrive at the hospital with Gabi to see Rafe. Kate confronts Stefano thinking that he had Rafe beat up but after Kate declares she was in a relationship with Rafe it is obvious that Stefano had no idea. Kayla offers Nathan the resident liaison position.
Gabi gives the okay for the doctors to put Rafe in a medically induced coma. Hope finds the FBI jacket that Rafe was going to give Johnny and suspects the E.J. could be behind the attack. Nick gives a lame albi when Will and Sonny question him. Abby helps an understaffed Chad at the coffee house. Chad asks Abby if they still have a chance.
Residents of Salem begin to learn of the attack on Rafe. Brady accuses E.J. and Stefano of being behind. Kristen begins to break and tells Brady that she cannot change that she is a DiMera. Jennifer confronts JJ about the real reason he got kicked out of boarding school. JJ tries to stick to his story that it was his roommate but eventually concedes that he gave a friend his roommates contact info so he could buy weed. Marlena tells John that she is done and he tells her to file for divorce.
Kristen tries to push Brady away after having second thoughts about her plan. Hope continues to investigate Rafe's attacks and E.J. is her number one suspect. Gabi tells Hope that E.J. was at the pub waiting for Rafe. JJ is clearly annoyed seeing Jennifer and Daniel kissing. Daniel lends JJ his iPod he got from Melanie and JJ returns it broken. Sami tells Lucas about Rafe and Kate being an item. A man hangs out by Rafe's hospital room.
Kristen drops her hotel reservation so John can find it. Eric tells Brady he will not be attending his wedding to Kristen after seeing how the relationship has destroyed Marlena. Nicole tries to change Eric's mind by inviting him to be her date. Ciara and Johnny fight over the envelope and Johnny is able to steal it out of Ciara's backpack. Gabi tells Hope about seeing E.J. at the pub making a mysterious phone call. Sami begins to doubt E.J.'s innocence. Nick and Gabi run into the man that has been stalking around Rafe's hotel room.
E.J. is offended when Sami asks him if he had anything to do with Rafe's attack. Gabi and Nick are held up at gun point by Jensen and forced to a cabin with Sonny and Will following. Sonny is able to distract Jensen while Will is able to untie Gabi. Hope finds out that Ciara hid a prison release alert and seeks Vargas help with information. Vargas tells Hope that Nick was attacked by Jensen in prison and when Nick spoke out Jensen got three month in solitary and promised revenge. Chad asks Abby to go to a amusement park with him.
E.J. still refuses to tell Sami who he was talking to on the phone. Later, E.J. meets up with Justin telling him his phone call was about his plan to destroy Stefano. Vargas gives Hope information that Jensen used to live on Smith Island. Gabi goes into labor and Sonny has to help deliver the baby. Sami accuses Kate of setting up the attack. Will has to hide when Jensen returns to the cabin. Will takes a chance and tries to knock Jensen out. The two end up fighting over the gun and Will is shot. Just as Jensen is getting ready to shoot Nick, Hope arrives and kills Jensen with one shot.
Sami realizes that Kate only broke up with Rafe because she really does care for him. Will is barely alive and rushed via helicopter to the hospital. Sonny is able to get Arianna breathing by patting her back. Everyone rushes to the hospital after hearing the news about Will. Nick feels guilty that Will was hurt trying to save him.
Sonny sits by Will's bedside as he recovers and tells him his feelings as Sami and Lucas listen at the door. JJ continues to be annoyed by Jennifer and Daniel and Abby confronts him on it. Daniel treats Brady to dinner while Jennifer brings pizza to Kristen to celebrate the night before their wedding. John and Kristen continue to set their traps for each other hoping that Brady will find them in bed together.
Brady decides he wants to surprise Kristen at her hotel room but Daniel and Jennifer both convince him to let her have sometime alone. John arrives at Kristen's hotel room and their separate but similar plan to have Brady catch them in the act begins but Brady's has unknowningly dropped his cell phone when he is talking to Nicole. Johnny tells Marlena that he took something from Ciara and he shows Marlena the picture of Kristen paying off the mugger. JJ gets high with one of his friends and they let the air out of Daniel's tires. Nicole supports Eric as he lets out his frustration over permits for the school the church is building.
Marlena frets over what to do with the picture finally deciding to show Brady. Brady initially refuses to listen to Marlena but she tracks him to the DiMera mansion. Kristen pulls away from John deciding that she cares to much for Brady to hurt him. Kristen shows up at the mansion just as Brady sees the photo. Nick brings Arianna to see Will.
Kristen tries to lie her way out of the photo saying that Marlena must of photo shopped it. Kristen begs Brady to forgive her telling him that she couldn't go through with sleeping with John for revenge because she realized she loved Brady. Brady points out that she shouldn't have to realize it just now and she was obviously stringing him along. Brady leaves Kristen crying on the floor. Gabi freaks out when she cannot find her baby unaware that Nick took Arianna to see Will. Nick admits to Maggie that he was raped in prison and she encourages him to tell Gabi.
Kristen tells Marlena that John was all over her until she called him off. Eric asks Nicole if she feels comfortable at the rectory remembering Johnny's comment about how she looked at him. Nicole evades the question and demands an apology. Later, Nicole runs into a distraught Brady in the park and keeps him company. Nick admits to Gabi that he was raped in prison and that he blackmailed Will because he was gay. When Sonny and Sami bring Arianna back to the room the nurse comes with the birth certificate. Nick tells her that it will have to be redone so Will is listed as the father.
JJ cons Jennifer into giving him money. Later, Daniel almost overhears JJ talking to his friend about buying weed to get their business going. Nicole stays with Brady all night in the park and convinces him to go see Maggie. Hope cannot hold Kristen without more evidence. Marlena tells John she doesn't want to know about what he did with Kristen.
Sami goes to Hope to demand answers about how Jensen was released and no one was notified. Hope tells Sami that a letter was sent to her and Ciara hid it. As Sami lays into Hope for leaving her daughter alone in her office, Hope has to inform her that she left Ciara with Sami that day and Sami was the one that left Ciara alone. Sami blames herself but Hope comforts her and insists that she is not to blame. Kate visits Rafe unaware that Stefano is lurking in the shadows and was the one that silenced Rafe's alarms. Brady wakes up to find Kristen in the Kiriakis living room. Kristen is set on getting Brady back but he tells her she ruined everything and demands she leave. Cameron asks Abby on a date but she tells him she already has plans with Chad.
Daniel's car is vandalized again and Daniel begins to suspect JJ but he doesn't tell Jennifer about his suspicion. Jennifer confronts JJ about not giving the money she gave him to Daniel for breaking his MP3 player and Parker's train set. Later, Jennifer also begins to suspect JJ when Maggie tells her she saw JJ in the hospital parking garage. Kate is irate and accuses Sami and E.J. of stealing MadWorld's anti-aging formula. Kate also realizes that Sami is jealous of her relationship with Rafe. Stefano commissions Bernardi to make sure Rafe doesn't wake-up from his coma. Gabi visits Will in his room and Will tells her to give Nick a chance. Abby tells Cameron that she has plans with Chad but that it isn't a date. Chad is touched when he finds out that Arianna's middle name is Grace after his daughter.
JJ arrives at Daniel's apartment while Abby is babysitting Parker to try and con money out of her telling her it is to see a movie while it is really to buy drugs. Abby asks JJ to watch Parker while she gets the money. JJ puts on his music and doesn't even see Parker enter the room and get on a chair to try and get a plane on the bookcase. Daniel arrives back at the apartment to see Parker on a chair and grabs him before he is hurt but grabs JJ and starts screaming at him. Will and Gabi sign Arianna's birth certificate. Gabi tells Nick that when she is released from the hospital she won't be returning to the Kiriakis mansion. E.J. eavesdrops at Kate points out to Sami that she obviously still has feeling for Rafe. Stefano tells Bernardi to take care of Rafe. Chad sends a video of Sami to Sonny's phone and the video is also accidentally sent to Adrienne when Sonny wants to send her a video of Arianna.
Jennifer arrives at Daniel's apartment in time to see Daniel grabbing JJ. After Daniel explains, Jennifer sides with Daniel and lays into JJ was being irresponsible with Parker. Kristen and Nicole have a confrontation in the town square. John admits to Marlena that he has feelings for Kristen. Bernardi returns to Rafe's room to complete his assignment for Stefano. A gun shot goes off and Sami is holding a gun as Bernardi collapses.
Kristen and Nicole get into a physical fight over Brady in the town square. Brady arrives and breaks the two up. Kristen attempts to talk to Brady but he tells her to stay away from him. Marlena tells John that she is through with him. Everyone rushes into Rafe's room when they here a gunshot. Sami explains that she shot Bernardi when she saw him raise a scalpel to hurt Rafe. Abe tells Hope that they didn't find any scalpel or knife on Bernardi.
No one is able to find the knife that Sami said she saw Bernardi holding. In the hospital waiting room, Sami unknowingly befriends Bernardi's wife, Marge. Later, Roman has to deliver the news to Marge that her husband didn't make it. John tries to explain to Brady why he did what he did. Kate tells Will and Sonny that Sami shot a detective and she was the person who gave her the gun.
Bernardi's wife, Marge demands to know how Sami knows her husband. Sami eventually admits she was the one that shot Bernardi. Will and Sonny ask Gabi to move in with them. Jennifer confronts JJ about being the one that vandalized Daniel's car and he denies it.
Jennifer gives a press briefing to some reporters and one reporter is particularly rude and accuses Jennifer of covering up things about the shooting. Turns out that reporter is being paid by Anne. Eric considers cancelling his trip to the capitol because of Sami. Nicole pressures him not to do that because it could hurt the school. JJ overhears Cameron talking about drug samples and gets an idea about how to make money. Jennifer realizes that Daniel still suspects JJ of vandalizing his car. Stefano makes a quick get away out of town. Kristen meets with a man to plot against Marlena.