Anna has drugged Governor Ford's food and taken a variety of pictures of him in compromising postions. Anna tells the Governor that she will give him all the pictures if he agrees to give Nicole the pardon. Nicole has called Rafe to her jail cell thinking that Anna isn't going to come through. Just as Nicole is getting ready to tell Rafe that Anna is the one who kidnapped Sydney, Joyce walks in and hands her the phone telling her that the wardon wants to speak to her. The wardon puts Nicole on with the Governor, who is still handcuffed to the bed with Anna holding the phone to his ear, and tells Nicole that he is granting her a pardon and she will be released that day. Nicole does a little happy dance and Rafe is confused as to how this could happen. Hope tells Justin that she is no fan of Carly but is glad that Melanie did the right thing. Justin returns to the Kiriakis mansion to have Victor sign a few things and is surprised when Henderson tells him that he has a vistor. Justin is even more surprised to see Adrienne standing in the living room. Adrienne tells him that Hope called and said he was in trouble and she got the first flight out. Hope arrives and Adrienne is upset that Hope lied and dragged her out to Salem for nothing and she storms off. Maggie questions Melanie about still having feelings for Nathan. Nathan wants to know what the letter said and is still upset with Stephanie for keeping it a secret and ends things with her. Steph warns Philip to look out for Nathan.