As Chelsea wonders if Nick will tell her about his investigation into the Lonely Splicer, Roman decides to make his move on E.J. While Lucas and Sami are on their way to ski, they get caught in a blizzard. When Hope and Patrick are talking, she refuses to go away with him, which causes him to kidnap her. Later, when Bo gets a call from Chelsea, he realizes that he lost the trail of Patrick. After E.J. and John pull guns on one another at the boathouse, Marlena and Will learn that John went after E.J. Elsewhere, Nick and Abby are concerned that Chelsea will learn they’re an online couple.