After Richard confronts his brother, Holly catches an explosive Edmund on videotape. Despite Edmund’s demands for the condemning evidence, Noah secures the footage and makes arrangements to get it to Springfield. Cassie and Reva have an emotional reunion. Later, Edmund is touched when Beth vows to stand by him and they make love. Although she hasn’t forgotten what has happened in the past, Michelle allows Maria to be part of baby Robert’s life. Claire is outraged when she sees Maria with Michelle in the delivery room. However, she quickly becomes distracted when Alan arrives with flowers for the new grandma. Claire is flattered by Alan’s lavish gift and later Alan and Claire make love for the first time.