Harley finds out that an important person in the Justice Department reprimanded Gus. Ross arrives at Company and asks Blake where she disappeared to, but Blake manipulates the conversation and offers to help Ross find an associate to lighten his workload. Harley confronts Gus about his being reprimanded and Gus defends himself. Vince Russo prepares Claire for her testimony, he tells her that she must tell the truth, but Claire is concerned about what that will do to her relationship with Michelle. Before she goes into the hearing, Gus tries to make Claire nervous. Claire loses her cool on the stand and reveals everything about how she helped Carmen fake her own death. Claire even says that if Danny killed Carmen he did it to protect Michelle. Meanwhile, Maria calls Danny to tell him that she is sorry for all the trouble he is going through with the investigation. Danny confides in Michelle that he suspects that Maria set him up and gave Gus the tip that led him to Carmen’s body. Maria makes an angry call to Carlos. In San Cristobel, Dax admits that he is responsible for Richard’s death. Cassie tells everyone who attends Richard’s service that she will be returning to Springfield after the funeral. Edmund eulogizes Richard and Cassie can barely contain her fury. Dax suggests she take a moment alone with Richard to say good-bye. She approaches his coffin and through tears expresses how she will always love him. While Cassie bids a tearful goodbye to her beloved Richard, he opens his eyes and in a low voice tells her not to scream.