Jim is irate after finding Edmund in his house with Beth. Edmund leaves and Beth tries to calm Jim by explaining that Edmund helped their family by furthering Phillip and Harley's reconciliation. When Jim realizes that Beth helped concoct a plan for Phillip and Harley with Edmund, he scolds Beth for using deception and manipulation. Beth argues that she would do anything for their family. Later, Beth calls Edmund to apologize for Jim's behavior, but is unsettled by Edmund's growing familiarity with her. Harley and Phillip return to Spaulding completely covered in mud. After seeing what happened at the press conference, Alan asks Phillip what he was thinking and accuses him of creating bad press for the company. A defiant Phillip insists that he did the right thing and flaunts his reconciliation with Harley in front of a furious Alan. Blake and Ross argue over his refusal to remarry her. Reva is shocked after hearing of Josh and Olivia's bathtub incident from Marah. Reva calls Josh and when he arrives, she threatens to take full custody of the children to protect them. Josh apologizes and wants to talk to his daughter, but Reva refuses to allow him to see Marah. Josh is livid after Reva locks him outside.