Karen and Mack talk but she doesn't tell him that she doesn't have long to live. Abby receives a call from Scott who tells her that he has negotiated Lotus Point's water rights with Paul Galveston. Dr. Ackerman urges Val to take more pills. Val ends up going into labor. Michael and Eric end up taking Val to the hospital. Abby is furious when Gary goes to the hospital. Ackerman tells Val he's going to put her under anesthesia. Val gives birth and sees her babies and hears them cry. After Val wakes up, Ackerman tells her that the babies were stillborn. When Val insists that they are alive, Ackerman tells her that the sedative is playing tricks with her mind. Abby receives a telephone call from a man who tells her he will need the blood type of the babies' father and that he will contact her again soon.