Mack travels to New York to speak to Anne. Olivia manages to sneak out into the barn and takes more drugs. After Olivia locks herself in the bathroom, Abby breaks down the door as Olivia attempts to flush the drugs she has left down the toilet. When Olivia steals money from her mother's purse they end up fighting. Olivia gives her brother an envelope and tells him it's her homework to give to her friends. Lilimea finds money in the envelope and brings it back to Abby. Brian ends up getting beaten up and Olivia forces her daughter to look at what her drug problem has caused. Olivia ends up giving her mother the rest of the drugs she has.
Episode number: 8x17 Production Number: 175317 Airdate: Thursday January 08th, 1987