The FBI faces a stand off with Crystal who refuses to let Megan go unless the FBI releases her boyfriend in exchange. During the wait, however, Megan manages to get Crystal to open up about her motive, which triggers a violent reaction and puts Megan in even more danger. Don wrestles with his conscience about decisions he made in an effort to rescue Megan.
Charlie and Amita decide to give romance a second chance, now that Amita is remaining at CalSci. Alan decides to stay put for the time being as he thinks he'll miss Charlie and Don. Larry feels guilty at not preventing Megan's ordeal.