Eric wants Stephanie to focus on their wedding, but Stephanie is convinced she'll find out what the big secret is once Taylor returns. She calls Taylor's father and is surprised when Jack tells her that Taylor left for home. Brooke tells Ridge that Taylor's back and it looks as if there's going to be a wedding between Taylor and Thorne. Taylor tells Thorne she lied: She can't live a lie and must tell Ridge the truth. Thorne breaks it to Taylor that Brooke isn't pregnant. Thorne realizes Taylor has made her choice and, hurt, leaves. When Stephanie phones, Taylor says there is something she needs to tell her. Stephanie agrees to come over immediately. Sheila calls James and wants him to come home soon. She hears the strange sound again. Lauren and Maggie are ready for phase two. Sheila hears the sound of children laughing and follows the sound to the new room, where she sees images of Jay Garvin, the doctor she killed, playing with his children.