Stephanie apologizes for dropping the bomb that Ridge is Massimo’s son. She knows that she got pregnant that night on Massimo’s boat, but says she never gave it a thought back then because there was no physical evidence this was possible. Massimo thinks this is a sign that he and Stephanie should be together. Massimo feels robbed of the life he should have had, and wants to start it now with Stephanie and Ridge. Stephanie begs Massimo to keep their secret in order to protect Ridge. Brooke doubts that she or Bridget will ever see Deacon again. Megan believes Brooke is lying to herself, giving up so easily on a guy who had such an amazing impact on her life. Deacon says he is the luckiest man on earth because Bridget has given him another chance. Bridget believes Brooke’s interference caused many of their problems. Bridget also knows Deacon feels guilty about the other woman, but assures him that she still trusts him. Deacon and Bridget tell Brooke that they are not getting a divorce, and are going to make their marriage work.