Kristen is alarmed when Tony informs her that his parents went to speak with Eric and Stephanie. They suspect impending disaster since both their fathers are used to getting their own way. Tony tells Kristen they can’t just elope because family is too important to them. Liliana assures Eric that they can trust Tony, but Eric insists he can’t trust him with his daughter’s life. Eduardo calls Tony to tell him that the meeting with Kristen’s parents didn’t go well. The priest suggests that if Tony and Kristen pray to God then he may help take away Eric’s fears. Rick can’t believe that Bridget is putting up with Deacon’s behavior, and is even more shocked when Bridget blames it on Brooke. Bridget says they’ll have to prove to everyone that Deacon wants this marriage just as much as she does. Brooke thinks Deacon conned her because she can’t think of any other way to explain his behavior. She tells Deacon that he will probably cheat on Bridget again, because he can’t resist temptation. To prove her point, Brooke lays a passionate kiss on Deacon. Deacon breaks away from the kiss, and tells Brooke that he’s committed to Bridget.