Taylor informs Stephanie that she will tell Ridge the truth the minute he gets back. Stephanie points out that Ridge will be livid and Brooke will use that to her advantage. Taylor thinks Ridge needs to see how desperate she’s become because of Brooke. Stephanie tries to convince Taylor to wait a couple of days, but Taylor feels her only choice is to come clean. She’s sure her bond with Ridge is so strong that he’d never leave her over this. On the Forrester jet, Brooke tearfully shares her heartache over her father’s betrayal. Ridge tries to comfort her, assuring her that Massimo and Stephanie will pay for what they’ve done. Brooke wants to know how Ridge will handle Taylor and her role in the deception. Ridge is upset that Taylor could have been so manipulative and self-serving. Eric confronts Massimo about Brooke’s accident and warns him to stay away from his family. Eric assures Massimo that he didn’t solve Stephanie’s problem; he just made it worse. Eric tells Massimo that he’s interfering with his family and warns not to underestimate him. Eric assures Massimo that when Ridge and Brooke put all this together, they’ll be closer than ever. Who will Stephanie have to thank for that? Ridge calls Taylor and says that he needs to talk to her alone.