Brooke is stunned when she learns that Massimo was paying her parents to lie to her. When Stephen lets it slip that Brooke wouldn’t be safe if she stayed in L.A., an upset Beth notes that Brooke’s “date” with Massimo’s thug almost got their daughter killed. After Stephen reveals that the whole Forrester family was in on the plot as well, Ridge wonders if Taylor knew anything about it. Stephen apologizes for his mistake and asks Brooke’s forgiveness. A devastated Brooke wants her father to get away from her. Beth accuses Stephen of taking the money as payback for so many years of living in Eric’s shadow. Once Stephen leaves, Brooke breaks down in Ridge’s arms. Taylor asks Stephanie what it will do to Brooke’s family when she finds out that they’ve been lying to her. Stephanie insists that they were fighting to save Taylor’s family, but Taylor is disturbed that it will be at the cost of Brooke’s. Taylor is sure that Stephen Logan will pay a bigger price than anyone else will. At Spectra, Sally walks in all dressed up for a date. Clarke, Darla and Sofia note that Sally’s mystery man has brought a smile back to her face. Although Massimo is determined not to cause more heartache for Stephanie, Heidi points out that he’s clearly in love with Stephanie and always has been. Sally meets up with Massimo, who has forgotten that they were supposed to have dinner that evening. Sally tells Massimo that Stephanie is all wrong for him and notes that he needs to be with someone who is a little more “touchable.” Massimo explains that currently he is dealing with a crisis, but comments that Sally is giving him something to look forward to.