Ridge assures Eric that Brooke loves Thorne and their marriage isn't over by a long shot. Eric isn't so sure that Brooke will be able to prove her love to Thorne, especially after losing his trust. Meanwhile, Brooke continues her attempt to seduce Thorne. She informs him that she wants to put this behind them so they can be together completely. Thorne tells her that he could have sex with her, but he can't make love to her. Their marriage is over and there's nothing Brooke can do to change that. Brooke begs for another chance. She won't let Thorne destroy their marriage because he's feeling sorry for himself. Thorne retorts that he would rather be alone than with someone who settled for him. He tells her to get dressed and get out. Kristen is grateful when Sofia says that she is happy for her, even though she does miss Antonio. Sofia points out that Kristen has tamed Tony; he is a man in love who is committed to Kristen now. Sofia admits that she will cherish her memories of intimacy with Tony. Elsewhere, Tony is devastated when the doctor informs him that he is HIV positive. The doctor tells Tony that with treatment he can live with the disease, but recommends re-testing to verify the results. Tony goes through a myriad of emotions, and wonders why he is being punished. He is distraught when he thinks about Sofia and Kristen. Taylor tries to convince Tony not to feel ashamed. The virus is the enemy - not its victims.