Thorne listens in as Ridge tells Brooke that she was just building her case to get Deacon out of Bridget's life. Brooke decides that she is going to tell Thorne it was all a lie - even though it wasn't. She admits she's acknowledged a forbidden secret. Ridge stops her from saying it aloud. Brooke points out that they share something that Brooke will never share with another man. Thorne emerges from the shadows, unable to control his rage any longer. He tells Brooke and Ridge that they deserve each other. Taking off his ring, he informs Brooke that their marriage is over. Brooke follows him out in the rain as he takes off in his car. Ridge holds Brooke as she sobs. Tony assures Chad that he would never put Kristen in harm's way. Tony wants a life with Kristen, but wonders what will happen after Taylor reveals his secret. He finally realizes that Kristen has a right to know and doesn't care if she never speaks to him again because she needs to be told. He goes to see Taylor, promising that he'll be in her office for a test first thing in the morning. Kristen wonders why Taylor interrupted her evening with Tony, noting Taylor's preoccupation. Instead of getting into the real reason, Taylor explains what happened to Brooke and Thorne.