Thorne tells Eric about Brooke and Ridge's latest falling out and that he believes it is all Rick's fault. Stephanie informs Rick that even though she wants her son away from his mother the way he has gone about it is wrong. Stephanie continues that she is worried that if Eric finds out that she knows what he has done she could loose Eric forever. Brooke and Ridge run into each other on the beach at the place they first married. Stephanie tells Rick that Eric can never discover the truth.