Marcus hopes that Steffy will agree to marry him. Things heat up between Ridge and Brooke in the steam room. Rick informs Stephanie that if anyone will be leaving the company it is her. Steffy tries to let Marcus down gently. Stephanie bad mouths Rick to Eric after he goes on about how wonderful Pam's bikini is. Marcus and Steffy agree to remain friends. Eric is forced to come to a decision when both Stephanie and Rick want the other one out of the company. After Eric makes his decision Brooke wants to know who will be leaving.