Alex maintains that Malcolms death was an accident, but Phyllis reminds her that something made Malcolm very angry that night and hints that maybe Malcolm found out about Alex and Neil. Alex denies it, and cries out that Phyllis is heartless to attack her like that. Victoria demands that Phyllis leave Alex alone, but Phyllis insists she cant let it go. Nate wants to know why his dad didnt try to save himself, and Neil explains how Malcolm was a hero. Nate starts crying and runs into Neils arms. Mamie and Olivia admire the collage Alex made of Malcolms pictures. They are relieved that Neil was able to comfort Nate. Nikki feels things have been different with Victor since he returned from his business trip. Nikki assures Victor that she just wants to play it by ear and enjoy whatever time they have together. Victor agrees, and kisses her. Paul reveals to Isabella that he has a daughter named Heather, from a previous marriage. Paul goes on to explain the regret he feels about not being able to watch his daughter grow up. Although Isabella is initially shocked, she is glad that Paul confided in her. Paul is touched that Isabella is handling the situation so well. Larry hopes the party tonight will help make Mac feel better, but Amanda is afraid they have their work cut out for them. Larry watches with disapproval as Billy and Danielle flirt with each other. Amanda and Mac talk about her break up, and Mac admits it bothers her to see that Billy has already moved on. Mac also has an eerie feeling that someone is watching her when she is at the theater.