Palmer forces Vanessa to make another expensive sacrifice, while David refuses to apologize to Leo for showing him the truth about their mother. Later Greenlee asks for Leo's help with Ryan, and Leo tries to show her that Ryan will never care for her the way she cares for him. Later, Leo is horrified when he overhears Vanessa make a biting remark to Becca.
Meanwhile, Eugenia warns Gillian that her secret love affair with Ryan could wind up hurting a lot of people. Later, Ryan and Gillian have another secret meeting, and Ryan comes up with a way for them to be connected at all times. But his play almost backfires, when Greenlee comes close to intercepting Gillian's email to Ryan.