Lila begins to have second thoughts about hiding the truth from Shane, who asks for his latest test results from Dr. Baxley. At the police station, Felicia accuses Grant of breaking and entering the Nikos penthouse. Overcome by fumes from the oven, Paulina collapses on the floor of Carlino's kitchen. After smelling the gas from the door, Jake rushes in and revives his friend, then hurries her to the emergency room. Alexander arranges for new living quarters in Bay City and instructs his operatives to ensure that the place was completely hidden from prying eyes. Though Lila suggests that they make the most of the time he has left, Shane gently reminds her that he doesn't want to repeat mistakes from the past. Later, certain she'll lose Shane to Vicky, Lila decides to remain silent about her ex-husband's miracle cure. Anxious to propose to Sofia, Nick seeks some advice from Josie. At the hospital, a tearful Paulina thanks Jake for saving her life. After Joe arrives, Paulina confesses that she forgot to light the pilot on the stove because she mixed a decongestant with several glasses of wine. Jake warns Grant to accept the fact that he will never gain custody of Kirkland. Recalling how Sofia conceived a plot idea for a new romance novel, Felicia gives Nick the framework for a perfect marriage proposal. Grant icily informs Alexander that instead of following orders he's now calling the shots. Lila asks Shane to move in with her. Nick's romantic plan went awry when he's suddenly arrested.
When Toni arrives to work in the morning she can't believe Nick was behind bars. She asks if this was some kind of joke. Nick tells her there was a misunderstanding. Toni tries to release Nick but notices he was also suspected of a robbery. Apparently there was a robbery of antique jewelry a few nights ago and Nick was carrying a piece of antique jewelry. Nick explained the ring he had was his grandmother's and he had it because he was going to propose to Sofia. Toni thought the whole thing was so romantic. Since she didn't have the authority to release Nick Toni called Josie. Toni let Nick out of the cell and him wait in the interrogation room. Before releasing him Josie told Nick to forget the props and propose to Sofia with whatever his heart told him to do. This was sure to melt Sofia's heart. Nick has an idea and asks Felicia for some help to pull it off. Meanwhile Sofia was concerned about Nick. It's not like him not to show up and not call. Of course Tomas tries to bad mouth Nick and reminds Sofia of all the times Nick let her down in the past. Sofia doesn't want to hear it. When Tomas insists Nick could of at least called Sofia. She picks up the phone to call Nick and notices the phone line was dead. She went to the window and notices repair men outside. Sofia told Tomas she needs help to find Nick. Tomas went out and when he returned he told Sofia Nick was arrested. Sofia refuses to believe the worst and heads to the precinct. Nick was finally released and calls Sofia's apartment. Tomas told him Sofia was on her way to the police station. Nick did not want Sofia to know about his arrest for fear of hurting her again. He doesn't know what to do.
Gary wakes up from a nightmare about Josie being killed in the line of duty to find Josie and Rain happily wrapping Christmas gifts. The dream scared Gary but he does not tell his wife about it. The three of them cheerfully talk about Christmas shopping when Josie receives a call to go to work. Gary was not pleased Josie will be bringing Rain to the police station; but, Josie insists it will be for a few minutes and then they'll go shopping. Gary meets up with Felicia and talks to her about his fears. He and Josie have risky jobs and he was concerned for Rain. Felicia tries to reassure her friend. Gary and Felicia also talk about Alexander. Felicia admits he was an addiction for her; but, she was handling it. Gary advises his friend to keep her eyes open and beware. When Gary comes home he finds Josie wrapping his Christmas present. Joie notices his lack of enthusiasm and asks what's wrong. Gary told her he was not sure they are up to the job of being Rain's parents.
At the Cory mansion Carl, Joe, Gary and Matt are in a strategy meeting trying to figure out Alexander's next move. Matt reports Zoë was last seen in Rome a week ago and has since dropped off the face of the earth. Carl was convinced Nikos has plans for his daughter. The men believe Grant was somehow connected to Alexander but have no way to prove it. Matt suggests he become a double agent. He will go to Grant and ask him to relay a message to Nikos. Grant will tell Alexander Matt needs help to take Carl down. Grant and Nikos will believe Matt because they know he hates Carl. When Carl and Matt are alone Carl expresses concern for Matt's safety. Matt inquires about the concern and Carl told Matt Rachel loves him dearly and it would pain her to find out her son was in danger and to that end Carl wants Matt to stay safe. The two men seem to come to a truce. Matt leaves to see Grant.
Cindy was ready to go shopping and visit Paulina in the hospital when Grant notices she was not wearing the pin he gave her. Se tells him it does not go with the outfit she was wearing. He insists she wear it since it was a gift he gave her from his heart and when she wears it he feels as though are connected. Cindy was touched and agrees to wear it (she has no idea it was a bug!) On her way out of the hospital after visiting Paulina Cindy runs into Joe who told her to be weary of Grant. Cindy, not knowing Grant was listening to every word, sings her husband's praises. Grant was thrilled but there was a knock at the door. He hastily throws the device in the bedroom. Grant opens the door and Matt walks in. Matt told Grant to pass a messages along to Nikos that Matt needs his help in destroying Carl. Grant insists he has nothing to do with Nikos. Cindy walks in and greets the men. She notices she interrupted something so she takes off her coat and went into the bedroom. She hears the men talking through what seems to be a speaker. When she finds the listening device she realizes Grant had her bugged. (Watch out Grant!)