Steffy unexpectedly shows up at Bill’s office and presents him with an enticing proposition. When Bill learns of Steffy’s motive behind her proposal, he agrees to her plan. Oliver apologizes to Hope again for his indiscretion with Brooke and begs for another chance. Hope dashes Oliver’s expectation of reconciling when she reveals she is now dating Liam. Bill gives Liam his first big assignment as an employee of Spencer Publications.