Brooke continues her attempt to speak to Ridge to explain about the stunt with Thomas, but Stephanie will not allow her to see him. Hope apologizes to Thomas for stealing his spotlight, but reprimands him for causing a rift in Ridge and Brooke’s marriage. After grilling Brooke about her participation in Thomas’ stunt, Stephanie is skeptical of the excuse. Stephanie tries to convince Ridge that Brooke lacks the sense to know right from wrong even though she is capable of so much good. While waiting for Ridge to return home, Brooke receives a visit from an unexpected guest.