Phyllis overhears Sharon hiring Leslie to defend Adam and decides to re-focus the subject of her article. Nick informs Noah that Faith they may have to stay with him indefinitely. When Jack and Ashley see Sharon with Leslie, Ashley confronts Sharon. Noah confronts Sharon about Adam, and discovers their intimate relationship. Nick promises Ashley that he will protect Faith. Michael warns Sharon that she is on her own. Nikki angrily advises Sharon to leave town.