Ridge and Taylor agree to not let her parents' breakup get in the way of their relationship. Taylor leaves to talk to her colleague Dr. Garvin. Jay advises Taylor to be straight with Ridge about her concerns with the European deal because her fears with Brooke are warranted. Meanwhile, Ridge catches a news report with Brooke and wonders if she can be trusted to respect his marriage. Karen is still stunned that Thorne wants to be with her. When Macy comes home, she quickly excuses herself. Macy is hit hard to learn that Thorne has chosen Karen. Numb from the unexpected loss of trust, Macy and Thorne beat around the bush to speak about what happened today or what motivated this decision. A crushed Macy leaves, but Thorne is also heartbroken.
Torsten B. Tomaschek