Steve finally contacts Althea at her hotel in Mexico, and she's distressed to learn of Nick and Matt's suspicions that she and Steve were together. Mr. Gonzalez, Althea's attorney, advises her to remain in Mexico until everything is settled. Althea receives unsettling news regarding the legality of her divorce. Steve finds Julie nosing around Carolee's office, and she makes insinuations about Steve's interest in the female staff. Julie spreads more gossip to Linda, who watches Julie attempting to find the locked strongbox.