Gently respecting THOMAS’s feelings about the baby, CAROLINE persuades him to act as DOUGLAS’s brother and let RIDGE be his father. Thomas reflects on what he’s losing as Caroline takes Douglas home. At the mansion, Ridge rages at Thomas abducting the baby and growls to Caroline that Thomas must never reveal the baby’s paternity.
Barging into the beach house, a delusional QUINN harasses STEFFY to help convince WYATT and LIAM to forgive her sins. Steffy is horrified when Quinn admits she loves Liam and secretly alerts Wyatt and Liam, who call the cops. Soon, Quinn is arrested and hauled away, ranting that she loves Liam. At the police station, Quinn resigns herself to going to prison.
NICOLE goes into labour and is rushed to hospital while a distracted ZENDE hangs out with Sasha trying not to think about Nicole. Soon, Nicole gives birth to a baby girl, unaware that Zende has arrived and is secretly watching the momentous event. After the excitement dies down, Zende privately visits Nicole to tell her he was there. They end up sharing a tender kiss, Nicole hoping that they are reuniting. Zende returns home and is about to dump Sasha when she drops the bombshell that she’s pregnant! He struggles to comprehend how it could happen when he wore protection every time and the condoms never broke. Sasha cries that it’s true but Zende walks out on her to return to Nicole.
WYATT urges LIAM to accept that he’ll never be with STEFFY and BROOKE finds herself trapped under BILL and KATIE’s ’s bed as they’re starting to make love.