EJ, Sami and Lucas urge Will not to throw his life away. Sonny grapples with the possibility of losing the man he loves. Hope arrives with surprising news.
When Daniel confronts Nicole and learns she has doubled down on her lies by telling Eric that Daniel is in love with her. Daniel finally realizes she will not come clean and is about to tell Eric himself when she makes one last impassioned plea - which someone overhears. When Daniel rejects Nicole's argument, she sees she has no choice. As she is about to accompany Daniel to see Eric, fate intervenes and a hospital emergency calls Daniel away. He cautions this changes nothing. A resolved Nicole finally meets up with Eric...
Earlier, Eric mends fences with Marlena before preparing to leave town with Nicole.
Sonny fears he will lose Will forever.