Joan struggles to take care of last-minute details for the opening of her restaurant, including trying to secure a celebrity to make an appearance. Things grow more complicated after her publicist quits. Although she claims to be fine, Joan also grows upset over seeing William with another woman--especially when she discovers that their relationship is not what she believed it to be. She worries that she has lost Williams friendship forever. Meanwhile, Maya, Toni and Lynn fear that they havent been supportive of Joan. They go to great lengths to try to convince actress/comedienne MoNique to attend the opening of J-Spot.