Ridge and Taylor meet with their marriage councillor, Dr. Mary Ann Higgins. Ridge admits that he loves both Brooke and Taylor, but insists that its Taylor with the problem. Ridge says that Taylor must simply accept it. Nick worries about losing Bridget. He stresses to Jackie that he was committed to Bridget, although Jackie questions his ability to ever forget Brooke. Brooke admits to Bridget that she is in love with Nick. Brooke tries to explain herself, but Stephanie jumps in to further trash Brookes name. Bridget storms out when Stephanie tells her that Nick and Brooke kissed. Brooke threatens Stephanie, and warns her that she will pay if Bridget and Nicks marriage doesnt survive.