Taylor tries to get Ridge to listen to her, but he is more interested in renewing their romance. After making love and accepting his present for her, a diamond necklace, Taylor tells him about the kiss with Hector. Ridge is prepared to move on, but Taylor wants everything out in the open -- and confesses to Ridge about the time she slept with James. Stephanie shows up at Brookes door to try to get Brooke to leave Taylor and Ridge alone. Brooke is furious that Stephanie is trying to protect Taylor, but agrees to stay quiet as long as Taylor tells Ridge the whole truth.