Dante finds Felicia waiting for him in his studio, ready to continue her sculpture. Dante leaves when she begins talking about Bridget. Christian pops in and Felicia grabs him for a kiss. Dante is angered when he returns and sees them together. Jackie wonders if Brooke will be able to fire Eric, Stephanie and Ridge. Nick digs for information when Jackie hints that she is romantically interested in Stephen. Stephanie cant believe Brooke is turning on their family. Eric is furious, while Ridge refuses to believe what Brooke is doing. Stephanie storms over to Taylor and warns her for betraying the family and destroying their friendship. Stephanie is sickened and hurls insults when Stephen wanders from Taylors bedroom. Ridge pushes Brooke to the breaking point of what she really wants. Nick and Ridge duke it out. Brooke infroms Nick that she cant fire the Forresters afterall. Nick tells her that if she doesnt and still remains at the company, she does it alone.