Amber discovers the bruises on Josh’s body that he got while defending her and when Mason reveals he stole Robbo’s laptop to ensure the footage of her never makes it onto the internet – she’s touched. But sex is what got her into this mess, so it’s time to put the brakes on. She asks Josh if they can take things slowly and he assures her he’s happy to wait until she’s ready.
Vanessa wants to postpone the wedding, and still hurt over Lucas’s betrayal in Toadie’s hour of need, Sonya won’t even speak to him. He appeals to Sonya for another chance and while she forgives him she suggests that Vanessa may need a little longer to work things through. Meanwhile, a good-looking stranger approaches Vanessa and claims to be her husband.
Having cracked the code on Robbo’s laptop, Mason realises Lauren contacted Robbo via email before the accident. But it’s Robbo’s response that gets him really worried – offering to meet up with Lauren in person to ‘discuss’ things. Meanwhile, Matt finds evidence of the email exchange in the records provided by Robbo’s internet service, and confronting Lauren, learning that Mason also has Robbo’s laptop. But Lauren insists they hand over the emails – and Robbo’s laptop – to the police.