Emma discovers Howard’s been lightening her workload and is furious. She tells him not to treat her differently to anyone else, she can do her job just fine. Hurt, Howard agrees not to interfere any more, saying he will no longer be her kicking post; they’re just colleagues from now on.
Meanwhile, Daniel rushes around trying to please Zara all day, but it’s clear she’s finding it suffocating. He jokes about having a quickie in the cupboard and Zara tries to tell him she means what she said the other day; she doesn’t think she can ever trust him. Daniel tries to ignore this but, later, Zara tells Daniel she thinks she should leave The Mill once she has recovered, giving them a clean break. Daniel’s heartbroken.
Also, Mandy helps a woman dealing with unavoidable changes in her life, but does she give her too much hope?