Paul plays the big boss when he shows Terese around Lassiters and Ramsay Street and interviews her for the job as Lassiters manager. He’s delighted to discover Lauren and Terese don’t know each other and cheekily sets up Lauren for a huge fall. However, the tables are turned when Terese reveals that she’s already had the formal job offer from Lucy and this ‘interview’ was really a chance for her to get to know Paul and check him out. She thinks they’ll make a great team.
As Amber’s friendship with Chris develops, she misreads the signals and thinks she’s got a chance to be with him. However, when Chris accepts a date with hot new guy Seamus, Amber sets about stopping them from having a good time. Despite her best efforts, she’s shattered to discover Chris really likes Seamus. When Amber discovers that Seamus sees Chris as nothing but a fling she sabotages their first big date in the hope of saving Chris further heartache.
Steph ups her plans to win Lucas back – playing it cool but making sure she appears to be a chilled and stress-free alternative to Vanessa. It’s working and Lucas soon takes the bait. However, things get complicated when Toadie discovers that Steph had a breakdown in jail. Steph says she’s fine now but when she throws away her medication it’s clear she’s living on a knife’s edge.