Terese tells Piper she can no longer work with Tyler, and Brad warns Tyler to keep away from his daughter. Later, Piper and Tyler agree to keep away from each other but it’s clear Piper still holds some hope. And Tyler, glancing back in Piper’s direction as he walks away, might just be holding out the same hope…

Lauren tells Michelle that the police are investigating a connection between Harold’s and some local robberies. Meanwhile, Dimato has a major setback, when Paul’s due diligence results in him finding the stash of stolen goods in the apartment Paige leased for Michelle. At the end of the day, Dimato offers Paul a tempting incentive to forget what he has seen.

There’s no love lost between Xanthe and Kyle, despite Amy giving her the thumbs up. Meanwhile, Sheila discovers Xanthe’s mother, Brooke, has done a runner from a scandalous “lonely hearts” scam – and Xanthe has no one at home and no money.