Despite standing to lose his dad's good graces, Andrew chooses Chris and offers to testify that he was responsible for the accident. Having destroyed Paul's case, Andrew fears his retribution - and Paul admits that he's no longer sure he can trust his son.
Meanwhile, Lucas tries to reassure Vanessa that Rhys didn't mean what he said. However, Vanessa remains unconvinced, especially when Rhys ignores her - still not ready to talk. Seeing the stress this is causing Vanessa, a protective Lucas challenges Rhys to fix this before he loses the best thing that's ever happened to him.
Later, Vanessa is pleasantly surprised when Rhys comes around to sort things out, but when it's clear that he still values his career over her, Vanessa makes the heartbreaking decision to end their relationship.