Unable to reach Bradley, Summer decides to take a leap of faith. After a heartfelt farewell with her friends, Summer admits to Susan that she is disappointed she interfered, and they leave on bad terms. Having burnt her bridges personally and professionally, Summer waits for Bradley. Is he the man she thinks he is? Or has Summer thrown it all away for nothing?
Meanwhile, Priya continues her risky affair with Paul, and when she is late meeting Ajay, she hastily uses Susan as her excuse again. With too much to lose if she is caught out, desperate Priya tries to secure Susan as her alibi. However, Susan realises something is not right and urges Priya to be honest with her. Unable to open up fully, Priya claims that she is doing pole-dancing classes despite Ajay's disapproval. While Priya gets away with her cover, the emotional consequences of her affair are taking their toll.
Elsewhere, Chris hopes Sophie will be inspired to take up music again by teaching him to play the guitar. She is resistant, but when she finally lets go of herself, her old love for music shines through and Chris is given hope he is on the right track.