Liz and Franco enjoy breakfast together at her house. They start kissing when Epiphany and Felix walk in. Felix and Epiphany question Franco on what he knows about the hospital sick out. Franco offers to help them with their cause. They ask Franco to head to the hospital and spy for them. He agrees and takes off. In private, Felix and Epiphany want to know what's up with Liz and Franco. Liz tells them she's in love with him. Meanwhile Franco heads to GH and tells Hayden he understands her position. She's glad he understands and then fires him.
Laura and Tracy discuss the "sick out" at GH. Laura tells Tracy she needs to step up and gives her a bed pan. Tracy is grossed out and walks away. Laura follows Tracy to The Floating Rib and scolds her for drinking when people are losing their jobs. Later Hayden walks in and Laura demands to know why they can't save jobs. Tracy says she's trying to keep the hospital open and tells Laura to butt out. Hayden decides to leave. Once alone, Laura tells Tracy the hospital is about the people who work there. Laura reminds Tracy about the hospital's history. Tracy gets emotional and says there might be another way to save GH.
Dillon and Kiki decide to take things to the next level at her apartment. We get a music montage to them undressing and then having sex. After they have pillow talk and admit they mean a lot to each other. Kiki says she's praying to the universe that things between them will stay the same forever. Dillon says he also wants them to last forever and they make love again.
Nina thinks Valentin is coming into her hotel room when someone knocks on the door. To her surprise, it's Nathan. Nathan asks Nina to give Maxie a second chance. Nina explains that she blames Lulu for the trouble Valentin has been having and thinks Maxie violated that. Nathan says he'll have to take Maxie's side and hopes Nina will compromise. Then Maxie knocks on the door and assumes Nina is trying to turn Nathan against her. Nathan takes Maxie's aside to explain what was happening. Meanwhile Nina gets a text from Valentin saying he's at the hospital so she takes off. At the end, Maxie tells Nathan she's hopes Nina doesn't get hurt by Valentin.
Valentin brings Anna to the hospital after she passes out. Griffin immediately assumes Valentin did something to Anna. However after looking over Anna and getting more details from Valentin, Griffin wonders if it had something to do with her migraine. Anna wakes up briefly so Griffin does a few tests. Later Valentin asks Griffin and Finn what's wrong with Anna. Griffin blows him off, but Finn tells him that Anna has a blood clot. Valentin returns to Anna's room. He holds her hand and speaks to her in Latin. At the end, Nina walks in and sees Valentin sitting at Anna's bedside.
Hayden startles Finn awake while he's sleeping at the hospital. She knows something is off with him and asks what's going on. Before Finn can answer he gets called away. Later Finn tries to help Anna, but fumbles with her blood work. Griffin sees him and asks what's going on with him. Finn tries to avoid the question. Then they get Anna's test results. Finn takes a look at the tests and says to Griffin, "It's not good."
Dante and Lulu meet Nathan and Maxie at The Metro Court for a Valentine's double date dinner. Lulu mentions Maxie's argument with Nina at Crimson. Maxie doesn't want to tell Lulu she lost her job. Later Lulu and Dante step aside to talk about their family court case with Diane on the phone. Back in the dining room, Nathan sees Nina and calls her over. He hopes Nina and Maxie can mend fences, but Nina refuses. After Maxie tells Lulu she got fired. Dante and Lulu decide to head home. Once alone, Nathan says he would move to New York with Maxie if she has to go there for work. Meanwhile Dante and Lulu go home and make love. Dante assures Lulu they can get through anything together.
Curtis knocks on a female stranger's door and it's clear they have a past. It turns out their set for a Valentine's day date. She invites him in and wants to do some cocaine like "old" times. However Curtis says he's been clean for years. Meanwhile Andre runs into Jordan at The Floating Rib. Curtis ends up walking in and Andre assumes he's there to meet Jordan. Andre walks out and then Curtis's date walks in. Feeling uncomfortable, Jordan leaves too.
Nina calls Valentin to tell him she's waiting for him in their hotel room for a Valentine's rendezvous. Meanwhile at Wyndermere, Charlotte doesn't want to go to the babysitter's. She says she's afraid her mother won't be able to see her there from heaven. Valentin manages to soothe her and they leave.
Kiki makes fun of Dillon's Valentine's day gifts for her at her place. She tells him they were supposed to go an "anti" Valentine's day party. He pretends to be mad, but quickly lets her know he was just joking. They agree they're both looking forward to spending the night together and kiss. Then Kiki gets a phone call and learns Ava was arrested for Morgan's murder.
Scotty shows up at the PCPD to help Ava. He agrees it's unlikely that she tried to put a bomb in Julian's car. Scotty calls Julian for help, but he refuses to get involved. Later Kiki comes to see Ava and tells Ava if she finds out that Ava hurt Morgan she'll lose her. After Dillon takes Kiki home assures her that he understands the pain she's feeling. They end up kissing. Back at the PCPD, Scotty promises Ava he'll get her out on bail. Ava thinks she might be safer from Sonny in jail.
Anna tells Andre at The Metro Court that she still having migraines. Anna also says she remembers sanctioning Valentin's death back in the day. Later Anna sneaks into Wyndermere, but struggles with her migraine. Valentin ends up catching her snooping. Anna begs him to explain to her what happened in the past, but ends up passing out. Valentin seems genuinely concerned, picks Anna up and says he's taking her to the hospital.
Julian visits Olivia to talk about the Buzz situation. Olivia admits that she's framing Ava to take the fall for Morgan's death. Julian isn't happy and doesn't think Buzz will be considered a viable witness. Olivia says she has ensured Ava's conviction. Later Julian offers to reunite with Olivia as family if she drops her vendetta. He also talks about how Olivia forced him to try and kill Alexis.
Buzz comes to the PCPD and tells Jordan the voice on Jason's recording is the same voice that wanted to kill him. He identifies Ava as Morgan's killer. Meanwhile in the interrogation room, Dante makes Ava record her voice for comparison. Ava insists she's innocent. Then Jordan walks in and tells Ava she has a witness who identified her as the killer. Ava says someone is setting her up. Later Dante produces more evidence against Ava.
Griffin interrupts some private time between Franco and Liz at her house. Griffin tells Liz the hospital is chaotic without the nurses and brings Franco some pain meds. Franco seems jealous when Griffin compliments Liz's excellent nursing skills. After Griffin leaves, Liz gets annoyed at Franco for his embarrassing jealousy.
Finn and Hayden end up disagreeing at the hospital over the lack of nursing staff. Then Finn storms off. He struggles with withdrawal. He fumbles with his pills and drops them on the ground. Then Griffin walks by. Finn asks him for more drugs. Meanwhile Michael vents to Nelle at The Metro Court that he feels guilty about agreeing to the lay offs at GH. Then Michael returns to the hospital and learns from Hayden that the nurses went on, "sick out." Nearby Nurse Amy offers to work in spite of the strike.
Sonny finds Nelle's bra on his bed and seethes, "Nelle, you bitch!" He hears Carly coming so he hides the bra in his pocket. Carly ends up talking up a storm, but it's clear Sonny is anxious for her leave. Once Carly finally leaves, Sonny heads over The Metro Court to confront Nelle. He warns her that if she messes with him again, it's over for her. Meanwhile Carly goes to GH and tells Michael that Ava is responsible for Morgan's death. Back at the Metro Court, Nelle listens to her recording of Sonny talking about the sex they had.
At The Floating Rib, Epiphany, Bobby, Liz, Amy and a group of other unknown nurses have a pow wow about the upcoming lay offs. Dr. Finn hears them talking and walks over to find out what's going on. Bobby tells him they're thinking of choosing him for their "Hot Docs" calendar. Finn gets freaked and leaves. After the ladies continue talking and Epiphany suggests they strike. Liz doesn't think it's a good idea. Felix shows up and suggests they make nice with board, offer concessions and then win public support. He also suggests that Liz use her sister connection to butter up Hayden.
At the hospital, Tracy helps Hayden prepare to lay people off. Hayden is nervous, but Tracy insists that she suck it up to save the hospital. Later Tracy sends Finn to talk to Hayden. Finn brings Hayden some food and she confides in him that she doesn't want to hurt anyone. He runs some practice drills with Hayden to get her prepared. Meanwhile Liz overhears their conversation. Liz returns to The Floating Rib and tells the other nurse's they need to strike after all. Back at GH, Hayden asks Nurse Amy to join her in the conference room.
Andre tells Jordan they need to break up in her office. She's taken aback and can't believe he'd give up on them just because of one kiss with Curtis. However Andre thinks he's not the man she wants and asks Jordan to admit it. She gets interrupted by a phone call. Andre decides to leave the key to her apartment and walks out.
Anna approaches Felix at the hospital and asks him to refill her migraine medication. After Anna runs into Andre and wants to talk about Valentin. She's convinced she's forgetting about something related to Valentin from the past. Andre doesn't think he can help her right now, because he's going through something personal.
Dante and Carly continue their chat about Sonny at Sonny's house. Dante is anxious to send the police after Sonny, but Carly stops him. She advises him to sit and wait to hear. Then Dante gets a call from work and leaves. Meanwhile Jason talks Sonny out of shooting Ava at her art gallery. He tells Sonny he's not sure that Ava was the woman talking to Julian on the recording. Jason also says Sonny will lose everything he has left if he kills Ava. Jason tells him that Dante is on the way. After Dante shows up. Jason and Ava are there, but Sonny is no where to be found. Ava jumps at the chance to tell Dante that Sonny was just there and held a gun to her. However Jason claims Ava is lying and then gives Dante a recording of Julian's conversation. Jason says it's Julian talking to Ava. Dante decides to take Ava to the police station.
Jordan stops by Sonny's house to see him. Carly tries to tell her that Sonny was drinking and fell asleep, but then Sonny appears out of nowhere. Jordan tells him that she's dropping the charges against him and they're building a case on a new suspect. She also says they've deactivated his ankle bracelet. Jordan says she's sorry for their loss and that she'll do whatever she can to get the person responsible for killing Morgan. In private, Carly gets upset with Sonny for leaving. He says he didn't risk revenge because he loves her. Sonny asks if it's enough to make her happy. Carly says yes and they hug.
Olivia gets Alexis to open up about her family at her house. Then Sam walks in. Olivia smooth talks her and asks Sam to talk with them for awhile. When Sam asks about Olivia's family, Olivia has a flashback of Anna threatening to kill her in the 80's. After Olivia asks Sam if her OB is any good as a reference for a friend. Sam tells her about Dr. Kelly. Then Olivia makes an excuse and leaves. Once alone. Sam tells Alexis that Olivia seems like a little too much. Sam offers to help listen if Alexis needs her. Meanwhile over at GH, Olivia goes looking for Dr. Kelly Lee.
Andre asks Hayden at GH if the hospital is going to lay people off. Hayden tells him yes, especially in the nursing department. Meanwhile Curtis and Jordan talk in her office. Jordan thanks Curtis for writing a note to Buzz that he could trust her. She tries to make nice with Curtis, but he's not interested in hearing it. Jordan explains that she fears they're attraction will ruin her relationship with Andre and asks if they can be friends. Curtis says she doesn't respect him so they're, "done!" Then he storms out as Andre walks in. In private, Jordan ends up telling Andre she kissed Curtis in Baltimore.
Curtis goes to The Floating Rib and finds Hayden there. Curtis vents to Hayden about a woman he likes who wants to put him in the friend zone. Hayden says this woman will realize how spectacular he is sooner or later. Curtis replies that he's tired of wanting a woman who is in love with another man. Meanwhile back at Jordan's office, Andre tells Jordan it's over between them.
Sam goes to visit Alexis at her house and tells her about the concerns with her baby's heart. However Sam says everything is okay and she's more concerned with tonight. Then Molly and Kristina walk in with wine and want to toast to Alexis getting her law license back. Alexis has to tell them that she's an alcoholic. Molly is sympathetic, but Kristina gets upset. Alexis tells them that Julian actually helped her get into AA. Alexis assures them she's not getting back together Julian, but says she wanted to be honest with them. Kristina screams that she won't forgive Alexis, which makes Alexis burst into tears. Sam intervenes and suggests Molly, Kristina and her go pick out baby names somewhere else.
Jason meets up with Julian at the hospital. Julian insists that Ava isn't involved in his business. Then Olivia walks off the elevator so Julian goes after her. Julian follows Olivia into the conference room. She ends up telling him that she's can't forgive him, because he killed Duke. Olivia says Duke is the only man she ever loved. Later Julian goes to The Floating Rib and overhears Sam, Molly and Kristina talking about Sam's baby. He looks upset. Meanwhile Olivia goes to Alexis's house and listens as Alexis vents about what happened with her girls.
Carly finds Dante at Sonny's house. Dante shows her Sonny's removed ankle monitor and asks where he is. Carly sends a text to Jason so Jason comes over to Sonny's to see her. Dante says he came by to tell Sonny the charges are being dropped against him, unless Sonny does something violent to ruin it. Jason gets worried and asks Dante to let him find Sonny. Carly convinces Dante to let Jason go. Dante fears that Sonny is looking for revenge. Carly defends Sonny, because of what happened to Morgan.
Sonny goes to see Ava at her art gallery. Ava thinks Sonny found out about her messing with Morgan's pills and says things weren't supposed to happen the way they happened. He accuses her of planting the bomb in Julian's car, but Ava doesn't know what he's talking about. Sonny says, "my son is dead because of you!" Ava tries to get a gun from her purse, but Sonny grabs it and points it at her. She begs for her life. Then Jason walks in and tells Sonny to put the gun down.
Liz and Franco wake up together and talk about how great they feel. However Franco talks about his fears that the real world will ruin their relationship. Liz tries to assure him that they're strong enough to work through it. Then Aiden bursts in the room and asks if Liz and Franco are boyfriend and girlfriend. Liz tells him yes and Aiden takes in in stride. He reaction is a big relief for Liz.
Dr. Finn struggles with withdrawal symptoms at GH. He debates talking some pills. Then he runs into Carly. Lucas and Bobby also join their conversation. Finn asks Carly how Sonny is doing and thinks about how Sonny got his meds in the past. Finn says that Sonny must be cooped up and offers to drop by for a visit. Later Finn pops some pills. Brad sees him and reminds Finn that he wants in on the patent for his drug or else. Lucas overhears and in private accuses Brad of blackmailing Finn. Brad claims he's just standing up to Finn for bossing everyone around. Meanwhile Finn takes more pills in the hallway.
Hayden talks to Michael in the hospital conference room. She wants his help with the financial problems at GH. Brad walks in and thinks that GH is going down. Later Hayden lays out a plan for Michael to review to save the hospital. Carly happens to see them talking in the hallway and mentions to Finn that Hayden struts around the hospital like she owns the place. Then Hayden comes over and Carly realizes she and Finn are a couple. After Michael walks over and tells Carly that Hayden got him a seat on the board. Carly is pleased but warns Hayden not to hurt her son. At the end, Hayden and Michael decide they have to make personnel cuts at the hospital, especially in the nursing department.
Nelle looks at her baby rattle in her apartment while listening to her recording of her conversation with Sonny. Then Felicia stops by to decorate her bedroom. Felicia tries to get Nelle to talk about her life as a means of understanding her style. Felicia brings up the flowers Nelle got and wonders what style her boyfriend would like. Nelle tries to avoid the conversation. Then Felicia finds some sexy lingerie of Nelle's when Nelle leaves the room. Later Carly calls Nelle into work so Felicia heads out. Felicia heads over to GH and tells Bobby she thinks Nelle has a secret about her boyfriend. Felicia says she found an expensive bra. Bobby thinks Nelle's boyfriend must have money.
At Sonny's house, Jason shows up to see Sam before she goes leaves for the safe house. However she ends up changing her mind and says she's not going. Jason doesn't like the idea, but gets called away by Curtis. After Sam explains to Sonny how she's afraid for Jason. Sonny is understanding and offers to make her a western omelette. He also thanks Sam for her help when Morgan died. Sonny says she and Jason are family. Then they share a hug. Later Carly and Nelle show up to help with Morgan's foundation. Nelle's presence makes Sonny uncomfortable. At the end, Nelle goes to plant her fancy bra in Sonny's bedroom.
Curtis follows Julian to a building in the Asian Quarter with the equipment Brick gave him. Inside, Julian demands to know what Olivia wants. She says she wants Julian to pay for trying to kill her. Julian thinks her end game is more involved and wonders why she's so interested in GH. Olivia claims it's a good business investment. Later she shows Julian that she's watching Lucas to keep him in line. Meanwhile in Curtis' s car, Jason shows up to hear Julian's conversation. However the loud music inside drowns out what they can hear. Curtis talks about wanting his old cop life back and hopes catching the mystery woman will help. Then they hear Julian says how he's tired of living in fear of his own sister.