When Jo hits financial hard times, Jake offers to help her. But she rudely blows him off and starts acting crazy when he asks too many questions. Things come to light when Jo tells him about her leaving her alcoholic husband in New York. Meanwhile, Jane loses her job when the boutique shop she works in goes out of business. But when she is hired as a clothing designer by Kay Beacon, the head designer at a prestigious company, Jane puts off getting pregnant again. Matt continues his legal threads and when he is offered a nice settlement and his job back, he drops the lawsuit. Also, Billy has a toothache, has it checked, comes back high on medication, and has dreams involving a romance-mined Alison.