Cynthia identifies her stalker as Frank Thompson, a former boyfriend. Brian continues to watch over Cynthia and throws her a Halloween costume party at his loft to cheer her up. Adam continues to drift away from Monique as the one-year anniversary of his wife's death approaches. Meanwhile, Julie takes advantage of the friction between Adam and Monique to invade their relationship during a charity show at Stage 99. Hillary sees the extent of Carrie's mental problems and lies to her in order to see a psychiatrist. Also, a question of commitment plaques Sarah and Mark, for he wants to give up his priesthood to be with Sarah.