Brian finds Summer at the abortion clinic. After seeing David escorting Helen, Howell and Astrid surmise that the two are having an extramarital affair. David admits to Helen that he isn't content with a platonic friendship and urges her to become his lover. Later, Helen confides to Stacey that her marriage to Don is without passion. Brian proposes marriage to Summer, but she refuses to consider the idea unless the Walling family accepts her.