The board is divided about sponsorship of David's race. Nicholas urges Ann to do what he thinks will make her happy. When she doesn't listen, he pleads Ann's case to Brian. Martin questions Brian about Jennifer's relationship with Ted, and admits that he would marry Jennifer if she were over Ted. Ann turns to Jill for support. Jill feels ill as the tense race begins. Preparing to leave for New York, Nicholas stuns Ann with his feelings about their relationship. Jill feels faint again after the race. Jennifer confides to Brian that she will soon be forced to choose between Martin and Ted. Nicholas has flown away, but he hasn't gone alone to the states.