To make up with Chris as Paul ordered, Declan plans to replace his slashed tires. Unable to afford even Ned's mate's rate, he accepts a job in his garage. Miranda breaks down now Riley has left. Nicola holds back his goodbye-letter, which cryptically warned against her. Karl calls home when Didge visits Chris, he wakes up a moment grabbing her hand, soon goes into fatal shock. Miranda goes to the police to tell the truth, but ultimately can't. Lyn enjoys threatening Paul to tell Rebecca about his infidelity publicly despite the blackmail payment, but decides against it at the last moment.