Ben is surprised that a pro scout actually offers him a try-out, hesitates to desert his father role, but accepts at Jane's insistence, assuming their mother will finally step up. He ignores her lover Dakota is the one who issued an ultimate for her to commit and move with him to Denver, which she ends up accepting, ignoring Ben is leaving. The new drama teacher got Rita to accept she can take her ex Ben back at will, but reconsiders having learned the bard isn't prepared to keep paying for her job. Nick refuses to compromise his future just for her school plat, Billy experiences Zoe shamelessly abuses him as neglected stage hand. Mother Kate flippantly gave the double of the dress made for Gray and Jane borrowed for her own fancy dinner date with Eli to a school play actress. When the Original gets ruined at that very restaurant, Jane must improvise, yet Eli is amused.