Starts with young Amanda floating on top of the water face down and David saves her. Cara panics and goes after them. David yells at her to go away.
Present Day. Emily wakes up crying next to aiden. Emily says she knows why her father lied to her – he was protecting her. Aiden says he didnt tell her about Kara b/c wanted to make sure she couldn’t hurt Emily. He says that white-haired man was her husband. Emily says they need to infilitrate the Grayson company before saying that because she let him comfort her last night it doesnt mean she forgives him.
Kara goes to visit Victoria and she hugs her and says ‘I’m so glad yhou are safe’ but Victoria looks none to pleased to see her.
Asks about leads from FBI agent, but it’s apparent that she is asking about white- haired man. Says she hasn’t seen him in years. They talk about Amanda. She pricks her finger with a rose and asks to clean up.
Aiden is meeting with Conrad. Says because of fight with Daniel, making board to lack confidence in company. He gives him access to all their orginaztion finances. He receives a call from Victoria about Kara.
Victoria thinks that she is the source of the journals and the login sheet. She demands Conrad comes home.
Charlotte goes to see Declan. The man Declan stole from comes in and Charlotte leaves. He says he stole to get money for college. The man tells him to call his contractor to fix the bar. He says he’s helping because he ‘wants his money back sooner rather then later’.
Nolan goe sto see Jack at hosptial. He tells Nolan that Kara is back. Nolan gives him a cigar before going to see Emily.
Aiden meets with Daniel. Ashley comes in and tells Daniel that someone is flagging David Clarke’s contract. Ashley and Daniel set up a meeting with Aiden so to keep him happy.
Emily sees that Kara called the white-haired man’s cell but gets distracted when Aiden calls her telling her about the contract. Aiden says that Kara is probably at the Grayson’s.
Nolan shows up at Emily’s and is mad about her not telling him about Kara. He tells her about his dad and that he found out that he loved him. Emily apologizes for not being there. Emily and Nolan look at security camera at Graysons. Conrad, Victoria, and Kara eating lunch. The Graysons invite Kara to stay with them. Jack calls Emily and says Amanda out of coma. She says it’s good until Kara hears the news yet before warning Nolan ‘she’s not out of the woods yet.’
Amanda holds child for the 1st time. Emily watches their emotional reunion. Flashback to when she wakes up from her drowning. David is there and tells her that her mom is sick and can’t get better. He says she is gone.
Present day. Jack goes to talk to Emily. She says Amanda and Carl can stay until bar fixed. Jack says he will call Kara when Amanda is feeling better.
Emily apologizes for what happened. She tells her that Kara is back. Doctor comes in to do last tests.
Kara and Victoria talk about David. She says she knew about affair. Kara asks Victoria why she saved her. Victoria says that she beleived that she was ‘dead for the longest time.’ Before Kara says ‘same with Gordon’. Charlotte comes in and says that Amanda is awake. Kara leaves to the hospital. Charlotte learns that Victoria invited Kara to stay and thinks she is trying to change.
Jack comes in to Declan trying to clean the mold. Declan tells him about the card. Jack says ok to call the card.
Daniel meets with Nolan’s assistant. She had requested information on David Clarke. She wanted to make sure that David Clarke wasn’t on account when they were starting up Norcorp. Daniel thinks something is up.
Emily comes out holding Carl and Kara shows up. Kara doesn’t recognize Emily as her daughter. Emily asks Kara about what Amanda was like as a kid. Kara says she was very gentle and good. Emily says Amanda never talked about her. Mason Tredwell shows up carrying flowers and Emily is none to happy about his sudden appearance.
Mason says he is there because he was interested about the Graysons taking in Amanda. He starts talking with Kara and asks why she wasn’t there for Amanda. She doesn’t answer. Amanda comes back from her test. Emily tells Mason to leave, but he notices something about her back. Kara asks is Amanda remembers her and she looks to Emily to confirm that’s her mother.
On the drive home, Amanda and Kara talk about Mason’s book. Kara doesn’t believe that David could be a terrorist. Kara says that David was her 1st love not her true love.
Nolan tells Padma about Jack’s baby. he discovers the check that she found.
At drinks, Aiden talks to Ashley about Emily. She says that Emily cheated on Daniel.
Emily goes home to Aiden there. She is mad about that Kara is next door. He tells Emily about Padma the one requesting the file. Kara calls white-haired man’s phone. Aiden figures out that Emily held on to it. She threatens him not to answer and he says that ‘he would make a far better friend then enemy’
Nolan and Padma have breakfast on a beach right before high-tide. Emily calls Nolan and says they need to talk. She says that Nolan needs her help. She tells him that someone asked Daniel about David’s investment. He knows that it was Padma.
Amanda leaves hospital and is at Emily’s house. She says she’s feeling guilty that Jack isn’t the father. Emily tells Amanda that she needs to tell Kara to leave. Emily tells Amanda that she remembers Kara trying to kill her.
Daniel meets with Aiden. Daniel tells Tekado to take his money and leave. He says he may have something about the Norcorp investment. He says what if it was a personal account. Aiden says that it might mean that Grayson might own Norcorp. Daniel wants to pull David’s file.
Victoria is looking through Kara’s room. Mason shows up. Says he came here to unearth her kidnapping story. He thinks she is lying about Victoria knowing Kara was alive. She warns Mason saying that Kara knows the truth about David and she could take him down. He is not worried.
Kara shows up at Emily’s to talk to Amanda. Emily listens outside Amanda’s room. Kara apologizes and that she is proud of her. She says that she was sick and not in control of her actions.
Flashback. Her and David decide to tell Amanda that she was dead.
Present day. Amanda says she forgives Kara and they hug. Emily listens in and is crying.
Jack meets with the man. He offers to buy the bar he says he will forgive what Declan did. Jack says he will talk to him.
Victoria gives Conrad Kara’s cell with only the white-haired man’s number on it. Conrad proposes to be his wife so they can’t testify against each other in court.
Amanda apologizes to Emily for not kicking Kara out. Emily says she did the right thing. Emily tells Amanda that she lied to her about Carl. Jack really is the father. She admits that wanted to keep Amanda on her side before apologizing. Amanda apologizes too because she kenw that Emily liked Jack when she went after him. Amanda wants to tell Jack the truth, but Emily says not to because it would break his heart.
Emily’s voice over as the final scenes go.
David and young Amanda playing in the ocean.
Kara talks to Emily at the ocean. She says if they lived at ocean that David wouldn’t have made his mistakes. She asks Emily if Amanda really forgives her. Emily says ‘she wants to’.
Mason shows up to talk to Amanda. Says he knows that she’s supposed to have scar. She says she had it removed. He asked location of scar. She doesn’t answer. He doesn’t believe she is the real Amanda before laying a manila folder next to her.
*Mason Tredwell’s sudden appearance. What is he doing back in the Hamptons?
*Aiden is slowly gaining key information from the Grayson’s for Emily
*Victoria is learning that Kara and the white-haired man might have been intimate
*What is the importance of that check that was in Nolan’s father’s stuff?
*What are Padma’s intentions? Is she really looking our for Nolan or for someone else?
*Did Victoria really know that Kara was alive the whole time?
*Why is Mason so secure that Kara’s prescene isn’t risking his freedom?
*Kara was the one that told David to tell Amanda that she had died
*Mason is starting to catch on to the truth and will create a new challenge for Amanda