Henry tells Madge about his and Scott's contest. He asks her what is going with she and Harold. Madge tells him that she went out with another man, Lou Carpenter, whilst she was in Brisbane. She and Lou used to go to school together and ran into each other when Dan was getting spare parts from Lou's garage. Lou made her see that there is more to life then she thought and she is starting to wonder if she rushed into things with Harold. She doesn't know if she feels strongly enough for him. Madge tells Henry she came home before she was able to fall for Lou.
The Coffee Shop
Beverly joins Jim and Harold tells her he doesn't approve if her hypnotherapy session with Gail. He doesn't believe in such mind games.
Des is asleep at Daphne's bedside. Paul and Gail arrive and Gail wakes him up. They suggest he go home and get some rest but he refuses. Gail comments that Daphne wouldn't approve of him not getting proper rest and Des agrees to leave on the condition that Gail stays. Gail talks to Daphne and Paul asks if she thinks it is helping. Gail says it can't hurt.
Scott and Henry are dividing up the lawns for their bet. They agree that the loser cleans the pool and Bertha for 3 months. They are both overly confident and make a hash of mowing the lawns.
Katie is looking in the fridge when Todd yells out for her. Katie drops a plate that Hilary brought Beverly and Jim for their wedding. Todd cleans it up and asks Henry to leave him alone as he has homework to do. Scott arrives and asks Todd for help with the gardening. Todd agrees and they take Katie with them. Scott leaves a note for Beverly telling her where the kids are.
Eileen arrives with Jamie. She tells Madge how concerned she is for Des. Harold interrupts them and demands Madge shed the light on their situation. Madge is embarrassed and takes Harold into the kitchen. Madge tells him she will not make any commitment to him until she is certain is the right thing to do.
Todd and Katie are helping Scott when a bee stings Katie. She is crying and wants to go home to see Beverly.
KATIE: Will I get compo?
Beverly is angry that the kids aren't at home. She tells Jim that Scott should know better then to take them out. Scott, Todd and Katie arrive home and Scott asks Beverly to look at Katie's sting. Scott goes to leave but Beverly demands he stay, as she wants to talk to him about responsibility. Scott says he didn't think Beverly would mind him taking the kids out. Scott reluctantly apologises and Jim tells Beverly she was too hard on him. Beverly says she will do what she thinks is right for Todd and Katie with or without his support.
Madge tells Henry she hasn't told Harold about Lou. Scott returns home having lost the bet. He confesses that he cheated and Henry confesses he did the same. He ran into Pete Baxter and conned him into giving him a hand. They decide to call off the bet.
Jim asks Paul and Gail for a drink. Gail says she's going home as it's been a long day but Paul says he'll join Jim for a drink. Paul asks Gail if she's ok to drive home and she says she has to get over her fear one day. Jim tells her she was brave to try hypnosis and Gail says she hopes the information she gave the police is of some help. Gail leaves and Paul tells Jim things have been hard for her since the accident.
Beverly is making dinner when Todd comes into the kitchen to apologise. He tells her he didn't think he was doing anything wrong by helping out Scott. Beverly tells him how important he and Katie are to her and says she has a promise to keep to Annette that she will look after them.
Lassiter's Car Park
Gail approaches her car and spots the car that caused the accident. She moves closer to it and sees the green cloth on the aerial. She looks at the registration plate and sees it is covered in mud.