Drew tells Libby that he feels like eloping. Libby quite likes the idea!
Brendan tells Tess that he wants them to be together again.
Tess is bowled over and says it's like being proposed to all over again - but it's still way too soon. She does love him, but that's not enough yet. She goes to make a cup of coffee.
Paul is trying to fix his bike while Michelle moans at him. Simone comes up and admires Tad's BMX skills.
Libby and Steph come round for dinner, but Tess has forgotten. They are surprised to see Brendan there. Brendan takes his leave, since it looks like a girl's night in.
When Brendan has gone, they start to order takeaway, but Steph and Libby exchange knowing looks about Brendan.
Paul nearly bumps into Brendan on his bike and Brendan shouts at him. Susan witnesses this and looks troubled.
The Coffee Shop
Tad tells Simone about meeting his real mother. He says it was interesting but you can't expect too much from a first meeting - it's too soon to know. He doesn't know if he's going to meet her other kids yet.
Karl invites Harold to look at his hair - he tells him he's been taking some tablets. Harold does not look convinced.
Tess, Libby and Steph are eating takeaway fish and chips. Libby asks Tess what the goss is about Brendan. She and Steph tease Tess about the reconciliation but she is tight-lipped.
Steph, Libby and Tess are having a good time and Libby is telling them that she wants to elope. She and Drew are so fed up with the arrangements for the wedding she's love to elope - everyone would get over it eventually. But Tess says it's their only daughter's wedding and she has to go the whole hog. Steph asks if she can see Tess's wedding photos. Libby asks her seriously if she can get back with Brendan. Tess really thinks he's changed.
Harold is testing a new recipe for a vegetable pie. Paul and Michelle come in and Paul tries to get rid of her, but she won't be got rid of(!). Tad and Simone come and Harold invites Simone to stay for dinner.
Susan is looking at Karl's hair, but can't see any regrowth. But she pretends that she can. Susan asks him if he's noticed Libby going quiet - she thinks something has changed between her and Drew. Karl says that marriage is very challenging and Susan says he's doing well for an old, bald man. She drags him off to the bedroom(!)
Paul is telling Harold about Brendan shouting at him. He thinks that Brendan overreacted and Michelle agrees that he was over the top. Tad and Simone go off to Tad's room leaving Paul with Michelle. He does not look at all pleased.
Tess doesn't think that Libby and Steph approve of her getting back with Brendan, but they say it's her business. They just don't want her to get hurt again. Steph suggests that they all go out to a club.
Libby, Steph and Tess are dancing but Tess looks distracted.
Paul is watching TV late at night when Tad comes out. Tad tells Paul how fantastic Simone is and how stupid Paul was for dumping her.
Scullys, the following morning
Steph got home late so is very tired this morning. She tells Michelle not to give Tess a hard time at school - she's got some personal problems. Michelle tells Steph about Brendan shouting at Paul. Michelle thinks Brendan is a real weirdo. Steph looks worried.
Steph runs out and asks Paul about his run-in with Brendan yesterday. He tells Steph that Brendan freaked out and Susan witnessed it too. Just then Brendan pulls up and waves to them cheerfully. Steph looks even more worried.
Brendan tells Tess that he's got to go to PNG for five weeks and he leaves today. He says he won't get in touch while he's gone, but she can call him if she wants. He asks Tess to move back in while he's gone. They kiss passionately.
Libby and Steph are worried about Tess but Susan says that it's Tess's marriage and they have to respect her decisions - they mustn't interfere.
Steph sees Brendan leaving. He hugs Tess goodbye. When Brendan has gone, Steph approaches Tess and says she's making a huge mistake by getting back with Brendan. She tells her about Brendan going off his brain at Paul. Tess defends Brendan and says that kids exaggerate and over-dramatise. Steph says Tess is only seeing what she wants to see. Tess responds angrily saying, "What the HELL do you know about my marriage?"