Lucas wakes up in bed and he says in the voiceover that he always thinks of Lindsey when he wakes up. He misses her and wonders if she misses him and another day without her begins. Peyton wakes up and says Lucas. Jamie is waking up and he says Chester. Brooke wakes up and she says Brooke. OMG, I have to pee. Skills wakes up and says what day is it? What time is it? What did I drink last night? Mouth wakes up and says Millicent you smell so good. I have to go to work. I guess I could be late. What do you mean I’m fired? How am I going to pay my rent? Would you like fries with that? Haley wakes up and says Jamie. Nathan says Jamie and then God, my girl is hot. They start to kiss and Jamie’s feet comes in between Naley on the pillow. They tickle Jamie. Dan wakes up to a gunshot and says Keith.
Nathan walks in the kitchen and Haley says she made french toast. Nathan asks how the day is and Haley says she has to grade papers, see Peyton and interview nannies. Jamie says I hate it when you spell. It’s d-u-m-b. Nathan asks if Jamie wants to go to practice. Haley says it’s fine. Jamie goes and gets his jersey. Jamie says thank momma, I l-o-v-e you. Haley says the nannies will be there at 5 and tell Quentin his chapter reports are great.
Lucas walks in on Skills in the office at the desk. He asks how the team is doing. Skills says they lost 8 games. Skills says I’ll take the blame but Q sucks and it’s all his fault because he hasn’t hit a shot because of his hand. Lucas says he’ll talk to Q. Skills says Q asked him not to say anything to Lucas. Nathan and Jamie walk in. Jamie says Daddy said you were on a ship and asked if he saw pirate. Lucas says yeah but they didn’t want any part of me. He asks Jamie to show him his jump shot (free throw??).
Mouth opens his mail and says OMG.
Watch this scene: Brooke and Millicent are at the store. Brooke says she almost forgot her stuff for the meeting and Millicent has it ready for her. Brooke offers her a promotion but says she has to go back to NY. Millicent isn’t happy. Brooke gets a call. She’s shocked. She says I can, I will, thank you. Millicent says I can’t go back to NY. Brooke says change of plans, she needs her at the store. Brooke says I’m going to be a mom.
Millicent is asking about the baby and Brooke says it’s a special foster care case. Brooke is flustered. Millicent calms her down. Brooke says Millicent, they’re giving me a baby! She hugs Millicent.
Jamie is looking up at the jerseys in the gym. He says one is missing. Nathan explains it’s grandpa Dan’s because of the bad stuff he did. Jamie says he does bad stuff and Nathan says not that bad. Q comes in rapping about Jamie. Jamie raps back. Nathan tries but he’s not good at it. Lucas comes in the gym. He shakes Q’s hand to prove he’s in pain. Q gives Skills a bad look.
Peyton is in her office listening to demos. Haley comes in. Peyton says it’s all because of Haley’s instincts. She says Mia has sold 40,000 copies. Haley says it’s all Peyton and she’s trying to butter her up because she has a demo to give her and hands her own demo.
Lucas is looking at Q’s hand. He tries to blame the coaching. He gets Q to palm two balls in his hands. He makes him do it for 30 seconds. Lucas tells him it’s not so much that they’re 4 and 8. It’s just he’s not healthy. He drops the ball out of his hand. Q gets mad and Jamie flinches. They all leave.
Mouth goes into the store. Millicent says I might be getting a promotion and staying in Tree Hill. Mouth says I might be getting a promotion and leaving Tree Hill for Nebraska. Millicent says the closest C/B is here. Mouth says it’s a full-time on-air position and it’s a great opp. Millicent says she should take it. Mouth says you’re part of my dream and I hope we had a future together. Is it too early? Did I freak you out? Millicent says no and kisses him. She says promise me I can have your room because I really would like a room I don’t have to pay by the day.
Peyton is listening to the demo of Haley. Peyton says yes! It’s good business and it will be a blast. Haley says it’s exactly what she needs right now. Peyton says me too. Peyton says you never know where the next miracle is going to come from. Brooke calls and says it’s a miracle! They’re giving me a baby! Brooke says a purple monkey! Peyton says it’s awesome and we thought we had big news. Haley says well, today’s kind of fun.
Lucas, Q, Skills, Nathan and Jamie are at the dr and Q has a cast. Q asks to speak to Skills alone. He says thank for nothing. I needed you to be quiet for me. Skills says when you get better I’m going to let you take that back but for now consider yourself lucky.
The elevator opens with Lucas, Nathan and Jamie and Dan gets in. Jamie says Hi, grandpa. Dan says hey Jamie. Dan says if you two boys want to jump me again, here’s your chance. The elevator closes.
Nathan says to Dan outside of the hospital, We’re not having this. You’re following Jamie around. Dan says I was just getting a checkup. I was hoping… Nathan stops him and says stop, there’s no hope for you.
Jamie says I don’t understand, Grandpa Dan is so nice, how come everyone is so mad at him. Lucas says what if Dan hurt Chester? He says he’d be sad and mad. Lucas says that’s how we feel. Jamie gives Lucas a hug.
Brooke is on the phone with Owen. He freaked out about the baby talk. Peyton and Haley come in. Brooke says the agency has a baby program where babies come from other countries to have major surgery. They stay with a family and then go home. They said a family dropped out and they think it would be a great trial-run for Brooke. She then says look it’s a purple monkey just like I used to have. Haley asks what else she got. Like food and a crib. Brooke says she got sidetracked. Haley says let’s go to my house and look through Jamie’s old stuff.
Mouth comes in C/B. He says he wants to stay in Tree Hill and wants Millicent to move in. He says he doesn’t want her to leave and she needs a place. Millicent says I can’t. Mouth says it’s soon and you’ll save money and get to see me everyday. Millicent says she can’t but she’s really glad he’s staying.
Haley is getting stuff together for Brooke. Haley asks her if she knows how hard it will be to let her go? Brooke says yes, but she needs help. Nathan and Jamie come in. Then Lucas walks in right as Peyton comes in and says I found the car seat. Brooke says surprise. Peyton and Lucas just stand there awkwardly.
Peyton and Lucas are walking and talking. Peyton says you must have enjoyed time with your mom. Lucas asks about the record. Peyton says I’ve been meaning to ask you…what do you think about a small studio? Lucas says that’s a great idea. It’s smart. Lucas says I don’t blame you. Peyton says I feel bad for you and somehow responsible. I really hope that doesn’t come off as arrogant. Lucas says she’s coming back. She loves me and I love her. It will be ok. Peyton says I hope so.
Brooke is at home. Chase comes in. Brooke says I guess you talked to Owen. Chase says no, that’s why I’m here. Brooke says ok…. Chase says Owen’s my friend and he’s into you and he’s about his independence. He’s threatened with the baby stuff. Brooke asks if he sent him. He says he didn’t send him and he’s not coming back. Chase says he’s taking off and maybe he wants to say goodbye and wants to see her face again. Probably why Owen didn’t come. If he looked in her eyes again, he’d cave on the independence. He says call him if she needs anything. He says he’ll see her around. Walking out he says don’t take the Owen stuff too personally. Brooke says I won’t. Chase says Yeah you will. It’s a big deal. It scares us off.
Millicent goes to see Mouth at his place and asks to talk to him. Millicent is nervous and asks for something to drink. Millicent says I know I freaked you out and there’s a reason. We just can’t sleep in the same bed. What you’re repulsed by me? Millicent says I’m a virgin!! Mouth says really? Millicent says because of your boss thing you’re clearly not. Mouth says how did I found you? You’re so perfect. I would never pressure you. I want you here. Mouth says you say yes? Millicent says yes if you think it can work. Mouth says, It can, it does. They kiss.
Nathan and Haley are interviewing many different nannies. Haley says no to all the hot ones. A man says so Nathan Haley says you like to watch your nanny swim naked in the pool? Nathan says I guess I deserve that.
Lucas goes to see Brooke. Brooke says she thinks she made a mistake. Lucas says isn’t it a little late? Brooke says if I wanted that said, I would have called Peyton. You’re supposed to say it will be fine. Lucas says it will be fine. Brooke says it’s too late. Lucas says you got a monkey just like yours. Brooke says you remember? Lucas says I do know a few things about you, Brooke Davis. Brooke says I just have to send her back. Lucas says I think it’s great your helping a little girls get the care that she needs. Brooke says I’m scared, what if I break her? Lucas says when it comes to single mom, I have a special one. It’s good that your scared, but you’re going to do great. Brooke says thanks for coming over. You think she’ll like the purple monkey? Lucas says I think she’ll love the girls that gave it to her.
Haley is looking at resumes. Nathan walks in and says Jamie’s out. Nathan says sorry you couldn’t find a nanny you couldn’t trust around me. Haley laughs and says too soon. Haley says the truth is I just want Jamie to myself right now. Nathan says she should take a break and he’ll try to find someone ugly with a lot of great references. Haley says you can’t because I thought you might want to get a work out in. Nathan says I’m really going to suck you know. Haley says you’re gotta find out sometime. Nathan says thank you, Hales. Haley says you’re welcome. Thank you back. Nathan kisses her and walks out.
Q is at the gym and Nathan comes in dressed to play. They talk smack to each other about who’s better. Nathan tries a free throw and misses. Q makes it left handed. Nathan says you’ll be fine even if you have to go to a junior college like me. Q says look where it got you. They play against each other. Nathan is clearly having trouble even with Q’s hurt hand. Q gives Nathan a hard time. Nathan says sometimes you have a big mouth, Quentin. He walks out. Q says that’s a sorry comeback, Nate.
At the gym, Dan is there. Nathan walks in. Dan says he’s regretting it all. You too huh? Dan asks if he’s thinking about it. Nathan says I’m not. Dan says just do your best. Unlike some of us, you have nothing to be ashamed of.
Skills is lifting weights at home. Skills says don’t come to close, I’m pissed off. Mouth says Millicent is moving in. Mouth asks him to clean it up…the talk. He says it’s all good, he’ll talk to the fellows. Skills starts to joke…Do you think she could walk around…Mouth cuts him off and says no.
Haley is playing guitar and singing while Jamie colors. Nathan walks in. Haley says I think I’m going to record the album with Peyton. Nathan says practice wasn’t good. Deb walks in and says did someone call for a nanny? Everyone gives hugs.
Dan does the voiceover.
They show Deb and Jamie playing while Naley watches.
Q is in the gym holding his cast crying.
Lucas and Skills are drinking at the bar. Lucas tells him he did the right thing now we have to find a player.
Millicent walks in Mouth’s apartment. Both are all smiles.
Peyton calls for Brooke in the apartment. Brooke comes in and says I think I need to do this alone. I think I’m gonna be ok. Peyton hugs her and Brooke leaves.
They show Dan sitting in the gym, continuing the voiceover.
Brooke is at the airport looking for someone. They show a woman with a baby come through the crowd. She takes the baby and holds her up in awe. It fades out.