The "Provocations" art show finally premieres at the CAC to mixed reviews, and Bette finally gives in to Candace's advances. Marina continues to flirt with Robin despite knowing she's dating Jenny, who has also begun sleeping with Gene. Shane's life turns from bad to worse when her attempt to let Clea down gently turns disastrous. Cherie abandons Shane, and Cherie's husband terminates his business arrangement with Shane. Dana's pet cat dies, and Tonya proposes marriage. At the end of the episode, Tina finds out about Bette's fling with Candace, and Alice realizes that she is in love with Dana and goes to her apartment to tell her. Alice and Dana kiss, but Alice returns home alone, where she finds Tina sitting on her couch crying.