Team One is alerted to a situation in a bank where a woman who appears under duress is withdrawing all her money. When she sabotages her own rescue and escapes with her tormentor, the team turn their attention to her family, who is also in danger. As they continue the investigation, the family's dark secret emerges, leading to an undercover assignment in which Ed risks his safety to diffuse a potentially deadly confrontation.
Meanwhile, Sgt. Parker tries to get to the bottom of Sam's unusual behavior, which includes openly questioning Ed's tactics.
Section's newest target is the son of a wealthy industrialist by the name of Helmut Volker, who is throwing wild parties when not funneling arms to Red Cell. The twist is Operations and Madeline have figured out that Michael has "restored" Nikita, so Operations uses this operation to once again drive a wedge between Michael and Nikita. Helmut Volker must marry if he is ever to inherit hit father's business, so when Volker proposes a marriage of convenience to Nikita, Operations orders her to accept! Will Michael be able to stop Operations' plan to divide them, or will Nikita be forced to promise to love, honor and obey another man, at least until death do them part?moreless