Joey is incessantly trying to reach Eddie while dealing with Harley Hetson showing up at Hell's Kitchen every day after cutting school. When Harley persuades Joey to see Eddie, she is devastated after finding out that Eddie has moved out of his apartment without saying a word. Meanwhile, Pacey begins skipping work by hanging out at the Boston Aquarium with Emma which hints of an impending relationship between them. Until Rich starts burying Pacey with work making him miss his and Emma's next romantic meeting. Jen starts working as a peer counselor with C.J., but her personal interests get in the way of her work. Jack and David both get tested for HIV which leads to them talking about their sexual pasts. Dawson and Todd fly to Los Angeles after photography on Todd's movie, Wicked Dead finally wraps up. But Heather Tracy and the senior producer, Larry Newman, want Todd to re-shoot the entire ending. After Todd's refuses, due to his pride and ego, he gets fired and Dawson is ordered to step in as director. Also in L.A., Audrey goes back to her roots by hanging out with her party-loving friend Jack Osbourne.