After the fallout from the Dianna Whinchil interview, Maggie visits Jim's office to explain why she thinks he should drop his campaign for governor. Once Maggie leaves, David confronts a stone-faced Jim about his intentions for Veronica. Now that Jim knows that she was behind his son's assault, David expects that his old friend will exact revenge against his wife.

"We've been friends for a long time," he tells Jim, "but if anything happens to my wife, I will show you an enemy like you've never seen."

After David abruptly leaves his office, Jim makes a phone call to a mysterious associate.

"I need a bloodbath," Jim says.

He orders his henchman to seek out professor Cannon, the prison guard responsible for facilitating Wyatt's prison assault, and Veronica Harrington—and kill them all.

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