Tracy and Duncan are stunned when the woman-in-black is revealed to be their mother Eleanor, who was committed to a sanitarium twelve years ago. Duncan suspects that Philip murdered Baylor. Jonathan attempts to come up with the money to pay off the blackmailer. Jeffrey and Sheila have a serious discussion about their relationship. Tracy and Duncan arrange for Eleanor to be recommitted to the sanitarium, but a scheming Philip gets her released again as part of his plan to assume control of the bank from Duncan.