Ryan proposes that Grant appoint his son Mark Wheeler to the presidency of World Oil. Ashley fears that Reena is plotting something for the opening of Marshall Oil. Nita's fashion sketches impress Paige. T.J. hides his anger when Grant suggests that he remain an attorney for World Oil instead of president. Grant enlists Lacey's help in luring Mark from Australia to Houston. Reena asks T.J. to accompany her to the Marshall Oil opening.