LET'S DO THIS – Naomi (AnnaLynne McCord) enlists Ivy's (Gillian Zinser) help in reducing the awkwardness with Liam (Matt Lanter) and the three decide to go on a hike, something Naomi has never done. Naomi discovers Ivy's alterior motives and confronts her by pushing her face in the sand. Naomi, Silver (Jessica Stroup) and Adrianna (Jessica Lowndes) go shopping in the Palisades and run into Annie (Shenae Grimes) and Jasper (Zach Sherman). Jasper blackmails Annie with photographic proof of her hit-and-run, but she gives Jasper an ultimatum that puts her mind at ease.
Adrianna and Gia's (Rumer Willis) friendship continues to develop when the two throw a pity party for themselves. Silver (Jessica Stroup) and Teddy (Trevor Donovan) toy with the idea of trying to make a relationship work. Ryan (Ryan Eggold) meets free-spirited Laurel (guest star Kelly Lynch, "The L Word") at a bar, but soon they move to her car so they can get to know each other even better. A surprise visitor shows up on the Wilson's doorstep. Rob Estes, Lori Loughlin, Michael Steger and Tristan Wilds also star.
SummaryWhile shopping, Adrianna tells Silver and Noami that she can't believe that Navid got suspended since she thinks the drugs didn't belong to him. They see Annie at the cafe and invite her to join them while they look for a little gold dress, but realize that she is there with Jasper. She tells them she can't come. Annie asks Jasper what he wants and he asks her to come over his house the next day. He gets angry at her attitude and reminds her they had a deal. She agrees to go to his house later.
Silver tells Dixon they should talk since she wants to get back together with him. After she gives him a kiss, Dixon wakes up from his dream. When Dixon joins the others for breakfast, they notice that he is wearing cologne. Deb asks if his birth mom emailed him back and he says she didn't. He insists things are looking up these days.
At school, Dixon goes up to Silver and she asks to talk. She tells him she would only like to be friends since she doens't have the same feelings towards him. Silver tells him she likes having him back in her life and he agrees he will be there for her.During lunch, Naomi and Liam have trouble having small talk. Naomi tells him she has been reading about boats. Ivy throws her food at Liam which erupts into a playful fight. Naomi gets disappointed that she isn't able to have fun with Liam like Ivy does. Naomi asks Ivy for advice with Liam since it seems like he is uncomfortable around her. Naomi asks Ivy to hang out with her and Liam and doing something together. Ivy says she knows just the thing to do.
Annie arrives at Jasper's house and sees his bed room is set up with candles. Jasper explains his parents are away. He tells her that he doesn't think they have been connecting because they haven't been intimate lately. After Annie says she doesn't want to sleep with him, Jasper says she has to. Annie figures that he will go to the police if she doesn't do what he says. Jasper says he just a real chance with their relationship. Later, Annie gets upset and says she can't have a relationship with him. She tells him if he has to go to the police, he should. Just before she leaves, she tells him that if he goes to the police, he will have no chance of getting back with her.
The next day at school, Ryan asks Naomi how she is holding up since Jen left. He says he has some of her stuff, but Naomi tells him to get rid of it. Naomi asks Ryan if he is okay and explains that Jen told her that her relationship with him was only to set up an image for rich men that she was not only interested in money.
Adrianna meets with Gia and tells her that not seeing Navid makes her heart hurt less. Gia explains how she saw her ex-girlfriend Alexa on the street and ran into a light post. Using water bottles, they toast to their misery.
Ivy takes Naomi and Liam out for hiking. Liam is surprised to hear that Naomi is into the outdoors. Ivy apologizes to Naomi, but Naomi says she can already see that Liam is liking her more.While Silver and Dixon have lunch together, she asks if he has heard from his mom. He says he hasn't but jokes and says that he is used to being rejected. After they see Teddy and his sister Savannah talk, Silver asks Dixon how the girl is like since he met her earlier. Savannah approaches Silver and asks her to give her brother another chance. Silver gets upset to learn that Dixon always knew that Savannah and Teddy were siblings. Silver tells him that he is not a good friend, then leaves.
Back outside, Naomi has trouble keeping up with Ivy and Liam. Ivy warns Naomi about the poison oak and garter snake next to her which freaks her out and causes her to fall. After they return to the car, Naomi tells Ivy that she knows that she is still into Liam. Ivy admits that she still likes Liam a lot. Naomi asks Ivy to stay away from him, but she says they are on the surf team together. They agree that they are going to compete over Liam.The next day at school, Dixon joins Teddy for lunch and tells him that Silver didn't know that Savannah was his sister and he let her believe that they were a couple. Dixon admits that he constantly lied to try to get back with Silver. He asks Teddy to punch him as payback and he obliges. Teddy thanks Dixon for coming clean and asks what they should do now. Dixon encourages to go for Silver since she likes him.
Adrianna and Gia make plans to watch a movie later. Alexis arrives and asks Gia to talk later. Adrianna wonders if they will get back together.On her windshield, Annie finds a photo of her car after she hit Jasper's uncle. Jasper tells Annie that he went around and found where she got the work done. Annie tells him that she is going to confess to what she did. Naomi arrives at the beach and waves at Liam while he surfs. She sees Ivy and compares her look to a wet seal. Ivy says she is going to go out in the water with Liam.
Teddy runs up to Silver and says Dixon told him the truth. Silver apologizes for over reacting. Teddy suggests they pick up where they left off, but Silver says no. Silver says that she knows that he is a player since he moved on with two other girls since the dance.
While Ryan grades papers at the bar, a woman starts up a conversation. She introduces herself as Laurel before she changes the music on the juke box.Back on the beach, Naomi tells Liam that she made some sandwiches. Ivy invites herself to sit down and grabs a sandwich. After the coach asks Liam to speak alone, Naomi and Ivy get an all out brawl in the sand. Liam rushes to the girls and breaks up the fight. Naomi tells Liam that Ivy is trying to break them up. Naomi realizes that the problem is between Liam and her. She admits that she doesn't care about boats and hates the outdoors. She tells Liam that if he doesn't like her, it is too bad. Liam packs up her stuff and leaves.
Back at the bar, Ryan asks Laurel to talk about the rock stars she slept with. She asks him why he is drinking during a school night then realizes that he just broke up with someone. She tells him that the best thing to get over someone is the hair of the dog.Alexis tells Gia that she wants to get back together since she misses her. Ryan and Laurel end up making love in her car.Adrianna starts to cry while watching Love Story by herself. Gia arrives and says that Alexis just wanted to return some stuff. Gia says she rather be with her. Adrianna restarts the movie.
While Annie starts to write what a confessional letter to her parents, Jasper appears at her window. Jasper tells Annie he can't stop thinking about what she said. He says he won't go to the police since he loves her too much. He asks her to come back to him, then leaves. Annie deletes her message just after it auto saves.
After Naomi gets a massage, Liam stops by to visit. He grabs her face and gives her a passionate kiss. Liam tells Naomi that the girl that he fell for is opinionated. He explains he liked what he saw today. Naomi disrobes and gives Liam a kiss.At the beach, Ivy hangs out with her mom Laurel. She asks Ivy if she wants a toke of weed, but Ivy passes. Ivy says Naomi was scrappy when they fought. Laurel tells Ivy that since Liam is an idiot, he and Naomi deserve each other.
Annie calls the girls and has dinner. Naomi tells the girls she found the perfect LSD, little sequin dress. Naomi says she is glad that she is back with Liam. Nearby, Jasper spies on Annie.Later, Silver visits Teddy at the tennis court. She tells him that she wants to be with him, but doesn't want to want to be with him. She says she wants to trust him, but she doesn't, which scares her. Silver gives Teddy a kiss and tells him not to hurt her. At home, Dixon, Deb and Harry watch Jeopardy! while shouting out answers. After the door bell rings, Dixon realizes that Jeopardy! was TIVOed. Dixon opens the door and meets Dana, Dixon's birth mom.
- Rob Estes as Harry Wilson
- Shenae Grimes as Annie Wilson
- Tristan Wilds as Dixon Wilson
- AnnaLynne McCord as Naomi Clark
- Ryan Eggold as Ryan Matthews
- Jessica Stroup as Erin Silver
- Jessica Lowndes as Adrianna Tate-Duncan
- Lori Loughlin as Debbie Wilson
- Matt Lanter as Liam Court
- Trevor Donovan as Teddy Montgomery
- Gillian Zinser as Ivy Sullivan
- Rumer Willis as Gia Mannetti
- Zachary Ray Sherman as Jasper Herman
- Kelly Lynch as Laurel Cooper
- Gia: Pity party check list. First thing we need: sad movies
- Adrianna: Okay. The Way We Were, A Walk to Remember, P.S. I Love You, The Notebook...
- Gia: Not The Notebook, I watched that with Alexa
- Adriana: Love Story?
- Gia: Does anyone die?
- Adrianna: And she's so young too
- Gia: Perfect.
- Naomi: Okay guys, we have to focus. We have to work to do here. I am officially on the quest for the perfect LSD
- Silver: No, no, no
- Annie: I'm sorry, LSD?
- Naomi: Every girl must have the perfect little sequined dress. The LSD is the most important element to a girl's wardrobe because boys like shiny things. They're kind of like babies in that regard
- Annie: Or like trout
- Naomi: True, Liam is totally a trout.
- Silver: I thought Savannah was a girl. Well obviously she's a girl, but I thought that she was a girl girl, not a sister girl
- Teddy: Well she's a sister girl.
- Liam: I've been feeling distant from you ever since we got back together. I couldn't figure out what was wrong. Why we weren't connecting. You've been so polite, so unlike the girl I fell for
- Naomi: I just wanted everything to be perfect. I guess somehow that translated into me not being myself
- Liam: Well then you're done with that because the girl I fell for is ballsy, opinionated, and sure of herself and today I finally saw her again
Opening Tagline: Ryan
- First appearances of Laurel Cooper and Dana Bowen
- Ryan and Laurel hook up
- Silver and Teddy get together
- Ivy is comforted by her mother – Laurel.
- Gia rejects Alexa and shows signs of having feelings for Adrianna
- In one scene of the episode Adrianna and Gia are watching the 1970 movie "Love Story" starring Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw (both are spotted on screen). Ryan O'Neal has been cast as Teddy's father.
- Big Girl by 1 Two
- Come On by The Genders
- Head Over Heels by The Go-Go's
- Hearts Collide by Sarah Solovay
- Je t'aime moi non plus by Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birk
- Let It Fall by Lykke L
- Love Lost by The Men
- My Sympathy by Kurt Vile
- Odyssey by Woolfy
- Strange Religion by Mark Lanegan
- The Mating Game by Bitter:Sweet
- Theme from Love Story by Francis Lai
- Wish by Paper Route