Tai-San alarms everyone of the danger that Ebony is in, but nobody cares for Ebony. Spike continues torturing Ebony, while she has visions of Zoot, who is also torturing her. Cloe, Patsy and KC play around by seeing how long Jack and Ellie can make out, and Cloe and Patsy come to a conclusion that they need a boyfriend. Ebony's militia refuses to protect the Mall without Ebony there. The Mall Rats find themselves in danger when the antidote is spilled in a fight. Alice uses a scary technique to force KC to reveal where Ebony went. Ebony begs Zoot, while Spike and his friends leave Ebony for dead. Tai-San and Alice set out to rescue Ebony with help from the new dug, and they manage to locate her. Various tribes finally learn the truth about the antidote.