Dörte is in emotional chaos - are her feelings for Gunter stronger than her familiarity with Norbert? Gunter realizes that he has to let Dörte decide freely and withdraws with a declaration of love. When Dorte's answering machine received a message that there was a new divorce date at short notice, Norbert overheard it and secretly deleted the message. Britta comes back early from the USA and both Carla and Amelie are looking forward to an evening together with her - alone! The two compete for Britta, which gets on her nerves so much that she ends up spending the evening alone.
Erik cannot afford the horrendous rent for the tower as a wedding location and cancels it again with a heavy heart. However, Erik would like to keep his financial bottleneck secret from Yvonne and claims that the tower should only be used for the baron's private purposes. But Yvonne doesn't give up and unexpectedly gets Erik in trouble. Eleni still wishes that her parents would be reconciled. When Markus surprisingly returns to the "Fürstenhof", he too hopes to be able to win back Alexandra. But when she brushes him off, he shows himself from a new side and gives her an ultimatum.
The friends find out who frightened Chiara so much. However, the person is not easily intimidated. Simone must ensure that Deniz Anna's performance continues to improve. But he wants to concentrate on Leyla - there is an open dispute. Finn wants to make sure that Dr. Bach finally respects Imani - and thus causes discord between the two.
Tobias faces his first day of work at W