A flashback scene from Horace's past reveals an insight to his parent's relationship. Back in the present, Sylvia announces she's leaving the bar to be with Harold and a sudden appearance from Pete leads to tragedy.
Pete disappears for a week after Tricia attempts to ween him off his medication which leads to a physical assault on her. Later, Horace faces his fears as he waits for more information on Pete's whereabouts.
Pete tries to get the bar declared a historical landmark in order to stymie Sylvia's ability to sell it. Horace is forced to face his feelings towards trans gender people after meeting a woman named Rhonda.