The second part of the Season Finale begins with MJ’s alarm going off. The police come and find no one is there, but her window’s sensor has been disrupted. She tries to fall back asleep, but cannot and calls Sheldon to see if she can come over for the night. There, he sets her pours her a drink and tells her about the slave love letters he is reading. The next morning she relishes on being in his home and tries to look sexy when he returns from his morning run. He overlooks her. At breakfast, she asks him if they are in a relationship and he tells her he has been operating as if they were the entire time they have been dating. MJ receives a call from Valerie and learns David’s dog has died. She realizes he is devastated and wants to call him but does not, despite Sheldon encouraging her to do so.
The Pattersons and Lisa gather to celebrate PJ’s graduation. Helen tells him how proud she is of him and he in turn thanks his parents for their support. Meanwhile, MJ works out her deal with her rep. Lisa tries to talk to MJ about David, but she avoids the conversation. Naeema, Patrick’s older daughter, announces she and her fiance are getting married and moving to North Carolina. The family congratulates them, but Patrick is not happy to lose his daughter and Niecey seems jealous. Helen comforts her, telling her she will get it together.
MJ and Sheldon find staying together to awkward. First, he is annoyed by how she leaves her things around and then she wets his bed that night. She apologizes, but he forces her to confront what is bothering her–not contacting David. She confronts him about not allowing her to keep her toothbrush with his. He tells her he likes his things a certain way and never plans to cohabitate with anyone. He also tells her he does not want to get married or have kids. She calls him out on his expectations and then prepares to leave after they begin to insult one another. She tells him she will never settle for anything less than what she wants and deserves, and leaves.
MJ returns to her home and has dinner alone. She calls David and leaves him a message about his dog after three tries. Cynthia signs off from SNC while Kara and MJ celebrate. Elsewhere, Lisa arrives to drop by David’s dog’s belongings and to offer her condolences and lasagna. Sheldon calls MJ to apologize but she will not let him and ends their relationship, realizing they will never work. Lisa confronts David about her feelings for him, trying to get him to admit he knew how she felt about him. He unwittingly dials MJ in and she hears their entire sordid affair and how she has been the other woman for years. Stricken with grief, she loses control of her car and crashes!
(Being Mary Jane)