But does Karen still have feelings for him?
In the cab office, Mitch is oblivious to a lady named Rita flirting with him.
But after Keegan and Bailey pick up on this, Bailey tells Rita that Mitch will meet her at Ruby’s, which he does, unsure if it’s the right thing to do.
Later as Mitch joins the party, Karen is surprised how news of his date has affected her. Does she still have feelings for him?
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