Phil attends his latest medical appointment and hears that he can now be considered for a liver transplant as he’s been sober for the past six months. Unfortunately, the bad news is that his condition hasn’t improved and he may not get a liver in time.
Later, once Phil is back home, his family are shocked as he starts to feel that he’s undeserving of a new liver anyway and begins to give up hope. When Louise tries to lift Phil’s spirits with a special surprise, her efforts backfire as they don’t go down as well as she expected.
Reaching a tragic decision, Phil announces that he’s not going to have the tests for the transplant – instead he’s going to accept his fate and die. Is this the beginning of the end for Phil Mitchell?
Meanwhile, Jack shows Ronnie the property where he wants them to live, but she tells him that she’s having second thoughts about their decision to move.
Elsewhere, Patrick takes matters into his own hands by making Dot an appointment to find out what’s wrong with her eyes.
Also today, Lee’s strange moods leave Whitney fearing that she’s done something wrong and she confides in Johnny. She attempts to put the spark back in their relationship but is disappointed when Lee remains cool.