She is introduced to the world of transactional relationships by her classmate Avery, who works as an high-end escort. Later, Anna has an abortion. David is promoted to managing partner and Christine is reassigned to a different lawyer. Michael's family is willing to expose him and Christine's escort work in an attempt to get her to stop pursuing the money from Michael's will. Christine returns to Chicago. While up on the stand and in front of her ex-husband, Bria becomes physically ill and asks to be excused. Jack surprises Christine by giving her a key to a home he just bought.
Erica then uses the tape to blackmail Novak in exchange for his organization's donor list.
At the office, Christine receives an envelope containing photos of herself that were taken for her escort work, including photos showing her face, which worries her. Christine's father drives her to the airport. In the morning, after David leaves his apartment, Christine notices Ben Holgrem, the opposing counsel on the case, return some files. The Girlfriend Experience is an American anthology drama television series created, written, and directed by Lodge Kerrigan and Amy Seimetz and airing on the premium cable network Starz. Anna then has an emotional breakdown and tries to reconnect with Erica, but she learns that Erica is with Darya. After Christine sees Jack another time, he calls her, but she had never given him her number. Jack surprises Christine by giving her a key to a home he just bought.