But the last thing Maggie is expecting is to spot Ben flirting with Gemma. Maggie’s heart sinks.
“Maggie is so hurt when she sees Ben and Gemma together,” says Kestie, 41. “She is still deeply in love with Ben. In fact, he is the only man she has ever loved.
“The thought of Ben being with another woman is her worst nightmare.”
Spurred on earlier by Leah (Ada Nicodemou) to step out of her comfort zone, Maggie confronts Ben.
Unfortunately, however, the fiery exchange backfires spectacularly for the school principal. Not only does Ben tell Maggie to mind her own business, he resolves to get even closer to Gemma.
And before Ben and Gemma know it, they are a little under the weather – and look set to spend the night together.
More focused than ever on her work, Ziggy appears oblivious to the fact that Dean is feeling insecure about their relationship.
“With everything going on with Maggie and Ben, the only thing Ziggy can control right now is her work,” Sophie says.
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