Erika is upset because Hajo wants to end the relation. Merle suits her. Erika makes him clear she won't give him up because she loves him. Fire masters Mathis has to go to Portugal to give lessons to firemen. Hajo learns that Mathis and Sydney see that distance is no problem for their relation. Gunter wants to buy an oak as the symbol for his love for Merle. She makes him a love declaration that contains a ring. Mathis offers Eliane his sorry. Sigrid takes part in the bakery team contest. Eliane and Ben become her team members. Eliane decides to go to Brazil to forget Mathis. The Askanier Park is for sale. Gunter wants to buy it for Merle but Patrick lets him know that he is negotiating with another interested party. Patrick tells Kim that he made up this party to avoid that the hotel is bought by Gunter, of all interested parties.