Sophie comes home to her flat and hears voices in the bedroom. She expects that it is just her fiance, who is home early like he promised, watching TV. She comes in and sees him sitting with a redhead.
Sophie is driving to Maine for this mission her mother sent her on. She drove over one of the hills and spotted taillights. Surprised to see another human, Sophie accelerated and then hit the back of their bumper.
Sophie arrives at her uncle's house and sees the same man that she hit on her way here. Confused, Sophie asks him "What are you doing?" and he explains to her that her uncle is also his uncle. He also explains that the car she hit was their uncle's.
What are you doing here?
Sophie is heartbroken and has lost all her trust for people. He cheated on her when she would have least expected it.
On July 4th, Sophie stumbles upon Bev's dead body. Someone had killed her.
Sophie is distraught and distracted from what happened with Ian. Crashing into someone else's car stresses her out more than what she already is.
The family gathers for Bev's funeral.
Sophie was shocked to see the man she ran into earlier. She seemed agitated that this rude man was in the same house as her and did not want him to be there.
Sophie is shocked and extremely upset. She is angered by the thought of her own family killing each other just to inherit the Birches.