Macy was killed in a car accident, which Brooke survived.Thorne and Brooke parted ways, and she turned her attention back to Ridge, who was still married to Taylor.
Hope began to become more like her mother when she became more sexual in her relationship with Liam's half-brother, Wyatt Spencer.
A devastated Brooke turned to Eric for comfort and ended up pregnant with Rick, so Eric married her.
Ridge met and fell in love with Taylor Hayes, the doctor who cared for Caroline before his wife and on their wedding day, Brooke ran to find them thinking she was pregnant with Ridge's child when in fact she was pregnant with Eric's second child, Bridget.
Brooke was later tricked by the Forrester family into traveling to Paris to keep away from the happily married Taylor and Ridge (who had since had twins, Steffy and Phoebe).
After she came back, Brooke had an affair with her daughter Bridget's husband, Deacon Sharpe.