He rushes to the hospital and is confronted by a crestfallen Linda.
The pregnant landlady announces she’s made a decision about the baby’s future but Mick warns her to give him one last chance.
He promises to love the baby no matter what and tells her the baby will complete their family.
However, Linda admits she’s worried about Max wanting to be involved and how that will impact their lives.
Max left Walford earlier this year when Linda told him she categorically did not want to be with him and regretted their night together.
Before he left, the love rat tricked Sharon Mitchell (Letitia Dean) into returning the Queen Vic to the Carters.