When Hilda first met Justin's gym coach they did not get off on the right foot. He was failing Justin in his class and she was like a lioness protecting her cub. They soon realized that they were attracted to each other and they started dating. Unfortunately, Hilda discovered that Tony was still married to his wife, Jill. Even though he said that they were separated, Hilda couldn't allow herself to be "the other woman," so even though it broke her heart she ended their relationship.