After breaking up with Ben, she develops feelings for Ricky when he comes to visit.She tells him that if he really wants to be with her, he has to stop sleeping around,and get tested for any sexually transmitted diseases or infections.Amy plans to go live with her grandmother Mimsy, but is unable to go after discovering that Mimsy is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, and is moving into assisted care living.
While in the hospital, Amy reprimands Ricky for getting her pregnant, but then realizes that she was equally responsible for what had happened.
The next day, Ricky is surprised that Amy isn't in a hurry to marry, but is content with just being engaged until she feels the time is right for them to marry.
Later in the season, Amy thinks she is pregnant again and becomes very moody.
Three months later, Amy moves herself and John into Ricky's little apartment over the butcher shop where he works.
Amy decides she wants to marry Ricky, but he thinks she's moving too fast.