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September 20, 2010
The Best News Ever.
EJ's hospital room, under the eyes of Lexi and Stefano, Sami orders EJ's
life support turned off. The breathing tube is taken out of his mouth. Lexi
and Stefano sob. He says goodbye to his son. All of a sudden, Elvis gasps
and begins breathing on his own. Lexi kicks everyone out. In the corridor,
Sami keeps thinking about shooting EJ. Will asks her if she's okay. Rafe
watches them closely. Stefano strolls over to taunt Sami. Lexi comes out and
has no decisive answer about what's going on. She takes Sami away to talk.
Rafe tells Will that they need to have a talk too. The Fed leads Will out to
the beach and asks him where he was when EJ was shot. Will insists that he
was at the pub. "If you think I did it, bring it on! Charge me!" Will
home, Daniel startles Chloe as she thinks about Viv. She tells him that she
doesn't want to attend the memorial. When he offers to talk to Viv for her,
she decides to go instead. They go over to the pub. Ian runs into Steph
outside and she moans about the paternity test. They watch Chloe and Daniel
walk out. She starts to wonder if Daniel changed the results. She calls
around and discovers that Daniel could have easily done it. This still
doesn't make sense to Ian. Steph tries to rationalize it and then thanks Mr.
Ponytail for his help. Adrienne wanders over and asks what's up. Ian runs.
Adrienne notices her niece is nervous. Steph acts paranoid and stomps off.
is still in the sarcophagus, hoping that Victor will come and find her.
Meanwhile, in the mansion, Victor shows Brady the fake email from Viv saying
she left town. Victor refuses to believe it and trudges off with Brady
trailing after him. They go up to Viv's room. The video feed snaps on in the
sarcophagus and Viv watches as Victor finds that all of her clothes are
still there. Soon, he discovers that all of her jewels are gone as well as
her passport and urn. "Hallelujah!" Victor declares. He's thrilled and
practically starts dancing. When Justin comes in, Victor laughs and tells
him Viv has left him. This breaks Viv's heart. Victor tells Justin to
prepare the divorce papers but the lawyer thinks this is too strange. Viv
switches channels and sees Victor come into the mausoleum. She calls to him
but can't be heard. Philip, Mel, Maggie, Chloe and Daniel come in and Victor
happily tells them that Vivian has left him. Viv has a fit as everyone
celebrates. "This is the best news ever," Daniel says. They get somber and
remember Isabella and how perfect she made their lives. Viv screeches that
this is all disgusting. As Victor is about to toast to the memory of his
daughter, Brady stops him and begins rambling about the stories he used to
hear about his mom. He adds that he is at peace, at least partially, thanks
to Vivian and what she did for his mom. As the toast to Viv, she screams.
Kate brings Sami to Casa DiMera so they can talk about Will. They discuss
the call Kate made and Sami assures her Will will say nothing. Stefano walks
in and asks them if they are talking about Will. He explains that he has
info the cops don't have. He shows Sami the empty gun box and explains that
the only person who knew where it was and had no alibi was Will. Sami says
it's impossible and Stefano wonders how she can be so sure. Meanwhile, EJ
opens his mouth and mumbles 'Samantha'.
September 21, 2010
You're Going Down, Bitch!
strolls into Hope's cell to check in on her. She suggests that she tell Bo
about her problems in jail. Hope begs her to keep it quiet so Bo can move on
with his life. The warden leaves and Tina is returned to the cell. She flops
on her cot. Heldi and her bookmobile come by. She gives Hope a book and then
headlocks her. "You're going down, bitch!" Tina
announces. She lectures Hope and pummels her.
the mausoleum, Victor continues to be gleeful about Viv moving away but his
family is less convinced that she's really gone. He asks Maggie into the
house for a drink. Viv watches from the sarcophagus and her heart breaks.
Victor leads Justin and Maggie away, leaving Brady to taunt Viv through the
CCTV. She tells him that he will crack if he lets her die in there and
claims the authorities will find out if he leaves her in there. "Ciao,"
Brady says, walking out. In the mansion, Victor toasts to his wonderful day.
Justin tells his uncle that filing for divorce might be too soon. Victor
gets Maggie upstairs to show her everything Viv took with her. Viv watches
through the monitor and gets more distraught.
Carly walks into the pub to see Bo. He tells her that Viv has left town for
good. She's skeptical and this confuses him. They go over what he knows and
she insists that Viv would never run off like this. She convinces him that
his father is so relieved he can't think straight. Bo decides to call Victor
but gets Brady, who becomes anxious when he hears that the disappearance
will be investigated. Brady offers to talk to his grandfather about it. When
the call ends, Ciara comes in and tells her dad that she's glad Viv left
town. She gives Carly a drawing. Carly winks. After the little girl leaves,
Bo worries about Hope and clenches up in angst. He gets a call from the
warden, telling him that Hope's been put in the hospital. Meanwhile, Brady
heads back to the mausoleum and checks for loose ends. Viv taunts him about
leaving her to die. When he shouts at her, Maggie walks in and asks who he
is talking to. He claims he was just grieving loudly and leaves. As Maggie
looks around, she finds one of Viv earrings on the floor.
by the water, Will challenges Rafe to prove he shot EJ or back off. Rafe
warns him that Stefano could come after him. Will acts nonchalant and
worries about his mom. Rafe tells him that he promises to protect Sami and
he family. "That sounds great, but what does it really mean?" Will asks.
Rafe says he'll do what he has to do and promises not to be a rigid dolt. He
asks Will to fill him in so he can help him out.
the hospital, EJ's monitors beep as he shakes and mumbles Sami's name. Lexi
comes in and then leaves a doctor to rouse EJ while she runs off. Meanwhile,
at Casa DiMera, Stefano demands that Sami prove young William didn't shoot
his son or face the consequences. She offers to tell him the truth. Kate
interrupts to say Will wold never be capable of shooting someone. Sami tells
Stefano how much her son cares about him. He knows that but thinks that Will
could have been angry enough to do it. He gets a call from his daughter.
Lexi tells him to get over to the hospital. They all run off. When they get
to the hospital, Lexi explains that EJ's brain activity has increased.
Stefano gets excited when EJ starts to stutter. Lexi explains that her
brother's brain activity is dropping again and kicks everyone out.
the corridor, Stefano gets optimistic. Rafe and Will arrive. Stefano curses
in Italian and strides off. Kate worries to Rafe. Stefano returns and asks
Rafe if he would bend the rules if he knew who was responsible. Meanwhile,
Sami orders Will to live with Roman. She tells her son that she won't let
him go down for this so he suggests they tell her boyfriend everything, Sami
thinks that's bonkers and she won't let Rafe be an accomplice. Rafe wanders
over to them and takes her home. They get in bed and she assures him that
she will fix things. Across town, Stefano assures Kate that he doesn't want
to blame Will so she urges him to wait until they know more. Back at the
hospital, EJ continues shivering and muttering Sami's name.
September 22, 2010
goes into the mausoleum and remembers Isabella. She's sorry that Viv dug her up
and reburied her. Viv watches from inside the sarcophagus and swears. Meanwhile,
Brady slips into Viv's room and tunes in to check on her. She tells him that
Carly is in there.
is meeting with the warden at the pub. He says that Hope being pummeling wasn't
part of her sentence and requests that she place his wife in solitary. She says
her prison isn't a summer camp. Bo makes faces and slips off to the mausoleum
where Carly repeats that she's sure Viv is still out there and ready to strike.
Watching this, Brady sends Carly a text message from 'Vivian'. Bo and the doctor
read it and he decides that Viv has admitted defeat and run. They decide to get
out of there.
In the mansion Maggie tells Victor about her plans to decorate with gnomes,
cement geckos, goats and plastic toads. She's joking, of course, and admits that
she's going to miss teasing Viv. He shows her the note Vivian supposedly left
for him. He points out that even his wife can see that there is something
between them. He asks her if the offer she once made to run off with him is
still on the table. She repeats that they should just stay friends but he wants
more and lists all of the things he likes about her. Maggie thinks he's just a
player and would be bored if she gave in. She makes him shake hands and agree to
be friends but leaves wondering if she did the right thing.
At Casa DiMera, Stefano sends one of his men off to dig into who shot EJ. Kate
gets her nose in and asks him if he sent his goon to dig into what Will has been
up to. Across town, Philip calls his mom and asks to meet so they can discuss
Viv. When they get together, he tells her Viv is gone. She's too distracted to
care and unpacks her worries about her husband and how cold and enraged he's
become. He wanders upstairs and finds Brady mumbling in Viv's room. Brady claims
he is just making sure that Viv is gone. Philip wonders if they are being set up
and then wanders off. Viv tells Brady he's going to burn in Hell and he will
crack soon. He shuts off the monitor and declares that this is one good deed
that will go unpunished.
approaches Will outside of the pub and asks him if he's okay. He's not and he
doesn't want to talk about it. Will hates what's going on. They mull over what
will happen to whoever shot EJ. Ari sticks her nose in and says she'd rather go
to prison than have Stefano after her. Rafe tries to ditch his sister but Will
takes the opportunity to run. The siblings bicker about EJ and he insists that
Elvis was just conning her. She refuses to listen to the 'Saint Sami' spiel. Ari
admits that she's usually a 'bum magnet' but EJ's always been on her side and
she doesn't want to let him down.
the hospital, Lexi wonders why her brother was calling out Sami's name. Abe
arrives and they chat. She's frustrated because she doesn't know what's going
on. Abe's sure that if EJ called Sami's name, he must still have focus. Stefano
walks in and asks what's happened. She explains that his son's brain activity
has slightly increased. He asks for time alone with EJ. "I think I'm close to
finding out who did this to you and when I do, there will be hell to pay," he
says. He tells his son about his suspicions of Will and how sad they make him.
When he walks out, one of his goons is waiting. Lexi and Abe stare at them and
worry. The goon hands his boss an envelope. He heads home. When Kate arrives, he
tells her that he has news about Will. She thinks they should have a drink
September 23, 2010
A Little Drunk Out.
slips into the mausoleum to say, "How you doin'," to Viv. Mel comes in and
starts probing him about his break-up with Ari. Carly arrives and they all chat
nostalgically about Isabella. Viv has to watch all of this and wants to puke.
Carly tells them about the text she got from Viv and Brady assures her she is
long gone. Viv yelps. After they leave, Viv plans how she can get rid of them.
Ari is visiting EJ in his hospital room and giving him a massage. Will peers in.
When Ari leaves, EJ mutters Sami's name. Will wonders where this could lead.
He's seen his mom go through hell and doesn't want her to pay for protecting her
children. "You're done. Stop fighting. It would be best for everyone if you
died," Will says.
At home, Chloe has rapidly expanded in size and places a fountain of M&Ms on her
table for the shower. Daniel wishes he didn't have to go to work. She worries
that there will be a big scene at her shindig if Nicole shows up. He makes out
with her to comfort her. Nicole walks in and averts her eyes. When they notice
her, she informs them that she's going to move back to her place. After Daniel
departs, Nicole tells her friend how afraid and alone she feels. They sit down
and talk about how great Daniel is. Chloe goes off for a nap. Mel shows up. She
and Nicole launch into sniping as Mel wheels in her giant cake. Nicole leaves.
Maggie, Maxine, Ari and Carly show up. Mel wants to start the baby picture
guessing game but Chloe says they need to wait for Nicole. Ari decides that she
should leave and tells Chloe that she's the only person who can even stand
Nicole. Chloe asks them to be welcoming to her friend anyway. Maxine begins
telling anecdotes about labor that make everyone cringe.
is at the Cheatin' Heart arguing with a jeweler for screwing up her shower gift.
She spots Brady. When he sees her, he's ready to run but she wants to talk. She
knows that she blew things with him but she was desperate. He's not in the mood
for this. After chuckling bitterly, he tells her that he's done crazy things.
She wants to prove she's good enough for him. Brady can't trust her or her
promises. He leaves without even having a drink. Nicole downs a martini. She
sits at the bar and gets pissed. "It's a little drunk out. I'm gonna call me a
cab and go to a baby shower," she decides. She rushes over to Chloe's and walks
in on the party games. Bickering erupts and Nicole lashes out. Chloe wants her
to leave. Nicole blurts out that what Daniel doesn't know won't kill him. Mel's
ears perk up. Meanwhile, Brady returns to the mausoleum to taunt Viv some more.
He tells her that he went to a bar and didn't even drink. Locking her up may
have been the best therapy he's ever had.
Casa DiMera, Stefano has news about Will. Kate suggests they have a drink. He
toasts and says that Will could not have shot Elvis. She doesn't look terribly
relieved. He thinks they should talk about what's going on between them. She
admits that she would have done anything to protect her grandson. They discuss
how alike they are and they admit that they've become true partners. He doesn't
want that to end. They have another drink and she asks him about the proof he
dug up. Stefano explains that his DNA guy tested the drawer and there was no
proof Will ever touched it. However, Sami did...
and Steph make out on their couch and he teases her about Ian. As they get
naked, Kayla shows up with pizza. Kayla explains that Adrienne called her and
said Steph needed her mommy. Nate is paged and runs for the door. Steph calms
down and her mom starts asking her about Ian. Steph feels spied on and then
tells her mom how much she's missed her and asks her to move in. Kayla is
reluctant and asks about Mel and Nate. Steph babbles.
Daniel gets to the hospital, he finds Ian there waiting for a surgeon to stitch
him up because he was injured in a motorcycle accident. Ian recognizes Daniel's
name and admits that he heard about him from Steph. Ian talks about how great
Steph is and how he will always be in her life, even if she has a boyfriend. The
doctor stitches him up and then goes looking for his note pad. Ian spots his PDA
and starts looking through it. Nate walks in and muses about how he always seems
to be around. Daniel returns and hands Ian his prescription. After Nate ducks
out, Daniel suggests that Ian leave the intern and his girlfriend alone.
September 24, 2010
BFFs No More.
wanders down to the pier and thinks about shooting EJ until Will interrupts
her memories. He tells her that Elvis said her name but he's still in a
coma. They hope this is meaningless but might not be. As they bicker about
it, Rafe walks over. Sami covers up and Will hustles off after a call. Rafe
thinks she must be scared of what EJ will say if he wakes up. Over and over
again, she demands that he tell her that he believes her son is innocent. He
promises that he will look after her son even if he shot EJ and asks her to
level with him. As they discuss the shooting, she points out the obvious:
that she could have done it. He ignores that. She tries to confess again. He
gets a call from the office and runs off. Sami fears that she is doomed to
keep confessing in order to protect her son. Meanwhile, Will rushes back to
Casa DiMera and Kate tells him that Stefano knows he's innocent. "Does he
know who did it?" he asks.
At the hospital, Daniel finishes fixing up Ian and putters off. Ian calls
Steph to tell her what he just learned. She runs off to meet him, leaving
her mom in the pub to worry. They meet up at her place and he shows her that
he went through Daniel's calls and discovered that he has no clue about the
Chloe's shower, Mel tries to pull Nicole into the kitchen to sober up but
Nicole begins mocking the guests and accusing them of being snots. Carly
tries pushing her out the door and Nicole blows up, sarcastically offering
to pass over what she did to Daniel. Mel's ears perk up. Chloe's face almost
melts. Nicole starts blubbering apologies and tries to leave but Mel wants
an explanation about what Chloe did. Almost everyone decides to leave, but
Mel keeps demanding answers. Nicole claims she's just drunk and jealous.
That seems to satisfy Mel. Carly gives Nicole some aspirin and thanks her
for digging Chloe out of a hole. Nicole feels like dirt. Carly warns her to
be careful. Actually, she threatens her to be careful. Across the room, Mel
and Ari diss Nicole and wonder what's up. Chloe begins going through her
pile of gifts as everyone comes back in. Maxine says that most doctors are a
pain in the butt, but Daniel's a good guy. They begin playing games again.
As they look at baby clothes, Nicole becomes distraught and runs to the
bathroom. The guests leave and Carly assures Chloe that they got through it
safely again. Mel eyes them suspiciously. Carly takes her daughter away.
Nicole comes out of the bathroom and they analyze how much she has screwed
up again. The diva accuses her of threatening her baby's security and says
that they can't be BFFs anymore. Nicole warns her not to trust Carly but
Chloe says she's a better friend than she ever was.
EJ's room, Stefano tries giving his son a pep talk and vows to find out who
shot him. He thinks that they should 'nail' Sami so they can raise the
children together. EJ's beeping gets stronger. Daniel comes in and checks
him over before explaining there has been no change. The doctor won't give
him false hope but says that he's not giving up hope that his son will
survive. Stefano goes home just as Will is leaving. He tells Kate that the
hospital is depressing and then says that he's starting to doubt Sami did
the shooting. When he leaves, she calls Sami to tip her off. Stefano returns
and grumbles. Kate repeats to her husband that Sami must have been the one
to shoot EJ in cold blood. He says that she will pay for this.
Ari goes to the hospital to see EJ and gabs to him about the baby shower.
She can't believe he married Nicole and holds his hand. When she starts
massaging him, he beeps and grips her hand. "Samanther... where's Samanther?"
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