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April 4, 2011
She's Not Dead?
Casa DiMera, RoboRafe drags Fay up the twisting stairs in the foyer and then
dumps her down to the bottom. She hits the floor and starts twitching. He
swipes her necklace and then hears Nicole and Taylor trying to open the
door. He ducks away as they enter and flip out when they spot their mom. As
they feel for a pulse, they call an ambulance. Nicole starts blaming
herself. She rushes upstairs to find her mom's pills. RoboRafe ducks into
Fay's room and hides as Nicole rushes in. Her sister calls her back
downstairs and they have to revive their mom. Her brains ooze out of her
head as the ambulance arrives.
shows up at Jenn's she tells him there's something wrong with Carly. She
explains that Carly has been unreachable. They starts analyzing her and then
he goes into the kitchen to make a call. Jenn tries fixing a picture on the
wall. When he returns, she falls into his arms. He puts her down and adjust
his pants. "I hope you didn't pull a muscle," she says. They awkwardly
discuss feeling like idiots and then he leaves for work. She sits alone and
fondles a pillow then remembers everything that just happened.
sits in the pub ruminating over her latest battle with RoboRafe. Johnny runs
over, eager to get more fighting lessons. His mom reminds her that there
won't be any fighting. Johnny doesn't like that answer. EJ walks in and his
son tells him he's going to beat up his bully. Johnny goes up to change and
Sami tries to downplay what just happened but EJ doesn't think it's cool. He
browbeats her about the moral implications. She groans and starts
badmouthing his wife. Elvis worries that her husband is a bad influence on
his son. He points out how much he's changed and she says he just has
hypoglycemia. She insists that she can handle things but he keeps worrying
and threatens to get involved. He threatens to change their custody
arrangement. He goes home and Mary tells him that Fay has been rushed to the
is at Java Cafe thinking about shooting herself up. She tells herself that
can't happen again. Justin and Adrienne make out in the corner. This makes
Carly spill her coffee. The happy couple ask her to join them but she rushes
off to work. She remembers the kid who died on her shift. Maxine shows up
and asks her to take some anti-anxiety meds to a patient. Carly runs off
with them. She stops herself from taking them and hands them off to a nurse.
Back at Java, Adrienne worries to Justin about Carly and wonders why she
even got involved with Bo. Justin's sure she'll be fine. They talk about how
obnoxiously happy they are and he suggests they elope to Vegas tonight. She
gets nervous but agrees. He already booked the tickets. They smooch and run
is rushed to the hospital. Nicole blames herself for what happened. Elvis
arrives and hugs his wife. Carly comes out and says that Fay has been
stabilized. Nicole goes in to see her mom and EJ offers to comfort Taylor
since they're family. She pants and walks away. In Fay's room, Carly
explains her condition. Fay flashes back and groans. Left alone with her
mom, Nicole begs her to come back strong. EJ enters and offers to stay with
her mom while she looks after Taylor. Nicole meets her sister and tells her
there's a chance their mom could go into a coma. Carly and Daniel show up
with tests and tell them that their mom was not sedated at all when she fell
down the stairs. Back in Fay's room, she wakes up as EJ looms over her. She
starts to gasp and her machines buzz.
goes back to the loft, drinks a bottle of water and remembers everything
that just happened. He's sure Fay's dead. Sami suddenly comes out and
startles him. He nearly jumps out of his skin. He wants to see the kids.
Taylor calls Sami and asks her to look after the kids because her mom took a
fall. Sami tells Rafe the news. "She's not dead?" he asks. She's shocked he
just asked her that. He claims it's just because she has a bad heart. Sami
thinks he sounds like he wants Fay dead.
When Mel strolls into the Java Cafe, Dario
gets in her face and starts mocking her about her date with Brady. She spots the
wad of cash in his pocket so he tells her Brady gave him the money to get out of
town. Amy interrupts and Mel walks off. He shows her his cash and asks what it
will get him. After she takes his money and leaves, he returns to teasing Mel
about hanging around to eavesdrop. He explains that Amy was a PI he hired to
find his sister's killer. Mel gasps and runs out.
April 5, 2011
Daniel and Carly go to the pub to meet their daughter. She's late so Carly
starts panicking. Daniel is more worried about Carly. They bicker about this
until Mel shows up. She tells them that Philip put a load of money in her
account so she would be set for life. She thinks the money could do a lot of
good so she put up a reward for info on the hit and run driver. Her parents are
impressed that she's become so altruistic. They all hold hands. Mel putters off
and Daniel returns to questioning Carly. She admits she's having a hard time and
she's made a big decision about her life. Meanwhile, Mel shows up at the Cheatin'
Heart and runs into Dario. She tells him about the reward she put up but he's
not impressed. They flip their hair around.
When Chloe returns to the mansion, she hides and eavesdrops as Philip talks to a
social worker about Parker's future. After the woman leaves, Chloe storms over
and accuses him of playing her to take the child away. The diva starts
interrogating him and accuses him of betraying her. He explains that he only met
with the social worker to tell her how well she was doing. He was hoping they
could have joint custody but he's starting to think it's not such a good idea.
"Maybe I don't want joint custody," she says. She's sorry for what she said
before and she trusts him with her whole life. "I just hope some day you'll feel
the same about me," she says.
At the loft, Sami can't understand why RoboRafe seems so confident that Fay
should be dead. They bicker about his attitude. He claims he just feels bad
because Fay 'went ass over tea kettle'. Sami's just sorry for her for being
Nicole's mother. Then they talk about how tragic his accident was. She says that
he's been slipping away from her ever since it happened. The baby cries so she
goes off to deal with her. When she returns, he's headed for the door. She
explains that Nicole called to say Fay is going to make it. He tells her he has
to go to work. "Remember what that is?" he snipes. There's more bickering and
she assumes he doesn't love her. He apologizes for snapping and leaves. Caroline
shows up and Sami opens up to her about how much she hates being called 'babe'
and all of her husband's nasty comments. Her grandma tells her she's got to
think about moving on. Sami stutters and wanders off.
Fay wakes up at the hospital and starts to freak out when she sees EJ standing
over her. Her machines beep and she gasps until she flatlines. Down the hall,
Carly and Daniel tell Fay's daughters that she wasn't on sedatives. They wonder
how she fell down the stairs. They hear Fay coding and run to her room. The
doctors shove EJ out. He joins the sisters as they watch Fay struggle. The
doctors stabilize her and then let the family in. EJ stands around. His sister
questions him about Fay's freak out. He's baffled. Lexie thinks his
mother-in-law must have figured out he's hot for Taylor. Elvis fobs that off.
Back in the room, Fay comes to and sees her daughters hug. She passes out again.
Nicole heads home and Lexie corners Taylor, who explains that she didn't have a
chance to come clean with her sister yet. EJ sticks his head in and asks to
speak to Taylor alone. He says that her mom may have heard them. When Fay is
left alone, RoboRafe sneaks into her room. He pulls out a syringe and gets ready
to shoot her up with an air bubble. Meanwhile, Nicole arrives at Casa DiMera and
rants at the nurse for Fay not getting any sedatives. As she looks through her
mom's bed, she finds the pills in the pillows.
It Doesn't Look Good.
is at Casa DiMera trying to piece together what happened to her mom. She
finds a cell phone and starts wondering who it could belong to. Over at the
hospital, EJ tells Taylor her mom might know about them. Taylor starts
blaming herself for everything. "Loving you is not going to ruin me," he
says. Panting and awkwardness follows until Nicole calls to tell her
everything she has found. Taylor is quiet so her sister starts to worry
she's keeping something from her. EJ rubs her back and she tries to keep her
mouth shut. Taylor worries to him.
the hall, RoboRafe sneaks into Fay's room to finish her off. As he injects
her with an air bubble, Sami shows up. She doesn't notice. Fay starts
beeping so Lexie comes in and kicks them out. "It doesn't look good," he
says. The couple return to bickering about his attitude. She's disturbed
that he's been hovering around Fay and doesn't understand anything he does
anymore. Taylor and EJ wander by. Lexie comes out and RoboRafe blankly asks
if Fay is dead. EJ bites his tongue so hard he nearly swallows his nose.
Lexie says she's actually better. As the women bustle off, EJ starts
questioning RoboRafe. When Sami returns, RoboRafe departs. Elvis tells her
how much he admires her for standing by her husband and then admires her
parenting skills. Meanwhile, RoboRafe tells himself that he has to finish
'the old bat' off. Sami hunts him down and drags him out to the park where
they got married. He remembers the chains they were tied in. She gets
sentimental but he's eager to go. This infuriates her. When she pushes him,
he tells her she'll be sorry if she does it again. Back at the hospital,
Lexie lets Taylor in to see her mom. Nicole worries about what's going on.
Taylor sobs to her mom about how much she loves EJ.
is pacing the mansion making business calls. Victor strolls in and begins
lecturing him about forced charity. Brady claims he's just trying to honor
his mother. They argue. Victor offers to open his heart to him if he'll make
Titan the family business again. "My conscience is clear. Can you say the
same thing?" Brady says.
and Dario bicker at the Cheatin' Heart. She pours beer on his head. The
bickering continues. She says he's disgusting. Maggie shows up and Dario
heads out. Dario goes to the pub and sits down with Stephanie. He explains
who he is and then asks if Mel is as bad as she says. She doesn't want to
talk about her and leaves. Back at the Cheatin' Heart, the redhead starts
questioning Mel about Dario. This leads to stuttering and changing the
subject. Maggie worries about Brady and Victor. The latter suddenly calls
and orders Maggie over to the house. Once she bustles off, Melanie calls
Brady over. When he arrives, she asks him about things with his grandfather.
He gets defensive but admits that he's been looking for Victor's approval.
Mel thinks he's trying to wear clothes that don't fit and she doesn't like
to see him sad. He stares. Violins play and he says he needs more of her.
They kiss. Dario looks in and spots them before stomping off. Mel gets
awkward and leaves.
jogs to the mansion. She's surprised to see Victor seems to be in a good
mood. He's had it with everything so he's hopping on his jet for Paris. He
asks her to go with him. She's shocked but she can't just fly off and never
look back. "I wasn't asking you to run away with me. I was just asking you
to dinner," he clarifies. She doesn't need him to dazzle her and offers to
whip up some moules frites for him. He chuckles.
April 7, 2011
Dork Ass Husband.
in the park, Sami lectures RoboRafe about how frightening and horrible their
marriage is. He shouts that he will make her go down like Fay if she doesn't
shut up. She goes into denial. He tells her everything including how he is
impersonating her 'dork ass husband'. When she's about to run, he begins
choking her. He snaps out of it. Sami's still ranting at him. He starts
apologizing and says he sometimes loses control. She continues badgering
him. "It's like talkin' to a fricken wall!" he explodes. She's outraged by
his use of the 'F' word. They keep bickering. He offers to make love to her
on a picnic tomorrow but he needs to go on a twelve hour stakeout right now.
When he gets to the station, he says that he's staking out a drug dealer.
Detective McCarthy says she's
going with him. Grudgingly, he agrees, but then backs out of it and sends
her off on another case. He heads over to the hospital and finds some
returns home and Caroline asks her if everything is okay. Her granddaughter
moans about how her husband is getting worse. Sami says that RoboRafe looked
at her like he wanted to kill her. She's sure she's overreacting but...
Sami's afraid to admit it but she thinks that EJ is actually right that her
husband could corrupt the children. She may have promised to be with him in
sickness and health but her guts tell her there's something more going on.
She's determined to find out what's really happening so she can decide on
Chad bumps into Abby at Java. He informs her that he's moving in with his
dad tonight. She thinks he should think about it some more. He doesn't see
why he should care what she thinks. She snaps at him so explains that he's
just insecure about his choice. He assures her that he was skeptical about
his family but he's gotten to know them and they've made him feel like he
has a purpose. Abigail offers to help him move in. He'd like her to meet his
father and see him the way he does.
and Kate meet up at the pier. He's anxious to get back to Casa DiMera to
welcome Chad home. She explains that she's been doing so redecorating for
him but she wonders if he'll stick around. Stefano is confident that his son
won't have any problems with the family business. Kate agrees to do her best
to love him. He goes home and meets Chad and Abby outside. As he shows them
in, they find Mary cleaning Fay's blood off the floor. Kate pops up to take
them on the grand tour. Chad thanks her for making him part of the family.
Stefano listens in and then applauds. He's happy to see everyone being so
loving and calls for a group hug and a toast. Stefano welcomes his son and
the hospital, Nicole and EJ wait for news about her mom. They cuddle a bit
and she admits she's been needier than usual. "Do you love me? Even a little
bit?" she asks. She starts apologizing and he says this isn't the place to
discuss their feelings. Nicole remembers why she wanted a family with him
more than anything. What they have now is a dream come true for her. She's
never loved him more and kisses him. Meanwhile, Taylor sits by her mom's
bedside. Fay opens her eyes and her daughter starts questioning her. This
makes Fay hysterical. "Help Nikki!" she gasps. When Taylor goes out, she
finds her sister kissing EJ. EJ peers over at her and sucks his wife's
tongue. Taylor pants. Her sister turns around and Taylor tells her what
their mom said. Nicole rushes off and Taylor storms away. As Nicole holds
her mom's hand, she sobs and says that being able to take care of her has
been great. When she tells her that she's fallen in love with Elvis all over
again, her mother gasps, "EJ! Secret!" Meanwhile, EJ follows Taylor around.
She tells him she's leaving town. He begs her not to. She refuses to listen.
April 8, 2011
That Witch Is Talking To My Son!
and Louise meet Bo, Hope and Ciara at the pub. Kim says Ciara is a liar and
she didn't dare her to do anything. The children start arguing until Bo
sends Kim and Louise away. Hope apologizes to Ciara since all the kids are
teasing her about being the daughter of a jailbird. They send her off to
draw a picture for Julie and the parents debate what to do. They head home.
Later, Hope finds him reading in bed and admires his glasses. He asks her if
she wants to keep sleeping in the guest room. He pulls her into bed and they
cuddle up. She was afraid they would never be so close again. Bo wonders if
she wants to talk but she wants something else. She takes off her zebra
print gown and he takes off his muscle shirt. The sex and music montage
follows. Afterwards, they cuddle and say they have a new beginning. Across
town at Julie's, Ciara and Tommy Bear look at a map to plan her escape.
She's sure everything will be better when she goes away.
and Carly are exchanging insults at the Java Cafe. Viv calls her grand
nephew to wish him a happy birthday. Carly gasps, "That witch is talking to
my son!" She shakes her head as Viv yaks it up with Nicholas about how much
they love each other. When she gets off the phone, Carly accuses her of
working Nicholas. She vows to win her son back. As soon as Viv leaves, Carly
calls her son but he's not eager to speak to her. She tries defending
herself but he doesn't think they can get past her killing his father.
"You're as dead to me as my father is," he says before hanging up.
Meanwhile, Viv meets with Gus on the pier and she giddily tells him about
how much Carly's life sucks. Gus has some good news for her too.
Fay's hospital room, she gasps and cries to Nicole that EJ has a secret.
Nicole's flummoxed. Her mom cries and then her machines beep. Nicole yells
for Lexie, who runs in and throws Nicole out. Down the hall, Taylor meets
with Abe and tells him that something isn't adding up with what happened to
her mom. He tells her to stop blaming herself because people are always
falling down the stairs. They can hear her mom gasping and look around.
Nicole runs over to say their mom is freaking out. Lexie comes out to tell
them their mother needs some rest. Nicole doesn't want to go anywhere until
her mom tells her what she wanted to. Lexie says it can wait and advises her
to go home. Abe assures her that her mom will be okay. "I promised that I
would be the one to take care of her," she says before crying to him about
how she can't stand to lose her now. They discuss Brandon and he explains
that they talk once a week. Carly arrives and eavesdrops as Abe gives family
advice. She sneaks some pills out of the medicine cabinet. When she goes
into the dressing room, she tries to resist taking them by calling Mel and
then dropping them in the trash.
and Nicole return to Casa DiMera. They worry about their mother and Nicole
tells her sister how glad she is to have her around. She apologizes for the
way she's treated her all of her life. They hug and then Nicole says they
should go back to the hospital to see if their mom is sleeping.
at the hospital, RoboRafe steals some doctor's duds and tells himself that
he can't let Fay mess things up for him. As he slips on glasses and a face
mask, Maxine walks in and demands to know who he is. She thinks he's just a
resident and he snipes at her before plodding off. He makes his way into
Fay's room once all the doctors are gone. As he sits down beside her, she
opens her eyes. Meanwhile, the real Rafe reads in the mental ward. An
orderly comes in and acts like a jerk before taking out his food tray. Rafe
goes back to reading and then does some push-ups. Then he reads some more
and holds his key.
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