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April 9, 2012
Drowning In Drama.
and Elvis are trading barbs in the coffee shop. Lucas suspects that he's
trying to get Sami back and he's not going to let that happen. Elvis sighs
and says he is just helping Sami and the children. They argue about Will and
EJ reminds him about the blackmail. Lucas starts rubbing Nicole's pregnancy
in his face and accuses him of seeking revenge on Rafe. EJ reminds him that
he has a fiancee and wonders why he's even there. They rehash their past
disasters with Sami. Elvis starts laughing at him and Lucas threatens him
before plodding off.
wanders the square and sees an ad for maternity yoga at the spa. Rafe joins
her and they chat about it and that their paternity ruse will be harder to
maintain than they expected. He thinks she should do some yoga to relax but
yoga is so relaxing it stresses her out. He keeps giving her a pep talk and
encouraging her to think positively. She doesn't know why he's so helpful.
He admits he has a thing for damsels in distress. As they hug, Lucas walks
by and tells them to get a room. He backtracks and congratulates them before
filling them in about EJ giving Sami a place to live. The men talk alone.
Rafe says Sami isn't his business anymore and if Lucas has half a brain,
he'll walk away from her. "Don't get sucked into her drama, it will drown
you," Rafe advises. Meanwhile, Nicole strolls into the coffee house and runs
into EJ. He promises to behave himself for the baby and apologizes for
what's happened. Elvis says that this baby is proof that they should be
together. Elvis urges her to come clean but she thinks he would take her
child away and accuses him of running after Sami. Nicole begs him to leave
her alone and walks out. He calls Sami and says they need to talk about
runs into Madison at the pub. They start bickering about Ian. He wonders
what her husband has on her. When he tries touching her, she pulls away and
repeats that he needs to stay away. He repeats that she should leave her
husband and tells her she's a fool to toss away what they have. Frustrated,
he's about to walk off but she stops him. She claims that she wants to help
Basic Black before he runs it into the ground. She's called over a member of
the fashion press so they can do some damage control. They work together to
charm the reporter and cover for the dinner party disaster. Brady gives him
a scoop and declares that he is doing a cross-branding with Mad World. The
reporter is happy and runs off. Madi isn't so thrilled. He says they have to
follow through on the promise now or they'll be in trouble. Brady kisses
her. She giggles and pulls away, saying that he'll have to behave if they
are going to work together.
has Kate in his room and coos about how he has never stopped loving her.
They leap into bed. She says that she would have waited for him if she knew
the truth about why he walked out on her. He hated himself for leaving her.
He declares that he's finished with Madison and just wants to be with her
now. She gets pensive. Kate feels like she's been in Marlena's shadow for so
long she'd forgotten what it was like to come first. After they work up an
appetite, he calls room service to order her favorites. She stares at her
wedding ring and thinks of her husband. Suddenly, she starts crying that she
has made a terrible mistake. As she gets dressed, he tells her that this is
not a mistake. Kate insists that she loves Stefano and begs him to pretend
this never happened. He thinks she's being a drama queen.
Alamainia, Stefano confronts John and Gina about the fact that there is a
photo of Bo in their room. John claims he thought it was a bill for room
service. Stefano seems to buy this. He wants to know about his egg. They
claim they know how to get it but it's complicated. He warns them that
they'd better get it soon. As soon as he leaves, John tells Hope the egg
will be their ticket out of town. They realize that there must be something
in the egg. They get it open and gasp. Meanwhile, Stefano is chatting with
his goon about the situation. He plans to leave them in their alternative
personalities. He chuckles about that until his goon tells him the latest
about Kate and Ian. "My wife failed the test," Stefano says as his hands
start shaking. He smashes his glass and vows that she will pay for this.
April 10, 2012
Fifth Ruined Marriage.
stops in at the coffee house and helps Sonny clean up. He tells him about coming
out to his grandma. Sonny says this is a 'major deal'. He congratulates him and
admits that his gaydar has been going off since they met. Will wonders what to
do next. He wants to tell his dad but is scared of how he will react. Sonny
tells him about how he came out to his parents and assures him that he can still
have a family. Will says that there is no way he is going to come out to his
mother. She is the most self-centred person in the world and he has no respect
for her. Sonny thinks he shouldn't use being gay as a weapon against his mom.
Will thanks him for all of his support and they hug. This leads to an awkward
moment and Will leaves.
Alamainia, Stefano calls his goon and sadly talks about his wife betraying him.
He will never forgive her for failing his test. Meanwhile, Kate paces Casa
DiMera and thinks of sex with Ian. He shows up. She doesn't want to let him in.
He declares that he's not afraid of Stefano and would be happy to divorce his
wife. Stefano calls. He can hear how flustered she is and pushes her on it. Then
he explains that he's been keeping tabs on Marlena so he could use her as
leverage against John. "I don't want any secrets between us," he adds before
wishing her pleasant dreams. He hangs up. "Oh the bitch!" he growls. She turns
to Ian and says she's made the biggest mistake of her life. He keeps insisting
that they belong together but she hates him for ruining her life. She thinks he
should be afraid of her husband but Ian refuses to give her up without a fight.
and Hope find a coin in the egg. It has some kind of code on it. They try to
figure it out and then go to dealer to get a ringer for the coin. John repeats
that they have to keep up their ruse until they are out of the country. Stefano
shows up. They chuck the egg at him. His goon hands them some passports and
Stefano bids them to go. They head to the airport and get in line for a flight.
Meanwhile, Stefano has realized that the coin is a fake and curses. He calls his
goons to stop John and Hope.
settles into her new place and takes off her wedding ring. EJ pops in. He
instantly pulls her into a kiss. She leaps away. He asks her if she felt any
chemistry. She says no. Elvis says that answers his question. They babble about
the kids and how people might perceive their relationship. She keeps bumping
into him as they debate this about their 'grief sex'. Sami doesn't want to
discuss it. He says they need to make sure they never end up together again. She
shows him the door and then tells him that the faucet is leaky. He takes off his
jacket and looks under the sink. He asks for a 'big wrench' and starts fiddling
as she yacks about Rafe. Water starts spraying in EJ's face. He's soaked. She
hands him a towel and he notices her ring is of. She offers to throw his shirt
in the dryer. He wants to give her his pants too but she turns that down as he
doffs his top. Sami moans about Rafe and Nicole. EJ says he is still not running
away from his wife, especially if she might be carrying his baby. "Do you
realize this is my fifth ruined marriage?" she asks. He says she has plenty of
time to catch up with Liz Taylor and that this just proves she's lovable. They
shake on never getting romantically involved again and he departs with a smirk.
April 11, 2012
The Friendly Skies.
Sami's, she and EJ repeat that there is nothing between them. He smirks and bids
her goodnight. After he leaves, Johnny comes out and asks for his dad. Sami
calls him back. As he bids goodnight to his son, Rafe and Nicole arrive in the
hall to look at an apartment. They spot their exes. Johnny spots them and rushes
over to say goodnight. EJ takes his son to bed and there is bickering among the
broken couples about how they've all moved on fast. Sami insists she only had
sex with EJ by accident. Nicole wants to see a diagram explaining that. Nicole
reminds Elvis of all the promises he made her and says he never really loved
her. Sami accuses her of getting Rafe to impregnate her out of spite. Nicole
slips and says the baby is EJ's. She and Rafe cover. Elvis follows her into the
hall to tell her how sorry he is. He's sure that part of her still loves him.
She weeps. He begs for a glimmer of hope. She's sick and tired of this. EJ
declares that he would raise her child even if it was Rafe's. "I want to come
back to you, but I can't," she sobs. He keeps begging but she still says no and
storms away. Back inside, Sami lashes out at Rafe and calls him a hypocrite. He
throws that back at her and tells her that the real victims in all of this are
the kids. Rafe lists her failings as a mother. She rejects this. He reminds her
of how much he loved her, regardless of her flaws. As he talks about how much he
loves the kids, Johnny comes out and asks him to read him a story.
Alamainia, Stefano fumes after he discovers that John and Hope tricked him. He
calls his goons to stop them from getting on the plane. Meanwhile, John and Hope
are at the airport where they are denied permission to board their flight. John
offers the attendant a bribe. As the attendant slips off, Agent Spencer appears.
He demands that they fill him in before he gets them on a flight. The attendant
returns and pulls a gun on them. Spencer and John knock him out. "So much for
the friendly skies," Hope quips. The agents bicker about Stefano and the Spencer
smuggles them onto a plane.
is at the pub with Mel and Gabi yacking about the chick flick they just saw. Mel
putters to the powder room and Chad asks Gabs what she's doing later. He tells
her that he wants it to be perfect and Mel can't know anything about this. She
gasps and he hands her a key to his apartment. It gradually dawns on her that
his romantic plans are actually for him and Mel. Gabi leaves when Mel returns.
She's eager to get back to his place but he delays it. As they smirk at each
other hornily, Gabi is over at Chadsworth's tossing petals on the bed and
lighting scented candles. She imagines watching him in bed with Mel and
accidentally knocks over a photo of the couple. They arrive moments later. Mel's
impressed that he had all of this set up for her. They make out. The easy
listening music comes on as they peel off their clothes. Meanwhile, Gabi sits on
a bench crying and tearing up a picture of the couple.
April 12, 2012
Sweaty In Salem.
wakes up in Chad's bed as he kisses her. He hands her a gift. It's a pink
robe and he wants her to leave it there. "I hope there are many more nights
you will spend here with me," he says. She gets the take-out from the fridge
but they end up eating something else.
meets with Rafe in the square. He hands him information about how to fake a
paternity test but warns him that this is a bad idea. He reminds him that he
nearly bludgeoned someone with a crucifix when someone faked his child's
paternity. The doctor doubts this is worth the effort. Rafe admits he
doesn't know what he's doing; he just hates EJ. They discuss Carrie and Rafe
contemplates telling her the truth. She calls and asks him to meet her at
the pub. Rafe debates about what to do. Daniel gives him a pep talk and
sends him off. Rafe scurries to the pub and tells Carrie how much he's
missed her. She claims that things are going well with Austin. When he tells
her how much he still cares about her, she asks him to stop. He wants to
explain himself. Before he can, Austin arrives. He wants them to put all of
the tension behind them. She pulls out papers to dissolve the PI business.
Rafe's unsure but she pushes him. Once he signs, Austin talks about how hard
things have been for all of them but he wants them all to be friends. Rafe
forces a smile and leaves. Austin thinks that went great. They smooch and he
putters back to work. When she goes outside, Rafe is waiting. She lashes out
at him for sleeping with Nicole and says he could never have done that if
his feelings for her were real. When she's about to storm off, he grabs her
arm and offers to tell her the truth.
tries calling Stefano but he's not returning her calls. Meanwhile, Billie
shows up at Casa DiMera and starts to snoop through the desk. She finds a
button that opens a hidden filing cabinet. EJ watches all of this from the
foyer and squints. He slams the door and she puts the files away before
flopping on the couch to look casual. EJ chucks a muffin at her, announces
he's working from home and pushes her to go. Once she's gone, he gets out
the hidden files. They shock him so much that he jumps back. Nicole walks in
and hears him cursing. She's there to get her stuff but asks him why he's so
upset. He angrily explains that his father betrayed him. "I was going to
tell you," she blurts out. As he questions her about framing John, she
admits she was actually talking about the election. "Your father stole the
election from you," she says, explaining that Stefano rigged the election
for Abe to win. He doesn't understand. EJ brought John down to impress his
dad but Stefano wasn't won over. He's furious and curses. Elvis explains
that all of the money he embezzled has disappeared.
Billie bumps into Austin the square. They talk about her living at Casa
DiMera. He tells her about the mess with Abby and all the lies. He's sure
that things will be golden in his marriage again. His sister warns him that
it won't be easy. Austin is optimistic.
April 13, 2012
Looking For This?
the hospital, Billie tells Bo that she doesn't know when Hope will get
there. Hope walks in. She climbs on top of Bo and heaves sobs. She thanks
Billie and gives her a hug. Hope begs Bo to come back to her. Time passes.
His beard grows. After Billie leaves, Hope kisses Bo and tells him to fight.
Ciara shows up and leaps into her mom's arms. Ciara's lost a tooth. They
play with each other's hair and discuss skip rope. After sending the little
girl off to Caroline, Hope keeps begging Beauregard to come back to her. His
hand touches hers. Meanwhile, Billie calls Agent Spencer to tell him about
the files she found. She's sure they will be enough to put EJ and Stefano
and Sami are joking around at the pub. She's eager to get home but he asks
her to delay while he takes care of something. Out in the alley, Rafe tries
to tell Carrie the truth but she's frazzled. Lucas and Sami interrupt. Sami
rails about Rafe knocking up Nicole. Carrie storms off and Rafe trails after
her. She tells him to back off. He still wants to tell her the truth but she
claims she doesn't care. "I never meant to lie to you," he says. She walks
away. He goes to the square to mope.
is pacing Casa DiMera. He and Nicole try to figure out where the billions he
stole from John went. He's sure Stefano was trying to prove that he's an
incompetent fool. Elvis thinks his father will never respect him. She points
out that his kids love and respect him. He feels pitiful for crying over
failing to get his father's love. He had to grow up fast. One moment he was
a child... the next he was an adult. Nicole explains that her father made
her feel like crap too but then she realized he was a piece of garbage.
Elvis knows he should wash his hands of his dad but he still feels like he
needs to prove himself to him. She begs him not to destroy himself. He begs
her to come back and leans in for a kiss. The doorbell rings. EJ keeps
begging until Sami bursts in with a box of CW products to return. Nicole
runs out. Sami wants to talk about what happened last night but he's not
interested. Later, Billie returns and opens the secret filing cabinet. She's
shocked to find it's empty. "You looking for this?" Elvis asks her.
finds Rafe moping in the square. He admits that he nearly told Carrie
everything. She can see how upset this is making him and encourages him to
come clean with Carrie. He won't back out on his promise to Nicole. She
tells him he's the best fake baby-daddy ever. Meanwhile, Sami goes home and
discovers that Lucas and the kids have set up a campsite in the living room.
The kids show her pictures of stuff they can do outdoors. They stuff
themselves with smores and Sami thanks Lucas for making her laugh. He slips
away to call his fiancee.
walks into the coffee house and tries to call John again. She blubbers until
she hears his voice. She thinks he's on the phone and then notices he's
actually standing beside her. She gasps and hugs him. They inhale each
other. "Alamainia... it's just like Hell," he says. John explains what
happened and how her image is what brought him back. "You're the only girl
for me... it doesn't matter who I am," he says before admitting that he
didn't get the divorce... and he's still working for the ISA. She tries to
frown. She thought he was finished with Intelligence because it's too
dangerous for them. John is determined to put Stefano away. Carrie walks in
and is thrilled to see he's back. He goes off to take a call so Marlena
starts probing Carrie about her problems. She tells her that Rafe has been
sleeping with Nicole. "Oh my word!" exclaims the shrink. Carrie still can't
shake her feelings for Rafe. She hurries off as John returns. Marlena orders
John not to go after Stefano.
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