the apartment, Nancy tells Chloe that her love for Daniel has addled
her brain. Chloe opens up an envelope with Parker's amended birth
certificate. The father's name is now blank, but it was supposed to be
Daniel's. Meanwhile, Maggie visits her son at the hospital. He doesn't
want to talk about Jenn. Maggie does anyway. He asks her to look in on
Parker while he goes to a conference. She keeps badgering him about
Jenn until he gets a headache and she leaves. He calls Chloe and says
he's coming over. She and her mom worry about her crummy strategy. The
doctor shows up to say he's going to a conference. Nancy putters off to
get Parker. Daniel tells Chloe she should send her mom home. She blurts
out that she told Jenn about their kiss. Before he can say anything,
Parker comes in. He and Daniel run off. They go down to the square and
hug. Back at the apartment, Chloe tells her mom something amazing just
happened. Her mom shakes her head and says that Jenn and Daniel will
eventually 'get a clue.'
At Caffeinated, Marlena asks John if he is going to destroy Kristen. He
won't explain. "I don't owe you anything at all," he says. She can't
believe that he's letting them be torn apart. Roman interrupts. The
shrink asks him to go and then probes John. She wants to know if they
will be okay. He can't tell her that and walks out. Roman returns. She
explains to him that things are fragile with John so she needs him to
keep his distance. He promises to stay a phone call away. Marlena heads
to the hotel to see John. He tries to get rid of her. That's hard. She
forces him to open up. He explains that he would never give Kristen
another chance, but he can't let his son know that yet.
Outside the square, Brady tells Kristen that he thinks his father still
has feelings for her. He thinks that John can't handle her moving on.
She claims to be skeptical. He promises no one will keep them apart.
She has an idea... they should say they are getting married and see how
his dad reacts. Brady doesn't like that idea. Kristen decides to go and
pay Jenn a visit. He heads to Caffeinated and chats with Maggie. She
fusses about her son and then asks him about life in DiMeraland. He
tells her about how accepting his father has become. Brady thinks his
father is jealous. Maggie doesn't believe it. He gets paranoid. She
tells him to give his dad the benefit of a doubt. He heads over to his
dad's room and finds him with Marlena.
Abby gets home and her mom tells her the wedding was beautiful. Jenn
tidies up the house. Abby guesses Chloe did something again. Her mom
orders her to go out and have fun. Once Abby is gone, Kristen shows up.
Jenn unloads on her about the diva situation. "You can't let that twit
win," Kristen says. They debate. The DiMera urges her to fight. Jenn
heads to the square and finds Daniel with his son. She wants to talk.
Cameron gets a call in bed. He apologizes for being late last time and
arranges to meet up. The doctor starts counting out a wad of cash. When
he gets to work, he asks a nurse if anyone has been looking for him.
Abby shows up. They have coffee. She notices he looks tired and
suggests they go to a dominoes tournament. He's too busy for that.
Later, he wanders off and she returns after noticing she has his pen.
She trails down the hall and spots him giving an envelope full of cash
to some dude.
March 19, 2013
Chloe's Unnaturally Perky Ass.
the apartment, Chloe is confident that Jenn and Daniel won't work
things out but her mom is less convinced. Maggie shows up to declare
that she is not her friend. The lecturing starts. The redhead sends
Nancy away and tells the diva she will never hurt her son again. "Don't
you have anything better to do than play matchmaker between your niece
and your son?" Chloe asks, insisting that Dannifer are doomed no matter
what. Maggie warns the diva that she will soon be out on her
'unnaturally perk ass.'
Jenn approaches Daniel while he's playing with Parker in the square. He
wonders if she's there to slap him again. She promises she just wants
to talk about Chloe. Jenn starts rehashing but he says it is
meaningless. He says this is all really about Jack and her feelings of
guilt. The doctor doesn't think she's ready for a relationship and
she's using Chloe to push him away. Jenn can't believe this. He thinks
they need to walk away from each other. He walks away. Nancy watches
all of this from the Mandalay window. Jenn mopes home. Maggie is there
and tells her that the cabin will be all ready again tomorrow. Jenn is
a misery guts and doesn't want to explain. She does anyway, admitting
that things are worse than ever with Daniel. Meanwhile, Daniel takes
his son home. He bids his farewell and takes off as Nancy returns. She
informs her daughter about what she witnessed. Chloe is giddy. Across
town, Daniel is packing when he notice the instant photo-booth pictures
he and Jenn took. He says he needs to make things right.
At the hospital, Abby spots Cameron handing off a loaf of cash to some
dude, who tells him he's late. Anne approaches her. Abby snaps at her.
Anne snaps back. Abby calls her names and Anne storms after her. "God
deliver me from you Hortons!" Anne says. She badmouths the Horton until
Cam crashes the party. "It's nepotism's poster child," Anne sneers at
him. He threatens her. She storms off and Abby stops him from going
after her. Abby asks the doctor to tell her his problems. He complains
about Anne and the difficulty of living up to the legend of Lexi.
Kristen wanders Casa DiMera and recalls John dumping her. She pours
herself a drink as EJ arrives. He says she looks like she's about to
jump out of her skin. Elvis fills her in about asking Sami to move in.
They discuss who has to behave themselves the most and agree not to get
in each other's ways. They deflect their way through a conversation. He
wishes he knew more about who she is. EJ is clueless about how things
really stand between her and Brady. She snaps that it is none of his
business. Then she explains that she really does care about Brady but
she doesn't see them being happy. He compares what she has with Brady
to his relationship with Samanther. That doesn't thrill her. She
recalls her past failed run at marriage but doesn't want to talk about
Brady shows up at his father's room as John is in the middle of
promising Marlena that he'll be getting rid of Kristen. Brady
misinterprets all of this and assumes that John has asked Marlena to
join them for dinner. John makes an excuse to get her out of that.
Brady thanks his father for giving Kristen another chance. John and
Marlena's eyebrows are all over the place. Brady shows her the plaque.
He gets maudlin. When John joins in, Brady snaps at him. "You lying son
of a bitch!" Brady blurts. He accuses them of plotting and declares
that he is finished with them. Brady storms out. He heads to Casa
DiMera, drops on his knee and asks Kristen to marry him. Meanwhile,
Marlena chases after John but he orders her to stay out of his life.
March 20, 2013
Casa DiMera, Brady pops the question to Kristen. She's thrilled but
wonders why he suddenly changed his mind. She grabs some cider. He
tells her to keep it on ice. At that moment, John paces the streets and
leaves messages for Brady. After spotting them, the younger Black heads
out. He finds his father sitting on his hands outside the square. "I
did what I did because I love you," John explains. Brady sighs and then
says he's marrying Kristen. He walks off.
Hope and Vargas arrive at the rectory with Vargas. He asks Hope to
recommend some counselling for him. They go to the pub for lunch.
Upstairs, Nick and Gabi roll around in the sack. He says that Maggie
says she can move into the mansion until she has the baby. Caroline
calls her to cover for a few hours. When she gets down, Hope wonders
why she is at work when she just got married. The cop heads up to see
Nick and tell him how proud she is of him... but she thinks he should
get therapy. She heads back downstairs for lunch with Eric and Vargas.
The cop tells the ex-con that she's sure he can get his life back on
track, just like her cousin Nick did. She asks if he knew him at
Statesville. Over at the bar, Eric forgives Gabi for lying and gives
her a bottle of wine. He heads back to the table and tells Vargas that
Gabi is Nick's wife. Ominous music. The priest and former prisoner head
back to the rectory. Vargas peels off his shirt and begins trying to
fix the busted heater. Back at Gabi's, she shows her husband the wine
and says she wants them to share a toast with Will after the baby is
born. "No," he snaps, explaining that Will signed away his rights.
At Horton house, Abby notices her mom has packed up for a trip. Jenn's
going to Smith Island. She doesn't want to discuss this. Meanwhile,
Daniel is growling in his hotel room. He stares at a picture of Jenn
and decides to go and make things right. He heads to the Horton house
and Abby tells him where her mom is. The doctor hands her the photo
booth picture of he and Jenn. As he's about to leave, Kristen shows up.
She guesses he didn't patch things up with Jenn and asks him if he
slept with Chloe. He's shocked so she explains what Jenn saw last
night. He gives her a hug and runs off. Kristen leaves a note for Jenn
and then heads back to Casa DiMera. Brady slips a ring on her finger.
"You're making all my dreams come true," she coos.
At the apartment, Chloe and her mom bicker. Nancy thinks her daughter
is going to drive Daniel back to Jenn. The diva putters off. Nicole
shows up and starts bickering with Nancy about whether Chloe is
desperate or a tramp. "I hope you brought an umbrella because I'm about
to rain all over Chloe Lane's parade," Nic says. Meanwhile, Chloe bumps
into Jenn as she's waiting for the boat. She regales her with tales of
Lucas and Daniel in the cabin. Jenn confronts her about last night and
calls her a 'tramp'. Chloe's sure Daniel will never want to be with the
blond again. The diva plays the Parker card and then wheels the kid
away. When she gets home, she finds Nicole waiting and eating bananas.
Nic tells the diva that the church board has rejected her application
to be a music teacher. She refuses to let her exploit the church for
her 'sinful agenda'. After Nic leaves, Chloe tells her mom that
Dannifer are finally over. When Nicole gets to the rectory, she finds
Vargas, sweaty and half naked, in her office. Out on Smith Island, Jenn
opens up the cabin for the season. She takes a walk. Daniel shows up
and yelps for her until they bump into each other.
March 21, 2013
It Could Be Fun.
the apartment, Nancy is confused as Chloe packs up to follow Daniel to
San Francisco. Chloe insists she has a plan to make this make sense.
She knows that deep in Dan's heart, he still wants her. The diva makes
a call to get a hotel room on the same floor as Daniel and discovers
that he's cancelled his reservation. She guesses something is wrong.
Nancy advises her not to chase after the doctor. Meanwhile, Daniel
rushes to Smith Island and searches for Jenn. He molests her tea cup
until she shows up at the cabin with flowers. He declares that he loves
her and wants to make things right. The doctor tells her that he
finally knows what she saw. When she slapped him, he was clueless about
that. He admits that Chloe kissed him. They bicker until he blurts out
how much he loves Jenn. They start making out and then do it by the
fire. After sniffing and kissing each other, they do it again. Chloe
arrives outside and spots them through the window.
At home. Nick informs Gabi that Will signed away all of his parental
rights. She's baffled. She wants to call Will but he forbids it. She's
sure that he did something bad to make this happen, like blackmail
Will. Nick insists it was necessary to keep Sami and Sonny away from
the baby. Gabi's appalled that he's blackmailing Will. Nick refuses to
see it that way and asks her to stay quiet. He putters off to take care
Will and Sami sit outside of the square and discuss their shared hatred
of Nick. She tells her son that the fight is not over. From her
vocabulary, he can tell she's taking cues from EJ. Sami offers to 'shut
down' Gabi and Nick. They argue about this. He doesn't want to drag his
family into this any more than he already has. She explains that they
would be getting help from Stefano. Will reminds her that he pointed a
gun at the DiMera for blackmailing him. "What you are talking about is
worse than what Nick did," he says. She's baffled. He doesn't want her
help because it only makes things worse. After she leaves, some kid
shows up and says, "Daddy? Why don't you want me?" That was just a
At Caffeinated, EJ gives Eric a charity donation for the new school.
They chat about Nicole and EJ says she's lucky to have Eric. After the
priest leaves, Elvis chats with Sonny about William. EJ's impressed by
how much he hates Nick so he offers to help him make Will's pain 'go
away'. Sonny doesn't want to manipulate Will into doing something he
doesn't want to do. EJ says he likes Will and crushing Nick could be
'fun'. The DiMera strolls away and meets with Samanther in the square.
He asks for her decision. She's ready to take the next step with him
but isn't sure Casa DiMera is the best place for them to move. He
promises this will make everyone happy and the child will know that
Will is her father. Meanwhile, Gabi drops by Caffeinated looking for
Will. Sonny tells her that Will has nothing to say to her. Will arrives
and disagrees. She takes him outside and asks if he is really okay with
giving up his daughter.
Shirtless and sweaty Vargas is repairing the boiler at the rectory when
Nicole walks in. She gorps at him as he slips into some plaid. Eric
shows up. Nicole rails about him inviting a psycho ex-con there. It is
quickly revealed that Vargas is the prisoner in question. Ironic guitar
music plays. The priest introduces the two former jail birds. Vargas
heads off to his room. The priest says he's more worried about what Nic
might do to Vargas than the other way around.