the hospital, Lucas and Sami watch as Sonny tells Will how much Arianna
Grace needs her dad. Sonny rehashes the history of their relationship.
The best day of his life was when Will said he loved him. Sami finally
interrupts and gives him a hug. She and Lucas thank him for everything
he's done. Sonny heads out. Lucas sits down and talks to his son about
what a hero he is. "You're a better man than I'll ever be," he says.
Sami joins him to tell their son to do the opposite of everything they
do. The parents wander off and discuss their son. They toast with
coffee to becoming grandparents. Later, Lucas takes Sonny aside to
apologize for what happened between them before. He's realized how good
he is for his son. There is no one he would rather Will be with.
John shows up at the nurses' station and asks EJ what happened. Elvis
takes him for a walk and fills him in. John squints. EJ asks him about
Marlena. John says it's over between them. "It's a fact," he adds. EJ
wants to discuss Kristen and tells him he has no choice but to accept
her relationship with Brady for what it is. "What it is is over," John
grumbles to himself. He calls the hotel where Kristen is staying to see
if she has checked in.
At the Horton house, Daniel tells Jenn and her family about Will. She
hugs him. JJ cringes. The doctor takes Jenn out. JJ complains that
everyone acts like Daniel is the second coming. He says that Daniel
will never be better than their dad. Abby says that torturing
themselves isn't what Jack would have wanted.
Hope drops by the pub to tell Caroline what happened and then hangs out
with Marlena. The shrink tells her that John wants a divorce. The
sitter drops Ciara off. The little girl says she needs to have a talk
with Johnny but her mom wants to have a talk with her first. She takes
her outside. Johnny comes in and yacks with the shrink. He admits he's
been fighting with Ciara. EJ shows up. His son runs off to get them
cookies. Elvis asks Marlena to babysit. After he leaves, Johnny returns
with the photo of Kristen and Sy. He tells his grandma that he did a
bad thing. Meanwhile, Hope takes Ciara to Caffeinated to give her a
gentle lecture. Ciara says Johnny took something that was hers. Her mom
asks her to behave herself.
"Brady Black is to weddings like his step-sister is to weddings,"
Stefano says to his daughter at Casa DiMera. She tells him she is still
going ahead with her plan to give John what he deserves. Brady collects
her and they depart. Stefano grumbles. Brady returns and informs
Stefano that he and Kristen will move out once they are married. He's
okay with that. Daniel drops by and offers to take Brady out of the
'temple of doom'. They go out to the batting cage and then get
take-out. Brady wants to run over and surprise Kristen. In her hotel
room, Kristen fantasizes about being happy with Brady. Jenn shows up
with pizza and wine. She tells her that she deserves as much happiness
as anyone else. Kristen asks her to stop gushing. She changes the
topic. They chat about JJ. Kristen begins weeping when she mentions
that Brady wants to adopt. Once Jenn leaves John shows up.