What a day…. Here it is – it is what it is…
There’s a distance between Jack and Phyllis that a trip to Istanbul likely won’t fix … While Lily helps plan a wedding, Cane hits the bottle; Neil continues to envision revenge against Hilary and Devon … Ben and Abby are not on the same planet … Adam’s not grateful to have his freedom and his job … A heart attack won’t keep Paul from his job or family … Great – GC has yet another unstable young person… Having already botched a PTSD storyline with Dylan, why would the writers try again with a new character?
Vikki and Abby are suspicious of Victor’s claim that he and Jack will work together … Billy still feels Gabe belongs behind bars … The William’s have no one else to arrest except Gabe … Chelsea’s terrified when Adam takes off with Connor … Phyllis seems to miss Marco’s roughness
As Noah and Marisa grow closer, Kevin and Mariah find (or don’t find) something in the lake …. Nick decides to stick by Sage (and would do so even if the baby wasn’t his) … Chelsea ends things with Adam once and for all (yeah, right) … After seeing their baby via ultra sound, Dylan finally tells an insecure Sharon that he loves her … It seems that Ben and Abby are only excited by the thought of him protecting her from danger.
Jack threatens to expose Adam if he doesn’t go along. He plans to bring Victor down when he least expects it …. Victor’s not happy that Neil’s coming between him and Nikki …. As Vikki and Abby butt heads, Ashley warns that the rear threat is Victor and Jack as partners…. When Gabe changes his story yet again, Paul and Chris are suspicious … Phyllis wonders if she misinterpreted Jack – and what does the ‘2’ mean??
After Victor warns Jack that he could be in trouble for the deaths of Kelly and 12 ship’s crew, Jack awakens to confirm that Victor shot him in self defense …. Overhearing Billy and Phyllis, Chelsea convinces Adam to drop his fight with Victor (and the company) … Noah convinces Summer and Kyle to keep quiet about Marisa, but Kevin and Mariah are going to look for Marco’s body in the Lake .
After Kevin and Mariah do some digging, Noah confronts Marisa … Jack enlists Ben’s help – he’s awake, but reveals this to Victor before anyone else … The Ben, Abby, Ashley triangle continues to nauseate …
While Abby’s confined to a hospital bed, Ashley and Ben get closer … Jack lets Phyllis and Billy know that Gabe is not his son … Victor has a warning for Adam and Marisa … Noah’s confused over his feelings for Marisa …. Nick talks to Sage about honesty …. Chelsea won’t stick around for round two of Adam vs Victor.
Avery says her weepy good bye’s…. Recovering from a car accident, Abby’s ‘deal’ may not be worth the napkin it’s written on … Ben doesn’t believe Abby got ‘frisky’ with the warehouse guy, but it’s Ashley who’s on his mind …. Nikki defends Victor (who’s now released and determined to prove his innocence and outs Gabe) – but then, with Neil’s help, realizes she’s been duped… Vikki’s livid when Nikki relays her information to Paul.
Abby plays lets make a deal … Lo and behold, a gun is found at the penthouse – with Jack’s prints on it … As Ben and Ash watch on, Jack squeezes Phyllis hand – he did not have a gun at the park that night…. Avery comes clean to a reporter and decides to leave GC …. After Mike fails to mediate, Cane and Lily gear up for a custody battle … Sage wants a paternity test…