Katie gives Brad an ultimatum, Janet quizzes Jack, Carly and Holden take the girls to camp, Chris confronts Alison, Alison tells Bob her demands.
Sage and Carly are finishing packing when Jack arrives. He offers to take Sage because Carly is worried about JJ but Sage insists on going with her mom. Carly leaves to meet Lily.
Holden arrives at Lily’s to pick up the girls. She says she has to skip out on the camp outing because of a meeting Lucinda set up. Holden says he can handle it alone. Carly arrives and immediately becomes uncomfortable with Holden. She says he should stay and they’ll have an all-girls trip. Holden says no but he’ll be happy to take the girls by himself. Carly says Sage won’t go for it and she’ll take them alone. Holden won’t agree with that. Lily returns, asking what is going on. Carly says they were just deciding how to get the girls to camp.
In the car a while later, Faith, Sage and Natalie sing camp songs. Carly and Holden tire of that quickly and turn on the radio. A cheating song comes on and Carly flips it off; Sage and the girls start singing again. They arrive at camp and Sage gets nervous. Carly calms her. The camp counselor, Edna, meets them. Sage gets more nervous when Edna talks about the big bugs and poison oak on the grounds. Edna tells Carly and Holden that they’ll be sharing a bunk that night! Holden takes a few pictures and then Sage and the girls go to their bunk. As they are going to look at the horses, Edna announces dinner for the kids. With the girls gone, Edna takes Carly and Holden to their cozy bunk. Holden is worried about sleeping in the same room; Carly says they can be adults about the situation. Edna announces lights out. Holden and Carly sneak out to their car for a couple of beers but Edna catches them and confiscates the booze. They go inside and Carly pulls two more bottles from behind her back! Lily calls and Holden says things are fine. Later on, he helps Carly get into the top bunk.
Alison is shopping at Fashions when Lisa confronts her about Chris. Lisa insists that Chris is honorable and would never harass anyone. As Lisa is talking, Bob arrives and tells her to back off! Bob asks Alison what the lawsuit is really all about. They walk to Java and Bob asks about a settlement. Alison says she wants to be back in the program and Bob agrees. Then she says she wants Chris out of Memorial – for good!
Susan is finishing paperwork at the hospital when Chris walks in. She says he might be able to fix things with an apology. Chris says he has nothing to apologize for – and that Allie is unstable! Susan walks out. A while later she runs into Alison, who tells her about the meeting with Bob and her demands.
Bob meets with Chris and says Chris has two options: stay and fight or leave and start over. Chris says he won’t leave because then his reputation would be ruined. Chris goes to the lounge, where Alison is and angrily confronts her. Allie tries to leave but he won’t let her. He says she can’t blame him for her problems and says he won’t cave in to her lies! Alison points out that he helped her until she wouldn’t sleep with him. Allie tries to get around him but then Chris locks the door! She calls him a bully and he says she needs therapy! She tries to leave again but Chris won’t let her near the door. Alison says he better let her go or she’ll start screaming and go straight to the police. Chris angrily unlocks the door. Alison runs into the hall where Susan is; Chris follows. Alison says he locked her inside. Chris insists they were just talking but Alison doesn’t see it that way.
Katie returns home to find Janet there and the house a mess. Janet welcomes her back and chatters about nothing. Katie isn’t sure what to think. Brad arrives. “Honey, I’m home,” she says with a smile. “And you have some explaining to do.” Janet disappears as Brad explains about Bud and Janet’s fears. Katie still doesn’t see why Janet had to move in. Seeing how upset Katie still is, he holds her and says she has nothing to worry about because she is the only woman for him. Katie goes to the kitchen and realizes Janet rearranged the whole room; Janet says she was just trying to make things easier for her. Then, she offers Katie cooking lessons! Katie tells her to put some clothes on and brings up Janet’s hotel room – saying she should go there to clean up. Brad just watches them. Katie realizes some of her clothes are with Janet’s things and becomes very steamed when she learns Janet not only moved in, she was on Oakdale Now – in Katie’s clothes. Janet leaves. Katie lets Brad have it but he defends his actions, saying it was the right thing to do for Liberty. Katie says he has to choose – Janet or her!
Janet runs into Jack in Old Town. He tells her about JJ and she suggests he try chamomile tea. They chat for a while and Janet asks about Brad and Katie; Jack isn’t comfortable talking about them and leaves. Brad calls. Janet waits for him and is surprised when he shows up with all of her bags! He says she can’t stay at the house but that he checked with The Lakeview and Bud has moved out. He says he’ll cover the bill for her and then asks what her plans are. She doesn’t have an answer.
Janet stops by Carly’s with soup for JJ and Jack. She apologizes for asking him about Katie and Brad and leaves.
Brad returns home and apologizes. He says he set Janet straight and moved her back into The Lakeview. Katie forgives him and he kisses her.
Next on As The World Turns:
Cole gives Sofie advice.
Meg and Paul argue about Sofie.
Holden and Carly enjoy camp.
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