List of Shows



    recommended for you


    Tell your friends

    TELL YOUR FRIENDS

    Days of Our Lives - DAILY UPDATES

    In our 'Daily Updates' section, Soaps.com gives you your daily dose of what's happening on 'Days Of Our Lives'! We invite you to read our in-depth updates which we try to post before 6:00pm ET!

    Days Recap: Hop On Your Bat Boat.

    Monday, January 06 2014
    Two unlikely people share a kiss, Marlena does something surprising, and Brady hits the booze.


    NBC Universal Inc.

    Brady almost has a drink at the Kiriakis mansion and when Victor and Maggie walk in, he talks about his bender. He's done with cocaine and drinking. Maggie yells that he's an addict and if he doesn't admit it, he's still risking his life! Victor asks what he can do to help. Brady wants to get back to work to stay busy. "I'm proud of you," Victor says. Maggie grins. Victor's off to apologize to Marlena.


    At the TV station, Nicole watches the video footage of herself, Eric, and Daniel promising to help Brady through his addiction. Miles rushes in. He watches and laughs that Brady's a "tweaker." She tells him they can't use the footage. He knows but calls it a shame. "Brady Black. Man, he is a train wreck."

    Eric stands outside the Brady's Pub flashing to Nicole in Daniel's arms. Marlena walks up and they discuss Nicole. Marlena worries about her son, knowing he and Nicole have a history. He asks her to pray for him and goes in. Nicole arrives and brings up Brady using since New Year's Eve. She thinks Brady scared himself and hopes he's set straight.

    Gabi paces the apartment and babbles to Sonny about Abby going to see Hope. She rants about Kate sending texts to Nick and not keeping her in the loop and learns Hope's not at the cabin. She texts EJ.

    EJ temporarily stops Abby from going into the Horton Cabin on Smith Island. He receives Gabi's text that Hope's not on the island. Abigail heads in but the cabin's empty. EJ suggests they're out for a walk and follows her in. He flashes to telling Sami he'd do anything for her and says he spoke with Gabi about Nick. Abby finds that odd and worries Nick did something to Gabi and that's why he's 'checking out' on them. EJ laughs and promises Gabi's not in jeopardy. Abby says none of this makes sense. EJ tells her about Nick getting that modelling job offer for Gabi behind her back and when she confronted him about it, things got ugly. EJ says that's where he stepped in. Gabi now wants nothing to do with Nick.

    At Club TBD, Ciara's glum and not ready to go back to school because the kids are gossiping about a video that could land Father Eric in jail. Hope assures Ciara he did nothing wrong.

    Marlena meets Victor at the Horton Square. He apologizes to her for allowing her to play the sex video but she doesn't accept and never will. He thinks she's as guilty as he is and can't forgive herself.

    Hope goes to the Kiriakis mansion and tells Brady about a tip about a woman being smuggled on a ship not panning out. He's upset. Hope's also there because John is worried about him. She says John learned he's not Colleen's son. Her son died. John still doesn't know who his birth parents are. Brady's shocked. Genetically, he is neither a Brady nor a DiMera. Hope says blood doesn't matter. She suggests he speak with John but Brady's still angry with him. Once she goes, Eric arrives. Brady confesses he can't forgive Eric, even though in his head, he knows Eric was not responsible for sex with Kristen. He needs to put distance between them. Eric leaves and Brady guzzles booze.

    Back at the apartment, Sonny dashes Gabi's worries that EJ won't be able to stop Abby from telling Hope about her concerns about Nick. "EJ could talk a dog off a meat truck if he wants to." Gabi thinks it'll take everything EJ has to satisfy Abby.

    Back at the cabin, Abby tries making sense of this. "You then hop on your bat boat or your phoenix boat or whatever it is that you DiMeras keep on hand," she says. EJ interjects. It's a speed boat. Either way, she wonders why he's running errands for Gabi of all people. EJ calls her relentless. Abby figures Sami made him do this. He denies that. Abby's still going to talk to Hope. She pauses and realizes Hope's not on the island. "No sweetheart, it's just you and me." Abby questions him and learns he just found out they were alone from that text message earlier. She grabs her coat to leave and he stops her and tells her Gabi slept with Nick twice last year and feels responsible for this mess and ashamed. Abby jumps up and thinks he's the one sleeping with Gabi. She can tell he and Sami are having problems. He denies that and says Gabi's too young anyway. Abby disagrees. She says, "Any woman with a pulse would want to sleep..." She stops talking and he pulls her in for a lingering kiss.

    At the TV station, Marlena asks Nicole to help clear her son's name.

    At the pub, Hope hugs Eric after learning Brady may never forgive him.

    Salem Spoilers for the next Days Of Our Lives:

    Abigail and EJ argue.

    **Please be aware we have a link-only policy.**

    Please respect the Soaps.com guidelines when posting and contact a moderator if one is required to handle comment issues.

    Check out our other "DOOL" sections for Days Of Our Lives late breaking news, Days Of Our Lives spoilers and the Days Of Our Lives Comings and Goings.

    Follow Soaps.com on Twitter @soapoperafan, "like" Soaps.com on Facebook for the all soap operas including scoop on "Days Of Our Lives," "Dallas," "Glee," "Grey’s Anatomy," "Pretty Little Liars," "Revenge," "Vampire Diaries," and "Venice."

    Logo courtesy of NBC Universal Inc.

    - Christine Fix

    Share on Facebook

    printable PRINTABLE VERSION - View a printer friendly version of this article

    Please register and login to be able to email this article to your friends

    USER COMMENTS

    Posted by littleguysmom at Monday, January 06 2014 11:15 AM

    Hope you had a good vacation Chrissi back later to post.

    Posted by CoachJack at Monday, January 06 2014 11:27 AM

    WOW sounds good. Thanks Chrissi Gonna be watching in about half an hour.

    Posted by toooldtotell at Monday, January 06 2014 11:37 AM

    Wow, gone for 2 weeks and nothing changes.

    Posted by littleguysmom at Monday, January 06 2014 11:44 AM

    @Spring is near .. was that plane crash anywhere near you that happened this morning???? I think you said you were around that area. Northwest Michigan.

    Posted by CoachJack at Monday, January 06 2014 12:47 PM

    WOW WOW WOW. That was some good stuff. I actually found myself liking Abby today, not so much the kiss which IMO was kinda weird and I felt like it came out of nowhere, but I liked seeing her use her BRAIN and be more than capable of questioning EJ's madness. I saw Jack in her for the first time, then when she was asking EJ why he came out there she sounded like her mother. That was quite interesting.

    Random distracting thought: how come EJ calls everyone else by their full first name but he doesn't call Sonny Jackson?

    Posted by Spring is near at Monday, January 06 2014 12:53 PM

    LGM - no. It was not near me, North I believe. Praying for families!

    Posted by littleguysmom at Monday, January 06 2014 01:31 PM

    @Spring is near I heard that all were killed on the plane. Why would they take off in this kind of weather all airports in the Detroit area are closed all flights are canceled. Yes praying for their families. So sad

    @CoachJack maybe EJ doesn't know Sonny's birth name. Lololol.

    Posted by BringJackBack at Monday, January 06 2014 02:31 PM

    CoachJack, good eye for seeing how Abagail was acting. I didn't connect it with Jack but makes sense now.

    One thing about this whole Abby/EJ affair, if it really happens, now Sami will know how Rafe and Nichole felt when her and EJ slept together when they were married to their other respective partners. I hope it gets exposed soon. Sami needs to feel all the pain she causes everyone else. It is called Karma. Reep what you sow.

    Did anyone else notice last week that Stefano talked about him still having the evidence on Will shooting EJ? I said a while back. Looks like that may come into play pretty soon.

    I was watching the island story from 2004 on U-Tube and noticed something. There was a mortician that killed himself that was named Milbauer. Now it is spelled a little different than Maulbauer, but it could work if they wanted to use this link to explain why Anne is so nasty to everyone in Salem. The mortician was old enough it could have been her farther or grandfather. He killed himself because Bo was getting close to discovering that the people of Salem were not dead and really killed by the Salem Stalker (Marlena).

    My point is Days needs to give us a reason why Anne hates everyone, especially Jen. Their reason that Anne wants her job just doesn't fly with me. Either connect it up or get rid of the character. They should use their previous stories to connect current events more often, like what they are doing with John now in discovering who his mother was not who he thought it was. I don't like loose ends. They should give better reasons for things.

    If you want to review the eposide with Milbeaur, go to UTube and type in the following: Tuesday July 1 2004 E9862 Part 4

    Just a random thought and hope you are all having a good day regardless of how cold it is!

    Posted by ceelo at Monday, January 06 2014 02:36 PM

    way to go abby gabi need to pay for her wrong doing ..
    brady brady brady.........

    Posted by ceelo at Monday, January 06 2014 02:44 PM

    Posted by BringJackBack at Monday, January 06 2014 02:31 PM

    CoachJack, good eye for seeing how Abagail was acting. I didn't connect it with Jack but makes sense now.

    One thing about this whole Abby/EJ affair, if it really happens, now Sami will know how Rafe and Nichole felt when her and EJ slept together when they were married to their other respective partners. I hope it gets exposed soon. Sami needs to feel all the pain she causes everyone else. It is called Karma. Reep what you








    I cannot wait to see her face ...
    it waaaaaaay past time for sami to get what going to her ...love your post.

    MORE COMMENTS: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » »| page:

    Please Register and login to post your comments.
    » Back to Daily Updates