Lizzie bakes a cake, Lillian finds out about Phillip and Natalia takes a pregnancy test.
Ed calls Lillian at Cedars to give her the details for a new case. Phillip arrives and she tells him that Ed is sending her a terminal case. "It's me," he informs her. They go over the details of his case and she goes into denial, but promises to help him talk to the family. He won't tell them. She hugs him. "It's not right. We just got you back," she cries.
Lizzie shows up at Company and tells Buzz that she will be doing all of the cooking for the wedding. He's sure that she doesn't know how. She made a casserole once and thinks she just needs some practice. Christina and Ashlee come in and offer to help her out. As the three women begin mixing batter, Phillip arrives. Lizzie gives him an apron and tells him to start stirring. When he protests, she smears flour on his cheeks. A flour fight breaks out. Phillip laughs and thanks his daughter. "I can't tell you how much I needed this," he says. She tells him that she's finally excited about the future. Lillian arrives and Buzz gets everyone to work cleaning. Phillip tells Lillian he wants to spend the time he has left with the people he loves.
Lizzie gets the cakes out of the oven and starts frosting them. The women gab about Bill's proposal and then Christina talks about Remy's proposal. Lillian listens until Buzz interrupts her with cupcakes. They talk about how nothing lasts. She gets upset and he calms her down. Lizzie sits with her grandmother and talks about how wonderful things are with Bill. Lillian tells her to hold onto that.
At the mansion, Alan interrupts James' video games to give him some new shoes and tell him they will be meeting with some shareholders. James tells him he has other things to do but Alan says he has no choice. "I thought you would jump at the opportunity to show up your father," he says.
James shows up at Towers to meet with some shareholders. It turns out that Daisy is his waitress. He corners her and starts flirting before one of the waiters comes over and chats with her. James gets jealous as she leaves for the beach with the boy. James turns back to his meeting, messes it up, grabs a bottle and walks out. Alan arrives and is dismayed to discover that James has run off.
The police chase James down as he drinks and drives. After they pull him over, James continues to drink right in front of the cop.
Olivia walks up on Frank as he sits in the park. She thinks it's great that he's looking after Rafe. Frank tells her that he's been trying to convince Rafe not to be bitter about the past. "I just hope he can't be bitter about the future," Olivia says. He becomes defensive and she tells him she knows how he feels. She's broken his heart before, he reminds her. He also thinks that getting Rafe back on track with his mother is the most important thing. While Frank admits that he still loves Nat, he's still not sure that Olivia is the right person for her; not because she's a woman, but just because of who she is.
Natalia shows up at Blake's and tells her that she's been throwing up. Blake wonders if there is a possibility that she's pregnant. Nat coughs. Blake begins awkwardly babbling about whether or not Nat could have had sex with Frank or not. Natalia doesn't say anything. Blake soon realizes that Nat hasn't slept with Olivia and wonders how she can know if it's right for her. Nat doesn't answer. When they start work, Olivia arrives and asks Natalia to help her bake for the barbecue. Blake tells her to go ahead and leave. When they get in the hall, Olivia tells Nat that she left Phillip a message saying they need to talk. Nat's scared but Olivia's happy and optimistic.
They go to the minimart and Nat stares at the pregnancy tests while Olivia gets marshmallows. As they leave, Nat slips back inside to pick up a test. When they get back to the farmhouse, Phillip is waiting outside. Natalia goes inside and Olivia tells him that they need to work some things out. They sit down and she tells him that she and Nat are going to explain things to Emma and then go to the barbecue together. He wants to be around when Rick figures out so he can see his head explode. Phillip has no issues with her plan and tells her to go for it. "I think everything's going to be okay," she says.
Inside, Natalia slips into the bathroom to take a pregnancy test.
Phillip returns to the graveyard to visit his tombstone. "It can't be over. I'm not ready. I haven't found whatever it is I'm supposed to find," he says. Three months isn't a lot but he'll take it; he needs all of it so he can finish what he is there to do.
When Blake arrives at the mansion with some wedding location ideas for Bill, Alan advises her to throw them in the trash. She tells him he should let his family live their own lives. After she puts the brochures down, he dumps them in the garbage.
Next on Guiding Light:
Reva misses Jeffrey.
Frank calls Phillip about James.
Natalia gets the results of her pregnancy test.
Thank-you for your comments and feedback! We do ask that our visitors abide by the Guidelines and try to keep all posts on the topic of the show. If you have a Spoiler that you want to post and/or discuss in the comments section below, please always remember to start your post with ***Spoiler Alert*** so others who do not wish to read spoilers can skim over your post.
We'd like to invite you to check out the latest breaking news for the show in the GL News Room, or browse updated Comings and Goings, and if you're daring, have a peek at our new GL Spoilers!
Please feel free to Contact Us if a moderator or administrator is required to handle any bad posts, and above all, have fun!
All photos courtesy of Soaps.com