Ridge and Steffy returned to Los Angeles on "B&B." Theresa blackmailed JJ on "Days." Maxie stunned Spinelli on "GH," and Womack gave Fen a warning on "Y&R."
Read our excerpts and highlights from last week's episodes, which can be found in full in Soaps.com's Daily Soap Opera Recaps.
The Bold And The Beautiful:
Liam gave Hope an ultimatum to either break ties with Wyatt and marry him or lose him forever. Hope agreed to marry him and told Wyatt she could no longer see him professional or personally. Wyatt professed his love to Hope, who admitted she loved both brothers. Hope kissed Wyatt goodbye then accepted Liam's engagement ring. Wyatt begged Liam not to force Hope to break their partnership at Forrester and promised to respect their relationship. Liam turned his back on Wyatt then admitted to Bill he still loved Steffy but promised Hope she would no longer be in their lives. Steffy arrived for a quick visit and stopped to see Eric at Forrester. After Eric informed Steffy of Hope and Liam's upcoming wedding, she boarded the jet. Quinn appeared and urged Steffy to fight for Liam. Steffy wanted the chance for Liam to have a family with Hope, something she couldn't give him, but later received word that a procedure she'd had done had been successful and she could now conceive. Read The Bold and the Beautiful Daily Recaps to hear how Eric reacted to Ridge's sudden appearance.
Days Of Our Lives:
Will found Gabi, Sami and Kate together and wondered what the women were hiding. Kate claimed they were gushing over talk of the baby. Will believed they were planning a surprise party for him and enlisted Sonny to find out. Later, while hiding, Sonny recorded Gabi, Kate and Sami discussing how they murdered Nick and learned Nick had planned to rape Gabi. Elsewhere, Theo gave Ciara Sami's diamond earring. JJ found Theresa across town, confessed that they'd been together the night she overdosed and was stunned to hear she'd known all along and had lied about not remembering. Theresa blackmailed JJ, with a video of him smoking pot, and ordered him to buy her weed. Brady and JJ came face to face in the woods, both looking for the same drug dealer. Meanwhile, Jordan continued to bond with Rafe and vowed not to run again or to let Kate ruin things for her in Salem. Eric underwent a painful procedure at the hospital in order to find out what poison Kristen had administered in him. When he asked Nicole if she'd forgiven him, Nicole admitted she had. Read our Days of Our Lives Daily Recaps for details on what confidential documents Dr. Chyka had been hanging on to and why.
AJ took the stand and was soon deemed not guilty for lack of evidence in Connie's murder. Ava had a bad feeling, rushed to Julian's room and shared her suspicions that something had happened to Carlos, who hadn't been heard from. Shawn and Sonny forced Carlos to the cemetery to dig his own grave. Though Sonny decided not to kill Carlos, and dragged him away, Franco found use for the grave and pushed Heather's body in it. Little did Franco know, Heather hadn't been dead. Franco confided the murder to Kevin. Robin went to Sabrina and asked her to urge Patrick to return to his family. Patrick wanted his family back as well but warned Robin things weren't that simple. Maxie visited Ellie and Spinelli and suggested he follow Ellie to her new job in Portland. Therefore Maxie wouldn't be inclined to break the law by trying to see Connie. Spinelli went to Sam for advice, but she couldn't imagine him leaving Port Charles. He decided a move was in order and made his rounds to say farewell, including bringing Connie to say goodbye to Maxie. Read our General Hospital Daily Recaps to find out how Lucy reacted to waking up in bed with Scott and what Kevin had to say to his wife.
The Young And The Restless:
Hearing Fen was being released from jail, Womack warned he'd collect his payback for protecting him when he got out as well. Once out, Fen suggested to his parents that he disappear. Michael reassured Fen wouldn't be connected to the murder and admitted he'd taken Fen's sobriety medallion from the scene. However, Paul found the medallion amongst the evidence. Chloe returned to Chelsea's with Connor and was hurt that her friend thought she'd kidnapped the baby. Adam made a charitable donation in Delia's name and asked Kelly not to reveal his identity to Chloe and Billy. Meanwhile, Victor warned Dylan to stay away from Nikki. Dylan wasn't ready to have Nikki in his life and thought about his biological father. While Jack fired Devon and suggested he go out and live his life, more testing was needed to be sure Lily was cancer free. Elsewhere in Genoa City, Courtney told Summer Zach was a messed-up family member then bought drugs from Raven. Summer met a new model, Esmerelda, who gave her a contact in case she ever needed any 'pick me up' pills. Read The Young and the Restless Daily Recaps to learn why Jill was shocked when Hilary handed her a package containing Katherine's music box.
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