At Crimson Lights, Lily is worried about meeting Daniel because of Abby. Daniel tells her that Phyllis knows that Lucy is his daughter and isn't going to let it go. Lily suggests he contact a lawyer. Rafe arrives and Daniel explains the situation to him, saying he doesn't want Phyllis ripping the family apart. Rafe advises him to sign over his parental rights to the adoptive parents. Daniel tells him to draw up the papers, but Lily thinks he should think it through first. She urges him not to sign away his only child. Daniel says he has to protect Lucy, that's why he's doing this. He tells Rafe to go ahead.
Michael and Phyllis meet at the Club. She says she found Daniel's baby - it's Lucy Abbott. Phyllis stops him from calling Lauren, saying they need a game plan because once this goes public there's no turning back. Phyllis warns she may need him as her lawyer. Michael tries to dissuade her from confronting Billy and Victoria, but she leaves.
In the barn, Sam gives Sharon an old laptop to use. She is surprised that he has internet access. Sharon goes online to Faceplace and sees a memorial site in her name. She reads some cruel comments and cries. Sam comes in with food and she asks to be left alone. He returns later and introduces her to a young girl named Piper from next door. Sharon shows the girl how to feed Fanny.
At the ranch, Devon expresses his condolences to Noah, Nick, and Victor before leaving. Victor and Nick tell Noah that Adam has letters from Sharon and wants him to drop the charges in return for them. Victor calls Michael to come over. Nick doesn't want to give in to Adam, but Noah thinks Faith should have her letter. Nick leaves for the jail and Michael arrives. Victor asks that Sharon's will be expedited before Adam gets out. As Michael exits, the D.A. arrives. Victor tells him Noah wants to drop the charges against Adam.
Leslie meets with Adam at the jail. He says he's confident he'll be out in no time. They discuss Sharon and the Newman family. She goes, and Nick arrives. Nick and Adam debate how the deal will work. Adam says they must first drop the charges, but Nick replies, "No letters, no deal." Adam tells him to verify the letters exist through Doris. Later, Leslie returns and tells Adam he's successfully played the system again, but the D.A. is personally accompanying him to retrieve the letters.
At home, Billy tells Vikki he's going to pack up Jana's stuff and then they'll go on a picnic. As they talk, the doorbell rings - it's Phyllis. She looks directly at Lucy. Vikki realizes she knows. Phyllis asks to hold Lucy. Vikki passes her over. Phyllis tears up. She tells them that Lucy needs to be with her real family. Billy says she is with her real family and there is nothing to discuss. Vikki adds that they're the only parents Lucy knows. Billy asks her Phyllis to go. They all start arguing. Vikki reminds Phyllis she was declared an unfit mother. Daniel walks in and tells Phyllis their conversation is over - he's signed away his parental rights. Phyllis objects, but Daniel tells her to back off. She says she'll never back off and this is not over!
Devon and Noah talk at the coffee house. Noah hopes the letters from Sharon don't make things worse. Devon says he would have loved to have a letter from Dru. Devon spots Lily and they get to talking about adoption. Devon thinks being adopted into a loving family is great. Lily's skeptical.
The letters are handed over at the Club. Nick tells Adam he's done with him, and orders him to stay away from his family.
At the ranch, Noah reads his letter from his mother and cries on the stairs. Nick sits with Faith on the sofa and reads her letter. Faith says. "See mommy?" Noah joins them and they embrace. Victor looks on. Noah tells Nick it was worth letting Adam go to have the letter. Victor leaves and the D.A. shows up. He tells Nick the phrasing in Sharon's letters suggests she may have killed herself. Nick is angry.
Adam sits at the bar and toasts Sharon. Victor appears and suggests he leave town. Adam decides to stay around just to spite him. Just as Adam gets a call about a codicil, Michael arrives and whispers to Victor that Sharon and Vance put a codicil in her will - she wanted Adam provided for and left him her house on the ranch. Adam tells Leslie she made his day and hangs up. He tells Victor he'll see him back at the ranch.
Genoa City Spoilers for Next Week on The Young and the Restless:
Jana holds the gun on Kevin as the police call out, "Anybody here?"
Neil tells Sofia he wants Malcolm to be the father of this child more than she thinks, but if it isn't, he's going to tell him.
Lauren asks Chloe what she's going to do. Chloe says, "I'm going to sue him for full custody."
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