Full detailed profile on Daniel Romalotti Played by Michael Graziadei on The Young and the Restless Daytime Soap Opera.
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Daniel and Jack talk about Lucy in Phyllis' room. Jack mentions missing Summer's childhood. He talks about 'his girls' and says it's killing him that his love may not wake up.
On the coffee house patio, Summer asks Kyle to help her convince Jack that Phyllis going to the facility in Georgia is the best thing. Kyle thinks Jack needs to hear it from her.
At the tackhouse, Nick and Avery bicker about what should happen with Phyllis. Avery lashes out at Nick, who says he's not the enemy. Avery insists she needs to be with family. Nick says Daniel is doing what Phyllis would do.
Noah stops by Sharon's place with Faith's toy. Sharon asks about Phyllis. Noah says she may not wake up. Sharon gasps. She flashes to Phyllis' fall. "I feel so guilty." Noah is puzzled. He talks about Summer only being able to take so much.
Summer joins Jack in Phyllis' hospital room and they argue about moving her. Jack says she needs them. Summer says they need her more. Jack concedes she might be right about that. Summer assures him he won't be alone. They hug.
In the hospital waiting room, Kyle and Daniel discuss being there for Summer and what a mess Nick made of things. Avery appears with Nick. She tells Daniel she thinks Phyllis should to to the facility; she thinks it's what she would want. Daniel hugs her. She says Nick convinced her. Daniel still won't forgive him. Summer appears and says Nick doesn't need to prove anything to her; he loves her. Summer shares that Jack changed his mind about Georgia. They all go to see about paperwork. Sharon slips by and enters Phyllis' room. She tells her she never meant for her to get hurt. She wants her to wake up, but then says Nick can't be told she switched the paternity results. She goes on about having to make him understand herself. She complains that Phyllis should have been patient. Sharon exits and runs into Noah. He asks if she's off her meds. Summer has joined Phyllis and tells her she gets one day to worry; she gets one day to cry, and then they put it all in a box. She needs that. "I love you more than infinity, Mom." Nick goes in next. "No one could ever say we were boring." He won't say goodbye. He joins everyone else. It's time for Phyllis to go. Jack goes in and puts Phyllis' engagement ring on her finger. "I'll wait for you."
At the hospital, Avery and Jack argue with Daniel about Phyllis' care. Avery says she's Phyllis' sister. Daniel asks if she's serious right now. Nick interjects that Avery and Phyllis were getting closer. Daniel tells Nick he should hit the door. Nick wants to explain himself. A livid Daniel would love to hear it. They step away. Jack soothes Summer and Avery that Daniel will calm down. Avery says Phyllis needs to be with her loved ones. If Daniel won't back down, she'll take legal action. Nearby, Nick tells Daniel what he did with Summer's paternity was about Cassie. Daniel doesn't get him using Cassie as an excuse for what he did to Summer - he knew he it was wrong. Daniel reminds Nick that he came forward to exonerate him after Cassie's death because it was right - yet he took another man's child from him.
Kevin arrives at the hospital to find Daniel shouting about trying to do the right thing. Avery tells Daniel they all love her. Kevin and Daniel go into Phyllis' room. Kevin asks if Daniel's pushing to take her away because he feels guilty about leaving. Daniel says partly, but he also thinks the facility is her best shot. Outside, Jack tells Summer he's not convinced that Daniel's facility is so great. Fen arrives and hugs Summer. They discuss his OD mistake. Summer tells him she's confused. He advises her to look in her own heart. Fen gets a mean text that everyone's seen his mother naked. He eyes up the drug cart. Later, Jack talks to Daniel about how much he loves Phyllis. He understands his need to control the situation, but wants Daniel to trust him to do everything possible to bring her back. They bicker. Jack will not let Phyllis become a science experiment.
Adam arrives at the Abbott house to find Jack has had Phyllis' prognosis confirmed by several neurological specialists - she may never wake up again. Jack tells Adam he proposed when Phyllis woke up and she squeezed his hand. Adam asks if she spoke. Jack admits she said 'Nick'. Adam offers to fly in specialists. Jack doesn't think it will do any good, but he'll figure out a way to pull her out of this. He promises Adam he won't turn to pills. Adam says he's there for him as Billy arrives. Jack goes up to get things for the hospital. Billy tells Adam that Jack will get support from his family - they'll be there when he's no longer around. Adam asks why he wouldn't be around. They are sniping when Jack reappears. He finds the book he wants to read to Phyllis. Her to-do list is the bookmark.
At the hospital, Avery tells Phyllis she's a survivor. In the waiting area, Daniel arrives and hugs Summer. Daniel lets her know he's up to speed on everything. She's glad he's there. Avery joins them. Daniel goes in to see Phyllis and recalls memories of them together. He says he knows she doesn't have an advanced directive, and promises to do what he knows she'd want him to do. Summer and Avery join him. Avery says they're a family. Daniel excuses himself. He makes a call to someone, saying they spoke earlier about his mother and he'd like to move forward. Jack arrives. They discuss Nick and Summer. Daniel wants to talk about what happens next. Jack just wants to see Phyllis. Adam arrives and chats with Avery. He cares about her and Jack. In the room, Jack reads to Phyllis but gets no reaction. Daniel slips in as Jack vows to stay by her side until she opens her eyes. Daniel says after today, she won't be there. He's having her moved to a cutting edge program in a facility off the coast of Georgia. Jack is stunned. Avery appears and says he's not taking Phyllis anywhere. Daniel says it's not up to her.
At Crimson Lights, Daniel tells Lily he's moving. Lily thinks it sounds great. Cane enters as they hug. Lily tells Cane that Daniel's moving. Cane thinks it's good that her ex is leaving. She reminds him she chose him. Cane says it's the best thing that happened to him. They begin discussing Neil and Cane gets a call from Jack. Tyler appears and asks Lily if she's okay. Cane returns. She tells Cane she doesn't want to hear it. Cane thinks he can help Neil. On the patio, Phyllis tells Daniel she's going to help Jack. She confides that he's addicted to pain killers. Daniel says he's not her responsibility. Phyllis says it's her chance to make up for hurting him. Phyllis visits with Lucy until Daniel's ready to go. Phyllis cries that she's so proud. Daniel concedes she was right about Lucy - she's his life. He finally understands all the things Phyllis did for him. They hug and kiss.
At the Club, Daniel tries to convince Phyllis to come to Savannah. He thinks people in Genoa City could live without her for a couple of weeks. Phyllis says Summer needs her right now. Daniel says he's going to Crimson Lights to help Kevin out and then will see Summer. Phyllis says she loves him. Daniel spots Noah on his way out. He asks about New York and Noah says he has no ties. Daniel goes, and Alex appears to confront Noah about his calls to Adriana. He warns Noah to help him find her - he knows she stole half a million dollars and sent it to him. Noah chuckles nervously. Alex warns if he's lying to him, he'll take him down.
At Crimson Lights, Kevin and Daniel bicker about the plan to find the money. Phyllis arrives to find Daniel's left. Avery appears. Phyllis tells her about Savannah and asks her to look in on Summer. They trade a few insults until Avery gets a call that Jack's had a heart attack.
A glum, dressed-up Chelsea arrives at the Club and sits by Alex at the bar. He buys her a drink. They discuss Genoa City. She mentions the lake she used to live beside, gets upset, and leaves. Later, Phyllis arrives as Jack orders a drink. She tells him he's addicted and lying to himself. He says she's the biggest liar he knows. Daniel arrives. Phyllis says she was just leaving. After, Jack is joined by a woman. He kisses her at midnight.
At Crimson Lights, Daniel listens to Phyllis' story about Jack and then tells her he and Lucy are moving to Savannah. Phyllis protests. Daniel says Heather will be with them - it's his life. Phyllis cries. Daniel suggests she move with them. They embrace as New Year's is rung in.