At Kelly's, Alexis and Kristina discuss school and Kristina expresses her worry about the kids talking about her. Alexis thinks they will get bored and stop and she will rise above it. Carly sees them and breaks the news that Sonny left the country. Carly tries to make Kristina feel better about it and Alexis thanks her for letting them know. Carly leaves and Alexis asks if her daughter is okay. Kristina doesn't know because she and Sonny never figured out their relationship. Alexis thinks Sonny was doing the best he could for her, but she is sad he left and also a little bit relieved.

At Dante's loft, Michael tells Jax he doesn’t want to go back to high school because he's worried about what he might do to the kids there. Jax thinks he can transfer schools, but Michael says no one wants to be around the kid who killed his stepmother and spent time in prison. Jax still wants him to get his degree and thinks he can get a tutor. Carly comes by to tell Michael Sonny left town. After Jax has left, Michael admits to Carly he told Sonny to go. Carly demands he not tell anyone he knew Sonny was planning on skipping town, especially Dante. Michael wanted him to be free from this, but he's going to miss him. After Carly has left, Kristina comes over to talk to her brother about Sonny. She wonders why they can't just give up on their father, noting no matter how much he screws up she can't stop him wanting him to love her.

At the Q mansion, Tracy, Edward and Monica bicker as Maya walks in the room. Edward wants to spend time with his great granddaughter, but she has to work. Tracy snarkily encourages her to leave. As Maya opens the door, Brook walks in. She says she made a mistake and wonders if she can come home to her family. Maya warns her to watch her back and leaves. Edward tells Brook family is always welcome, but Tracy wants to know what kind of mistake she made. Brook explains how she was helping Carly with her plan, but they had a falling out. Edward says of course Brook can live with them, but Tracy has one condition – she has to go back to school full time. Brook declares she wants to go back so she can make something of herself. Tracy and Monica are wary, but Edward thinks she has a solid plan and believes her. Tracy and Monica leave the room bickering and Edward leaves to see if Alice has her room ready. Alone, Brooke gets on Edward's phone to try and transfer some money to her account. Tracy returns and busts her, as do Monica and Edward re-enter as well. Tracy looks at the phone and informs Edward Brook was about to transfer $50,000 to her account. Edward doesn’t know if he should be proud or furious. He offers her the money if she abides by his rules, but she doesn’t need the money that badly and leaves.

Steve sees Nikolas walking off the elevator and thanks him for letting Elizabeth go. Nikolas notes it was the best decision for everyone. Nikolas then sees Robin who confides in him about Patrick's affair. Nikolas tells her just because someone cheats it doesn't mean they don't love the person they are cheating on.

Nikolas finds Brook outside in the rain at Kelly's. She says she has nowhere to go and was going to get a room at Kelly's but he has a better idea.

Jason brings Sam to the hospital for her ankle where Claire confronts Jason about Sonny jumping bail. Jason is surprised to learn this and after Sam is taken for examination, Claire tells Jason he owes her for getting out of prison and it's time to pay up. Jason insists he has no idea where Sonny is, but Claire continues to press him. She warns he will named as an accessory if he helps Sonny. Sam returns on crutches and she and Jason head home.

Jason and Sam come back to the penthouse where Jason insists he will take care of her. She says she needs a shower and he carries her upstairs. As Sam takes a nap, Diane comes over demanding to know why Sonny would go to Rome. Jason tells her because Brenda lives there. They discuss what a bad move it is on Sonny's part, as Carly comes to the door demanding to know where Sonny is.

As Olivia sits by his bedside in the hospital, Johnny wakes up. Robin comes in and checks him out. She tells him not to push himself and leaves. Johnny tells Olivia he thought she was finished with him, but she responds that he thought wrong. She asks what he remembers about the shooting but he gets agitated and a little faint. Maya comes in and says he's fine and Olivia leaves to get cleaned up. Maya comes back to check on Johnny and informs him the cops think he was unarmed when Sonny shot him. Claire comes to question Johnny, as Olivia returns. She overhears him tell Claire that Sonny told him their war was over, but then Sonny pulled out a gun and shot him.

Lulu comes to Crimson and puts out a few fires with a frantic Maxie. Lulu then says Brook has been exposed and is out of her life for good. Lulu tells her about Carly's plan and Maxie understands Carly's logic of trying to prove Dante's love.

Next on General Hospital:

Suzanne encourages Brenda to go back to the States.

Olivia begs Johnny to tell the truth.

Nikolas offers Brook a place to stay.

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Next on General Hospital:

Suzanne encourages Brenda to go back to the States.

Olivia begs Johnny to tell the truth.

Nikolas offers Brook a place to stay.

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