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“My son isn’t dead.” – Lucky Spencer
Maya’s father embraced her on “B&B.” Daniel attacked Xander on “Days.” Lucky dropped a bombshell on “GH,” and Nikki hit the bottle again on “Y&R.”
Let Soaps.com help catch you up to speed on what happened this past week on your favorite soap operas. Read the highlight-filled excerpts below and our daily soap opera recaps for a more detailed look.
The Bold and the Beautiful:
Nicole refused to leave town with her mother Vivienne, who continued to reject Maya. Nicole defended Maya, who assured her mother she was no longer afraid of her father. Later, Julius joined Vivienne and Nicole, ordered his daughter home and referred to Maya as a freak. He felt as though he’d lost a son and refused to lose Nicole too. After Nicole stood her ground, Julius planned to leave town but Vivienne insisted that he go see his other daughter first. They arrived at the mansion, stared at Maya’s portrait and their rich surroundings. When Maya appeared, Julius embraced ‘his little girl’. Elsewhere, Aly continued to plan revenge against Steffy for stealing Liam from Ivy. She also ranted at Ridge for taking the company in an awful direction and vowed to deal with them all. Read the Bold and the Beautiful daily recaps to find out who else landed on Aly’s revenge list.
Days of our Lives:
Daniel attacked Xander, who insisted he’d been in Chicago at the time of Eric and Nicole’s ordeal. Eric confronted Xander next then went to Serena for help to make him pay. After fighting in the park, JJ was arrested for underage drinking and taken to the station, where the new DA asked him to go undercover as a drug dealer. Elsewhere, Eve studied Laura Horton’s file and decided on a drug to give Jenn to mimic her mother’s past symptoms. She was then summonsed to the park, where Paige and an older man swindled her out of a sentimental ring worth a lot of cash. Stefano met with Victor, and the rivals agreed to join forces to take down Clyde. Many gathered for a party at the lake, where Abby began to feel nauseous and worried she might be pregnant. Read our Days of our Lives daily recaps to learn how Adrienne and Lucas reconnected and how Will unsuccessfully tried to change Sonny’s view of Paul.
Franco agreed to keep Ava's identity a secret in exchange for her helping him get Nina back. Dante ranted about Lulu's so-called cheating at his place then had sex with Valerie. Lucky rushed into the warehouse in British Columbia and saved his parents. Before Frank Smith was shot dead, he told Luke Lucky had been in on the trap. Lucky explained he'd been forced to lure them there in order to keep his son alive - Jake wasn't dead! Luke located Helena and soon came face to face with Jake. Back in Port Charles, Liz continued to feel uneasy every time Sam and Jake/Jason crossed paths. Little did she know they were working together to take down Nik. Liz had more to worry about, especially when Patrick informed Hayden's vitals were back to normal. Tracy ran into her ex Paul Hornsby at the airport. When she learned Dillon was back, she allowed Paul to accompany her to the mansion. Read our General Hospital daily recaps to find out what Carly revealed to Lulu.
The Young and the Restless:
Marisa overheard Noah and Summer talking about Austin's murder and how it might be linked to Jack's shooting. When he brought up Marco Anicelli, Marisa admitted she knew him. Meanwhile, Jack remained unable to speak but listened as various people visited him, including Adam, and found a way to communicate with Phyllis. Neil quit and walked out of Newman-Abbott, as Adam replaced Vikki with Abby. At Victor's request, Nick returned to the company to watch over 'Gabe'. Neil found Nikki drunk in her suite, fresh from visiting Victor, and rushed her to the hospital after a collapse. Later, once released Neil vowed to be there for her and told Victor so. Victor punched Neil. Downstairs, Cane refused to ever forgive Lily, who confessed she'd slept with Joe, and ordered her to move out. Avery learned there wasn't enough evidence to arrest Joe, stole Dylan's gun and confronted her ex-husband. Read The Young and the Restless daily recaps to learn what happened when Cane and Lauren confronted Michael.
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