Thorne Asks Katie Out on a Date
Wednesday June 13, 2018: Xander is introduced to Emma, Thorne reassures Katie she's a good mother, and Brooke and Hope both meet Kelly.
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In the Forrester Creations studio, Emma frantically tries to get Xander to regain consciousness. He does. In the design office, Maya is assuring Julius she’ll take care of her cousin when Pam bursts in to say Hope called and something happened to Xander. The Avants troop down to the studio, where it’s established that Xander will be okay. Maya clarifies that he’s a relative and introduces him properly to Emma. Julius jokes about Xander getting knocked out and the need to protect his Avant smile. Emma asks Xander how his head is – he’s a little dizzy. Emma notes she has that affect sometimes. They chat about being interns and working together.
In the Forrester Creations boardroom, Thorne assures Katie she did the right thing – he thinks her future’s about to get a whole lot brighter. Pam enters with Will, and joking ensues about the kid preferring candy to lemon bars. Thorne chats Will up about action figures and cars before Pam takes him out again. Katie thanks Thorne for being so good with her son. Thorne quips maybe he can use him to get to his mother. Katie thinks Will senses she’s having a bad day and doesn’t want him to worry. Thorne assures her she’s a great mother and is doing everything right. Katie opens up about her desire to live, not just observe, and mentions the kiss they shared previously. Thorne recalls she was hung-up on Wyatt. Katie agrees, she was, but she’ll be okay. Thorne tells her she doesn’t have to be alone, and suggests they take Will to a monster truck rally as their first date. Katie laughs, but reminds him she’s still ‘mourning’ her relationship. Thorne makes it clear he has feelings for her, and kisses her again.
At the cliff house, Steffy invites Brooke to hold Kelly. After Brooke says she’s glad they are thriving, Steffy acknowledges she’s not in an easy position being Hope’s mom. Brooke will wear the title of step-grandmother proudly, and admits she’s sad for Hope. Steffy understands she’s Brooke’s first priority, and talks about the protection and loyalty she feels now for Kelly. Steffy’s sorry Hope is hurting – she deserves a family. As Steffy’s thanking Brooke for the visit and seeing her out, Hope arrives. After Brooke goes, an emotional Hope meets Kelly and gushes that this is what matters – Steffy and Liam are so blessed.
Liam and Brooke talk about Bill.