BY GEORGE DICKIE
Thomas was not pleased to learn that Steffy had been spending time with Wyatt. Quinn vowed to Wyatt that she would ensure his happiness. Julius tried to talk Sasha into returning to Chicago. Nicole put a screeching halt to Zende’s overtures. Katie had trouble getting past Brooke’s betrayal. Eric defended Brooke when Rick questioned her about leaving Spencer Publications. Eric tried to assuage Brooke’s guilt over her run-in with Katie. Sasha made a play for Zende to get back at Nicole. Nicole confessed to Maya why Sasha makes her insecure. Bill turned to Brooke for help in dealing with Katie’s change of attitude. Eric hosted a luncheon celebrating Rick and Maya’s pending new arrival. Katie acted on her anger. Wyatt tried to make Steffy forget about Liam with a day at the beach. Liam had a change of attitude toward Quinn.
Steve tried to strike a deal with Ava. Ciara let Chase have it after uncovering his secret. Philip opened up to Belle about Deimos’ blackmail. Eve took Claire under her wing. Joey caught Ava and Steve in a compromising position. Belle warned Eve to stay away from her daughter. Theresa and Nicole made a bold career move. Brady dreamt about a mystery woman. Chad made a deal with Adrienne and Justin to secure his future with Abigail. Chase and Ciara had an emotional confrontation. Rafe supported Hope with a family drama. Eric accused Jennifer of abusing painkillers. Steve took extreme action to save Kayla. Belle gave in to her feelings for Philip. Deimos threatened Philip. JJ again came to Gabi’s rescue. Andre tried to convince Chad that Hope killed Stefano. Deimos intrigued Kate. Theresa noticed Jennifer’s strange behavior. Brady finally saw the mystery woman’s face.
Calamity struck Sam and triggered a chain of potentially deadly events. Dante and Lulu’s encounter took a drastic turn. Julian was underwhelmed by Nina’s idea for the next issue of Crimson. Kristina pushed her professor’s buttons. Ava had a strong reaction to Paul’s threat. Kiki reluctantly put her trust in Sonny. Mac and Felicia came to Robert and Anna’s rescue. Michael got a better read on Sabrina’s intentions. Ava mulled legal action against Sonny. Nikolas was pleasantly surprised when Hayden passed his test. Scott stunned Laura with an unexpected document. Franco and Nina shifted gears. Morgan and Kiki agreed to take things slow. Liz and Jason encountered a frightening complication. Hayden played dumb and Nikolas was suspicious. Morgan pulled the plug when things got hot with Kiki. Jake’s guilty conscience got the better of him. Sam’s life was in jeopardy. Sonny met his new doctor.
Abby told Victor she wanted in on the secret project but he cautioned her about its danger. Hilary warned Nikki to stay away from Neil. Jack asked Ashley to come back to Jabot and help him rebuild it. Nick confided in Chelsea that he may have gone too far with Sage and put her in danger. Jill was determined to reunite Cane and Lily. Kevin wanted to know how Natalie was going to cut him and Marisa into her new plan for the computer project. Sharon told Nick that Faith wants to live with him full time, which he didn’t take well.