Steffy is gobsmacked when Quinn wants her help, one family’s sordid scandal comes to light, and Thomas surprises everyone when he finally learns the truth about baby Douglas’s paternity. Wyatt wants Liam to accept that he and Steffy are married but Liam refuses to back off. Deacon struggles to keep Quinn away from Bill, Rick and Katie join forces for a hostile takeover of Forrester Creations, and Sasha announces that she’s pregnant. Katie’s behaviour could lead to a custody battle for Will, and Maya and Rick’s baby is born.
Hope can’t believe her eyes when Aiden shows up, back from the dead and with a shocking story about where he’s been for the past six months. Hope arrests Aiden, Rafe wants to know how Aiden’s return will impact his relationship with Hope, and Ciara tells Claire that she’s in love with Theo. Kayla’s date with Fynn comes to a sudden end thanks to a mysterious virus outbreak, and Andre’s in for a nasty surprise. Later, Gabi and JJ are among several Salemites suffering from the virus, which turns deadly for one person.
Jack demands answers from Phyllis and Billy when he finds them holding hands, the evidence proves that Max started the fire, and Chelsea and Victor argue. Sharon and Nick grow closer and she wants him to be there for all of little Sully’s milestones. Mariah is suspicious of Sharon’s odd behaviour, while Victor continues manipulating his family from behind bars. Phyllis and Billy sleep together, and Kevin tries to charm Natalie. There’s a security breach at the PassKey project, and Hilary’s megalomania could cost her her marriage. Could Nick and Sharon be rekindling their love for each other?