Quinn gets more than she bargained for when she sneaks into the Spencer Summit in Monte Carlo, where Eric announces that he’s back as Forrester CEO. Steffy nearly discovers that Eric and Quinn are lovers, Katie and Rick join forces, and Caroline tells Ridge the truth about her tryst with Thomas. A devastated Ridge wants to do the right thing for baby Douglas and end his marriage to Caroline, while there’s nothing Bill won’t do to have Brooke back – including exposing Douglas’s true paternity.
Sonny Kiriakis returns to Salem but seems reluctant to reveal if he’s back for good or just visiting. Claire’s decision to skip university in favour of a career as an entertainer raises a few eyebrows, while Sonny and Paul are happily reunited. Scheming Aiden is up to no good again, Nicole’s shocked to see a different side of Deimos, and Ava’s death might destroy Joey and Jade’s budding relationship. Claire’s showbiz dreams seemingly evaporate when she accepts a job as Chloe’s assistant, Steve and Eduardo become unlikely friends, and Adriana warns Rafe about dating Hope. Chloe’s going to have her hands full now that she’s hired Belle and Shawn’s daughter Claire.
Nick and Victoria fight for control of Newman Enterprises, while a furious Phyllis interrupts Victor’s hearing to tell the court about all the awful things that Victor has done. Victor’s revenge scheme backfires, while Phyllis’s need for revenge is causing her marriage to collapse. Jill’s plan to have Billy and Cane both run Brash & Sassy is causing exactly the kind of conflict that she wants, while Chloe is back in Genoa City to make Adam pay for killing Delia – whatever the cost! Chloe tells Kevin that there is no hope of them reuniting, and Phyllis is torn between Jack and Billy.