IS IT JUST US?
… or were you shocked — in a good way — to hear GH’s Elizabeth take responsibility for her machinations during that whole Jake/Jason fiasco? “I’m part of the reason she lost time with Jason,” the nurse told Franco, admitting that she’d lied to sustain the house of cards she’d built. “I don’t know how Sam or Danny could ever forgive me… I don’t know how to forgive myself.” This story was one of several frustrating examples of this show’s seeming inability to play the fallout of big, dramatic moments over the past few years. So while it was too little, too late in terms of a payoff, it at least showed that on some level, the writers recognize just how big a deal Elizabeth’s lie was.
Somehow, “Oops!” didn’t really cover this scenario.