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Zoe’s dad Dr Buckingham smooches Taylor to comfort her after she goes on a rant about Brooke. Zoe tries get her head around why her father is trying to start a new life in Los Angeles, and Tiffany and Dr Buckingham interrupt Zander and Zoe when they’re getting cosy. Steffy and Liam argue over whether Taylor presents a real danger to their family (like crazy Quinn once did), Taylor turns to Dr Burr for help when she realises that she is on shaky psychological ground, and Steffy and Taylor bond over memories of Phoebe. Sally and Wyatt meanwhile say “I love you”.
Julie looks back over her 50 years in Salem, Abby asks Julie to help her take down Gabi, and Gabi catches Julie out just as Julie finds out that Chad is little Charlotte’s father, not Stefan. Kayla cries on Tripp’s shoulder about being abandoned by Patch yet again, while Chloe gets a letter that Nicole wrote before she died, in which Nicole asks Chloe, not Eric, to raise Holly. Sonny walks down the aisle to marry his blackmailing new husband Leo, but don’t open the wedding gifts just yet, boys. Lucas leaves Salem for Italy, and Rafe roughs up Ted after catching him in Hope’s hotel room.
Victor vanishes briefly after kidnapping Tessa, and a fire breaks out in the Newman stables. Phyllis hides a new secret from Nick as Jack romances Kerry, Mac returns to Genoa City, and Victoria is surprised, then stressed, when her son Reed also returns to Genoa City on a mission to uncover what really happened to JT. Cane tries to bury the hatchet with Devon, Ana convinces Cane to get treatment for his anxiety issues, and Fen tries to bond with Devon and Lola. Arturo defends troublemaking Mia, and Nikki crashes while driving drunk.
Nikki doesn’t hit the brakes on her flask or her car.