Spoilers for week of Jan 4th
Anna makes it clear to Julian that she hasn't forgotten his part in Duke's death.
Things come to a notable point in the romance between Franco and Nina.
A wedding proposal takes someone by surprise.
Jason looks for a place to live.
Tracy is determined to regain control of ELQ.
Anna and Mac dig further into Paul's past.
Little Jake (James Nigbor) becomes the tie that binds Jason (Billy Miller) and Elizabeth (Rebecca Herbst), but that doesn’t mean he’s forgiven her for lying to him for seven months. Instead, Jason focuses on his son while Spinelli (Bradford Anderson) assures Sam (Kelly Monaco) that Jason will always be hers deep down.
However, even Liz finally starts coming out of her delusional cloud and realizes something is very wrong with her returned son and Laura (Genie Francis) does her best to finally make her see the boy needs therapy.
Laura seems to be everywhere as she also lets Nikolas (Tyler Christopher) know Hayden (Rebecca Budig) can’t be trusted. However, Hayden surprises Nikolas with several things and he may have to change his attitude towards her, as well as how he plans to handle the Jason and Metro Court terrace situation.
ELQ comes into play once more as Tracy (Jane Elliot) puts her focus back on the family company and away from Paul (Richard Burgi). Nobody knows she has a secret she plans to use as a weapon reclaim what Nikolas stole from the Quartermaines.
Franco (Roger Howarth) finally gets the girl and he and Nina (Michelle Stafford) make love for the first time. To add to all the excitement, the first Nina-directed issue of Crimson hits the stands and it’s a make or break moment for the magazine’s new editor-in-chief.
Lulu (Emme Rylan) and Johnny (Brandon Barash) grow closer but Dante (Dominic Zamprogna) finally starts suspecting all is not what it seems on The Haunted Star. His relationship with Valerie seems to be over, but Lulu doesn’t realize that yet, which can get her in a whole lot of trouble.
Now that Anna (Finola Hughes) realizes she never killed Carlos (Jeffrey Vincent Parise), she focuses on who she truly feels killed Duke and warns Julian William DeVry) he’s going to pay for what he ordered. Anna also confides her Carlos suspicions in Jordan and the pair try to find him. Meanwhile, by the end of the week, Sabrina (Teresa Castillo) ends up in the hospital.
Spoilers for week of Jan. 11th
Sonny is dismissive of the new doctor that he has.
Lulu is overcome with guilt; and she begins to see that there’s no quick-fix way to mend her marriage with Dante.
Detective Sam uses her substantial investigative skills to dig up the truth about how Nik fell.
Kristina's time is running out.
Sonny flexes his muscles to send a message.
Liz and Jason realize that someone is trying to scare them.
Maxie is concerned about Lulu's visitor.
Nikolas plans something romantic for Hayden.
Anna confesses to Jordan that she believes Paul is responsible for covering up Carlos’ "death".
Anna looks to Robert for help.
Johnny's plan for Valerie puts her life in jeopardy.
Tracy puts pressure on Hayden to move forward with the plan.
Dante discovers incriminating photos at PCPD.
Someone's life is in grave danger.