As the World Turns Update Tuesday 9/23/03
Marshall and Jessica meet to discuss a case, but all he can talk about is Sarah. He tells Jessica about Sarah's first day of school, and asks if it is okay to do things for Sarah. Jessica says it is, as long as Sarah knows she can do some things for herself. Sarah meets with Bonnie, and complains about the remarks she heard at school about Marshall and Jessica. She demands that Bonnie tell her what they were talking about. Rose tries to tell Dusty that she has things handled with Paul, but he doesn't buy it. She finally admits that Paul isn't over her. Paul wants Molly to seduce Dusty, but she refuses.
Lucy loves Aaron's new haircut. He tells her he got a job at her father's new club. Molly admits that she is still attracted to Dusty, and Paul says he has a plan. Rose says she has to speak to Paul one more time to convince him that things are really over, but Dusty thinks the time for talking has passed. He wonders if Rose still has feelings for Paul. Jessica says she agrees that Bonnie should stay away from Marshall. He says he made a mistake, but tries to excuse it by pointing out that they were friends. She says that is no excuse, and says that she is getting on with her life by setting a date with Ben.
Sarah says that she needs some answers, and, if Bonnie won't tell her, she'll find the answers on the internet. Bonnie discourages this idea, and says she is taking her to see her father. Lucy isn't thrilled by Aaron's new job, since she thought he would be working in an office. He tries to convince her that this will be a good opportunity and give him valuable experience, but he isn't too sure. Rose insists that the kiss with Paul meant nothing.
Walker asks Ben if Bonnie went to South Beach with Isaac. Jessica asks Walker for a favor regarding her daughter. Bonnie convinces Marshall that he needs to tell Sarah about the rape before someone at school does. Paul is convinced that if Dusty is alone with Molly, he won't resist temptation. She makes it clear that she doesn't like being used. Dusty tells Rose he believes her story, but secretly, he wonders why she is lying.
Lucy fears that if Aaron goes to work for Craig, then Craig will have too much control. Aaron says he will mostly be working for Dusty, and Lucy says he's not a great person, either. Aaron says if Lucy is uncomfortable, he won't take the job. Paul admits to Rose that he may have come on too strong, but he couldn't lie to Rose; he had to admit his feelings. She says that she has moved on, and, for both of their sakes, he just needs to stay away. Molly starts to tell Dusty about her talk with Paul, but stops when she senses that he is upset.
Lucy says Aaron should take the job at the club. They decide to take advantage of the empty house. Jessica asks Walker to check in on Bonnie from time to time, and he agrees. Marshall chickens out, and puts off telling Sarah the truth. He asks Bonnie for help. Dusty insists he is fine, and he and Molly work on finding employees for the club. Rose insists that she is with Dusty, and despite her feelings for Paul, that's the way things will stay. Molly calls Paul, saying she has changed her mind and wants to cooperate with his plan.
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