Days of Our Lives Update Wednesday 8/24/05
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Chloe looks at herself in a handheld mirror as she tells herself that it wont be easy but she knows what she must do. Brady comes jogging in the front door, commenting about the heat. Brady shows Chloe the mail that he picked up, commenting on how its full of RSVPs for their wedding. Chloe brings up how nice it was of Brady to offer to give up his job at Titan and starts to go on about how now that Victor is back, hell need Brady more than ever. Chloe insists, despite Bradys insistence that he will still quit his job if she asks, that she cannot marry him looking like this.
St. Lukes Parish House:
Frankie and Jennifer meet up and each realize that they both received cryptic messages from Jack telling them to come here with no explanation. Suddenly, they hear their special song being played. Jennifer mentions loving the song in high school and Frankie flashes back to dancing to the song with Jennifer. Jennifer wonders who is playing the song but dismisses the thought as she and Frankie start going through the boxes on the tables. Jack, hidden in a side room, is revealed as the one who is playing the record and watching Frankie and Jennifers reaction to it. Jack has gathered all of Frankie and Jennifers favorite songs as part of his plan to get them back together by the end of the night.
Abby arrives at the house in response to Chelseas message. Chelsea is infuriated and declares that she has to get rid of Billie permanently.
Billie and Bo step off the elevator and rush over to Lexie to tell her about Tonys declaration. Billie explains that they are there for Lexie to run DNA tests on her, Bo, and Chelsea without Chelsea knowing so they can determine if its true. Bo worries that this is only Tony trying to get revenge for bringing him to justice.
Tony is in a meditative state when Kate walks in. Kate relays Tonys crimes that affected her personally in her demand for information. Tony becomes alert again as he calls out Samis name. Kate confirms that Sami is whom she is here about and Tony claims that Sami would have made a perfect daughter in law for Kate. Kate retorts that hell would be a perfect home for Tony. Tony reacts by lifting himself and the chair hes chained to toward Kate but remains on the opposite side of the table. Tony confirms that he does have information on Sami and is willing to share it with Kate for a price.
Sami reads the story about Tonys capture on The Spectators web site. Sami worries that Tony will turn her in and flashes back to Tony threatening to name her as Stan. Lucas walks in, seemingly angry. Sami tries to put on a happy face as she gushes about their upcoming wedding but is dashed when Lucas proclaims that if what he heard is true, there might not be a wedding.
Abby wants clarification on what Chelsea plans to do to Billie. Chelsea claims that she doesnt need Billie dead, only out of the house so she and Patrick can be alone. Abby points out that Billie wont leave because she feels responsible for Chelsea. Chelsea refers to Billie as an over the hill tramp as she complains that she doesnt want Billie anywhere near her again. Abby refers to Billies treatment of Chelsea as like a mother but Chelsea blurts out that Billie could never be her mother.
Lexie confirms that they can use Chelseas old information as well as Billies information from after the car accident to test the DNA and promises to call when they have the results. Billie refuses to leave the hospital until they know for sure and Lexie understands. Lexie steps away to make the phone call. Billie is confident that the DNA test will prove that they are Chelseas parents but worries how Chelsea will take the news.
Kate asks for the price and scoffs at Tonys request for freedom.
Sami asks Lucas for an explanation. Lucas has Sami check the save the date they sent on the computer for anything missing and Sami realizes that they forgot to include a date. Sami first complains of having to resend the notice to everyone and then yells at Lucas for scaring her like that. Lucas smiles as he apologizes. Sami explains that she was worried Lucas was chickening out but Lucas professes his love and kisses Samis neck as he insists that she is stuck with him.
Kate turns down Tonys offer so Tony counter offers with giving away a hint of what Samis been up to. Kate asks for the price of the hint and Tony only asks for the use of Samis cell phone.
Sami sits at the computer complaining about having to resend the notice to so many people because they invited practically everyone theyve ever met as Lucas rubs her shoulders. Lucas rubs Samis shoulders harder as he wishes he could send an invite to Stan so he then would know where Stan lives. Sami gets anxious at the mention of Stan and Lucas notices Samis tense reaction. Sami blames it on wedding jitters and has Lucas look over the email. Lucas insists that it is perfect and directs Sami out of the chair so they can kiss. The phone rings and Sami insists on answering it in case it is Will.
Police station & Samis apartment:
Kate uses her body to block the security camera as Tony makes his call to Sami. Samis face shows that she isnt happy to hear from Tony but because Lucas is still standing there, never mentions Tony by name. Tony demands to see Sami right away. Lucas questions who is on the phone but Sami tries to put on a happier face as she hesitates to answer.
Lucas continues to persist in knowing who is on the phone because he can sense that it is upsetting to Sami but Sami claims that it is their wedding planner. Kate nervously checks the security camera as Tony continues to insist that Sami get down to the jail right away. Sami tells Tony that she cant as she was casually talking to a friend and hangs up on him. Kate grabs the phone from Tonys hands and sees his call to Sami as confirmation that he has something on her. Tony laughs as he claims Kate must have Sami on the brain.
Lucas did not know that they had a wedding planner and questions Sami. Sami claims she simply forgot to tell him and lies about having to go deal with a problem at the florist. Lucas suggests coming with Sami and starts to follow her to the door. Sami stops him, insists that there is no use in both of them getting aggravated over it, and kisses Lucas goodbye. Sami leaves. Lucas decides to use the time alone to do some investigating and also leaves the apartment.
Kate is looking at the screen on her phone but flips it shut when Tony tells her not to bother hitting redial because he has already erased it. Kate repeats their deal and Tony claims that the hint is that Sami is a master mistress of disguise but Kate doesnt understand what he means. Tony refuses to give anymore, insisting that Kate must figure it out for herself. Kate rattles off a line of insults at Tony but Tony interrupts by yelling Kates name. Tony points out that he only promised a hint, not a how to destroy Sami manual. Kate, still missing the clues, is furious with Tony since she believes he is refusing to help her. Kate bangs on the door and is let out. Tony gloats about how things are going better than he planned.
Brady follows Chloe into the bedroom and insists that he loves her and wants to marry her. Chloe sadly looks at him before sitting on the bed. Brady joins her on the bed as he professes his love. Chloe is touched by his words and agrees that the wedding is back on. Brady jokingly breathes a sigh of relief and pulls Chloe close for a kiss. They lean back onto the bed as they continue to kiss.
St. Lukes Parish House:
Jennifer and Frankie continue to wonder who is playing the music. Jack walks in with a handful of records and reveals that he is the one who is playing their favorite songs. Jack explains that he volunteered them for setting up and overseeing tonights annual end of summer charity dance and brought along the music to listen to while they work. Jennifer is annoyed that he didnt ask them first despite Jacks pointing out that she wouldnt have said no. Jennifer is surprised when Jack claims to have a business meeting later, which will prevent him from sticking around for the dance itself. Jennifer questions the meeting but Jack claims its top secret and uses vague terms as he confirms with Frankie that hed be willing to stay and oversee things with Jennifer when hes gone. Jennifer complains that Jack shouldnt have volunteered Frankie because Frankie is planning on leaving town today. Jack flashes back to arguing with Frankie about taking care of Jennifer. Jack insists that Frankie is staying and Frankie confirms it to Jennifer. Jack places a hand on each of their shoulders and proclaims that everything is going to work out. Jennifer, however, isnt thrilled of her perceived reason for Frankies decision to stay and tells Jack that he should be ashamed of himself.
Chelsea warns Abby to never mention Billie and her mother in the same breath again. Chelsea cries as she commends her parents and calls Billie crazy for thinking that she can come in and take her parents place. Abby points out that Billie has been nothing but good to Chelsea by bringing up the blood transfusion. Chelsea claims that Billie had no choice in that because it was a biological match, not something of Billies doing. Abby uses the house as an example but Chelsea claims that it was Patrick who offered her a place to live that Billie butt into. Chelsea fumes as she talks about convincing Patrick to kick Billie out so she and Patrick can be together with Billie nothing but a bad memory.
Bo and Billie sit down to wait for the test results. Billie is ecstatic because she is convinced that theyve found Georgia but Bo cautions her to not get ahead of herself. Billie cries as she questions whether Bo isnt happy about this development but Bo denies that hes having second thoughts. Billie questions why Bo hasnt called Hope to relay the news yet.
Sami disguises herself in a short dark wig and glasses and when questioned, pretends to be Tonys lawyer. Detective Adams believes her and tells an officer to take her to Tonys interrogation room. Kate walks by as the officer leads Sami away and stops to take a second look but shakes off the thought that she recognized Sami.
Kate greets Detective Adams, who still believes her and Roman to be happily married, and Adams tells her that Roman isnt here right now. Kate pretends to have come by to surprise Roman and gets Adams permission to go into Romans office under the premise of leaving him an e-mail. Kate closes the blinds once in the office and uses the computer to search for a file on Sami.
Lucas walks in to the outer office and Adams assumes that he is looking for Kate. Before Lucas can correct him, Adams tells Lucas that Kate is in Romans office using the computer. Adams offers to buzz Kate and let her know Lucas is here but Lucas stops him in favor of surprising Kate.
Lucas walks into the office and confronts Kate. Kate admits that she is out to prove to Lucas that Sami is no good for him and adds that Samis police file is as big as a phone book.
The officer lets Sami into Tonys interrogation room and leaves them alone. Sami removes her glasses and Tony marvels at the disguise. Sami sits down across from Tony and demands to know what he wants to tell her. Sami becomes uncomfortable as Tony brings up how much the authorities want Stan in custody as well. Tony threatens to tell Stans true identity and Sami tries to place the sole blame on Tony. Tony points out that Sami had free will in deciding to become Stan. Sami is shocked by Tonys evil laugh and request that in exchange for keeping quiet, she must help him escape.
St. Lukes Parish House:
Jennifer questions Jack about how he twisted Frankies arm to stay in Salem. Jennifer starts to apologize to Frankie for Jacks behavior but Frankie interrupts to insist that Jack didnt do anything for it was his idea to stay. Frankie glares at Jack as he proclaims, with relief, that he is innocent. Jennifer doesnt want to monopolize Frankies time but Frankie insists that hed love to stay and help with the charity dance. Jack brings up needing to put up the decorations and Jennifer steps away to start putting them up. Jack quickly details his plan to help Frankie and Jennifer walk down memory lane on the path to getting back together and heads over to help Jennifer with the decorations. Frankie is convinced that Jacks plan wont work.
Brady returns from taking a shower to find Chloe going over the RSVP cards. Brady notices an RSVP from Sami and becomes angry at her having been invited. Chloe explains that she thought it was the right thing to do because Sami is Bradys family and offers to un-invite her but Brady apologizes and decides that he loves Chloe so much that even Sami cant ruin their wedding. Brady hugs Chloe but Chloe sighs as she sees her reflection in the bedroom mirror. Chloe shares her hope that the antibiotics are working on her infection and Brady wants to get the nurse who gave her the infection but Chloe tells him not to worry about that. Chloe desperately wants to know if the treatment is working but Brady reminds her that Dr. Travis said to keep the bandage on her cheek for now. Brady kisses Chloe before heading back into the bathroom to get dressed. Chloe sneaks a glance at herself in the wall mirror before taking off the bandage. Chloe places the bandage on the bed along with the hand held mirror she just used to look at her face and holds her head in her hands, her face covered by her hands and her long hair, as she sobs. Chloes shadow can be seen on the wall as she lifts her clenched hands in the air in anger.
Bo returns to Billie upon leaving a message on Hopes voice mail. Billie questions how Hope will react to having Georgia back. Bo defends Hopes past record of being supportive of the idea but Billie points out that that was when it was all hypothetical. Bo insists that if the tests prove that Chelsea is his daughter, he is moving her out of Patricks house so they dont risk any more intimate encounters between Chelsea and Patrick. Bo is annoyed at first that Billie defends Patrick but becomes even angrier when Billie reveals that she doesnt want Chelsea with Patrick because she and Patrick are dating.
Chelsea complains that Max went from wanting to sleep with her to wanting to date and get to know her first. Abby agrees with Max and surprises Chelsea with the news that she has her own date tonight. Abby drags Chelsea out of the living room so Chelsea can help her prepare for her date.
Lucas starts to come around the desk as he yells at Kate about how angry Roman will be to hear of what she is doing. Kate tries to intercept him by sitting in the chair and resuming her work at the computer but Lucas drags the chair away from the computer with Kate still in it. Kate pushes herself back in front of the computer and resumes typing. Lucas pulls her chair back away from the computer. Kate pushes her chair back in front of the computer claiming that she was only leaving a message for Roman. Lucas pulls Kates chair away from the computer again and yells at her to stop lying. Lucas uses the computer to delete Kates progress and orders her to follow him out of the office as he heads for the door. Lucas opens the door revealing all of the nosy officers who are listening to their argument. Kate points out that she is still Lucas mother and he refers to that as a biological accident. Kate rushes over and slams the door closed. Kate insists that Sami and Tony were working together but Lucas doesnt believe her. Lucas claims that Roman will throw Kate in jail once he finds out what she was doing. Lucas agrees not to tell Roman about this as long as Kate promises to stop trying to get dirt on Sami. Kate protests but Lucas insists that Sami is innocent. Lucas says he is glad that Sami went to the florist so she isnt here to see what kind of genes he comes from and would call off the wedding. Lucas explains that he is here to talk to Tony and to try and get him to reveal Stans identity. Kate tells Lucas to also ask Tony what Sami has to do with all of this.
Sami refuses to help Tony escape. Tony repeats his threat to reveal her as Stan if she doesnt help him. Sami claims that even if she wanted to, she wouldnt be able to help Tony. Tony leans in close to Sami and tells her to listen carefully and do exactly as he says.
Lucas walks up to Tonys interrogation room and asks to see him but the guard turns him away by mentioning that he not only needs clearance but that Tonys lawyer is in there to see him now. Lucas turns away from the door after telling the guard that hell be back to see Tony after his lawyer leaves. Sami steps out of the room without putting back on her fake glasses and shrieks when she sees Lucas. Lucas, preoccupied with using his cell phone, doesnt notice Sami duck around the corner before he leaves. Sami breathes a sigh of relief and holds her head down as she starts to put the glasses back on and walk towards the door. Kate walks in and bumps into Sami. Sami looks up, not having had a chance to put her glasses back on and Kate, realizing that it was Sami she saw, calls for Lucas to come back. Sami frantically tries to think of a way out.
Brady, now half dressed, follows Chloe back into the bedroom and tries to calm her down. Chloe, her face now re-bandaged, resumes her refusal to marry Brady because her scars now look worse and inflamed. Brady tries to convince Chloe that he loves her for who she is and not for how she looks. Chloe wishes she could see herself as Brady sees her. Brady has Chloe close her eyes before kissing her. Chloe keeps her eyes closed as Brady picks her up and carries her over to the bed. Chloe opens her eyes only for a moment before Brady joins her on the bed and they begin making love again.
St. Lukes Parish House:
Jack walks by Frankie with the record player and Frankie motions for his attention but Jack brushes him off until he can give the record player to Jennifer where she is setting up the sound system. Jack rejoins Frankie to ask what he wanted. Frankie and Jack argue about whether Jacks plan is going to work. Frankie, in hushed tones, agrees to follow through with the plan. Jennifer becomes alarmed when she hears Jack bang on the table for emphasis as he loudly talks of rekindling the old flame. Frankie darts a quick glance over at Jennifer as warning to Jack to lower his voice. Jack walks away. Jennifer walks over and questions Frankie for the truth. Frankie denies it but Jennifer persists, demanding to know how Jack twisted his arm to make him stay in Salem.
Abby and Chelsea arrive dressed for the dance and greet Jack who thanks them for showing up early to help. Jack hands them a bag of balloons and rushes off to help set up the sound system. Abby explains that they are there because she invited Josh to the dance. Chelsea hopes that Abby will be so busy with Josh that she wont have time to question her love life.
Frankie moves from helping Jack with the sound system to, at Jacks insistence, watching Jennifer unfold a decoration as Abby and Chelsea work to decorate the other side of the room. Abby advises Chelsea to take the time to get to know a guy she is interested in instead of just throwing her body at him and uses examples like getting coffee and going to a dance. Chelsea counters by claiming that those things are for guys who are adolescents. Abby rolls her eyes as Chelsea insists that she will be giving up the goods by sleeping with Patrick tonight.
Jack starts the record player with another favorite song of Jennifer and Frankie and urges Frankie to turn on the Brady charm.
Frankie pulls Jennifer aside to insist that Jack had nothing to do with his decision to stay and that hed be happy to fill in for Jack, adding the word tonight. Jennifer looks skeptical but Frankie insists that he really wants to do this. Jack calls over to Frankie to suggest that he show Abby that Jennifer really does know how to dance when shes with the right partner. Jennifer starts to object but Abby eggs them on. Frankie leads Jennifer to the open floor, suggesting that they humor Jack. Jack sadly watches them dance closely.
Chloe lies in Bradys arms after making love. Brady promises that Chloe will be the most beautiful bride and Chloe smiles as she looks up at him.
Kate continues to call for Lucas to return. Kate growls as she yells at Sami to wait until Lucas comes up and hears that Sami was in a secret meeting with Tony. Impatient that Lucas has yet to come back, leaves the room to drag him the rest of the way. They return only to find Sami gone. Kate insists to Lucas that Sami was here in a secret meeting with Tony but Lucas insists that it was Tonys lawyer meeting with him. Kate persists but Lucas considers it all lies.
Sami dons her glasses again and adjusts her wig as she ducks back into the main entryway. Sami reluctantly decides to follow Tonys orders for fear that hell expose her as Stan. Sami flashes back to Tony telling her to follow his orders or her wedding will be another disaster. Sami decides that for one last time, she must make a deal with the devil.
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