Days of Our Lives Update Thursday 12/19/13
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Gabi argues that this wouldn't have happened if Nick left her alone but he wouldn't. Sonny gets a call from Justin. Sami begs him not to say anything. Justin asks if they can do this over the phone. Sonny agrees to. Justin asks if he's ready to talk candidly. Sonny says that he is and he wants to tell him everything as Sami, Kate, and Gabi worry. Sami grabs the phone but Justin tells her to knock it off. Justin says he's breaking up. Sami tells Sonny that if he does this then he will be hurting Will and Arianna. Kate agrees. Gabi pleads with Sonny. Sami says Sonny won't be able to undo the damage.
Liam runs into Jennifer at the hospital and says he wanted to make sure she hadn't changed her mind about dinner. Jennifer jokes that he won't get off that easy as Daniel arrives and sees them together.
Theresa tells JJ that she's done with GHB for a while and all she wants is weed. JJ calls it perfect and finishes the recording. JJ thanks her and says now he has dirt on her so the blackmail is over. JJ says he knows he has her cornered. Theresa says he's all talk.
Hope is at the club with Ciara and Theo. She gets a call from work and steps away to answer. Theo asks Ciara if she still has the earring. Ciara shows it to him. Theo is surprised that she's wearing it. Ciara says nobody even knew.
Sonny argues that he's trying to help Will and Arianna. Sami questions how he's doing that by sending them to prison. Will arrives home with Arianna and EJ. Will asks what's going on here.
Liam tells Jennifer that he's really looking forward to dinner and she feels the same. Daniel watches on from nearby. Liam gets a call and steps away. Jennifer turns around and sees Daniel.
Theresa tells JJ that he will be the big loser. She says JJ will go down in flames with everyone he cares about most.
Sonny tells Justin that it's a bad time and asks to meet in a half hour. Justin agrees to meet at the Pub and asks if he's okay. Sonny says he's fine and will meet him there as he hangs up. Will asks what's happening. Sami says they just came to see Arianna. Will points out that she already saw her and said they had things to do. Sami says she did what she had to do and wanted to come back to spend more time with Arianna. Sami says she explained why she's there and asks why EJ is there. Will explains that EJ helped him bring his Christmas presents home. EJ comments that it's lovely to see Kate. Kate says she's there all the time. Sami talks about Arianna's first moments like her first Christmas and sharing it with people you love. Sami, Kate, and Gabi prepare to put Arianna to sleep as EJ watches on curiously. Will interrupts and says he thinks they are keeping something from him and he thinks he knows what it is. Sami asks what it is. Will says he walked in on them arguing with Sonny so he thinks they were getting on him for hiding in the closet and overhearing his surprise party plans. Sonny says it's not that but something else. Gabi sits down nervously. EJ says they are all family here and suggests they talk about it to get it sorted out.
Theo apologizes to Ciara for only finding one earring. Ciara thinks it's cool to only have one but decides to take it off for now. Justin arrives and goes to the counter. Hope continues talking on the phone saying she doesn't understand at all as she hangs up. Justin approaches and wishes her a merry Christmas and they hug. He asks if she's okay. She claims she's great but Justin notes the look on her face while on the phone not looking great. Justin thinks whoever she was talking to really upset her. Hope reveals that she was talking to Bo.
Jennifer walks on and is stopped by a nurse, who says she will go get the fundraiser flyers that Jennifer wanted to see. Jennifer greets Daniel. Daniel asks about her date. Anne watches through the window nearby. Jennifer tells Daniel that he doesn't have a right to comment on her personal life.
Theresa reminds JJ that he's the one who swore to a judge that he wasn't using drugs anymore but she has the video of him getting high with the date on it. Theresa opens the door and asks if he's ready to go. She asks if he's having second thoughts. She tells him that making his recording public would be nothing compared to if she came forward with what she has on him. Theresa says JJ is her bitch.
Sami claims she wasn't talking to Sonny about anything important. She reminds Sonny that he was going to meet Justin and shouldn't keep him waiting. Sonny agrees and says he won't be long as he exits. Will calls it interesting but Sami thinks it was normal. Sami reminds Kate that they have to go do something. Will questions it. Kate says they can't ruin the surprise. Sami hands Arianna back to Will. Kate and Sami say goodbye and exit. Sami asks EJ if he's coming but EJ says he's staying so Sami says bye and exits. Will comments that the party died pretty quickly. Gabi offers to put Arianna to sleep but EJ suggests she let Will do that so they can talk about Will's Christmas present. Will jokes with Gabi and goes to put Arianna to sleep. EJ says he's not joking and asks Gabi what's really going on.
JJ tells Theresa that she wins but she has to stop making him get her pot. She asks if he's worried about getting caught. JJ yells at her about getting caught by Brady. JJ worries about what it would do to Jennifer. Theresa doesn't care and talks about how hard it is to keep the video from the cops because she knows what it would do to Jennifer. JJ calls her evil. Theresa says Jennifer is the one who has gone out of her way to ruin her life. JJ argues that Theresa has always had it in for Jennifer. Theresa says JJ got scared of Jennifer but she doesn't scare that easily.
Daniel tells Jennifer that he wasn't commenting on her personal life but just making conversation which he now knows is against the rules. The nurse brings the flyers to Jennifer. Jennifer then walks off. Abe arrives with Liam and introduces him to Daniel. Abe praises Liam and talks about his fundraiser involvement. Liam comments on everyone knowing what a good surgeon Daniel is. Liam suggests lunch some time and walks on. Abe continues talking up Liam. Abe wonders about his personal life. Daniel stops him and says he gets that Liam is superman.
Hope tells Justin that Bo is out of town on a project that she can't talk about. Hope brings up Ciara wishing Bo would come back for Christmas and now she has to tell her that her wish won't come true. Hope calls it so unfair.
Sami and Kate walk through the town square arguing about how they dealt with Sonny. Sami wants to find Sonny. Kate spots him walking by. Sami figures he's going to the Pub so they decide to follow him.
Gabi says EJ must have noticed what was going on. EJ comments on the tension. Gabi says it was just Will's surprise party planning and Sonny found out. EJ tells Gabi that she doesn't have to keep going on like this. EJ thinks it's admirable that she's trying to cover but says he and Sami tell each other absolutely everything.
Sami and Kate stop Sonny outside the Pub and argue that he can't do this. They say this would be a huge mistake. Sami talks about how this would take away Will's happiness. Sonny says the bottom line is that Nick is dead and he has a family which includes Will. Sonny thinks his family has a right to know he's gone. Kate agrees but thinks they should find out naturally. Sonny questions what that means. Kate talks about they won't hear from Nick and eventually his body will be found. Sonny argues that his family deserves to know how he died.
Daniel talks to Abe about being wary of pharmaceutical reps like Liam. Abe talks about getting to know Liam at a fundraiser. Daniel takes his word for it and says he has to run. Daniel walks away.
Theresa tells JJ to give up on any idea to mess with her because he will go down with Jennifer and Daniel. JJ asks what she'd do to Daniel. Theresa brings up Daniel covering for JJ, making him an accessory. Theresa warns JJ to keep his mouth shut. Theresa wishes JJ a merry Christmas as he exits.
Justin tells Hope that he knows what it's like to worry about their kids so he and Adrienne are there if she needs anything. Hope hugs him and thanks him for being such a good guy. Justin wishes Ciara and Theo a merry Christmas as he exits.
Sami tells Sonny that she loves him as practically her son in law but argues that he was the one eavesdropping on a private conversation. Sonny questions if she's comparing that to murder. Kate argues that Sonny's the one who put himself in the position to overhear the information that is now a burden on him. Sami respects his morals but feels like he's acting like they snuck up on Nick and shot him which isn't true. Kate reminds him that Nick tried to rape Gabi. Sonny accuses them of trying to justify homicide. Kate questions if he really has to tell people days before Christmas. Kate points out that telling people won't bring Nick back.
EJ tells Gabi that he could see how upset she was. Gabi questions him knowing. EJ says Sami and Kate working together is a force to be reckoned with and they will walk all over her. EJ tells Gabi that if she wants to talk about it, he'd be happy to make her case to Sami. Gabi says Sami and Kate can handle something like this but she doesn't know how much longer she can keep pretending.
Liam tells Jennifer that he will call her later to set things up as he exits. Abe approaches and asks Jennifer about knowing Liam. Jennifer explains that Adrienne introduced them and they are going to dinner. Abe thinks they would have a lot in common. Jennifer calls it very casual at this point but she's looking forward to it. Abe tells her to take care and he exits. Theresa watches as Anne pulls her away and tells her about Daniel and Jennifer fighting. Anne has a box of new name badges for hospital employees. Theresa takes Jennifer's and says she's going to twist the knife a little.
Daniel goes home and finds JJ waiting. Daniel says he didn't understand his text and asks if he's okay. JJ responds not really.
EJ tells Gabi to take her time because he understands how she's feeling. EJ talks about Gabi moving to New York for modeling and then it's all gone. EJ asks about the way it all fell apart. Gabi asks about Sami not telling him. EJ claims she did but he wants to hear her side of that story. Gabi makes up a story about a guy from New York not really working for the modeling agency. EJ asks if Sami threatened to tell Will. Gabi asks about Sami telling him everything and questions Sami being nervous when EJ showed up. Gabi explains that Sami and Kate didn't want her to leave town with Arianna so they are both trying to get her to model for their companies. Gabi feels like they are trying to run her life. EJ talks about them spending so much time together. EJ says when he told her that he knew everything going on, he wasn't talking about modeling. Gabi says she doesn't know what he means but EJ thinks she does. Will comes back in and asks if they have figured out his Christmas present.
Kate says she and Sami can't stop Sonny from doing what he's going to do but she asks him to think about the timing. Sami thinks that's reasonable. Sonny asks if they are worried about ruining Christmas or buying themselves some time. Sonny prepares to go meet Justin. Kate stops him and asks what he's going to tell him. Sonny walks on into the Pub. Sami believes Sonny won't say anything because she thinks what Kate said worked. Kate admits she was buying time. Sami wants to shut him up for good. Sami gets a text and says she has to go. Sami tells Kate that Ciara has her earring, and she is determined to get all these loose ends sorted out. Sami walks off while Kate remains looking through the window into the Pub where Sonny meets with Justin.
Sonny thanks Justin for meeting him. Justin notes that he sounded really strange on the phone. Justin asks if he's finally ready to talk.
Theresa goes to Jennifer's office to deliver her new ID badge that she has to sign for. Jennifer looks over what she's signing. Theresa mentions hearing good news about her and she's so happy for her.
Daniel asks JJ what happened. JJ doesn't know where to start. Daniel thinks it's about Jennifer's date and says he's already heard so they have to accept that she's moving on. Daniel says what's important now is keeping JJ's crazy night with Theresa under wraps. JJ says he can't take it anymore because Jennifer thinking Daniel is a lowlife is just wrong. Daniel says it's the way things have to be. Daniel says the truth won't set anyone free and he knows what it will do to Jennifer if she found out. JJ says it's not just Jennifer that he's worried about anymore.
Hope prepares Ciara and Theo to leave the club. Ciara wants to finish coloring. Sami arrives and wishes them a merry Christmas. Sami offers to stay with Ciara while Hope takes Theo home. Hope agrees and takes Theo while Sami says it will be no problem. Sami sits with Ciara and comments on spending time with her and how it's been a long time. Ciara remarks that she never comes over or invites her over. Sami mentions hearing Ciara got something new and beautiful before Christmas.
Gabi says it's good that Will didn't walk in earlier and spoil his Christmas. EJ thinks he'll still be surprised. Gabi takes the gifts Will brought home and puts them away. EJ decides to get going. Will thanks EJ and says this Christmas will be a lot better than the last one. EJ asks if it will be. Will says Gabi, Arianna, and Sonny are there so it seems perfect. EJ comments that he's happy for him but he wouldn't expect affection. EJ exits.
Justin tells Sonny that he was afraid what he said before might have put him off about it being hearsay. Justin says that was him as a lawyer and now as his dad he wants to know if anyone is in any kind of danger. Justin asks if anyone's life is at stake. Sonny says he's not making things worse by keeping quiet. Justin is relieved. Sonny decides he will just keep it to himself and that's what he came to tell him. Justin has Sonny promise that he'll be the first person he tells if he changes his mind. Justin says they will see he and Will before Christmas. Sonny agrees and exits the Pub where Kate is waiting outside. Kate comments that it didn't take very long and startles Sonny. Kate asks if he didn't say anything. Sonny admits that he didn't. Kate thanks him. Sonny tells her not to thank him yet and walks off.
Sami tells Ciara that she lost something recently which is like the present she got. Sami explains that she was sad because it was a diamond earring from EJ. Sami talks about how much it meant to her. Sami shows the other earring that she has to compare. Ciara claims she's never seen anything like it before while covering her backpack.
Theresa mentions to Jennifer hearing about her date with Liam. Jennifer laughs at word traveling fast. Theresa comments that she's happy that she's moving on. Theresa adds that there was never anything between her and Daniel. Theresa says they talk every now and then but only because he's such a great friend. Theresa says she thought she deserved to know that as she then exits.
Daniel figures JJ meant he's worried about himself too. JJ goes along with it and says they are lucky to be the only ones that know about it. Daniel talks about Theresa not knowing what happened that night. Daniel reminds JJ to stick to the plan. JJ thanks him for talking him down and making everything clear. Daniel asks if he's sure he's clear. JJ says yes and he has to go. JJ exits.
Gabi sits with Will and talks about Arianna being the best thing that's ever happened to her and how Will and Sonny have been awesome. Gabi says she didn't deserve any of it. Will asks if she's talking about her relationship with Nick because that's in the past now. Gabi says she's grateful to him for everything and if she lost what they have, she doesn't think she could stand it. Will hugs her.
Sami tells Ciara that she heard she found an earring and how weird it is that she lost one at the same time. Sami wants to look at Ciara's earring. Ciara tells her it's not the one she lost. Sami still wants to look at it. Ciara says no. Sami thinks it's in her backpack and tells her that she better let her see it. Sami offers to buy her ten pairs of earrings to replace it. Ciara says she likes this one. Sami argues with her and tries to take her backpack. Ciara holds on and refuses to give it up. They pull on it back and forth until Hope comes back and questions what Sami is doing.
EJ runs into Sonny outside the town square. Sonny says he's just going home. EJ comments on how he seemed to be in such a hurry to leave earlier. Sonny tells him not to take it personally. EJ stops him and says that he knows. Sonny asks what he's talking about. EJ tells him that he doesn't need to pretend because Gabi told him everything.
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