and the Restless Wednesday, August 9, 2000--Canada; or Thursday, August
Billy and Mac's secret
Billy and Mac met for a small picnic. They were very happy to see each
but Mac was clearly distracted. Mac told Billy about her encounter and
with Jill. Billy and Mac plot to continue to keep their relationship a
secret. Billy pointed out that Jill wouldn't be stupid enough to do
something like track down Mac's mother. She knows that if she hurts Billy
then their relationship will be strained forever. 'If Jill hurts me, she
hurts herself' Billy said.
Meanwhile, the detective in Missouri called Jill with news that the birth
records were not burnt down and that they were in storage. Jill gave him
go ahead to find Mac's birth certificate.' More than ever, I am
that she is an imposter.' Jill told him to get back to her regardless of
whether he finds something so that she could go about another approach
Mac and Billy cuddle on the couch discussing their relationship. She
to open up about her past and why she's afraid of her mother. Billy wants
help her out because he couldn't stand to see her like this. He told her
that if everything is going to come down on her then he won't stop her
running away. On one condition: that he goes with her.
Michael Baldwin's office.....
Brad and Nicki discuss strategy with Michael. To the surprise of the
Brad decides to bow out of Jabot. Nicki is outraged. Brad says that 'Jack
has a point. It makes the best sense for Jabot, our investment and it
doesn't tear Ashley apart.' Niki counters with 'Have you ever
Ashley being in the same place in two years when she is dumped by Victor
again? she will not be happy in Victor's arms' Brad says he hasn't thought
about it that way. Michael breaks the tension by saying he had done
research and tells them their chances of winning.
Jill and Brock are talking about Jill's stress at work, the website and
Brock stresses how happy he is since Mac has entered his life
void in my life that I never knew existed". They share an embrace
watches on. After Jill leaves, Kay tells Brock all the horrible
Jill have been doing to Mac especially the letter that Jill have been
about. Brock assures her that she has no bases to her threats since
paternity is a non-issue. Suddenly, Kay realizes that Jill may be up
look for Amanda, Mac's mom.
Ryan MacNeil's appartment.....
Ryan received a letter from Gary (Victoria's stalker). In it, Gary wants
Ryan to help him help out Victoria in the healing process. Gary stressed
that it is up to Ryan whether or not he chooses to let Vicky know about
letter. Ryan ponders what to do next. He called the doctor in charge of
Vicki's case for advice but she was not available.
Victoria showed up at Ryan's appartment lamenting about the latest episode
with Diane. She told Ryan that it outrages her how her falling is being
roped into Diane's scheme of landing herself back into Victor's good
Vicky spots Gary's letter on his desk. SHe assumed that it's from
but before he has time to answer, the phone rings. The call is from
therapist. Ryan kicks Vicki out and asks the doctor's advice on how
handle the situation.
Victor and Diane's appartment....
Diane walks downstairs for breakfast. She and Victor exchange
Diane told Victor about her latest doctors appointment. She had an
amniocintisis done to see whether her baby was safe but she did not find
the sex of her baby. Then Victor began asking Diane about when she is
to tell the father about the baby. 'When the time is right,' she
Victoria is at the top of the staircase listening...
At Newman enterprises......
Victor told the secretary to type up the Jabot agreement just as Neil
in. Neil questioned the aggreement suggesting that business and pleasure
don't mix. Victor agrees but in this instance, "my personal decision
overrides everything else.
In the Jabot boardroom.....
The board members show up along with Brad and Micheal. They demand
why they are there. Nicki says that Micheal has come up with some
legal information that might get Jabot out of the jam. Micheal says
Newman has no case since Brad didn't directly break his non-compete claus
with Newman Enterprises (NE) since he is not on the board of directors and
he will be working in a division that does not compete with the division
was in at NE (Brash & Sassy). Ashley revealed to the board that
with Victor last night. She told everyone that if Brad leaves then he will
not sue Jabot. He was willing to put it into writing. This strengthens
Jack's point of Brad taking a sabbatical. They take the vote and as
expected, Jack and Jill is against Brad while Nicki and John are for Brad.