and the Restless Monday, August 28, 2000--Canada; Tuesday August 29, 2000--USA
By Monica Sue.
Ryan holds back Victoria after she attacks Gary, sobbing and screaming how
he could do this to her, “how can you let me trust you?” She
saying “you’re nothing” and leaves with Ryan, but not before he asks
understand why he did what he did and how “none of this is your
reiterates that he did what he did out of love for her and that while he
with her, he truly did love her and thought that they could have a future
together. Victoria stares him straight in the eyes and says that she
that he gets better, lives a good life and never to do to anyone else
but sternly says “don’t try to contact me…leave me alone”.
Later, Ryan and Victoria are back at the apartment, looking for Victor.
They relax and reflect on the visit with Gary. Vic admits that she
finally come to realize that what she had been through was not her fault.
She then thanks Ryan for being there for her and puts the moves on him,
being rewarded with a kiss with him.
Brittany starts to put her plan into action by planting the idea into
head that she and Billy are doing great and he must really love her since
is not after only one thing in their relationship. Brittany leaves
shower, leaving Mac feeling insecure. Billy walks in and Mac asks
Brit’s comment about not being after one thing from her. Billy has
what Brit is talking about and reassures her that there is nothing going
at least nothing real, with him and Brit. Later, Brit and Billy are
and she lays it on thick about the sleep over and how they will get a
to be alone, while knowing that Mac is looking on. She finishes it
giving Billy a great big kiss. Once Mac storms away, she abruptly
off the kiss and nonchalantly says goodbye, leaving Billy really confused.
When Brittany leaves, Mac is standing in the doorway with a cutthroat look
on her face. She asks him, her voice dripping with jealousy, “Is
she a good
kisser? Why am I asking, of course she is.” Billy says that
he had to and
tells her to be strong. Mac then turns the tables on him and subtly
threatens him to find a way for Brit to break up with him or else she will
run away. She ends up sobbing and says in his arms, “I just want
to be with
Nina surprises Paul at the door with her return from Montana, hoping to
Christine. They start chatting about Chris’ situation at work and
may be leaving today. Paul then spills the beans about the
Chris may be pregnant, to the joy and excitement of Nina. Nina says
to leave, to face what she has to do.
Nina walks into Crimson Lights to surprise Tomas with her early return.
They engage in some passionate welcome back kisses. She suggests
go back to her apartment, hoping to distract him about the chapters that
had given to her, but to no avail, he asks what she thinks about his book.
Baldwin and Williams Law Office…
Chris enters Michael’s office to discuss their long awaited, not to
dreaded, discussion about the future of their partnership. To the
of Chris, Michael does not put up a fight with her and says if she wants
end things, they can. But just as she walks out the door, Michael
that Chris is calling his bluff and jumps up from his chair calling her
back. He reminds her that they have a wonderful thing going and it
even better. Chris is angry and asks him then why does he always
her about starting a family when working with her is so important.
succumbs to her wishes and says he will get off her back about the family
thing if she honestly and whole-heartedly access her feelings and the
effects that having a child will have on her being a full partner.
Diane tells Ashley that she is pregnant with Victor’s baby. Ashley
dumbfounded and speechless which leads Diane to speculate that Ashley and
Victor’s relationship has gone south since Victor didn’t tell her
pregnancy. Ashley tells her to get out but Diane comes back with
threatening a pregnant woman?” Ashley starts to laugh
is peeved and asks her why she is laughing. “There are many
laugh,” replies Ash. Diane retorts by saying, “To stop from
that moment, Brad walks in and Diane spreads her good news. Brad is
aback and congratulates her. Once Diane leaves, he scoffs by saying
length some women will go to get pregnant”, leaving Ashley speechless
uncomfortable. Brad reminds Ash about the Lamaze lesson and she is
that he is there for her and he is happy to be there for her, “I’ll
be here for you.”
Connie (secretary) calls Neil in to tell him that Victor is out of town
that he is in charge. Neil questions where he went and who he was
last. Connie says he was last with Ashley and Nikki and has no idea
he went. Connie says they were probably here to thank him for
lawsuit, which blows Neil away since he had no idea the suit was dropped.
Diane then walks in to ask where Victor went. Neil honestly says he
know and when and if he does, he will have Victor call her. As Diane
leaves, she tells Connie to tell Victor that when she hears from him, to
tell him “We’re both fine” and rubs her hands on her belly.