A lot can happen in a day in Genoa City, so it’s easy to get lost. If you’ve missed anything that happened over the last week or so on the soap, our THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS recaps can help you get back up to speed in no time!
After checking herself out of the hospital, Nikki visited Victor in prison, ready to confess that she’d killed J.T. However, Victor stopped her, insisting that if she wanted to help him, she needed to protect herself! Jack visited his nemesis to taunt him, but came away from the encounter thinking The Mustache was actually innocent! Nick also came to believe in Victor’s innocence, which freaked out Phyllis. Furious after overhearing the redhead try to turn Nick against Victor, Victoria slapped Phyllis! Victoria and Billy continued to grow closer. Despite sharing a kiss, Victoria told Billy she needed to take things slow. Meanwhile, Reed arranged a memorial service for his dad. A guilt-ridden Nikki nearly confessed, but Phyllis stopped her by revealing that J.T. had abused Victoria! Devastated, Reed fled, while Victoria and Mac admitted to being abused! Affected, Billy told Victoria he loved her. Not surprisingly, Nick was furious with Phyllis for making a scene. For her part, Phyllis struck out against Billy by telling Victoria that the hunk was only with her because she’d turned him down! Upon returning to the ranch, Nikki was horrified to find the fireplace poker she’d used to kill J.T.! She finally told Nick the truth, but kept quiet about everyone else’s involvement in the sleuth’s death. In response, Nick convinced Victor to hire Michael to clear his name! Determined to take control of her life, Nikki dumped the booze and told Victoria about the fireplace poker, unaware that some- one was watching them from inside the walls! Later hearing something in the shadows, Nikki whipped out a gun and fired!
Cane Lashed Out at Lily!
Feeling guilty about having kissed Victoria, Cane confessed to Jill, who urged him not to tell Lily. After receiving a letter from his wife in which she seemed to be distancing herself, Cane made a surprise visit to the prison. Things went well at first, but Lily abruptly cut the visit short, prompting Cane to lash out! Across town, Mia and Arturo struggled with their lingering attraction to one another, as did Rey and Sharon. Shaken, Arturo declared his love to Abby, insisting he wanted to commit to her.
In other News…
Despite a wonderful trip to Bora Bora with Jack, Kerry was upset when she met Jill and realized she was another of his exes. Alone, Kerry pulled out a mysterious syringe from her purse! Across town, Lola was thrilled when she eventually created a successful menu for Devon and Abby’s restaurant, which was a catalyst for her and Kyle declaring their love for each other. Still, she balked about sleeping with the hunk! Kyle reassured her that he would be patient... but truthfully, he was struggling with celibacy! Meanwhile, friction arose between Ana and Devon when he became jealous of his sister’s talent. Later, Devon released Fen’s single and made it known that he wanted to sign the songwriter to a contract — unaware that Ana had secretly penned the melody! Uncomfortable with the songwriter’s anonymity, Neil hired Michael to track down the mystery talent!
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