As the World Turns Season 49
S49 E01Apr 2, 2004
Ep. #12230 Apr 2, 2004
S49 E02Apr 5, 2004
Ep. #12231 Apr 5, 2004
S49 E03Apr 6, 2004
Ep. #12232 Apr 6, 2004
S49 E04Apr 7, 2004
Ep. #12233 Apr 7, 2004
S49 E05Apr 8, 2004
Ep. #12234 Apr 8, 2004
S49 E06Apr 9, 2004
Ep. #12235 Apr 9, 2004
S49 E07Apr 12, 2004
Ep. #12236 Apr 12, 2004
S49 E08Apr 13, 2004
Ep. #12237 Apr 13, 2004
S49 E09Apr 14, 2004
Ep. #12238 Apr 14, 2004
S49 E10Apr 15, 2004
Ep. #12239 Apr 15, 2004
S49 E11Apr 16, 2004
Ep. #12240 Apr 16, 2004
S49 E12Apr 19, 2004
Ep. #12241 Apr 19, 2004
S49 E13Apr 20, 2004
Ep. #12242 Apr 20, 2004
S49 E14Apr 21, 2004
Ep. #12243 Apr 21, 2004
S49 E15Apr 22, 2004
Ep. #12244 Apr 22, 2004
S49 E16Apr 23, 2004
Ep. #12245 Apr 23, 2004
S49 E17Apr 26, 2004
Ep. #12246 Apr 26, 2004
S49 E18Apr 27, 2004
Ep. #12247 Apr 27, 2004 Katie and Mike talk, and it seems they may finally be reconnecting. But when Katie warns Mike about Pilar again, he refuses to listen to her. Meanwhile, Russ calls Pilar, threatening to make a deal with the DA. She goes to the police station to tell Russ to sit tight. She wants Mike for herself and thinks she is making headway. Later, Katie and Henry bug Pilars room while she is at dinner with Mike. Pilar is pleased that everything is working perfectly. Walker insists that Barbara live up to her end of the bargain and allow him to bring up Ben to examine her. She agrees and Walker retrieves Ben from the Lakeview Lounge where he is sitting with Jessica and Margo. Ben informs Barbara she needs radiation therapy immediately. Barbara confesses to Walker that she is afraid and he promises to be right by her side during the treatment. Meanwhile, Doc and his date arrive in grand fashion while Jessica tells Margo she overheard Doc making assumptions about her. The hotel manager asks for Margos assistance with a rowdy customer, who turns out to be Doc. She gladly handcuffs him and drags him down to the police station for disorderly conduct. Doc is his charming, flirty self and Margo learns Doc created the disturbance so his date wouldnt get in trouble. Doc calls Jessica to represent him but she hangs up on him. Lily decides she wants to sing one last time and leaves Holden a note as she slips out. She goes to Metro and appeals to Molly to cover one more time. She insists she needs this to finally let go and Molly agrees. Holden wakes up and finds the note. He takes off to find answers. Holden confronts Molly, who finally admits she knows where Lily is.
S49 E19Apr 28, 2004
Ep. #12248 Apr 28, 2004 Molly brings Holden to the Windy City Caf, where he is thunderstruck to see Violet take the stage. He starts to jump up but Molly urges him to sit and listen. Lily lovingly dedicates her first song to her sister and husband and starts to sing. When Lily spots Holden in the audience, she runs off the stage. Holden catches up with her and they have a serious discussion. To her surprise and relief, Holden is understanding and wants her to finish the song. She does and they happily head home. Paul asks Carly to take her designs out of BRO. She refuses, and Paul vows to stop her and everyone else who is on her side. Walker tells Barbara that Ben has set up an off-hour time and a fake name for her first radiation treatment. Walker is very supportive as a disguised Barbara arrives at the hospital. Bob reminds Chris not to neglect Alison while working two jobs. Chris assures his dad that things will Alison are better than ever. Meanwhile, Emily catches Alison working at Metro. She agrees to keep quiet but tries to persuade Chris to let Alison get a second job so that she can contribute. Chris admits that he doesnt want Alison working at Metro with Aaron. At Metro, Alison gets ripped off when a customers bill doesnt get paid and Molly tells her that she is responsible for making up the money. Alison promises to work until it is paid. Meanwhile, Chris gets Alison a job working at the clinic. At the police station, Jessica refuses to represent Doc but Margo manages to persuade her. A huge football fan, Lisa drops all charges against Doc after he promises to behave himself. Margo informs Doc he is free to go but warns him she doesnt want to see him around here again. Later, Doc asks Jessica just how married Margo really is.
S49 E20Apr 29, 2004
Ep. #12249 Apr 29, 2004 Paul has a dream that Barbara, Rosanna and Jordan oust him from the company. He confides his suspicions to Jennifer who insists that he has it all wrong. She thinks that Rosanna wants Jordan romantically, but Paul is not persuaded. Later, he becomes even more suspicious when Barbara gets rid of him so she can talk privately to Jordan. Barbara appeals to Jordan to end his friendship with Rosanna for business reasons. He argues against this, but ultimately agrees. Carly warns Rosanna of Pauls suspicions but Rosanna maintains Paul cant hurt her anymore because she no longer trusts him. Rosanna is afraid that that she will not be able to make Jordan commit to her as quickly as she would like him to. Later, Jordan comes to Rosannas suite to announce that he needs to put distance between them. Rosanna confesses that she wants more than a friendship and pulls him into a kiss. Hal and Emily confront Walker about helping Barbara see Will. After, Emily wonders if Walker has romantic feelings for Barbara. At the hospital, Emily mentions this to Carly. They spot Barbara, who is there for her radiation treatment. Carly confronts Barbara just as her vision begins to fail again. At Metro, Lily tries to mend fences with Dusty but he gets rid of her when he sees two men enter the club. One of them, Starziak, is an old associate of Dustys from the wrong side of the law and he wants Dusty to launder money for him using the Rose Foundation. Dusty tries to argue against this, but Starziaks goon punches him. Lily returns after the men have gone and sees that Dusty is injured. He covers and they make amends. Then he asks her for a current financial report from the Foundation.
S49 E21Apr 30, 2004
Ep. #12250 Apr 30, 2004 Paul goes to BRO looking for Jordan, but the place is deserted. He confronts Jordans assistant, who is forced to reveal that Jordan is with Rosanna. Paul walks in on a scantily clad Rosanna with Jordan. Rosanna convinces Jordan to let her deal with Paul and they face off. Paul accuses her of planting Jordan at BRO but Rosanna denies this, claiming that she never heard of him before he came to Oakdale. Paul threatens her not to make an enemy of him and she blows him off. Later, Paul breaks into Rosannas suite and finds her file on Jordan. Carly questions Barbara, who manages to cover. Barbara assures Walker she has everything under control, but hes concerned about her continuing this charade. They argue and Walker ends up agreeing to go with Barbara to Las Vegas for the show and for further treatment. Once back at the suite, Carly tests Barbara and realizes that she is blind. Alison learns that Chris got her a job working with him at the clinic. Desperate, she lies she enrolled in a ceramics class at OU. She later confides to Nancy why she cant quit Metro and Nancy warns her to stop digging herself in deeper.
S49 E22May 3, 2004
Ep. #12251 May 3, 2004
S49 E23May 4, 2004
Ep. #12252 May 4, 2004
S49 E24May 5, 2004
Ep. #12253 May 5, 2004
S49 E25May 6, 2004
Ep. #12254 May 6, 2004
S49 E26May 10, 2004
Ep. #12255 May 10, 2004 Jennifer is stunned by Jordans sudden marriage to Rosanna. She is also shocked to learn that Jordan knew about Barbaras blindness all along. After she runs out of the chapel, Jordan begs Rosanna to allow him to tell Jennifer the truth about their marriage. Rosanna insists that when she gets Cabot back, Jordan can tell Jennifer everything. Later, Jennifer tells Jordan that she doesn't want Barbara to know that he is married until she is better and he agrees. Rosanna calls her contact to say that she has married Jordan, and wants her baby back. It turns out to be Annabelle Fettle, who shows up and announces that she doesn't know where the baby is. As Rosanna demands an explanation, Cabot is safe in Craigs arms! In Barbara's hospital room, Barbara asks Paul if their reconciliation has been a sham since the beginning. Paul admits it has but is surprised when Barbara says that she understands. She takes responsibility for what Will did to Rose and gives Paul the option to walk away from her right now. Paul asks Walker if it would be all right for Barbara to attend the fashion show. Walker agrees. Barbara assumes that he just wants her there to support him as the company's new owner, but Paul tears up the papers he got her to sign and declares that they are starting over. Barbara then asks Paul and Jordan to make peace as Jennifer and Paul take Barbara home from the hospital. Henry arrives at Deerbrook and discovers that Katie has given up. He arranges to be committed to the hospital himself so that she won't be there alone. Meanwhile, Pilar persuades Mike to let her comfort him.
S49 E27May 11, 2004
Ep. #12256 May 11, 2004 At the BRO fashion show, Carly learns Jordan and Rosanna are married but theyre interrupted before she can get the scoop. The fashion show is a huge success, and Barbara, assisted by Paul and Jennifer, is able to conceal her blindness as she walks the runway to great accolades. Barbara gives credit to Carly, and offers her her own line under the BRO umbrella before heading back to Oakdale Memorial for surgery. Up in the suite, Rosanna freaks when Annabelle Fettle reveals that someone knocked her out and when she came to, the baby was gone. Jack arrives and Rosanna begs him to help her find her son. Meanwhile, Craig lets a very large, muscular European woman into his motel room and mysteriously tells her she knows what do to. Jack has Fettle arrested and Jordan finds Rosanna collapsed and sobbing. When Paul hears whats going on, he wants to help but Jack insists that he stay out if it. Craig calls Rosanna. He wants her to meet him at a wedding chapel to remarry him, so that they'll be a family again. Margo and Tom are shocked to find Doc in their kitchen cooking dinner. Margo is surprised, and a little disappointed, when Ben and Jessica arrive but covers. After dinner, Margo walks Doc out and he invites her on a lunch date. She turns him down but kisses him on the cheek. Inside, Jessica notices Margos hand trembling and busts her on having a serious crush on Doc. Chris surprises Alison with a gift: her very own potter's wheel. He asks her to make a plate for Bob and Kims anniversary. She tries to beg off but cant. Nancy demands that Alison come clean, but she insists that she can't disappoint Chris and his parents. She will just have to learn to make the plate.
S49 E28May 12, 2004
Ep. #12257 May 12, 2004 Rosanna puts off Jordan, grabs Carly and rushes to the chapel to meet Craig. Jack learns that Craig contacted Rosanna with news of Cabot and he goes off to track them down. Meanwhile, Lucy has shown up in Vegas looking for Rosanna and she encounters Paul. She reveals that her father called her and said they were all going to be a family again. Paul uses Lucy's cell phone to find out where Craig is staying. Paul leaves and Lucy ends up in Rosanna's suite, where she meets Jordan. Meanwhile, Rosanna and Carly get to the chapel and Craig learns that Rosanna just got married to Jordan. Jack, Jordan and Lucy arrive and all try to get Craig to tell them where Cabot is. Meanwhile, Paul finds Cabot at Craig's motel, and per Craig's instructions, Dalma, the guard, knocks Paul unconscious. Sparks from the broken lamp ignite and the room catches fire. Dalma runs away, leaving Paul and the baby in danger. Jessica warns Margo about her "crush" on Doc. Margo denies, but after she receives flowers, she agrees to be careful. At WOAK, Doc gets served papers from his ex-wife who is suing him. He goes ballistic and is caught attacking the process server on air. Kim catches sight of the brawl at WOAK and storms to the station. She tells Doc he's out of chances. Doc summons Jessica to get him out of yet another fix, interrupting her and Ben's plans for romance. Alison calls Aaron and asks him to help her find an artist she can get to make the anniversary plate for Kim and Bob. Unfortunately, Aaron can only find expensive plates. Alison attempts to work on the wheel on her own, and between the lies and the spinning, she gets nauseous.
S49 E29May 13, 2004
Ep. #12258 May 13, 2004 Lucy reveals the location of Craigs motel room, where everyone suspects he is keeping the baby. Meanwhile, as the motel fire worsens, a crying Cabot wakes up Paul. Jack, Rosanna, and Jordan get there and Rosanna can hear her baby crying in the burning room. She is stunned when Paul emerges from the flames with the baby. Lucy and Carly lambaste Craig for his attempt to blackmail Rosanna into coming back to him by kidnapping Cabot. Craig realizes that he has lost everyone that matters to him and that he is truly alone. Later, a thrilled Rosanna reconnects with her baby. She thanks Paul for saving Cabot's life. When Paul hears that Jordan and Rosanna got hitched, he realizes that something is up. By pretending to be drugged up, Henry is able to trick Katie out of her hopeless state. They come up with the scheme to get to Russ at the jail in order to expose Pilar but Henry finds out he can't get himself un-committed. They try to plot their escape but are thwarted by the orderly and the nurse, who decide to keep them separated. Meanwhile, in an impulsive moment, Mike makes love to Pilar. She now has him exactly where she wants him and snaps a photo of herself and a sleeping Mike in bed together post lovemaking. Starziak roughs up Molly when she tries to stonewall him and Rocco from finding Dusty. Dusty is furious and declares that he won't do business with them any more. Starziak insists he'll put the squeeze on Lily if necessary and they come to blows. Molly is able to get rid of the thugs and demands an explanation from Dusty. He reveals the truth about the money laundering and she threatens to expose him to Lily.
S49 E30May 14, 2004
Ep. #12259 May 14, 2004 Pilar drops by Deerbrook to show Katie a picture of her and Mike in the afterglow of their romp in the sack. Katie freaks out, and is even more determined to find out what Pilar is up to. She and Henry agree to pursue the Russ angle. Back at the cottage, Mike tells Pilar that their one night of passion was just that - one night. Pilar pretends to be relieved that she and Mike didn't wreck their friendship, but there still is undeniable sexual tension between them. Jordan tells Rosanna he wants out of the marriage. She pleads with him and he grudgingly agrees to another two weeks. At the hospital, Jennifer and Paul are there to support Barbara, as she is about to have surgery that will hopefully restore her sight. When Barbara wonders where Jordan is, Paul gently reveals that hes on his honeymoon. Barbara is stunned to hear about Jordans marriage to Rosanna and cant figure it out. As she is wheeled off to surgery, Walker vows to be there for her. Carly arrives to check on Barbara and thanks Paul for saving Cabots life. They discuss Jordan and Rosanna and Paul notes that he knows something else is going on but he wishes Rosanna well. Jordan runs into Jennifer, who wonders how he could hate her so much that he'd lie to her about the whole Rosanna thing. Desperate, Jordan blurts out that maybe his marriage isnt what it seems. Jack visits Rosanna, hoping to see the legal proof of her adoption. Rosanna hedges until Annabelle shows up with the paperwork. Jack leaves and Rosanna's overjoyed until Annabelle shows her a shocking addendum.
S49 E31May 17, 2004
Ep. #12260 May 17, 2004 Walker informs Paul and Jennifer that Barbara is out of surgery and it went well. Jennifer is cool but gracious towards Jordan, which only makes him feel worse. He is tempted to come clean with Jen, but Carly reminds him that Cabot's safety is at stake. Paul and Jennifer visit with Barbara, and Walker arranges a call from Will. Barbara declares that this is her best success of all - her family being together. Rosanna wont sign a contract naming Jordan as the adopted parent. Annabelle holds firm and eventually, Rosanna concedes. Carly arrives and Rosanna considers having Jordan sign long enough for the papers to go through, then the two of them can get divorced. Carly reads the contract and points out a codicil saying Rosanna and Jordan must stay married for two years. Rosanna is devastated as Jordan enters and sees the adoption papers. With Katies help, Henry makes his escape and heads to put pressure on Russ. Meanwhile, Pilar gets closer to Mike and they wind up making love again - this time at Mike's initiation. Katie is busted and questioned about Henry's disappearance. She stonewalls but learns later that the staff doctor has gone to the police station where Henry has just arrived to question Russ. Kim asks Margo to have Tom speak to Doc about his behavior. Margo decides to talk to Doc herself and arranges a meeting. Though Margo's intention is to lay down the law, they wind up having a great time together.
S49 E32May 18, 2004
Ep. #12261 May 18, 2004 Rosanna explains to Jordan that he has to sign the papers and adopt Cabot, too. He protests that he never agreed to that, but when she tearfully pleads that she'll lose her son again if he doesn't sign, he gives in. Rosanna drops the bomb that they have to stay married for two years. Jordan flips and accuses Rosanna of having known this all along. A panicked Rosanna begs him to just sign so she can keep Cabot and promises she'll find a way out of this. Jordan signs but warns her shes got two weeks to make everything right. Katie desperately tries to reach Henry to warn him that the doctor from Deerbrook is at the police station. Meanwhile, Henry pulls out all the stops to convince Russ that Pilar is planning on taking off for the good life with Mike and leaving Russ in the dust. Henry finally gets a message from Katie, and manages to sneak out. But back at Deerbrook, he and Katie are busted, and Henry is hauled off to solitary lock-up. Mike discovers the photo Pilar took of them post lovemaking but shes able to cover. Russ calls and demands to see her right away. He issues her an ultimatum: either she gets him out of here and delivers the money she promised, or hell talk. Meanwhile, Mike asks Margo to check on Katie, deciding not to contact her himself. Lucy confides in Lucinda about Craigs shenanigans in Vegas. She's so upset that she decided to move back to Montega. Craig begs Lucy not to leave him. He apologizes and pleads for another chance, swearing he'll change. Lucy realizes he cant change. She holds firm - he is her father and she loves him, but cannot deal with him anymore. Lucy calls Montega and leaves a message for her mom.
S49 E33May 19, 2004
Ep. #12262 May 19, 2004 Carly reveals to Rosanna that Jennifer is still holding out hope for herself and Jordan. Rosanna confronts Jordan, accusing him of saying something to Jennifer about their marriage not being legit. They argue and Jordan walks out. Paul shows up and asks what's going on, but Rosanna won't confide in him. Instead, she asks him to make sure that Jordan doesn't suffer at BRO because of his marriage to her. Paul persuades Barbara not to fire Jordan. Later on, Carly is shocked when Rosanna reveals who is behind the marriage scheme. Rosanna tries to force Annabelle into setting up a meeting with her boss, but she refuses. Taking matters into her own hands, Rosanna goes to the prison and demands to see James Stenbeck. Lily wants Holden to be there when she forgives Dusty for what she thinks was an innocent mistake. Starziak calls Metro and alerts Molly that he is watching Lily and Holden. Molly reports this to Dusty, who remains mum about the threat when Lily and Holden show up to say all is forgiven. Molly exposes the truth and an angry Lily accuses Dusty of setting up the Rose Foundation as a front. She declares that she's cutting him out of its operation. Holden blames Dusty for putting Lily and their family in danger. Chris asks Alison when the commemorative plate for his parents will be finished. Alison is on the brink of freaking out when Aaron shows up with a plate that he's had made. Alison shows the plate to Chris and Susan before Aaron has a chance to tell her that the true artisan's name is on the back. As Alison attempts to get the plate away from Chris, she drops it and it breaks.
S49 E34May 20, 2004
Ep. #12263 May 20, 2004 Stenbeck refuses to see Rosanna, who goes to Paul for help. Paul guesses that Stenbeck is behind the return of the baby and the marriage to Jordan. Although Paul is hesitant about having Stenbeck back in his life, he agrees to help Rosanna. Jordan and Jennifer run into each other at BRO. She again questions him about what he meant when he told her his marriage wasn't what it seemed, but he wont say. If she's so angry with him, Jordan challenges her to punch him if it will make her feel better. So, she does. Alison is forced to try to make a new plate to replace the one that broke. Aaron tries to help her but it's a disaster. Finally, Aaron agrees to buy her another one, getting her even deeper in debt. Meanwhile, Chris gets his shift at the clinic covered so that he can take Alison for a night out at Metro, where Alison is due to report for work. Still trying to get pregnant, Ben and Jessica make love at the hospital. Jessica has asked Margo to cover for her at a meeting between Doc and his ex and to keep Doc from misbehaving. The ex provokes Margo and Margo figures out that she had plastic surgery. Together, Margo and Doc realize that the woman secretly had Doc pay for the surgery, so the case is dropped. Doc and Margo are celebrating when Jessica arrives. In private, Jessica accuses Margo of having strong feelings for Doc.
S49 E35May 21, 2004
Ep. #12264 May 21, 2004 At Metro, Margo insists to Doc that she's a happily married woman. Tom arrives and the moment is uncomfortable until Tom steps away and Margo decides they've got to end this right away. Meanwhile, Alison finds herself doing double duty as a date and a barmaid when Molly won't give her the night off. Just as she's fumbling for an explanation to Chris, Tom and Margo, Molly interrupts with the news that Alison is relieved of duty. James agrees to see Rosanna and Paul. Rosanna begs James to remove Jordan from the papers. James informs her that Jordan has more claim to the kid than she does - since he is Cabots biological father! Rosanna's horrified that James engineered the entire thing. Jordan tells Carly that he's more determined than ever to stick with the two-week limit on this marriage. Hes suspicious when he hears Rosanna is with Paul. Carly finally admits that Pauls father James Stenbeck is the one pulling the stings and makes Jordan promise not to repeat what she's said. Jordan explains that he doesn't want to get close to Cabot because, despite the adoption agreement, he's just not prepared to be a father. Rosanna and Paul enter and claim they know nothing more about Jordan's connection than before they met Stenbeck. Jordan says she'd better figure something out in the next two weeks and leaves. Rosanna doesn't want to say anything to Jordan about Cabots paternity until they know if Stenbeck told the truth. Jennifer feels better after socking Jordan, and shares her feelings with her mother. Barbara warns her to be careful. Later, Jordan finds Jennifer at BRO and, after an awkward moment, surprises her with a kiss.
S49 E36May 24, 2004
Ep. #12265 May 24, 2004 Jordan confides in Jennifer that his marriage to Rosanna is a sham that is only intended to help her hold on to her son. Meanwhile, Paul persuades Rosanna that they have to assume James was telling the truth about Jordan being Cabot's father. She insists on getting a DNA test and asks Walker to administer it. Rosanna and Paul decide that it is best to keep Jordan busy until they can get to the bottom of things so they begin to encourage a relationship with Jennifer. Pauls sudden interest in her love life makes Jennifer suspicious. Later, Jordan walks in on Rosanna and Walker as they discuss the paternity test. After Margo finds out that Henry has become a patient at Deerbrook, she and Tom pay him a visit. Katie persuades them to get Henry out of Deerbrook. Later, a stranger watches Katie through the window. Meanwhile, Russ pressures Pilar to get him out of jail, threatening to expose her plan to get to Mike. Pilar tries to convince Mike that they should not testify against Russ, but Mike refuses. After, Russ calls again and warns that hell talk to the police in the morning unless Pilar does something. Barbara asks Walker to remove her bandages early. He does, and she is relieved to find that her vision seems to be restored. Barbara is happy when she receives a beautiful bouquet of flowers - but is horrified to discover that they are from James!
S49 E37May 25, 2004
Ep. #12266 May 25, 2004 Henry insists that Katie isnt crazy. He tells Margo and Mike about Pilars plot, and his visit to Russ. Mike is alerted when Henry reveals that Pilar visited Deerbrook to taunt Katie with a photo of Pilar and Mike in bed. Mike and Margo wonder if they could have been wrong about Katie and vow to find out. Later, Pilar returns home and attempts to seduce Mike. He turns down her advances, but doesnt reveal why. Meanwhile, Henry admits to Margo that he put a personal ad in Soldier of Fortune magazine urging Simon to come home because Katie needs him. At Deerbrook, Katie sees the man watching through the window but the doctors think shes delusional. When Katie realizes its Simon - she wonders if she really is losing her mind. At the police station, Russ finally agrees to give Pilar 24 hours to raise bail or hell spill all. After, Pilar makes a mysterious one-way call asking someone to meet her at the Lakeview Lounge. Jordan walks in on Rosanna and Walker, who covers. After, Rosanna surprises Jordan by assuring him that he will be out of the marriage and adoption shortly. Jordans suspicious that everything is suddenly falling into place so easily but Rosanna manages to convince him its legit. Barbara is shaken by James flowers and immediately dumps them in the trash. She summons Paul, who is thrilled to learn that Barbara has her sight back. Jennifer joins them and since everyone is so happy, she decides to keep mum about James. Jordan shares the good news from Rosanna, but Jen is concerned. Later, she questions Lucy about Rosanna and Cabot. Lucy doesnt know much and suggests Jennifer talk to Craig. Walker asks Barbara out. She declines, pointing out her troubled past. Walker insists hes not interested in the past but the future. She agrees, and secretly vows not to let James mess up her life again.
S49 E38May 26, 2004
Ep. #12267 May 26, 2004 Rosanna confides in Carly she has a plan in motion to get her lawyers to nullify the adoption contract naming Jordan as the father. Meanwhile, Jennifer goes to Craig and asks about the agency in which Cabot was placed in hopes of finding out who is behind this whole mess. Meanwhile, Jordan learns that Barbara received flowers from James Stenbeck. When he questions her about James, she brushes him off. Craig calls Rosanna and threatens to put a wrench into her plans by suing for joint custody of Cabot. A fuming Rosanna goes to Fairwinds and announces that Craig is evicted and thanks to her, broke! Back at the hospital, Barbara catches Jennifer and Jordan in a kiss. Barbara pulls her daughter aside, and Jen explains the truth about Jordan and Rosannas sham marriage. Jennifer reveals that someone, possibly dangerous and powerful, is pulling the strings behind the scenes. Barbara realizes it might be James and asks Walker to take her to see him. Later, despite warnings from Jordan, Jennifer continues to pursue the issue and pretends to be Rosanna as she sets up a meeting with Annabelle. Meanwhile, Rosanna gets the DNA test results and learns Jordan is Cabots biological father. Simon surprises Katie by masquerading as a doctor and taking her out of Deerbrook. Back at the cottage, Simon tells Katie that hes turned informant for the Australian government. Hes out of danger and wants her back. Meanwhile, Pilar questions Mike about his aloofness from last night. Mike claims hes just distracted with work. Margo and Mike decide to lean on Russ to see if hell crack. But when they get to the police station, they discover Russ has bailed himself out (thanks to Pilar). Meanwhile, Russ calls Pilar and says hes not leaving until he gets whats promised to him.
S49 E39May 27, 2004
Ep. #12268 May 27, 2004 Rosanna tries to convince Carly that shes right not to tell Jordan the truth about being Cabots father. Rosanna gets a call saying her lawyers have drawn up a new contract, which Jordan will sign and thereby give up custody of the boy. A thrilled Jordan heads to the courthouse. Jennifer is unsuccessful in getting any info from Annabelle, but Fettle drops a hint about biology which alerts her. Jennifer then finds the DNA report and learns the truth. After briefly struggling with what to do next, she goes to the courthouse to stop Jordan from signing away his rights as a father until he knows the truth. Meanwhile, Barbara visits James. He reveals that Jordan is Cabots father and that hes been setting up a new family. He then sends her a package with an old photograph of a boy in the arms of a woman standing in front of an orphanage. Barbara wonders what Jordan Sinclair is to James Stenbeck. Alisons attempt at pottery has resulted in a horrible plate to give to Kim and Bob for their anniversary. Unbeknownst to Alison, Nancy takes pity on her and goes out to get her a plate. Meanwhile, Aaron also shows up with another new plate. At the end, Bob and Kim and Chris are confused by the presence of three plates! Doc brings Margo some dumbbells and suggests that they meet for a rendezvous in the Lakeview. Jessica arrives to talk to Margo about her fertility problems, but Margo keeps spacing out and having sexual fantasies about Doc. Jessica asks Margo to go with her to a fertility specialist, which Ben doesnt know about. Margo agrees, even though she knows that Doc is waiting for her.
S49 E40May 28, 2004
Ep. #12269 May 28, 2004 Rosanna pleads with Jordan to sign the adoption papers and Jordan agrees, thinking its best for the child. But Jennifer stops him, urging him to be absolutely sure of what hes doing. Rosanna surprises everyone by being understanding, and offers to give Jordan time alone with Cabot. Carly confides in Jack about Cabots true paternity and that Stenbeck is somehow involved. Hes sympathetic but warns he wont look the other away if the law is being violated. Rosanna summons Carly to the courthouse with Cabot. In the corridor, Rosanna reveals to Carly and Paul that shes planning on leaving town for good right now! Jack enters and doesnt let Rosanna go. After learning that Rosanna was planning to take off with Cabot, Jordan demands a police guard be stationed outside Rosannas Lakeview suite. Sierra is back in town for Lucys graduation. Shes accompanied by her new husband Alan Drake. Sierra catches up with Lucinda at the lounge, while Lucy finds a disheveled Craig at his new home, the Metro. Lucy breaks it to Craig that shes leaving Oakdale for Montega after graduation. Craig pleads with Lucy not to leave when Sierra enters. She announces that shes not alone and introduces her new husband to Lucy and Craig. The jig is up for Alison. Confronted with three anniversary plates, Alison confesses all to Chris, while Nancy fills in Bob and Kim. Chris is forgiving, but Alison is humiliated and tells Chris she can no longer face his parents. Alison packs her bags and moves out. Chris blames Kim for forcing Alison to feel unwelcome. He calls Susan to talk to Alison, but she didnt go home. Meanwhile, a distraught Alison shows up at Aarons looking for a place to stay and a shoulder to cry on.
S49 E41May 31, 2004
Ep. #12270 May 31, 2004 Simon tries to reach out to Katie, but shes self protective and distant. Henry comes home and is overjoyed to see them both, but quickly picks up on Katies feelings toward Simon. Margo arrives and discovers Katie and Simon together. Katie begs her not to send her back to Deerbrook and Simon convinces Margo to have Katie released into his custody. Later, Simon kisses Katie. Meanwhile, Mike confronts Pilar about what he knows of her visit to Katie at Deerbrook. Pilar insists that she did it all for Mike. Pilar then calls Russ and says she needs one last favor. Mike phones Henry who comes over and informs him that Simon is back. Lucys graduation party ends in disaster when Craig makes a spectacle of himself and Lucy goes off after him. Meanwhile, Starziack pays another threatening visit to Dusty who shrugs him off as Molly witnesses. Later, Lucy goes to Metro looking for Craig and is jumped by two thugs. Alison asks Aaron to be her roommate and he refuses. Aaron suggests that she move in with her mom, so as not to complicate her relationship with Chris. At the Hughes house, Emily and Susan question Chris about Alisons disappearance. Kim and Susan have words, while Chris tells Emily he thinks he knows where Alison is. Susan and Emily arrive at Aarons and Alison agrees to live with Susan. Susan and Emily leave, and Alison and Aaron end up in a pillow fight which Chris shows up to see. Alone with Alison, Chris admits that hes jealous because Alison turned to Aaron and not him.
S49 E42Jun 1, 2004
Ep. #12271 Jun 1, 2004 Mike is stunned to learn Simon is back in Oakdale. Meanwhile, Katie pulls away from Simons kiss and wont get close to him. He realizes the reason is Mike. Mike shows up and Simon blasts him for not taking care of Katie. An emotional Katie and Mike share an intense moment as Katie explains to Mike that what they had was special, but its over now. Mike is devastated as Katie turns to Simon and the couple makes love. Margo wants to know what it will take to convince Doc shes not interested. He tells her a private conversation. Margo rebuffs this idea, and Doc follows her into the womens locker room, insisting they have this out. Margo tells Doc off, but her words are not convincing enough. He kisses her and she responds. Alison and Chris reconcile, but Alison insists that she cant stand living with his family. Chris suggests they find a place together, but Alison points out they have no money the only option for her is Susans and Chris agrees to move there with her. Chris breaks the news to his family and Kim is surprisingly okay, thinking a taste of life in the Stewart house may just bring him home. Later, Chris walks into the Stewart home, and sees Susan naked. Jessica tells Ben shes taking a fertility drug. Hes upset, but ultimately supports her. At Metro, Lucy is attacked and everyone blames Dusty. Although Molly maintains that he knows more than hes letting on, Dusty refuses to cooperate with Hal. To Craigs dismay, Sierra decides that Lucy will leave Oakdale today.
S49 E43Jun 2, 2004
Ep. #12272 Jun 2, 2004 Rosanna is alarmed when Jordan demands to see Cabot alone. Carly urges Rosanna to cooperate with Jordan, if she wants to keep her baby. Jordan is uncertain how he feels about being a father, but his attachment to Jennifer continues to grow stronger. Rosanna is not pleased when Jennifer shows up with Jordan. Rosanna remarks that shes not sure she wants Jennifer around her son, but Jordan points out that this is not about what she wants. Rosanna is concerned that Jordan will end up cutting her out of Cabots life if he truly bonds with the child. Meanwhile, it seems that Jordan is finally starting to feel a connection with his son. Margo and Docs kiss is interrupted and a horrified Margo flees from the locker room and runs right into Tom. He can see something is wrong, but assumes it has to do with Katie. After, Doc is stung when he sees Margo kiss Tom. Margo insists Tom take her home and make love to her. Everyone is freaked out in the Stewart household as Alison learns that Chris saw her mother naked. Alison fears this is a bad omen, but Chris assures her that everything will be fine. Susan breaks the tension, but later tells Chris that they should forget what happened. She asks him not to tell Kim about this. Craig is thrilled when Lucy agrees to stay in Oakdale one more day. Meanwhile, Dusty decides to take matters into his own hands.
S49 E44Jun 3, 2004
Ep. #12273 Jun 3, 2004 With Jennifers help, Jordan bonds with Cabot. Rosanna confides in Paul shes worried about what Jordan will want with Cabot, but convinces herself not to worry. However, she is less than pleased when she finds Cabot in Jennifers arms. A determined Jordan announces that hes not going to walk away from his son. Meanwhile, Barbara and Paul come to the shocking conclusion that Jordan could be James Stenbecks son - and possibly Barbara's as well. As they consider this possibility, Jennifer and Jordan make love for the first time. Dusty confronts Starziak with a gun in the steam room. He tries to convince Dusty that he didnt send the two thugs who tried to snatch Lucy. At Metro, Lucy says good-bye to Craig. Dusty recalls the thugs who snatched Lucy and he wonders whether or not what Starziak said is true. Could the guys who attacked Lucy have no connection to Dusty after all? Dusty presses Lucy for info about the guys, but Craig steps in to stop his questioning. Carly gets a big fat check from Barbara for her work at BRO. She sets up a fun surprise for Jack, giving him a new red Corvette.
S49 E45Jun 4, 2004
Ep. #12274 Jun 4, 2004 Barbara is desperate to warn Jennifer away from Jordan, but Paul cautions her against saying anything for now. Meanwhile, Jordan and Jennifer wake up in each others arms in the next room! Barbara walks in on this and begs her daughter to stay away from Jordan he is married with a child but Jennifer refuses. Jordan is determined to see James Stenbeck and find out how he got into this whole mess. Jennifer and Jordan turn to Jack, who agrees to help. Paul confesses his belief that Jordan is James son to Rosanna, who reels but finds comfort in Pauls arms. Later, Rosanna tells Carly that if there is going to be a war with Jordan over Cabot, Rosanna wants Paul on her side. Meanwhile, Paul and Barbara take off on a mission to find out about Jordans past. Henry interrupts Katie and Simons romantic breakfast with the news that theyve been robbed. Katie is upset that most of the pieces stolen were irreplaceable family heirlooms. Henry tells Margo he is sure Pilar is the one who robbed them to get bail for Russ. Mike wakes to find Pilars bags packed and a note from her that shes out looking for a place to live. Meanwhile, Pilar meets with Russ who has been bailed out with money from Pilar. She asks him for one more favor. Later, Pilar returns to the cottage and tries to worm her way closer to Mike, but he pulls away. Suddenly, a rock comes crashing through the cottage window. Mike finds an apparently drunken Russ, shouting threats that hell get even with Pilar for putting him in the slammer! Behind Mike, Pilar smiles.
S49 E46Jun 7, 2004
Ep. #12275 Jun 7, 2004 Jordan and Jennifer wait as Jack goes to see James about Jordan. Jennifer expresses her fears about James, but Jordan insists that he has to pursue anyone who can give him information about his past. Later, Jack reports that James claims to know nothing about Jordan, but agrees to see him. After, Jack takes Jordan to the prison to meet James. Meanwhile, Paul and Barbara question the director of the orphanage about Jordan and discover that Barbara isnt his mother. They also learn that a woman named Annie Weatherbee brought Jordan to the orphanage and stayed on to protect him. They get Jordans birth certificate and confirm that his father is James, but his mother remains a mystery. Henry confides in Katie that he went to Margo with his theory that Pilar was the one who stole the jewelry. Katie is afraid that this will put her between Mike and Pilar again. Meanwhile, Margo arrives at Mikes right after a drunken Russ leaves. As Margo tells Mike about the robbery, it is obvious that Pilar did in fact steal the jewelry. Although Pilar professes to be innocent, Margo privately tells Mike that she is beginning to think she has been wrong about Pilar all along. Later, Mike comes to Katie to say he thinks hes been wrong about everything. Meanwhile, after some investigating, Simon gets information on who pawned the jewelry and gets the jewelry back. Later, Pilar meets with an angry Russ, who demands more money as Simon watches. Simon confronts Pilar and she says it took him long enough to show up!
S49 E47Jun 8, 2004
Ep. #12276 Jun 8, 2004 Upon their discovery that Jordan is in fact James son, Paul and Barbara rush back to Oakdale with the proof. Meanwhile, an edgy Rosanna lambastes Carly for letting Jennifer into her suite to find those test results. Carly assures Rosanna she didnt do it on purpose and Rosanna confides to Carly her fears of Cabots lineage. Paul arrives and confirms Rosannas worst nightmare. Meanwhile, Jennifer informs Barbara that Jordan is visiting James. Barbara alerts Paul that Jordan and James are together and Paul leaves to find out whats going on. At the prison, James explains his involvement in Jordans life but doesnt reveal that Jordan is his son. The two men face off. Paul enters, assuming Jordan knows the truth and blurts it out to a shocked Jordan. Mike tells Katie he finally believes her about Pilar but she maintains that it doesnt change anything. Shes with Simon now and she has to trust him again. Meanwhile, Pilar lets Simon have it. It turns out that Simon hired Pilar to come back to Oakdale to break up Mike and Katie. Pilar insists she wants the money he promised her but Simon refuses. Pilar threatens to go to Katie with everything, but Simon knows she stole Katies jewelry. She pleads her case and he agrees to think about what to do next. Later, Simon gives Katie back her jewels and vows to never break another promise to her again. Elsewhere, Mike kicks Pilar out of the cottage. At the shooting range, Margo cant get her kiss with Doc out of her head. Doc seeks her out and says he knows she wants him like he wants her; its only a matter of time. He gives her his room key and leaves it up to her. Later, Margo arrives in front of his door with his key.
S49 E48Jun 9, 2004
Ep. #12277 Jun 9, 2004 Jordan reels from the news that James is his father. Paul demands answers, but James has a prison guard throw him out. Alone, Jordan blasts James for abandoning him, and then manipulating and controlling him. He refuses to have anything to do with James, and storms out. Meanwhile, Barbara reveals to Jennifer that Jordan is James son and begs her to break things off with him. Later, Jordan returns and Jennifer runs into his arms. Rosanna comes up with a desperate plan to take the baby and run. Paul shows up and although she manages to bypass his questions, he realizes something is up. Paul arrives as the airport as she is about to board her plane. Rosanna begs him not to stop her and Paul hugs her, urging her to go far away and never look back. Dusty desperately tries to convince Craig, Lucinda and Lily that it wasnt him but Lucy the thugs were after but no one believes him. A frustrated Dusty warns that hes done all he can and heads out, as a mystery man follows. Meanwhile, Craig says good-bye to Lucy and puts her in her limo to the airport. Outside, Dusty realizes the limo driver is one of the men that abducted Lucy. As he moves to take off after it, hes grabbed by an IRS agent and arrested! A very conflicted Margo stands outside Docs hotel room. Finally, she slips the key under the door and walks away. Later, they both end up at the gym to blow off steam. Jessica arrives and Margo tells her that shes put an end to Docs flirtation. Jessica is glad but feels faint and she goes off to buy a pregnancy test. Later, Margo enters the mens steam room and finds herself face to face with Doc.
S49 E49Jun 10, 2004
Ep. #12278 Jun 10, 2004 Jennifer warns her mother to not interfere with her relationship with Jordan. Meanwhile, Jordan, Carly and Jack learn that Rosanna has fled with Cabot and everyone suspects Paul of helping her go. Paul claims innocence, but then makes a surprising emotional appeal to Jordan to let Rosanna go for Cabots sake. Jordan rejects Pauls plea and makes it clear to his brother that he will find Rosanna and the baby. Meanwhile, Rosanna changes her flight plan and thinks she is truly safe. Dusty escapes from the IRS agent and manages to follow the limo and grab Lucy from the driver. Lucy is terrified by Dustys actions, but he works hard to get her to understand she was in the middle of being kidnapped. Lucy feels better when Dusty promises to call the police, but Dusty realizes he is going to be arrested for money laundering and hangs up the phone. When Lucy asks when the police will be here, Dusty informs her there has been a change of plans. While a disappointed Jessica realizes she is not pregnant, Margo and Doc find themselves in the steam room and unable to resist each other. They are interrupted and Margo takes off. She confides all in Jessica, fearing her attraction to Doc is beyond her control. Later, Jessica confronts Doc, unaware that Kim is within earshot.
S49 E50Jun 11, 2004
Ep. #12279 Jun 11, 2004 Jordan tells Jennifer and Paul hes going to James for help in finding his son. James is pleased when Jordan shows up at his prison cell and vows to find Rosanna and Cabot. Jordan wonders what he wants in return, and James claims nothing, but requests that someday he bring Cabot by to see his granddad. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Paul go to Barbara to tell her that Jordan has turned to James for help, but Walker insists Barbara needs rest. Walker promises Barbara hell protect her from James and they kiss. Jordan returns to the Lakeview and fills Jennifer in on his meeting with James, while Paul leaves a frantic message for Rosanna. Realizing he cant turn to the cops, Dusty tells Lucy shes not going anywhere. Lucy tries to escape, but Dusty stops her. He tries to calm her, but she wants out, so Dusty ties her up. Later, Dusty unties sleeping Lucys feet and ponders his next move. Meanwhile, news of Lucys abduction reaches Hal, Lucinda, Lily and Craig. Lily comforts a distraught Craig and brings him home, much to Lucinda and Holdens dismay. While tearing into Doc for courting Margo, Jessica doubles over and is rushed to the hospital. Shes okay, but Dr. Schiller wants her to come off her fertility drugs. Jessica decides shell get a different doctor. Meanwhile, Margo takes Jessica s condition as a sign and declares that she and Doc can no longer see each other. Kim walks in on a goodbye hug, but Doc is able to cover. Later, Doc and Margo share a charged look and Jessica takes note.
S49 E51Jun 14, 2004
Ep. #12280 Jun 14, 2004 Katie envisions her future with Simon, fighting off any doubts that she isnt doing the right thing choosing him over Mike. Meanwhile, Simon is paying off Pilar for the work she did to put distance between Mike and Katie. After, Mike rejects Pilar, who cannot seem to let him go. Later, Simon and Katie discuss plans for their future. When Pilar shows up at Katies, Simon fears that Pilar will ruin everything. The local newspaper announces the Six Keys to The Kingdom contest where the first team to solve the clues in the paper and gather 6 keys wins $300,000. Various teams including Tom and Casey, Alison and Chris, Aaron and Curtis and Susan and Emily begin to form while Henry scrambles to find a partner. Alisons lack of knowledge puts her at a disadvantage. When Chris is forced to leave her and go to the hospital, and she ends up on a wild-goose chase. Tom and Casey solve the clue, and win the first part of the contest. Meanwhile, Margo still cant get Doc out of her thoughts. She has to drop off some things for Tom at WOAK and Doc misreads this as a sign she wants to see him and follows her. Margo tries to resist, but once again they end up kissing and accidentally fall to the ground, only to be discovered by Alison.
S49 E52Jun 15, 2004
Ep. #12281 Jun 15, 2004 Mike tells Henry he thinks Pilar has left town for good. Meanwhile, Simon manages to hide Pilar from Katie and reiterates his love for his wife. Pilar threatens to spill all to Katie unless Simon agrees to help her get Mike back. Simon appears to give in, but once Pilar is gone he proposes to Katie that they leave for Australia immediately. Alison assumes that Margo and Doc are a team in the contest and Margo allows her to think that. Once Alison is gone, Margo shocks Doc by admitting that her feelings for him are not going to go away. Meanwhile, an upset Alison realizes that Chris cant be her partner due to his responsibilities at the hospital. She decides that she needs to team up with someone with a great knowledge of Oakdale history in order to win and turns to Nancy. Later on, Alison innocently mentions seeing Margo with a partner and Tom senses that something is wrong. He confronts Margo but she covers. Later, Doc overhears Tom express his worries about Margo while Margo, alone, breaks down. As Sierras husband, Alan, arrives, Craig and Lily are reeling over Dustys kidnapping of Lucy. Meanwhile, Dusty is trying to convince Lucy that there may be a way out of all of this. Dusty arranges a meeting with Craig and Alan to give the conditions for Lucys release. He is concerned for both himself and Lucy. Once alone, Lucy remains suspicious of Dusty and, fearing that he may abandon her or simply keep her, struggles to get free. Meanwhile, Craig demands to know where Lucy is.
S49 E53Jun 16, 2004
Ep. #12282 Jun 16, 2004 While Dusty meets with Craig and Alan, Lucy manages to get free. Craig agrees to protect Lucy, so Dusty reveals her location. Meanwhile, Lucy is about to escape when her real kidnappers arrive, dressed as state troopers. They try to convince her to come with them, but she recognizes them and hides in the bathroom. Dusty grabs her as she is climbing out the bathroom window. Craig, Hal and Alan arrive at the abandoned house, finding only the bloody towel that Lucy used when she cut herself climbing out the window. Eslewhere, Lucy accuses Dusty of sending the kidnappers to get her but Dusty swears he had nothing to do with their return. Dusty lays down the law to Lucy and says that she can stay with him and hell try to help her outor she can take off on her own. Katie is stunned when Simon says he wants to leave right away and live in Australia indefinitely. Pilar returns and tells Simon that she wants him to convince Mike that Katie has changed her mind about Pilar. Simon says that Mike will never believe that. Pilar warns that Simon had better make him believe it by tonight, or Simons marriage is over. Katie finally agrees to go to Australia, but insists on having a going away party first. Walker advises Barbara to back off of Jennifer and Jordan. Meanwhile, Jordan gets a letter from Stenbeck at Barbaras suite, and Jennifer realizes that Stenbeck is having them watched. Barbara and Walker show up and Barbara announces that she wont try to come between them, as long as Jordan has nothing to do with James. Later, a box of cigars arrives at the suite with a note for Jordan from James. Barbara vows that James may have Jordan in his grasp, but he will never have her daughter.
S49 E54Jun 17, 2004
Ep. #12283 Jun 17, 2004 Paul confronts James, demanding to know his true motives regarding Jordan. James accuses Paul of not having any loyalty to blood and blows him off. Meanwhile, Barbara warns Jennifer about anything related to Stenbeck but Jennifer declares shes with Jordan no matter what. Jordan goes to visit James and sets down some rules. James appreciates his son s nerve. Stenbeck insists that he isnt asking for a thing and promises he will help him get his son back. Barbara shares her fears with Paul. Jennifer urges them to accept that she and Jordan are together and Jordan knows what hes doing. Paul privately tells Barbara he is determined to keep Jordan from ever finding Cabot. Paul places a call to Rosanna to warn her that someone might know her location. Dusty takes Lucy to an abandoned warehouse and ultimately wins her trust. Meanwhile, Craig reels over the findings of blood and learns from Hal that Dusty still has Lucy. Nobody knows what is going on, but Hal suspects Lucy may be in real danger. Craig storms off, vowing to kill Dusty if something happens to his daughter. Simon takes Katie to the hospital, secretly hoping to run into Mike. While Katie packs up her locker, Simon invites Mike to the Lakeview Lounge for a man-to-man chat. He tries to spin a tale to put Pilar in a better light, but Mike isnt buying any of it and leaves. Pilar arrives and threatens Simon again before taking off. Katie arrives and Simon claims that he was trying to make peace with Mike. Later, Katie and Simon head home, but Pilar gets there first.
S49 E55Jun 18, 2004
Ep. #12284 Jun 18, 2004 Jordan is on an airplane, on his way to Bermuda, when Paul sits next to him. Jordan is determined to find his son and Paul is just as determined to stop him. They argue, and a full-scale war is declared. When the plane lands, Paul is detained by two police officers and he realizes that Jordan has set him up. Meanwhile, in Bermuda, Rosanna is making plans to take the baby to the beach when she gets Pauls message that shes being followed. She frantically grabs Cabot and is on her way out when Jordan arrives. Doc tells Margo that hes booked them a hotel room at the Harbor View Inn in Bay City. Guilt-ridden, she ultimately agrees to meet him there. She confides in Jessica, who thinks its a bad idea. Margo is certain that this afternoon is all she needs to get Doc out of her system. After, Tom comes in looking for Margo, and Jessica covers. Later, Jessica arrives at the hotel, where Doc informs her that Margo was called to Katie's and never showed up. When Doc starts going on about how disappointed he is, Jessica loses it. She rails about her failure to get pregnant and Bens refusal to consider in vitro. Doc comforts her and they end up in a passionate kiss! A horrified Simon finds Faux Snickers murdered. He hides the truth from Katie, who is frantic that Faux is missing from his cage. Simon tracks down Pilar. He realizes that shes off her rocker with her obsession for Mike and warns her not to come near Katie or his house again. Meanwhile, Katie tells Henry about Faux, and about her plans to move to Australia with Simon. Henry is heartbroken and questions Simons reliability. Katie is certain that Simon will never let her down again. Later, she shares her plans with Tom and Margo.
S49 E56Jun 21, 2004
Ep. #12285 Jun 21, 2004 Paul continues to be detained by the Bermuda authorities. Meanwhile, Rosanna tearfully begs Jordan not to take her baby away. He swears that he has no intention of doing that, but he wants Rosanna to come back to Oakdale with him and work out a compromise. As they are debating the point, Paul arrives and says that agrees with Jordan because she cant run from James. On the plane, Paul comforts Rosanna and promises to watch Jordans every move. Barbara finds Jennifer preparing for the arrival of Jordan and his son. They argue over her continued relationship with Jordan. Later, Barbara confides in Walker that it may be time to act on her motherly instincts. Following their passionate kiss, Doc and Jessica make love. Afterwards, Jessica is immediately filled with regret. She insists it was a mistake, and that they must never speak of it again. Meanwhile, Tom senses something is bothering Margo, and doesnt buy her explanation that shes just upset about Katie leaving town. As he presses the issue, Casey calls his dad away for help with the six keys contest. Margo then drives to her rendezvous. Just as Jessica is scrambling to get dressed, theres a knock on the door. Doc realizes its Margo! Alison takes the second clue to Nancy who immediately solves it, deducing that the key is at Luthers Corners Church. Alison takes off, but when she arrives at the church, there is a private baptism going on and she cant get in. Tom and Casey also figure out the clue, and Aaron follows them to the church. Alison hears them arrive and locks the door. But the guys knock and an usher arrives, who busts Alison. He makes them all wait outside until the service has concluded. Tom is puzzled when Alison insists that she saw Margo and her partner Doc Reese in the courtyard searching for the first clue.
S49 E57Jun 22, 2004
Ep. #12286 Jun 22, 2004 Jessica hides in the bathroom as Doc diverts Margo. When she goes, Jessica swears shell never speak of or think of this again and leaves. Margo encounters Ben at the Lakeview Lounge and advises him to go easy on Jessica. Ben arranges to meet Jessica and tells her hell reconsider the in vitro route. Guilty Jessica apologizes for their fight. Meanwhile, Tom is confused by Alisons comments about Doc and goes in search of answers. He learns from Kim that Doc took the evening off and eventually meets up with Margo but remains suspicious. Dusty and Lucy grow a little closer as they both learn to trust each other more. Dusty goes off for food and leaves Lucy his cell phone. Later, Lucy admits she appreciates everything Dustys done. Alison and Aaron both find the second key at the church, but Aaron actually grabs it first. Alison convinces Aaron to let her have it because she needs to show Chris that she can contribute to their relationship. Later, Chris worries that Alison will drop out of the contest but is floored when Alison arrives with the key. He is thrilled when she confesses that Nancy is her secret partner. Nikki Munson returns purporting herself to be a full fledged Federal Agent investigating the Donovan money laundering case. Jack learns that shes still a rookie at the agency and is basically assisting the actual agent assigned to the case. Nikki begs her father to let her take a shot at the case and Hal gives in. Meanwhile, Susan and Emily argue over the contest and break up their partnership. Later, things start off on the wrong foot when Emily interrupts Hal hugging Emily. Emily is less than pleased when she learns that Hal has invited Nikki to live with them.
S49 E58Jun 23, 2004
Ep. #12287 Jun 23, 2004 Simon continues to worry that Pilar will spill all to Katie. He reassures her about Faux. Meanwhile, Mike awakens to find Pilar watching him. He makes it clear that it doesnt matter what Pilar did or didnt do, he will only love Katie. A distressed Pilar decides that Katie must die. Later, as Simon and Katie prepare for their goodbye party, Pilar secretly arrives. An anguished Tom confides his suspicions about Margo to his father. Bob urges restraint, but Toms emotions seem to have the better of him. Meanwhile, Margo is surprised when Jessica is suddenly much more understanding of Margos situation with Doc. Later, Doc stops Jessica, insisting they must talk about what happened last night. In the warehouse, Dusty dislocates his shoulder while trying to protect Lucy. She helps him fix it and the two grow closer. Meanwhile, Nikki questions Molly about Dusty. It becomes apparent that Molly is being followed. Nikki and Emily arent getting along. Emily is dismayed at the idea of her staying longer.
S49 E59Jun 24, 2004
Ep. #12288 Jun 24, 2004 At the party, Henry is suspicious that Simon might have known Pilar from before. Simon covers and Katie buys it, but Henry has his doubts. Later, Katie finds Pilar with a knife to Snickers throat. Jessica and Doc have it out about what happened between them and are nearly discovered by Ben. Meanwhile, Tom is about to confront Margo, but his family interrupts. Margo senses something is wrong, but suspects it may just be her guilty conscience. A stunned Kim overhears Toms suspicions and confronts Doc. Meanwhile, Tom shocks the party by angrily telling Margo he knows what she has done. Jordan quiets the baby and has a bonding moment with Rosanna, but he and Paul are still at odds. Jordan makes it clear he wants to be a full-time father and Rosanna invites him to live at Fairwinds. To Paul and Jennifers surprise, he agrees and Jennifer and Paul insist they'll be spending a lot of time there, too.
S49 E60Jun 25, 2004
Ep. #12289 Jun 25, 2004 Pilar forces Katie to leave with her at knifepoint and takes her to the boathouse where she intends to kill her. Henry and Simon discover Katie is missing and while Simon goes out to look for her, Henry contacts Mike. Mike calls Pilar on her cell phone and figures out her location. As Pilar is about to get her revenge, Mike arrives. While Mike distracts Pilar, Katie pushes Pilar down and she falls on her knife and dies. Simon shows up to find Katie in Mikes arms. Later, Mike tells Margo that he lost Katie because he didnt believe her about Pilar. At home, Katie questions Simon about his relationship with Pilar. At the party, Tom finally confronts Margo about Doc. Margo denies having done anything wrong, but Tom can tell she is hiding something. At home, Tom asks if Margo is intrigued by Doc because their marriage is boring to her. When Margo finds out about Katie, she blames Tom for keeping her from helping her sister. Jessica arrives and tries to persuade Tom to give up pushing Margo about Doc. Tom insists he cant give up until he knows the whole truth. Meanwhile, Kim threatens to fire Doc if he interferes with Margo and Toms marriage. Seeing Tom and Margo fighting has made Chris realize that he wants to hold on to Alison and what they have. He asks her to marry him. Carly learns that Rosanna is allowing Jordan to move in to Fairwinds and doesnt think its a good idea. After, Paul tells Rosanna that he wants to be the one to look out for Rosanna and Cabot. Later, Jordan finds out that Rosanna has decided to allow Paul to move into the house, too.
S49 E61Jun 28, 2004
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S49 E62Jun 29, 2004
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S49 E63Jun 30, 2004
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S49 E66Jul 5, 2004
Ep. #12295 Jul 5, 2004 Paul confesses his feelings to Rosanna. He gets Rosanna to admit to her feelings for him but she insists she cant think about anything but Cabots welfare for now. She agrees to leave the door open between them. Meanwhile, Barbara goes to James to let him know that his plan for Jordan and Rosanna is falling apart. She indirectly asks James for his help in making sure Jordan and Rosanna stay together. Soon after, Cabot mysteriously appears in the middle of Fairwinds, when neither Paul nor Rosanna put him there! A new clue appears in the paper and Chris, Alison, Emily and Susan are all trying to figure it out. When Nancy cant help, Alison goes to Aaron. He agrees to help her, and Alison doesnt tell him about her engagement. Meanwhile, Bob helps Chris with the clue. Chris hurries to the dance studio where the key is apparently hidden and finds a tango lesson underway. Emily and Chris agree to take a tango lesson in order to get to the key. They are dancing together when Alison and Aaron arrive outside. Alison is about to go in when Aaron notices her ring. Tom confronts Margo about the compact and she tells him its not hers. Tom asks her one more time if it was only a kiss between her and Doc. Margo confirms the lie and they agree to try to move on. Jill has overheard everything. She confronts Margo after Tom leaves, promising to keep quiet about what she has witnessed on one condition. Meanwhile, Ben tells Jessica hell agree to in Vitro. At the hospital, Jessica bumps into Doc and admits shes been too hard on him. Then Dr. Schilling informs her she isnt a candidate for in vitro because shes already pregnant! Doc looks on as Ben hugs Jessica to celebrate the good news.
S49 E67Jul 6, 2004
Ep. #12296 Jul 6, 2004 Jill tells Margo shell keep quiet on the condition that Margo helps Jill get Doc into bed. Meanwhile, Tom warns Doc to stay away from Margo. Margo comes to the hospital looking for Jessica and runs into Doc. She explains the situation with Jill and Tom and Bob almost catch them talking. Doc is forced to hide under Bobs desk while Margo gets rid of them. When they are alone, Doc insists he doesnt want any part of Jill. Margo begs for Docs help and he agrees to think about it. Later, Margo confides in Jessica about Jill blackmailing her. Margo mentions that Tom found a compact near Docs car, and Jessica realizes that it is hers. Spooked, Rosanna resolves to find out who moved Cabot. Paul theorizes that Phyllis must have moved the baby. Rosanna admits to Paul how grateful she is for his help. Elsewhere, Barbara is having lunch with Walker and gets a call from James reporting that he has already started creating problems at Fairwinds. Barbara calls Paul and confirms this. Walker notes Barbaras improved mood and she suggests they host a party together to announce their relationship. Chris and Emily manage to get a hold of the key while pretending to be part of the tango class. They decide to team up to get the keys for Alison as a wedding present. Outside, Aaron cant believe Alison is engaged. She is able to convince him how wonderful a wedding present the keys would make. Later, Alison tells Chris about partnering with Aaron, but he keeps his partnership with Emily a secret.
S49 E68Jul 7, 2004
Ep. #12297 Jul 7, 2004 Jessica advises Tom to let go of his suspicions about Margo by symbolically throwing away the compact. Later, Jessica learns shes just a week pregnant and realizes the baby could be Docs. Jill is pressuring Margo to honor her deal by setting her up with Doc. Doc assures Margo hell handle it. He meets with Jill, flatly turns her down and sends her off. Meanwhile, Tom tells Margo about Jessicas advice to throw away the compact and decides to take it. Later, Margo confides in Jessica that shes tempted to investigate the tossed out compact to find out about Docs mystery woman. Jessica rushes to the country club, where she finds Margo holding the compact, which she recognizes as Jessicas. Nikki Munson is taking heat from her boss about her unauthorized deal with Dusty. Hal steps to her defense and Nikkis given a twelve-hour reprieve. Meanwhile, Craig reunites with Lucy but is dismayed to learn that Lucy completely trusts Dusty, who is after Don Creel. In an effort to save himself, Craig casts more suspicion onto Alan and Lucinda vows to get to the bottom of things. Meanwhile, Dusty calls Nikki to say their deals still on and keep Craig from messing things up. Later, Craig is worried that Dusty is getting to close to the truth. Henry admits to Mike that hes lonely without Katie and needs a friend. Mike agrees to meet Henry for lunch. At the police station, Henry runs into Nikki and is smitten. At Metro, he sees her again and convinces Mike to introduce him to her. Mike is surprised to realize its Nikki, and the old friends share a hug, to Henrys chagrin.
S49 E69Jul 8, 2004
Ep. #12298 Jul 8, 2004 A jealous Margo confronts Jessica about the compact and the fact that she has said nothing to her about her meeting with Doc in his car. Jessica claims all of her actions were only to help cover for her with Tom. She insists that Margo has known her for a long time and that she should know shes telling her the truth. Margo apologizes. Ben happens upon an emotional moment between the women and assumes that Jessica has told Margo about her pregnancy, which sparks Margos suspicions once again. Rocco has brought some food and a plastic knife to Molly in the elevator. She sharpens the knife to a point and when Rocco returns, Molly attacks. She nearly escapes, but Rocco overpowers her. Suddenly, Holden arrives and saves the day! Jack arrests Rocco as Molly begs Jack not to leave her alone. He promises to stay by her side. Rosanna realizes Phyllis did not move the baby and her alarm is renewed but Paul covers with Jordan and Jennifer. Barbara arrives to invite everyone to a party to show that shes changed her attitude, but Paul doesnt buy it and confronts Barbara about her motives. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Jordan take the baby out to Java and are horrified when they realize Cabot has been switched with another baby. To Henrys dismay, Nikki and Mike are old pals and start catching up. Henry tries to get a date but Nikki assumes that Henry and Mike are proposing they all go out on the town. After Nikki leaves, Henry makes it clear to Mike that he wants Mike to make himself scarce when the date occurs.
S49 E70Jul 9, 2004
Ep. #12299 Jul 9, 2004 At Java, Jordan and Jennifer are relieved when a woman returns Cabot, and assume it was an innocent mix-up. Back at Fairwinds, Barbara eavesdrops as Jordan explains what happened. Paul and Rosanna finally tell Jordan and Jennifer about Cabots movements around the house and Paul realizes this has James written all over it. Paul, Rosanna, Jordan and Jennifer make a pact that until this is resolved, one of them will always be with Cabot. Later, Paul and Rosanna end up in a passionate kiss. Theyre on the verge of making love when Cabot cries, interrupting. Barbara calls James, filling him in on the latest at Fairwinds. James admits nothing, but is obviously pleased. Margo is shocked to learn that Jessica is pregnant and didnt tell her. Jessica covers. They make amends, but later, a suspicious Margo calls the Harbor View Inn. At Java, Kim confronts Doc with a letter from Jill. Doc swears Jill is just trying to make trouble because he rejected her, but Kim knows this is about Margo. She orders Doc to end the problem or hes fired. Dusty manages to sneak into the window of Lucys room. Shes thrilled to see him. Dusty informs her that hes got a lead on Don Creel. Lucy gives him her good luck charm, which she puts around his neck. She tells him to be careful, and kisses him on the cheek. Meanwhile, Don and Wade catch up with Craig at Metro and threaten to rat him out unless he pays them a million dollars. Craig arranges to meet Don tomorrow. He vows to settle this once and for all, pulling a gun out from under the bar. At Lilys house, Holden blindsides Lily when he announces that hes offered to let Molly stay there with them. Carly says her cousin can stay at her place, where Jack can protect her, but Molly insists that she feels safer with Holden.
S49 E71Jul 12, 2004
Ep. #12300 Jul 12, 2004 Susan, Alison, Chris and Emily meet at Java to discuss the wedding, when Kim arrives with her own wedding plans and wedding planner. Chris, Emily and Alison all cut out separately in pursuit of the latest clue, leaving the wedding planner to referee Susan and Kim. Emily meets Chris at the Lakeview and they trace the key to a bottle of wine in the cellar. They head down to the wine cellar but have to hide as Lisa and Casey enter. Later, Chris and Emily uncover the key but are surprised by an unexpected moment of sexual tension. As they are about to bolt, they realize theyve been locked in. Meanwhile, Alison and Aaron meet up with Nancy, who leads them to the wine as well. As they are about to go, Alison gets word of the war breaking out between Susan and Kim and runs out, much to Aarons disappointment. Dusty is hot on Don Creels trail. Meanwhile, Creel calls Craig, demanding his money, and Craig realizes his only option is to eliminate Creel. After setting up an alibi for himself with Lily, Craig heads over to the rooftop. With his voice disguised, he calls Alan and gives him a false lead out to the Old Mill. Craig then meets up with Creel, and shoots him. Meanwhile, Dusty has surprised Lucy at Lilys, but Lily walks in on their embrace and Dusty departs. Lily tries to warn Lucy about Dusty when Craig walks in. Lucy is stunned when Craig claims he is sorry for misjudging Dusty . Meanwhile, Dusty has caught up to Creel on the rooftop, who with his dying breath says that Lucys father set up the whole operation. Hal and Nikki find Dusty with Creels body, and he urges them to consider looking into Craigs involvement.
S49 E72Jul 13, 2004
Ep. #12301 Jul 13, 2004 Dusty presents his case, but Hal remains dubious about Craigs role in Creels shooting. Nikki convinces her dad to at least question Craig. Hal's doubts seem to be confirmed when Lily provides Craig an alibi. Munson receives the ballistics report and confronts Dusty with the fact that the bullet that killed Creel came from Dustys gun. Meanwhile, Nikki notices that Dusty is torn over whether to tell Lucy about what he suspects. Later, Wade shows up and threatens Craig. Margo gets confirmation from the Bay City hotel staff that Jessica was indeed in Docs room that night. Meanwhile, Ben is surprised that Jessica is so agitated about her pregnancy. Jessica covers with Ben and with Doc who comes by and notices a book on pre-natal care. Later, Margo confronts Jessica, declaring she knows Jessica slept with Doc. In the wine cellar, a trapped Emily and Chris open a bottle of wine while Alison is forced to deal with Susan and Kim on her own. An emotional Alison makes Kim and Susan see how much this wedding will mean to her while Chris and Emily grow closer. Once out of the cellar, an uneasy Chris and Emily give Alison a made up story of why they were together and couldnt be reached.
S49 E73Jul 14, 2004
Ep. #12302 Jul 14, 2004 Margo confronts Jessica, who scrambles to cover the truth. Eventually, she is forced to admit that she slept with Doc. Margo realizes the baby could be Docs and is furious that Jessica intends to deceive Ben as well. Meanwhile, Ben witnesses Jill go ballistic, blabbing to everyone who can hear details about Doc and Margos affair. Jill is fired because of her actions and vows revenge on Doc. Later, Ben comes home and Margo seems ready to expose the truth. Wade threatens Craig, blackmailing him for twice as much money and giving him half the time, and noting he could rat him out about shooting Creel. Meanwhile, Hal remains suspicious of Dusty while both Dusty and Nikki fear letting Lucy learn the truth. Later, Lucy asks Dusty who is framing him for murder as Dusty debates whether or not to tell her his suspicions about her father. Everyone comes to Barbaras celebratory dinner but Jack and a security guard are there to prevent anything from going wrong. During dinner, James contacts Barbara and calls her on her true motives. Later, Jack warns Barbara not to get into trouble. Meanwhile, Rosanna confides in Carly that she and Paul are growing closer. At the end of dinner, all eyes are temporarily diverted from Cabot by a toast and the lights go out.
S49 E74Jul 15, 2004
Ep. #12303 Jul 15, 2004 When the lights come back on at Barbaras, Cabot is gone! Rosanna attacks Barbara, accusing her of arranging the whole evening to take Rosannas baby but Barbara vehemently denies any involvement. Rosanna gets a call from Fairwinds, where Cabot was found in his stroller. The baby is perfectly healthy, but wearing a clown suit and Paul is convinced of James involvement. He pledges to a distraught Rosanna that he will find a way to stop James. A frustrated Jordan vows that he and Rosanna will do whatever it takes to protect Cabot. Back at Barbaras, Carly cautions Walker not to be blind to Barbaras past. Later, Walker asks Barbara if she was involved in Cabots disappearance, and she lashes out at him. Dusty cant bring himself to tell Lucy he suspects it was Craig who shot Creel. He is touched by Lucys unwavering faith in him. Meanwhile, Craig is trying to come up with a way to pay Wades two million dollar blackmail threat. When Sierra arrives, he thinks he has found his answer. Craig and Sierra go at the police station where Craig tries to quell Lucys adamant defense of Dusty. Meanwhile, Lily questions Alan and becomes more than a little suspicious of her new brother-in-law. Dusty asks Nikki to see if the medical examiner can establish not just the time of death, but also the time Creel was shot. Margo is on the verge of spilling the truth to Ben but cant do it and storms out. Jessica panics when Ben reveals what happened with Jill at the country club. Jessica tracks Margo down to tell her about the Jill problem. Margo is mortified, but rebuffs Jessicas offer of help. Jessica appeals to Margo not to throw away their years of friendship but Margo is unmoved.
S49 E75Jul 16, 2004
Ep. #12304 Jul 16, 2004 Paul visits James in prison and finds Jordan and Cabot there. In spite of Pauls protests, Jordan allows James to hold the baby. Paul and Jordan return to Fairwinds with Cabot and Paul tells Jordan that they are in a war with James. Rosanna is alone with Cabot when she finds a note from James tucked inside his shirt. It says that the person he really wanted to see was Rosanna. Although her father is skeptical, Nikki urges Hal to call the medical examiner and look into Dustys theory about Creels shooting. Working on her sympathies, Craig lands a check for two million dollars from Sierra. Craig reports to Wade that he will soon have the blackmail money. Lucy convinces Lily that Dusty is not a murderer and asks her to help get Dusty a lawyer. Hal returns to Dusty and Lucy and reveals that Dustys theory checks out. Creel was shot before Dusty arrived at the rooftop. When Holden and Lily have to go out at the same time, Molly insists that they let her stay with Natalie and Faith. When she is alone with the girls, Starziak shows up and threatens Molly. Later, Molly fills Holden and Lily in about this, and Holden promises to stand by her. But Lily tells Holden that Molly has to go.
S49 E76Jul 19, 2004
Ep. #12305 Jul 19, 2004 Rosanna visits Stenbeck and asks him what he wants from her. She reels when James explains that in order to secure Cabots well being, she must forgo thoughts of annulment with Jordan and consummate the marriage. Meanwhile, at Fairwinds, Barbara learns that Paul is more devoted to Rosanna than ever. Shes less than pleased when she runs into Jennifer and Jordan, who are planning a romantic holiday. Barbara calls James, who assures her the plans are in motion to break up the couples. Later, Rosanna returns to Fairwinds and makes a play for Jordan. Paul enters and discovers them in an intimate embrace. Dusty and Lucy learn that the medical examiner discovered that Dusty could not have killed Creel and Dusty is free to go. Elated Lucy wants to stay by Dustys side, but he sends her away. Meanwhile, Craig meets with Wade to arrange the money drop. Wade leaves just as Dusty shows up to announce his plans to expose Craig. Meanwhile, a rejected Lucy goes in search of Sierra and finds Craig with Dusty. Dusty exits and Lucy and Craig share a warm moment while a hidden Wade observes all. After leaving Lily and Holdens house, Molly is taken into protective custody. Although she is hesitant to testify, Nikki convinces her to do so. Jack tells Carly about Mollys predicament and Carly sympathizes with Lily not wanting to involve her family in a possibly dangerous situation. Soon after, Molly shows up on Jack and Carlys doorstep, asking to stay with them.
S49 E77Jul 20, 2004
Ep. #12306 Jul 20, 2004 Paul agrees that Jordan and Jennifer should take their trip, which disrupts Rosannas plans for seducing Jordan. Paul assures Rosanna that hell look after everything. Jennifer and Jordan leave, and once theyre alone, Paul declares his love for Rosanna. Rosanna wants to respond but holds back. Paul kisses her and she cant help but give in until Cabots cries pull her out of it. Dusty questions Alan and is satisfied that he isnt behind things. Dusty then asks him about Craig. Alan cant conceive of Craig doing such a thing, but Dusty makes his case. Meanwhile, Hal calls Craig to go over his alibi once more and reveals that Creels dying words were that Lucys father was behind everything. Hal gets it on the record that Lily never actually saw Craig, but only heard him, which weakens Craigs alibi. Scared, Craig continues to make Alan look guilty in Lilys eyes. Meanwhile, Lucy confides in her mother her feelings about Dusty. Sierra is surprised at the depth of Lucys feelings but remains diplomatic. At Metro, Lucy visits Dusty who, determined to get Craig, fights his feelings and tries to push her away. Lucy is crushed but notices he keeps the charm she gave him around his neck. Carly agrees to let Molly stay with them, but Molly hears Carly expressing concern to Jack. Molly and Carly face off and have a breakthrough in their strained relationship.
S49 E78Jul 21, 2004
Ep. #12307 Jul 21, 2004 Molly learns that Jack and Carly have decided to protect Parker and Sage by taking them to stay with Emma. At the Snyder Pond, Jack and Carly discuss how lucky they are. Meanwhile, Holden visits Molly to offer her support, but when he leaves, Starziak shows up and shoots the cop assigned to protect her. Molly discovers the cops dead body and then finds Starziak. Alison and Susan argue over wedding dresses as Aaron finds out that an Oakdale teenager has already accumulated five Keys to the Kingdom. Aaron catches up with Alison at Fashions and, with some help from Lisa, they solve the latest clue. However, Alison cant get the wedding dress that she is wearing undone fast enough, so she and Aaron take off with her still in it. Emily tells Chris that shes decided that she wants to give up the game and make things right with Hal instead. She goes to the police station and learns from Nikki that Nikki has been ordered back to Washington. Nikki sees Emilys relief at this news and calls her on it. The two get into an argument, and Hal sides with Nikki. Emily returns to Chris and says shes back in. Lucy announces to Dusty that shes told her mother that she doesnt want to go back to Montega; she wants to stay in Oakdale with him. Dusty tries to change her mind, but Lucy counters every one of his arguments. Finally, Dusty sends Lucy away and she starts to cry. Dusty tries to wipe her tears away and ends up pulling her into a passionate kiss.
S49 E79Jul 22, 2004
Ep. #12308 Jul 22, 2004 Having dropped the kids off at Emmas and left a policeman guarding Molly, Jack and Carly go skinny dipping in the Snyder pond. After, they make love in the back seat of the car, unaware that Starziak has Molly. Jack and Carly return home and come upon the cops dead body on the porch. Jack draws his weapon and rushes in to nab Starziak while Carly comforts a hysterical Molly. Jack calls Hal, who sends backup. Molly begs Jack to get Starziak out of there. To calm Molly down, Jack decides to take Starziak to the hospital himself. As Jack drives, Starziak manages to get a knife from his boot and hold it to Jacks throat. At Fashions, Kim, Lisa and Susan are distressed that Alison left with the wedding dress. Alison and Aaron rush to Snyder Pond in search of the next key in the contest. Alison struggles with one of the teens ahead in the game and they both end up in the pond! Alison gets the key, but must return a muddy mess to face the music at Fashions. At the Old Mill with Chris searching for the key, Emily trips and falls on a rusty nail that punctures her hand. Chris gently tends to her, and a close moment is interrupted by the arrival of some other treasure hunters. When Emily faints, Chris picks her up and carries her out. Mike and Henry come to the police station to pick up Nikki, but shes not there. Later, Mike and Henry are shocked to find Nikki hustling pool at Yos. She explains that she had a really rough day at work and forgot about their plans. Henry comes on too strong, and she blows him off. Mike appeals to her to give Henry a chance, but she reveals shes being sent back to Washington. Mike urges her to quit her job if she's unhappy. Soon after, Nikki gets a call about Jack from Hal and rushes out.
S49 E80Jul 23, 2004
Ep. #12309 Jul 23, 2004 Jack is able to stop Starziak from escaping, but the car swerves into a bridge. Jack comes to Starziaks rescue, but he turns the tables and Jack dangles from the car over the bridge. Meanwhile, Carly has an uneasy feeling about what is going on, but covers with an agitated Parker. Later, Carly learns Jack has not made it to the hospital as Jack, Starziak and the car go over the bridge and into the water below. Ben realizes Margo and Jessica are fighting and assumes that Margo must have slept with Doc. Later, Doc learns that Jessica is pregnant. Margo confronts Doc about his night with Jessica. When Margo hears all about Jills scene at the club, she realizes she must tell Tom everything. Meanwhile, Jill fills Tom in on what she knows. As Margo arrives to find Tom, she is horrified to find Tom with Jill. Chris and Emily are almost caught again by Alison, who is puzzled by Chris preoccupation. Emily and Chris consider stopping their secret, but decide to continue for Alisons sake. Meanwhile, Alison confides in Aaron, who clearly has stronger feelings for her than he is letting on.
S49 E81Jul 26, 2004
Ep. #12310 Jul 26, 2004 Carly panics when she finds out that Jack never showed up at the hospital, but covers for Parker. Later, Emma offers to stay with Parker while Molly and Carly go to the police station and Holden goes to search for Jack. Carly walks in as Nikki learns from Hal that Jacks license plate was found at the crash site on the bridge. Nikki and Molly try to prevent Carly from going to the bridge but she heads out anyway. Nikki questions Molly as to why Jack took Starziak away without backup. Carly learns from Hal that it appears Jacks car went over the bridge. Rosanna asks for Barbaras help in creating distractions so that she can create a real marriage with Jordan. Later, Paul arrives and warns Barbara not to interfere with his relationship with Rosanna. Rosanna overhears Pauls optimism about their relationship and feels awful but insists that Barbara proceed with the plan. Barbara agrees to help Rosanna. Tom confronts Margo with everything Jill has told him. Furious about her lying, Tom packs a suitcase and leaves, making it clear he wants a separation. Margo is left completely heartbroken. Meanwhile, Doc figures out that Jessica is pregnant with what could be his child. Shes surprised when he announces that he wants her to be happy with Ben and that he wont make a claim on the child. Ben finds Jessica with Doc and Doc exits gracefully. Casey calls, upset at the trouble between his parents, and Ben suggests that he and Jessica offer their support to their friends. Margo overhears Ben talking about how he thinks Margo slept with Doc, and she wants to set the record straight.
S49 E82Jul 27, 2004
Ep. #12311 Jul 27, 2004 While Hal tries to calm a hysterical Carly, the police discover Jacks car but no sign of Jack or Starziak. At the police station, Nikki informs Hal, Carly and Holden that due to heavy rains, the currents are strong and the search area is expanding quickly. Carly confronts Molly and blames her for Jacks possible death. Later, Holden comforts a guilty Molly. Carly returns home and is stunned when Parker insists that Jack was calling for her earlier. Meanwhile, Hal, dealing with his own grief, turns to Nikki for comfort. Margo appears ready to tell Ben all when a call about Jack stops her. After, Ben asks Jessica if she is hiding something from him. She covers and is desperate to find a way she can stop Margo from talking. Later, a distraught Casey fails to get answers from his mother about what is happening between his parents. Meanwhile, Tom runs into Doc and informs him he has left Margo. When Doc urges Tom to reconcile, Tom loses it. He attacks Doc and gets them both arrested. Emily has to cover the true story about her injury with Alison, who admits that Chris seems distracted lately. Emily and Chris have an awkward encounter. Later, Chris assures Alison that he does want to marry her and kisses her passionately to prove to her - and himself - that this is true.
S49 E83Jul 28, 2004
Ep. #12312 Jul 28, 2004 Carly has a dream and fears Jack has drowned. Later, she arrives at the station to learn a body has been found and rushes to the bridge, just in time to see a body bag being pulled from the river. Meanwhile, Parker tells Rosanna about Jack calling to Carly last night. Margo and Jessica arrive to find Doc and Tom in jail. Jessica is scared that Margo will expose her and privately begs Tom to reconcile with his wife. Later, Doc points out to Margo that if she tells anyone else about his affair with Jessica that she could be ruining the life of Jessicas innocent unborn child. He insists that no one else know the truth. Meanwhile, Tom realizes that Jessica was the one who slept with Doc. Alison and Chris make arrangements to meet with a minister. Later, the minister mistakes Emily for Alison and remarks that Chris and Emily look very much in love. Meanwhile, Alison gets upset when Aaron says that if Chris is reluctant to marry Alison for any reason, then she shouldnt get married. After, Alison thinks she has done well with the minister and is excited about the wedding, unaware of what is going on between Emily and Chris. Barbara informs her children that her eye condition may have returned and gets Paul and Jennifer to agree to come with her to New York City for treatment. She phones Rosanna to say that now is the time to make her move on Jordan.
S49 E84Jul 29, 2004
Ep. #12313 Jul 29, 2004 Carly and Hal identify the body as Starziak, and Carly continues to cling to the hope that Jack is alive. But when Hal changes the mission from rescue to recovery, Carly has to face the fact that Jack could not have survived. Later, the Snyder family is stunned by the news. Parker overhears Emma and Lily discussing the police searching for Jack in the water and sneaks out the house, assuming that Jack is at Snyder Pond. Meanwhile, Lily walks in on Molly comforting Holden. Lily takes Holden in her arms, leaving Molly on the outside. Alan alerts Craig that Dusty accused him of being behind Lucys kidnapping. After, Craig goes to Lucindas pool house where Sierra and Alan are staying and plants incriminating evidence to frame Alan. Meanwhile, Lucy and Dusty identify Wade Larsens photo from pictures Nikki has brought. Dusty finds out Wade has checked into a hotel in Reno, Nevada and decides to go there to question Wade about whos behind the kidnapping. Lucy wants to tag along, but Dusty insists she stay in Oakdale. When Dusty leaves, Lucy gives her bodygaurd the slip and sneaks out. Jessica begs Tom not to tell Ben the truth about her and Doc. Tom wont promise but admits he knows this news would destroy Ben. Later, Tom finds Margo at the police station and tells her he wants to continue with their plans to separate. Meanwhile, Jessica tries to make a romantic dinner for Ben but is plagued by her guilt.
S49 E85Jul 30, 2004
Ep. #12314 Jul 30, 2004 At the bridge, Carly and Hal prepare to break the news about Jack to Parker. They arrive home to find a distressed Emma and Parker gone. Meanwhile, Parker has ridden his bike to the Snyder Pond, where finds a rowboat and goes out into the middle of the Pond in search of Jack. He loses his balance and falls into the water! Carly and Hal arrive at the pond, see Parkers bike then the empty boat and inner tube floating on the empty pond! Rosanna cant go through with seducing Jordan, and finally breaks down and admits the truth. Jordan refuses to be blackmailed by James, but agrees they must keep Cabot safe. In New York, Paul begins to suspect Barbaras up to something. Over Jennifers objections he calls Walker, and gets confirmation that Barbara is lying. Paul decides to wait until Barbara reveals more of her plan before confronting her. Craig is trapped in the pool house when Alan and Sierra unexpectedly return. On the verge of making love, Alan and Sierra are interrupted by Lucys bodyguard who reports that Lucy gave him the slip. They head out to look for her. Meanwhile, Dusty kicks in Wades hotel room door and demands to know who hired him and Creel to grab Lucy. Just as Wade is about to expose Craig, Dusty sees Lucy outside the door and knocks out Wade in order to keep Lucy from learning the truth. Furious, Dusty throws Lucy out. Wade gets up, attacks Dusty and escapes. Dusty comes to and finds Lucy tending to him. Meanwhile, Sierra discovers that Dusty and Lucy are in Reno. Meanwhile, Craig calls Wade and demands to know what hes done with Lucy. Wade reveals that Lucys with Dusty in a Reno hotel room, but Wade warns Craig hes coming back to collect his money.
S49 E86Aug 2, 2004
Ep. #12315 Aug 2, 2004 Carly and Hal realize that Parker has fallen into the Snyder Pond. Carly goes right in to look for him while Hal organizes a search party. Meanwhile, Parker is close to drowning and has a near-death experience where his dead half-sister Nora appears to him and begins to pull him toward the white light. Just then, Jack appears and urges Parker to keep fighting, saying its not yet their time to go. Strengthened by Jacks words, Parker revives as Carly finds him. Later, Parker tells Hal and Carly about seeing Jack and insists that Jack is still with them. Sierra catches up with Lucy and Dusty in Reno where she makes Dusty promise that he will break off his relationship with Lucy and send her back to Oakdale. Dusty begins shoving the money Wade left behind into a suitcase in an effort to push Lucy away. She takes off, upset, and Dusty follows. Lily finds an unnerved Craig packing, and he continues to make Alan look guilty. Later, Wade calls Craig to say that he is back, having lost his money, and that the police are after him. Wade demands Craigs help, then starts a small fire in Cals Den to convince Craig that he means business. Craig maintains that he cant help Wade, who vows to take matters into his own hands. At the same time, Lily searches Alan and Sierras room where she finds Lucys trust fund papers, the ones that Craig planted. Alan then interrupts her and Lily is alarmed when Alan announces plans to take Lucy back to Montega. Molly admits to Holden that she fears Carly was right to call her dangerous and because of this, she is going to stay out of Holdens life. Holden tries to change her mind and insists that she can always count on him.
S49 E87Aug 3, 2004
Ep. #12316 Aug 3, 2004 Kim fires Doc, citing his contracts morals clause among other reasons. But Docs luck changes fast. On their way out, they run into the Country Clubs manager, a big fan of Docs, who offers him a job as a golf instructor. Meanwhile, Margo pleads with Tom to reconsider leaving, but hes determined to separate at least for now. They talk to Casey and Tom blames the separation on the fact that hes had to work long hours. Casey wonders if something else is up, but Tom covers for Margo. As Tom heads out, Margo drives devastated Casey to the Country Club for his golf lesson. Theyre surprised to find Doc is the new golf instructor! Lucy is furious with Alan and Sierra for making her leave Reno and Dusty. Meanwhile, Lily tells Craig that Sierra and Alan plan to take Lucy to Montega tonight. Craig tries to brush aside her concerns, but Lily tells him she found Lucys trust fund papers among Alans things. Back at the house, Lily bursts in with Craig behind her and insists Lucy stay in Oakdale. However, when Lily goes, Craig declares that Alan should take Lucy to Montega - and not let her out of his sight. Lucy gets defensive, and accuses Craig of trying to keep her from Dusty. After, Lucy gets a call from Wade who claims to be phoning on behalf of very injured Dusty. He says that Dusty wants her to visit him in at the hospital.
S49 E88Aug 4, 2004
Ep. #12317 Aug 4, 2004 Dusty gets to the parking garage just as Wade nabs Lucy and speeds away. Nikki arrives and Dusty gives her a partial description of Wade. Meanwhile, Craig is concerned when Lucy is gone, but Sierra assumes her daughter has gone in search of Dusty. Lily suggests to Craig that they alert the cops as to Alans possible involvement, but Craig nixes the idea. Dusty finds Sierra and Craig at Lucinda s house and openly accuses him of being behind everything. Craig denies, and Sierra and Lily back him up. While Sierra, Lily and Dusty argue, Craig slips out and calls Wade, who declares that hes taking Montgomery down. Meanwhile, Lucy makes a daring escape attempt from Wades car trunk, but Wade knocks her out and puts her in a Plexiglas box. Wade videotapes Lucy as he buries her alive. Carly and Hal return with Parker, who still insists Jack isnt dead and relays his underwater vision. Hal goes upstairs to console Parker while Emily comforts Carly. Emily confides that Hal is shutting her out. Later, Hal assures Carly hell find a way to make Parker come to terms with Jacks death. Margo refuses to let Doc anywhere near her son and takes an angry Casey home. Later, Casey confronts his mother about having an affair with Doc and ruining their family. Meanwhile, Curtis calls Ben and Jessica to the Lakeview Lounge to celebrate their pregnancy. Tom arrives and Ben invites him to join them. Tom admits that he and Margo have separated. Jessica is upset, but Tom insists that the marriage was dealt an irrevocable blow. After, Ben tells Jessica he hopes that Tom and Margo will get back together again and be as happy as they are. Jessica then prays to herself that she and Ben will stay happy.
S49 E89Aug 5, 2004
Ep. #12318 Aug 5, 2004 Dusty and Nikki search for clues to find Lucy. Elsewhere, Sierra receives a tape of Lucy being buried alive. Wade calls and instructs Sierra to have Alan, alone, bring two million dollars to the bell tower in exchange for Lucys location. Suspicious of Alan, Lily secretly tells Craig where the drop is - and then follows. Alan arrives with the money, and a gun, but so does Craig. Wade reveals the truth about Craigs involvement and Alan vows that both men will get the justice they deserve. However, Alan and Craig end up in a struggle and Alan shoots Craig in the arm. Lily arrives right at this moment and in an attempt to disarm Alan, she is knocked out. Wade shoots Alan dead and goes to take Lily as a hostage when Craig lunges at him and Lily and Wade go out the window. Craig barely manages to grab Lily with his wounded arm just as she lets go of the ledge. Meanwhile, Dusty sees the tape and realizes where Lucy must be. He rushes to a construction site and digs a lifeless Lucy out of the box. Barbaras scheme is exposed and Paul, Jennifer and Walker reject her. Meanwhile, Rosanna continues to fret over Cabots safety. She and Jordan come to the conclusion that the only way to protect their son is to truly make love. They kiss - as Paul watches. Chris persistent thoughts of Emily make him uneasy about the wedding - and he ends up in a fight with Alison. Alison blames her mother and believes only Emily can resolve things. A reluctant Emily tracks Chris down who admits that he thinks he is making a terrible mistake.
S49 E90Aug 6, 2004
Ep. #12319 Aug 6, 2004 After a few tense minutes of CPR, Dusty gets a lifeless Lucy to respond. Dusty apologizes to Lucy for pushing her away and promises hell never let her go again. They kiss. Later, Dusty brings Lucy home, and she has a joyful reunion with Craig, Lucinda and Lily. Painfully, Craig extends his hand to Dusty and thanks him for saving his daughter. After, Dusty overhears Craig say hes certain that Alan Drake was behind Lucys kidnapping. Dusty goes ballistic and calls Craig a liar as Lucy walks in. Carly brings Parker to the police station, where Hal, Margo and other cops conduct a little ceremony to try to help Parker accept Jacks death. But Parker insists that Jack will be back. After, Carly returns to the bridge alone, and says an emotional and tearful good-bye to her husband. Meanwhile, Jack opens his eyes in a mysterious location, and a woman hovers over him wearing a nurses uniform. Paul pulls Jordan away from Rosanna and decks him! Rosanna tries to explain that she and Jordan have decided to make a go of their marriage, but Paul doesnt buy it. Rosanna and Jordan finally fill Paul in on James ultimatum. Alone with Paul, Rosanna begs him to accept her decision for Cabots sake but Paul refuses. To prove that she loves him, too, Paul kisses Rosanna and then carries her upstairs to bed! Aaron finds an upset Alison at the Country Club. He proposes a new strategy for winning the next key. Meanwhile, Emily assures Chris hes having a completely normal case of cold feet. Chris is still unconvinced, and Emily wonders whether its the big wedding he doesnt want - or Alison. Later, Emily and Chris end up in steamy lip lock which Aaron witnesses!
S49 E91Aug 9, 2004
Ep. #12320 Aug 9, 2004 Dusty reluctantly explains to Lucy why he believes Craig is responsible for the kidnapping. Craig then tells Lucy his version of what happened at the Bell Tower and Lily confirms that Alan is the guilty party. It looks like Craigs tracks are covered when suddenly Lucinda delivers the news that Alan isnt dead. At the hospital, Dusty tries to reach out to Lucy but, overwhelmed by his accusations against Craig, she rebuffs him. Sierra pleads with Alan to fight for his life, and Alan opens his eyes. A nurse named Julia tends to the injured Jack at a country hospital in Missouri. Jack thinks he knows who she is, although he cant seem to remember his name or how he got there. Following the doctors advice, Julia encourages Jacks belief that he knows her. Meanwhile, Molly and Carly have a run-in at the bridge. Carly breaks down and goes to sit in Jacks Corvette, where shes joined by Mike who takes her out for a ride. Molly comforts Holden as he gives in to his grief. Later, they share an awkward moment when Holden finds her getting ready for the shower. Aaron doesnt interrupt Chris and Emilys kiss. He goes to Alison, trying to bring himself to tell her what he just saw. But Alison wont let him say anything negative about Chris or the wedding. Aaron decides to keep quiet but is furious later when a contrite Chris shows up with flowers for Alison. Meanwhile, Emily goes to find Hal in the police station, and he apologizes for shutting her out. She starts to cry and Hal, mistakin
S49 E92Aug 10, 2004
Ep. #12321 Aug 10, 2004 Craig worries Alan will expose him, but Drake suffers another relapse. Later, stabilized and alone with his wife, Alan manages to speak Craigs name to Sierra. After, Craig causes Alan to have another episode - which leads to his death - and Montgomery is certain hes in the clear until Sierra reveals that Alan spoke his name as he took his last breath. Meanwhile, an emotional Lucy thanks Dusty for saving her life, but his belief about Craig keeps them apart. Rosanna fears she has ruined everything by giving into her feelings and sleeping with Paul. Meanwhile, Jordan is forced to break up with Jennifer. Paul summons the governor, deciding to fight James in a new way. Encouraged by Pauls new plan, Jordan tries to reconnect with Jennifer, but she blows him off. Meanwhile, a smug James is stunned to learn that the governor has authorized his transfer to a maximum security facility in California. Margo tells Tom that Casey suspects that something has happened between her and Doc Reese. They discover their son is gone. Meanwhile, Casey confronts Doc. Tom and Margo bond a bit while searching for Casey. Later, Casey coldly rejects his mother. Margo and Casey are surprised when Tom supports Margo, insisting Casey listen to her. Meanwhile, Jessica and Doc share a sincere conversation about all that has happened when suddenly, Jessica doubles over in pain.
S49 E93Aug 11, 2004
Ep. #12322 Aug 11, 2004 Jennifer blasts her mother and announces that shes moving back to Europe. Later, Jennifer is shocked to run into Jordan, who apologizes for pushing her away and shows her annulment papers he and Rosanna had drawn up. Meanwhile, Barbara begs for Walkers forgiveness, but he refuses to give her a second chance. James is truly blindsided by the news of his transfer while Paul thoroughly enjoys watching his father squirm. James asks Rosanna if shes sure this is what she wants but Rosanna stands by Paul. Later, Barbara gets an audiocassette from James asking for her help. Back at Fairwinds, Paul, Rosanna, Jennifer and Jordan toast to finally being free, while James vows that its not over. Craig insists that Alan uttering his name as his final word means nothing. At Lucindas, Dusty and Craig continue to argue, with Lily defending Craig. After, Lily is forced to tell Sierra that it appears that Alan was behind Lucys kidnapping. Sierra refuses to believe it, but Lily explains that she saw a copy of Lucys trust agreement in Alans luggage. Later, Sierra finds all of the evidence Craig planted, as Lucy watches. Lucy returns to the main house with the evidence and tells Dusty he was wrong about Craig, going into her fathers arms. Doc rushes Jessica into the hospital. Ben arrives and gets the devastating news that Jessica has lost the baby. Ben and Jessica cry together over the loss of the child. Later, a surprisingly vulnerable Doc enters and comforts her. Meanwhile, Ben asks Walker to do a genetic work-up on the fetus to see if there were any problems they should take into account when trying again.
S49 E94Aug 12, 2004
Ep. #12323 Aug 12, 2004 Rosanna shares the happy news with Carly that she and Paul are in love and James is being transferred to a maximum-security prison. Elsewhere, Jennifer reports to Barbara that she is staying in Oakdale to be with Jordan, but that she still wants no part of Barbara. On the tape from James, Barbara hears a subtle threat to Will if Barbara doesnt do what James demands. She makes a call for a helicopter. During his transfer, James cons the state trooper into removing his handcuffs, and then fakes a seizure. He grabs the state troopers gun and shoots both state troopers. He boards the helicopter that Barbara has sent and heads back towards Oakdale. Jack remembers a song from his wedding, which Julia knows as well. She suggests that he look inside his wedding ring. He does and discovers that his name is Jack. Julia explains that she used to wear a wedding ring, and hers was inscribed, too. Lily tells Craig that Sierra doesnt want to turn over the evidence against Alan, but Craig talks Lily into ignoring Sierras wishes. Meanwhile, Dusty tells Nikki that he thinks Alan is being set up as Lucys kidnapper. Nikki goes to Lucindas, where she collects the evidence against Alan. Later, Dusty reminds Craig that he knows Craig ordered the kidnapping, and that he will not change his mind. Lucy walks in on their argument. She declares that Dusty is killing her with his suspicions and begs him to give it up. Meanwhile, Sierra finds a letter from Alan saying that he has gone to get her daughter back for her because he loves her so much.
S49 E95Aug 13, 2004
Ep. #12324 Aug 13, 2004 James has made his escape and is headed to Oakdale. Meanwhile, Paul, Rosanna, Jennifer and Jordan decide to take Cabot to the carnival to celebrate their freedom. Paul asks Rosanna to marry him and she accepts. Jordan panics when he thinks he has spotted James. He calls the warden and learns of James escape. Jordan and Jennifer dash to the carousel to warn Paul and Rosanna, who is on the carousel with Cabot. Jordan tells Paul whats going on and Paul looks up to find Rosanna and Cabot have vanished! Lucy and Dusty admit their feelings for each other, and vow to take things as they come for right now. Dusty chooses to let go of his accusations of Craigs involvement for Lucys sake. Meanwhile, Sierra learns the police are closing the case and pinning everything on Alan. Craig comforts Sierra and says something that reminds her about the two million dollars she gave him. Shaken, Sierra goes to Dusty and asks him to tell her everything he suspects about Craig. Dusty refuses and advises her to let it go, but Sierra insists that she cant. Aaron confronts Chris about his kiss with Emily. Chris claims it was nothing and accuses Aaron of wanting Alison for himself. Later, Chris goes to Emily, who downplays the kiss and their feelings for each other. Meanwhile, Alison gives Aaron a wedding invitation. Although he refuses, Alison talks him into attending. She shows him the new clue to the Keys to the Kingdom game and the two go off in search. Meanwhile, Emily has spotted the new clue as well but Chris says he cant be her partner anymore. A hurt Emily goes off alone until a confused Chris gives in and follows her.
S49 E96Aug 16, 2004
Ep. #12325 Aug 16, 2004 Hal is informed that Stenbeck has escaped. Meanwhile, a frantic Paul, Jennifer and Jordan search the carnival for the missing Rosanna and Cabot. Jordan turns on Paul. Meanwhile, Rosanna pleads for her baby in the underground hideaway where Stenbeck has taken them. Stenbeck rails against Paul but Rosanna defends him and reveals she loves him. Later, James, dressed in a clown suit, orders Paul to meet him secretly. Elsewhere, Jennifer discovers Barbara trying to destroy the tape that Stenbeck sent her. Barbara confesses what she did but insists that she did it to protect Will. Jennifer tells Hal everything and as Hal confronts Barbara, Paul arrives at the cabin. He hears Rosanna and the baby inside and is about to find them as James comes out to greet him. Parker shows Carly and Mike the repaired compass hes found, a gift from Jack intended for Carly. Parker wants to use it to locate Jack. Mike persuades Carly to let Parker hold on to his hope of finding Jack in order to let Parker deal with Jacks death in his own way. Later, Parker writes a note to Jack and places it in a bottle to later drop in the river. Meanwhile, Jack is anxious to leave the hospital. Julia continues to play into Jacks idea that he remembers her. When Julias son JJ arrives, Jack begins to think that JJ is his son and Julia is his wife. Emily and Chris go to Frankfurters mattress store to search for the key where they fall into a bed together and start to make out passionately. Meanwhile, Alison and Aaron mistakenly get embroiled in a hot dog eating contest at Mabels, thinking its the place where the next key is hidden. Later, Nancy points Aaron and Alison in the direction of Frankfurters.
S49 E97Aug 17, 2004
Ep. #12326 Aug 17, 2004 Chris and Emily hide under a bed, but Aaron and Alison discover them. They come clean regarding the six keys and point Alison in the direction of the next one. Alison is ecstatic about finding her fifth key, oblivious to Chris and Emilys discomfort around each other. Later, Chris promises to do right by Alison and Aaron begrudgingly agrees not to say anything about the kiss. Convinced that Julia is his wife, Jack asks her to take him home. She rushes out of the room, overwhelmed and not sure what to do. Dr. Greenwood entreats her to continue to play along. Julia returns to Jack and tends to his fever. Later, Julia is sent home and Jack checks himself out of the hospital on a search for anything that could jog his memory. Meanwhile, Carly and Parker head back to the bridge so Parker can send Jack his letter. Carly finds comfort in Parkers hope. They return home to Mike and Sage when Holden arrives. He urges Carly to finally hold a memorial for Jack, and while not entirely ready, she agrees. At the police station, Barbara denies any knowledge of Rosanna and Cabots whereabouts. Jordan and Jennifer accuse her of helping James escape but Barbara attempts to defend herself. Meanwhile, James invites Paul into the cabin, and gives him a choice. He explains that theres bomb on the premises and Paul will only have enough time to rescue either Rosanna or Cabot - but not both. James flees and Paul is faced with the decision. Rosanna calls out for him to save Cabot first, but Paul decides to free Rosanna and takes her to safety. Just as hes about to go back in for Cabot, the cabin explodes!
S49 E98Aug 18, 2004
Ep. #12327 Aug 18, 2004 Rosanna wakes up in a hospital room, and demands that Paul and Carly take her to the explosion site. Hal informs Jordan, Rosanna, Paul and Carly that forensics has found evidence that Cabot perished in the explosion. Rosanna is devastated. She then gets a letter from James stating that he gave Paul a choice of who to save, and Paul chose Rosanna and not Cabot. Rosanna turns on Paul and leaves with Carly. Sierra tells Dusty about giving Craig two million dollars before Lucy was kidnapped. Dusty reveals that Wade had a suitcase of money in Reno, but insists that they might both lose Lucy if they voice their suspicious about Craig. Sierra maintains that she has to take that chance. Meanwhile, Craig is not pleased when Lucy announces that she has decided not to enroll at Williams. Lucy and Craig go to Sierra and find her with Dusty. Lucy is surprised when Dusty sides with Craig. Sierra convinces Lucy to hold off on making the decision while Craig privately asks Dusty not to complicate Lucys life any further. Julia finds Jack sleeping on a park bench. She takes him home to her apartment and he remembers nothing about it. Julia finally admits to Jack that she never knew him before he was brought into the hospital. But, she will help him find out who he is. Holden and Molly meet at the church before Jacks memorial service and Molly sees how much pain Holden is in. After, Molly appeals to Lily to be more sensitive to Holdens grief over. Lily snaps at Molly to mind her own business. Later, Molly tells Holden she has decided to leave Oakdale because there is nothing for her here. He insists that he is here and they begin to kiss passionately.
S49 E99Aug 19, 2004
Ep. #12328 Aug 19, 2004 Lily feels conflicted about her failure to be there for Holden. Meanwhile, Holden and Molly break away from their kiss horrified - and rush off. Later, Molly tells Carly that all the things she said about her were right, but Carly surprises Molly by forgiving her cousin, knowing that Jack would want her to. Meanwhile, Lily apologizes to a guilty Holden who admits that he kissed Molly. Lily is rocked but quickly insists everything will be fine between them. Both hide their fear that this is really not the case. Doc informs Margo that Jessica has suffered a miscarriage. Margo goes to comfort Jessica and the two women begin to renew their friendship. Later, Tom convinces Casey to return home. Margo is hopeful for a chance of reconciliation and is devastated when Tom gives her separation papers. Meanwhile, Ben realizes that Doc has sent Jessica flowers and then gets a call from Walker that the test results are back. Doc arrives to comfort Jessica just as Ben realizes that Jessicas child was not his. Jordan finds Rosanna and she is unable to talk about Cabots death with him. Later, in the church, they blame themselves for making the choices they did. Later, overwhelmed by grief, Rosanna allows Jordan to take her into his arms and comfort her.