Written by: Diane Hopkins
Bo is checking up on Sam, wondering why someone broke into his house and
office. Hank is also interested in what's going on with Rappaport, but warns Bo not to investigate Sam for personal reasons. Hank asks about Bo's well being and health and reassures him that he is not
alone and to go home to sleep. Bo wants to be left alone. Bo orders
Sam's telephone records. Bo walks out on Hank.
Nora and Sam are calling their son Stinger, talking to their baby and
singing. She's making a tape for the baby. Jessica is inquiring about the
baby as the doctor comes in and checks Nora out. Nora asks the Doctor
about the baby's health.
Sam and Jessica are outside Nora's room and Sam is asking if she thinks Will can accept
his new brother. Jessica asks to see the baby and they race off to see
The baby's fine, says the doctor. Renee comes in to see Nora and says
Asa is fine and she saw the baby. Sam is talking to Stinger (his new
baby). Renee says Bo is hurting. Renee says Bo has never stopped
loving you. Nora is only thinking about the baby and his needs right
now and that Bo will never forgive her. Renee asks, what about Sam, how
does he fit in your world? Nora says he's the baby's father. Renee
leaves as Sam enters the room. Sam and Nora converse about the baby.
Jessie and Renee converse about the baby.
Kevin is in the garage with Ben, a.k.a Hamlet, and shows him his press pass. Kevin thinks Hamlet is scared and wants this story, whatever it is, told in order to protect himself. We should work together, Kevin offers. Before Hamlet can agree, a car speeds by and tries to run them down. Kevin and Hamlet both dive in different directions and when Kevin gets back up, Hamlet is nowhere to be found.
Jessie is telling Renee about her problems and Renee confesses that when
she was young, she had a child and she was in no position to have a child
because of the business she was involved in. You gave up a baby, Jessica
asks. Renee says yes and that she thinks about it all the time. Renee
understands what Jessica is going through. Renee says it's a secret and
don't tell anyone I ever had a baby and gave it up for adoption. Asa
walks in and asks what's going on, Renee says, girl talk. He speaks to
Jessica about keeping her baby.
As Nora is saying to Sam that she likes the name Matthew, who was Sam's
grandfather, the buzzer goes off in the neo-natal ICU.
Viki is at the Crossroads talking to Sophia inquiring about the bartender.
Viki pays for her chili as Ben comes in with a bruise on his forehead, surprised to see her.
What happened to you, Viki says. He says, I went to the dentist.
Ben makes the barmaid go to the store so he could be alone with Viki.
If he was meeting another woman, Viki says he didn't have to get
rid of the barmaid to tell her that. He asks, if I were with another woman would you
Viki is asking Ben where he was and says that Sophia said he was
dangerous. He asks are you scared and then tells her that he likes her a lot. He wants
her there, but maybe she shouldn't care about him. Viki says she
didn't come back here for the ambiance, she came for him. He asks
why. Good question Viki says, that's the answer, I don't have to
answer. Here I don't have to answer to anyone, I can be anyone I want to be
and when I'm not here, I'm thinking about being here. She does think about
him as well. That's honesty, Ben says, that's good. Is it dangerous
for me to be here with you, Viki asks. Ben says, that's part of it. And what's the rest, Viki
says. Ben answers her by giving her a kiss. They finally break apart when there's a banging at the door. Sophia is hollering outside and banging on the door for Ben to let her in, its freezing, she says and here's your lime juice. Viki is about to leave and Ben says are you coming back. Viki doesn't answer. Ben picks up the phone to call Kevin, but changes his mind.
Back at the Banner, Kevin tells Joey that someone tried to run him down in a car. Kevin says to Joey no one saw anything and Viki won't know anything
about it. Know about what, Viki asks, coming through the door. Kevin admits to her that Hamlet took his press pass, but doesn't tell her about the car trying to run him down.
Lindsay and Asa are having a discussion about Bo at the gallery. Lindsay asks, did Bo speak with you? Asa tells her forget about sticking your claws into Bo since Nora's out of the picture. Lindsay tells Asa he's wrong about
her. Asa says Bo will see through your phoniness, you're a user. Asa
says you are not getting my son Bo and walks out on her. Lindsay throws a clump of clay after him in anger, but hits Bo instead. Bo has come to
the Gallery and surprises Lindsay, he came to say thank you to her. She
is asking if things are better, what do you want she asks him. He's
sorry again about the information regarding Sam. She asks where are you
going to work or to hide. He says to work because I feel right there.
She claims she's not after anything. Don't worry about what Asa thinks
he says. Bo says, I had my doubts about you and my brother and why you
acted the way you did around Nora and also the way you put yourself in my path. Lindsay says, I will stop. I don't want you to Bo says. He sent her mixed signals. He's confused and he does not know what's going on. Lindsay
suggests that he moves on with his life one step at a time. She suggests
something to eat. He does not feel like being alone and they are going
to have room service in Bo's room. They leave together. Bo says he's
probably not ready, but leaves with her anyway.