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Monday, February 5, 2001

TABITHA & TIMMY:

Tabitha and Timmy are packing their suitcases, wanting to get out of the motel as quickly as they can. As they open the door to leave, Norma enters. She asks them where they are going and they say they are checking out. She says they can check in but not out. Norma comes at them with an ax. Tabitha has a plan. She lets out a loud scream in pain, deafening Norma. Timmy knocks her out with a suitcase and they run for the car. The car will not start. Timmy is working in the engine, trying to fix it so the car will start. Tabitha sees that Norma is moving and wants Timmy to hurry up. Norma gets up and comes at them with the ax. Tabitha tells Norma she can take her ax and ... while she starts the car and guns the motor and fly's out of there. Timmy is left in the engine! They arrive at the airport and they see Norma walking around with an ax. Tabitha has a plan on how to get away from Norma. Tabitha dresses as a nun while Timmy dresses as a Rabbi. Norma is behind them while they go to the gate, hoping to be able to get away from her. People in front of Tabitha and Timmy are reading Hidden Passions. Timmy is listening to what they have to say about the book. Norma returns. The clerk thinks she recognizes Tabitha and asks her if she is Tabitha Lennox. Tabitha says she is not Tabitha Lennox but she has the kind of face everyone recognizes. Norma walks past them as they head for the boarding gate.

AT THE BENNETT HOUSE:

Jessica wants to go give Charity a cup of hot chocolate. Kay tells her she cannot go in Charity's room as she is sleeping. Kay remembers Charity is frying in hell, screaming her guts out in her closet. Kay warns Jessica not to enter Charity's bedroom. Charity is sleeping and she is so nervous, Jessica could end up scaring her. She startles very easily. Jessica agrees with Kay, and she leaves to go downstairs. Kay summons Hecuba. She wants to know what to tell her family about Charity. She also wants her soul back as she figures she has earned it. Hecuba tells her not to pressure her. She has to get the spell right to release her soul back to her. Kay also wants Miguel. When Kay goes down stairs, Hecuba says it will be a cold day in hell before Kay gets her soul back. She has her and she will make sure evil reigns over Harmony. Miguel arrives from the party and he wants to go check on Charity. Kay tells him she is sleeping and she does not think it is a good idea to disturb her. Miguel tells Kay he is going to stay the night anyway, incase Charity needs him. Jessica thinks there is something wrong. She decides to go check on Charity herself. Hecuba is excited Charity is destroyed. Nothing can stop her now. She is going to bring the world to its knees. We can hear Charity screaming as Hecuba waves goodbye to her. Miguel wants to go upstairs again and check on Charity. Kay persuades him to stay wit her. Kay puts her hand on Miguel's and he finds Kay's hand very cold. He touches her and finds her freezing. They remember sitting on the couch like they are doing now and talking of all the good times they shared. Miguel says things changed when Charity came into his life. Kay asks Miguel if he ever made a decision and made a wrong decision. Miguel says he has made mistakes but has always tried to fix them. Kay decides she is going to have to make the best of the situation. Upstairs, Jessica says Kay is acting weird. Hecuba yells at Charity to accept her fate but she sees Charity's bedroom door handle turning. Down stairs, Miguel and Kay hear Jessica scream. Miguel runs up the stairs to find out what is going on. Hecuba tells Kay Jessica came in the room and opened Charity's closet doors. She has gone to hell with Charity...

AT THE CRANE MANSION:

Grace has a premonition that something is wrong with someone very close to her. Pilar asks her to lie down in Ivy's room. Ivy is worried that everything she endured over the years for Ethan will be for not. She is scared Ethan will hate her when he finds out the truth. Ethan wants to know the truth. Julian asks Ethan not to call him father. He tells him he is not his father as Ethan is not a Crane. Pilar tells Miguel to go and check on Charity. She wants him to leave the back way. Grace over hears Pilar telling Miguel to go the back way and wants to know why. Theresa is on the phone with Luis and Sheridan. They heard the announcement Julian made about Ethan not being a Crane. They have to go to the main house to see what Julian is up to. Whitney asks Theresa if she is responsible for the truth coming out about Ethan. Rebecca and Gwen are happy and are enjoying the fact that Theresa is looking worried. Sam tells TC and Eve he feels sorry for Ethan. Sam says there is no way Ethan could be his son. Eve remembers Ivy asking her to change the birth records at the hospital to show Ethan was premature. Ethan asks Julian how he can say he is not a Crane. Julian tells Ethan he loves him and he has always loved him but he is not his father. Grace asks Pilar if something bad is going on. She feels her baby is a boy. She is happy, as Sam has always wanted a second son. Ethan does not believe a word that Julian is saying and calls it lies. He was born a Crane and he is a Crane. He becomes extremely angry and starts to throw things. Ivy hears Ethan yelling from the library. Ethan demands to now why his father is lying to him. Chad can not believe what is happening. TC tells Chad Ethan is going to need all of his friends. Luis and Sheridan arrive at the main house. Sheridan asks Julian how he could hurt Ethan this way. Rebecca and Gwen look on like Cheshire cats. Grace is looking through Ivy's photo album. Grace tells Pilar she knows Ivy is pinning over her lost love and she knows she is in pain. Gwen feels bad for the man's wife also. She thinks the man is still in love with Ivy, as he never told his wife about her. Sam would never keep a secret from Grace. Ethan wants to know why his mother will not answer him when he asks her if Julian is his father. Julian is rude to Sheridan and Luis tells him not to talk to Sheridan like that. Julian says Sheridan is his sister and he will talk to her any dam way he pleases. Ethan demands him mother and father stop fighting and wants to know if what Julian told him is the truth. Ivy yells at Ethan she loves him very much. Ethan then realizes it is all true. Grace apologizes to Pilar for talking about her husband. Pilar tells Grace she will go get Sam and have him bring her home. Grace is looking through the album again. She hopes Ethan and Theresa will soon have children so the kids can play together at the Crane mansion. The angel girl arrives to warn Grace that great evil is here. Ethan wants to know who his father is. Sam is thinking things are not adding up. He thinks back on Ivy's wedding night when he made love to her. He is sure he is not Ethan's father but he wonders who is. If Ethan wants to know, Julian will tell him since Ivy will not. He will show Ethan who his father is and tries to take the tabloid from Ivy. Ivy will not give the tabloid up. Grace asks the angel what is going to happen. She replies that evil is going to attack her right now. Ivy and Julian fight over the tabloid. Pilar tells Sam to go upstairs to get Grace and leave the party at once. Ivy tells Julian she will destroy him if he tells Ethan who his father is. Julian calls Sam in the main room as he leaves to go get Grace. Julian tells Sam he knows, he knows everything. Julian shows Sam and everyone at the party the tabloid. Sam shakes his head. People's mouths are open in shock. Ethan is in denial.



Tuesday, February 6, 2001

SCENE ONE:

Miguel runs up to Charity's bedroom after he hears Jessica screaming. He wants to know where Charity is. Jessica is in shock. She tells Miguel that when she entered the room, it was freezing cold. It was a cold like she never felt before. Kay enters the room. Jessica touches her sister, and says Kay is cold and it is the same cold she felt when she entered the room. Hecuba wants to know if Kay will work for her. Kay tells the witch to forget it. She only wants her soul back as she carried out her end of the deal, and helped Hecuba get rid of Charity.
Luis and Sheridan are in shock at the news that Ethan is not Julian Crane's son. They wonder if Alistair knows about the latest news and Sheridan thinks he does. She reflects on the way Alistair changed his mind about making his public announcement earlier in the evening. Julian is showing everybody at the party the tabloid that shows Ethan is Sam Bennett's son and not a Crane.
Pilar is worried. She can not understand how Ivy's secret came out. She asks Theresa is she had anything to do with it. Theresa is devastated and tells her mother she could not do anything like that to the man she loves. Theresa wants to be with Ethan to comfort and support him but Pilar tells her to stay away from him. Ethan is going to have to sort everything out on his own.
Ethan reacts to the news. He says he hates Sam Bennett and his mother would never be involved with someone LIKE HIM. Ivy has tears of fear in her eyes.

SCENE TWO:

Miguel needs to know if Kay knows anything about Charity. Kay tells him charity was going to go to sleep. Kay wants to know why every thing that goes wrong automatically blamed on her. Miguel tells her he is upset and he did not mean to make her cry. He asks Kay why she is so cold. He wants to know what is going on with Kay. He tells her she can tell him anything and he will understand and not get mad at her.
Grace is with the angel girl in Ivy's bedroom. She wants to know the name of the person at least who is going to be bringing her trouble. The angel tells Grace she cannot stop the evil from happening. She wants her to stay strong and brace. Grace is going to have to fight the evil with all she has got. Grace wants to know what can she do or where can she go. The angel cannot answer her questions.
Pilar asks Eve for help. The have to get Grace out of the mansion. Sam is going to have to tell Grace that he is Ethan's father. They decided they would have to take Grace out the back entrance so she will not find out what is going on downstairs. Pilar asks Whitney to keep an eye on Theresa while she is gone. Whitney tells Chad that the story of Ethan's parentage is true. Chad is not happy and worried that Theresa has kept this secret from Ethan.
Ethan is holding up the tabloid and says the story is all lies. He says he is a Crane from birth and from blood. Rebecca tells Julian she asked the servants to ask the guests to leave the mansion. She thinks Julian handled the news with quiet dignity. She calls him a man among men. Ethan leaves Theresa's side. Theresa tells Whitney secrets always have a way of coming out but she can not understand how this secret came out. Ethan and Sam exchange looks. Sam asks Eve to tell Ethan she saw his birth records and he is not his son. Eve remembers Ivy blackmailing her into changing the birth records. Sam says Ethan was born prematurely so he is not his son. He wants to know if it is true.

SCENE THREE:

Grace asks the angel girl how she can be on guard for what is going to happen. The angel tells her again that it has something to do with Sam's son. It is neither Noah nor the baby. The outcome of this upcoming battle is going to determine the rest of Grace's life. The angel leaves as Pilar enters the bedroom.
Sheridan knows Julian would not pull a stunt like this without Alistair's approval. She does not think Julian is putting on a show. Luis says he was worried that they would try to separate him and Sheridan. Sheridan says their love is too strong for anything to come between them. Eve over hears them talking and she remembers pleading with Julian to stop Alistair from tearing Luis and Sheridan apart.
Sam reminds Eve she told him that Ethan was not his son. Rebecca and Gwen are talking. Gwen wants to know when it would be a good time to tell Theresa that Theresa knew the secret all along. Rebecca tells her to have patience and not feel too sorry for Ethan. He was the one who left Gwen high and dry for another woman so he should suffer for a while.
Theresa talks to Ethan. She tells him she will do anything for him that he wants. Ethan replies that he wants to talk to his father. Ethan tells Julian the tabloids will print anything to hurt people. He is gong to sue the tabloid for everything they have. Julian tells Ethan for once, a tabloid is actually telling the truth. Ethan says Sam would know if it were true or not. TC wants Sam to leave Eve alone. He is forcing the issue of the birth certificate on Eve. Julian show them proof that Sam is indeed the father. He takes out Ivy's letter to Sam and he reads passages from it including; "Ethan is our son, not Julian's but yours". Sam looks confused. Ethan is stunned and Ivy is beside herself.

SCENE FOUR:

Miguel knows something is eating at Kay and he wants to know what it is. He promises he will not tell a soul. Kay says there is noting bothering her. Jessica has returned from searching the house and she can not find Charity anywhere. Miguel wants to know why Charity would leave? He wonders if she could be hiding in her closet. Watching in her mirror, Hecuba wants Kay to get Miguel away from the closet. If he opens the doors, he will join Charity in hell for eternity.
Pilar questions Grace about the angel's news. Grace tells Pilar she has to be very brace to survive and it has something to do with Sam's son. She wants to know why it is Sam's son and not "our" son? Pilar tells Grace it is time to go home. She will drive her. Grace says there is no need to do that, as Sam is downstairs. Grace asks Pilar what it is she is not telling her.
Ethan grabs the letter from Julian. He thinks it is a forgery. No court of law would recognize this so he wants to know why Julian believes it. He wants to see the original. Ethan accuses Sam of staging this mess. He must have had one of his writing experts at the station write the letter. Sam tells Ethan he is plain stupid. He does not want his for a son so why would he do something like that? Ethan yells he is a Crane and no one can take that away from him - NO ONE!!

SCENE FIVE:

Grace wants to know why she has to leave the party now. She asks Pilar if she knows what the angel is talking about. Grace wants to go to Sam but Pilar will not let her. Grace thinks it is because Sam is having a great time at the party. He did not want to come in the first place! Grace is feeling lightheaded. Pilar goes to get her a glass of water. She tells Grace to ask Sam what the angel was talking about.
Sheridan asks Luis if she should go to Ethan. Luis feels Ethan needs to work through this on his own. Sheridan is happy Luis is with her. Ethan is in trouble and Theresa is Luis' sister so they will be there for both of them. Sheridan tells Luis she loves him so much as he is so sensitive to their needs.
Gwen feels bad for Ethan. He is going through so much pain. Rebecca reminds her daughter once again that he humiliated her. Let him hurt for a while. Rebecca is sure she will get Julian to adopt Ethan once she is married to him. Gwen is wondering if that will ever happen.
Theresa sees Rebecca and Gwen are happy. She wonders what is wrong with them. Julian tells Ethan he does not blame him for not believing the news. He asks him to look closely at his precious mother. The truth is written in her face. Ethan looks at Ivy. Ivy has to put her eyes down and she can not look at Ethan in the face.

SCENE SIX:

Kay does not want Miguel to open Charity's closet doors.
Grace leaves Ivy's room. She has to go to Sam. She needs him. Sam always makes Grace feel safe and secure.
Julian says the truth is written all over Ivy's face. He tells Ethan to ask his mother the truth. He does ask him mother and she begins by saying she is so sorry ...





Wednesday, February 7, 2001

Confronted by her son, a devastated Ivy is unable to deny the tabloid story. "Sister" Tabitha and "Rabbi" Timmy make it safely back home to Harmony. Kay blurts out to a baffled Jessica and Miguel that Charity is dead. As Ethan continues to deny that he is Sam's son, Pilar attempts to coax Grace out of the mansion before she overhears any of the commotion coming from the living room. After Kay makes excuses to cover for her strange remarks, Miguel heads off to search for Charity while Hecuba focuses her energy on rubbing out Tabitha and her living doll. Ivy tearfully explains to Ethan how her father cruelly separated her from her first love. Miguel enlists his big brother's help when he finds no sign of his missing girlfriend. With Gwen and Rebecca eagerly looking on, Ivy finally confesses to Ethan how she and Sam conceived a child on the night of her wedding to Julian. Listening from the top of the steps, Grace is crushed to learn the truth about her husband's past. Luis discovers scorch marks on the door of Charity's closet. Horrified by the turn of events, Grace collapses and tumbles down an entire flight of stairs.



Thursday, February 8, 2001

Hecuba vows to end Tabitha and Timmy's lives and tries to force them to her "friends" in the basement. Realizing that they're caught, Tabitha makes a desperate attempt to save her friend's life by pleading with Hecuba to spare little Timmy but Hecuba will hear nothing of it. Meanwhile, still searching for Charity, Luis and Miguel question a nervous Kay about the scorch marks that Luis found on the walls of Charity's closet. Kay hesitates before finally insisting that she has no idea what has happened to her friend. While Kay sticks to her story, Miguel worries further about Charity. Ethan catches Mort the tabloid reporter trying to sneak back into the mansion and grabs him. He demands answers about his paper's headlines concerning the shocking revelation about his father and asks who sent him the email containing the information about his paternity. Hearing Ethan threaten the reporter, Rebecca and Gwen both worry that their secret could be revealed but Sheridan convinces Ethan to let the reporter go. Everyone rushes to the front hall after Grace tumbles down the stairs. Sam's shocked as he stands over his unconscious wife. His guilt overcomes him when Pilar finally reveals that Grace took her tumble after overhearing Ivy confirm Ethan as Sam's son. Meanwhile, Eve examines Grace and worries that the baby may have been hurt by the fall. Fearing for Grace's life, Sean worries that someone may die because he kept his past with Ivy a secret. Sean asks Pilar if Ivy is telling the truth about Ethan being his son.



Friday, February 9, 2001

As the paramedics prepare to transport Grace to the hospital, Sam bitterly informs Ivy he will never forgive her if anything happens to his wife or their unborn child. Watching her friend's fairy tale dream go bust, Whitney wonders what chance she and Chad have for a happy ending of their own. Rebecca whispers to Gwen that they must now build on Julian's sense of betrayal to reach their ultimate goal. Sheridan assures a grateful Ethan that nothing has changed between them. Later, Ethan finds his mother's locket containing the photos of himself as a baby and his real father. Alone in the solarium, Julian weeps at the thought of losing his pride and joy as he gazes at a picture of his beloved "son." At the ER, a frightened Sam prays that his sins of the past won't destroy Grace's future. Gwen enjoys Theresa's anguish as Ethan declares that whoever gave the story to the tabloid is the scum of the earth. Alistair berates Julian for letting Ivy play him for a fool for so many years. Afterwards, Sheridan is outraged to hear her father and her brother disavow any interest in Ivy's love child.

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