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Giselle Fernandez (a real reporter in real vs. reel life) is speaking about the earthquake and the damage caused to Sunset Beach and how it appears to be random throughout the community. As Giselle is reporting another quake hits. She takes cover under her desk as the building collapses around her.
Meg embraces Hank and Joan as Ben and Tim look on breathing a sign of relief at having found her. Dana is not with them. Meg begs Ben to help get Dana out, but she hesitates at accepting Ben's help. "Grab my hand," he begs her. "You'll be safe." Dana gives Ben her hand as she moves forward, inching toward him. Dana is fighting Ben as the second quake hits; pulling away from his hand, crying, as he implores her to come toward him. The building collapses. Hank is hit with pipes. Hank appears to be hurt. A paramedic is there (pretty quick timing) administering to him. Meg reminds everyone that Dana is still in trapped as Hank is taken to the hospital. As Hank is rushed in for care Joan and Meg are steps behind him...Joan seemingly falling apart. First the loss of the farm and now this--Meg holds her mother close as she cries for her father's recovery. Tim and the paramedic try to get Dana but the paramedic chickens out; afraid another shock will come and he too will be trapped. Tim is furious and continues attempting to release her; free her, by himself. Joan is as Meg tries to calm her with a story about an incident in Kansas causing them both to laugh and cry as they wait to hear of Hank's fate. Ben tries to tell Meg this is not her fault as she blames herself for her father's condition. "If I had not moved to Sunset Beach, if they didn't come here....." Ben drew her to him, hugging her close as they both wait to hear.
Gregory and Olivia are rushing to the hospital with Trey. Gregory loses control of the care and Olivia screams. The car crashes, Olivia screaming as the windshield shatters. Olivia and Gregory lay unconscious calls out her name. He lovingly wipes blood from her mouth and cries, "Oh God Olivia,no"as he holds her close and cries (this man is in love). "Wake up Olivia, damn it, your grandson needs you, I need you, Olivia WAKE UP, YOU CAN'T LEAVE ME.' as he holds her close. She begins to come out of it. "Its all right Olivia, I'm here....everything's going to be fine..." Olivia is having a dream. It is Gregory coming toward her (and very handsomely dressed, I might add) carrying Trey in his arms. He told her is aware he is the father; that he had a paternity test and he knows everything. He informs her (in the dream) Caitlin knows everything and wants them to raise Trey. He kisses her (in the dream). My precious baby she is saying......as she comes out of it....as she comes to ..."my baby..my baby." Gregory has a question mark on his face...he wonders what she is talking about. Olivia is conscious and worried about the baby. Gregory reaches for the little guy and places him in his (moms) warm and loving hands. She seems ready to tell Gregory that he is the father. Olivia sees his tears "Were you frightened?" she asks, "Were you crying?" Gregory blames his tears on the 'dust.' He wants to know about "my baby, my baby.' -- wondering why she said those particular words. Gregory is wondering how Olivia could be so caring and so compassionate, risk her life for a baby-for Trey-yet so 'carelessly lose her own baby with her behavior -- like two people.." "No, just one," she smiles at him. She begins...she begins to tell Gregory, "Trey" she says, then becomes frightened; Trey isn't breathing!
Annie, AJ, and Leo fall to the floor as another quake hits, appearing to land on top of Lourdes, the maid. AJ is calling out for Leo, his son. He spots him on the floor, unconscious, but he is soon revived and seems to be okay. AJ embraces him, and it is clear that this boy means a great deal to him. Annie, spitting out dust, remarks, This is really getting old." She tries to get up as she pushes at Lourdes nearby. "Get up, Lourdes," she hisses, screaming. "Lourdes NOW." Lourdes isn't listening. "'HELP" Annie screams "somebody HELP.?AJ find Annie and Lourdes. Lourdes is dead. "May she rest in peace," AJ said as he carried her away. Annie feels that its her fault. She thinks Lourdes saved her life by protecting her. In any case she is stuck under debris as Leo and AJ frantically seek to see her. Annie and Cole are waiting for AJ and whatever plan he has to free her from under the mass of boards and debris she is under. Cole is mentioned and Leo, knowing nothing of 'this Cole,'' asks Annie who this is. She looks at him, aghast he doesn't know about his own brother (actually his half brother). Leo doesn't believe Annie when she told him about Cole. "Dad never said anything;" --AJ comes into the room and Leo confronts him with a picture of Cole; "Who is this guy ?" AJ doesn't look too happy....gulp.
TYUS APARTMENT BUILDING
Tyus and Michael have found Virginia and Vanessa, and they are just getting their bearings when the second quake hits Michael covers Vanessa's body with his own as he tries to shield her from the falling debris. They both are knocked down. Michael appears to be hurt. Tyus and Virginia seem to be okay and go to help Michael and Virginia. Virginia cries out, "There is a gas leak," as Tyus tries to grab a hold of her "we've got to get out of here," he bellows but Virginia won't go without Michael. Vanessa finds Michael under some rubble and as they are all moving towards getting out of there an explosion is seen. Michael's body is covering Vanessa. They are ok; they are alive but there are somewhere in the bottom level of the hospital Michael looks at her with such love in his eyes ,"I thought I'd ever see you again but here you are. I love you Vanessa heart - I thought I 'd never see you again." Michael appears not to notice anything but Vanessa's heart and the soul he fell in love with. He holds her tight. They are concerned about Tyus and Virginia; and hope they got out before the explosion and are able to send help. Of course they want someone to rescue them, and this is not the reunion Michael wished for, but nevertheless he is obviously so happy to have Vanessa in his arms it seems almost where they are. Vanessa looks deep into Michael's eyes as they wait for help. "If it were up to me, you would never have seen my face again," Vanessa is looking at him and is stunned that Michael is so forgiving; and he doesn't seem repulsed by the sight of her.. "There is so much you don't know and it's time I told you everything." She is unaware, of course , Michael already knows everything. As Vanessa begins the tale of Martin's Syndrome Michael lets her know he is aware of all of it. "Your soul is more alive than anyone I know" ..she is crying...she is so full of love for this man. Michael takes her in his arms and kisses her long and hard. Now this is a kiss!! They hear sirens...will they be saved? Tyus grabs his bag with the 'cure' as he searches for Virginia but before long he collapses obviously hurt from the explosion. The firemen are there, they see Virginia, they see Tyus--they think no one else is in the building. The cure in Tyus' medical bag is left there on the floor. Tim has broken through, he is with Dana; she is crying; she shies a way from him-as if she thinks he will hit her. Vanessa's heart and the soul he fell in love with. He holds her tight. They are concerned about Tyus and Virginia; and hope they got out before the explosion and are able to send help. Of course they want someone to rescue them, and this is not the reunion Michael wished for, but nevertheless he is obviously so happy to have Vanessa in his arms it seems almost where they are. Vanessa looks deep into Michael's eyes as they wait for help. "If it were up to me, you would never have seen my face again," Vanessa says and is stunned that Michael is so forgiving. "There is so much you don't know and it's time I told you everything." She is unaware, of course , Michael knows everything. Tyus grabs his bag with the 'cure' as he searches for Virginia but before long he collapses obviously hurt from the explosion.
Today's recap was provided by Jane Johnson
Sara overhears Amy gossiping about her and the Congressman. As she is feeling awkward, Casey walks up and told her that she looks beautiful. Sara and Casey dance to Beach Boys' Little Surfer Girl.
Gabi and Ricardo are standing at the railing. Ricardo told Gabi a story about Andromeda while they look at the stars. Ricardo and Gabi dance on the deck. They kiss.
Antonio is standing, looking at a statue. Philip walks up and asks him about the statue, his donation. "How much do you think my donation will bring in, padre?" Antonio replies, "Now it all makes sense. " Philip tells Antonio that he underwrote the entire charity cruise. Antonio says, "To what end?" "I'm supporting your philanthropic work, both here and back in Mexico." When Antonio implies that Philip is lying, Philip says, "Religious rhetoric doesn't suit you, Antonio." When Philip mentions all that Rosario gave him and Francesca, Antonio says, "Rosario didn't give you anything. You took." "With your blessing, Father. Remember?" Antonio says "I have paid for my mistakes. Have you?" to Philip. Antonio says that he was tricked by Philip. Philip says that the Mexican police have a long memory and so do the people of Rosario.
Leo is asking A.J. about who Cole is. Annie overhears the questions. A.J. told him that Cole is his first son. A. J. told him that he didn't know about Cole until just recently. Then he proceeds to recount the story. A.J. is upset with Annie for telling him about Cole. She says that she is just pinned down and did not know that he did not know. A. J. told Leo that he was not planning on keeping it a secret, but did not want to tell him in a phone call and did not know that he was coming to Sunset Beach. Leo wants to know how many other brothers and sisters he has out there. Leo storms out. A.J. follows him. Annie tries to remind them that she is still trapped. A.J. returned and warns Annie that if he loses his son because of her, she will pay. Leo comes back with a shovel to help get Annie out.
Cole and Caitlin are kissing when there is a knock at the door and someone delivers a package. Caitlin opens it and thinks that it is from Cole. It is a bracelet. Cole flashes back to a scene where he says something to Francesca about how she always wears her bracelet. He suspects that the bracelet is a present from Francesca. Caitlin says that she knows that the bracelet is from him, but Cole denies it. Cole goes to visit Francesca to find out what is going on. Francesca tells him that walking in on Cole and Caitlin making love earlier was not something that she meant to do. "I don't want anything from you." "No, then why did you send this to my wife?" Francesca looks puzzled. She says that the bracelet looks similar to hers, but she has never seen this one before. Cole suspects that Philip sent the bracelet to Caitlin. He rushes out to find Philip. Francesca calls after him that he has no idea how dangerous Philip is.
Bette does her Queen of the Night bit on Francesca. She wants to find a dress of Francesca's that Emily can wear. Francesca gives her a dress for Emily and Bette promises to say nice things about her in her column.
Melinda talks to her cameraman until he leaves her because his stomach can't take what he sees Melinda pulling. Melinda walks up to Sara. Melinda starts to cry in a phony way and told Sara that she is ashamed. She gives her a package that she says she hopes will make things right. She says that it contains the tape of their fight. She says that she will send an email to her publisher saying that she does not want to continue. Casey reminds her that even if she was sincere, the connection to shore is not available. She invites Sara to her room. She walks away. Back in her room Melinda told her cameraman that she wishes he had taped her encounter with Sara. Then she prepares drinks for them saying that they will never know what hit them.
Sean and Emily discuss how she has never met Bette. Emily says she almost met her, she talked to her through the door of the changing room. Amy walks up to them and lays a few more insults on Emily. Emily realizes that Amy is the one who ruined her dress. Amy says that the situation reminds her of something she learned in psych class about people who need attention doing creepy things to themselves. Sean leaves to check on Cole and Caitlin. Emily went to see Casey about her lifeguard shift.
Bette talks to Antonio about Francesca letting her have a dress to give to Emily. Antonio says that he knows Francesca. Bette wants more information, but Antonio says that he doesn't know them very well and walks away.
A seismologist on shore is on the phone telling someone that the latest quake was off shore.
Sean walks up to Emily wearing other clothes and hands her the dress from Francesca. Emily is pleased. Sean told her that it was Bette's doing. Amy looks on, unhappy.
Cole reaches A.J. on deck and told him that he is sick of his little games and wants to know what Phillip wants with him.