As Billy is about to watch the tape, Brittany grabs the remote out of his hand and confesses that they never had sex that night. When Brittany asks for his forgiveness, Billy replies that her deception was intentional and malicious. Billy refuses to discuss it further and leaves. Mac shows Brittany the tape for a different day, indicating she was bluffing all along, and the truth finally came out. Raul and Rianna wonder why J.T. is so worried about Mac going back to Billy, and questions if J.T. wants Mac. Ashley confesses to Brad that it was awkward to see Traci, especially since Traci didn't go to their wedding or know about Abby. Traci is having second thoughts about her book signing and wants to return to Genoa City. Paul wants to discuss Isabella's case with her, but she avoids it and hopes it will all go away. She calls Michael saying she is having second thoughts, and is considering moving out. Neil admits to Ryan that he is attracted to Alex, but he won't let that get between him and Malcolm, affirming that he will stand by Malcolm through his ordeal. Neil confronts Malcolm and Alex, and apologizes for holding a grudge. Ryan and Victoria agree to just spend some time together before making any commitments.
Sharon and Nicholas paid a visit to the coffeehouse for the first time since their ordeal with Matt. Cody was glad to see them, but Sharon asked to go home right away after having visions of her conversations with "Carter" there. Once they returned home, Nick wanted to know what was wrong and encouraged to talk about her fears. She wondered if something was wrong with her, the way she was sucked in by Matt's lies.
Tricia received a visit from her father who brought her some new clothes in preparation for her release. She told him that she looked forward to seeing Ryan and being with him again -- her father tried to clear the situation up for her and told her that Ryan was just her friend now. She seemed to accept it, but later told the nurse about how much in love they were and how excited she was to be with him again.
At Ryan's apartment, Victoria sensed too many memories of Tricia there and wanted to go somewhere else. They talked together and thought about their future.
Brad and Ashley talked about his ideas for Colleen spending more time in Genoa City this summer. At first she was a bit threatened, but came around, understanding that his daughter was important to him. At the same time, Tracey was talking to Colleen about coming to Genoa City for the summer and getting to know her side of the family. Colleen wasn't positive that she wanted to do it, but Tracey told her booking agent that she was taking some time off from book signings.
Brittany told J.T. about what had happened in the poolhouse. He didn't have much sympathy for her, considering the fact that she had deceived so many people in order to get what she wanted. She spat back at him that he had a lot to lose if Mac and Billy reunited -- he didn't think that that would happen.
Jack was trying to get a story from Raul about possible problems between Billy and Brittany when Billy ran into the house and tried to go straight upstairs to his room. Jack called him back down and asked what the deal was, but with no success. Phyllis encouraged Jack to back off and they left for her apartment.
Rianna went to the pool house to talk to Mac, while Raul talked to Billy. Raul and Rianna encouraged their friends to talk to each other right away, but Billy was upset that Mac hadn't told him about the tape and Mac was worried about how Billy was feeling. They came together in the house, but Billy ran off upstairs and Mac left as well.
Phyllis and Jack talked about the fact that she had known that something was going on, but hadn't told him. She gave him some ideas about how to turn this whole thing around to make it a positive for the Glo by Jabot website, and diverted his attention with a sexy nurse's outfit that turned into lingerie and they melted together on the sofa. . . .
Friday, June 1, 2001
Nikki visits Nick and Sharon but Sharon is still asleep. John calls and asks to have Nick and Sharon appear at Warton's hearing. Nick will be there but doesn't want to put Sharon through it. He fills Nikki in on Sharon's difficulty in dealing with the memories of Matt Clark. Nikki now supports Nick idea to give Larry a second chance but she also trusts Victor's instincts. Nikki volunteers to go in Sharon's place.
Billy contemplates the recent events over breakfast. Jack stops him from leaving wanting to talk. Billy reveals that he's learned his whole relationship is based on a lie. Jack learns the whole story and can't believe what Brittany did to his brother. He isn't too impressed with the fact that Phyllis put a 2nd camera there. Jack points out that the relationship isn't just what happened at the pool house. There's more to it than that and wonders if his feelings for Britt were ever that strong if it's so easy for him to forget her. Billy doesn't deny that and defends himself that things were complicated. Jack tells him that he was obviously on the rebound and now wonders where he stands now. He won't be running back to Mac. She's moved on with her life and he's fine with that.
Brittany and Rianna talk about her recent exposure. Mac is to blame after all the secrets she's been involved in. Brittany is determined to keep Billy and wants Rianna to use her position as the girlfriend of his best friend to help. Rianna flat out refuses. Brittany won't forget Rianna turning on her. Rianna fills in Raul about Britt's delusional belief that Billy will get over the whole thing in a few days. He asks about how Mac is dealing with it. They both think it will all work out between Billy and Mac once they sit down and talk to each other. Later Mac arrives but heads out when she sees Billy show up. Raul asks him about trying to talk to Mac again but Billy doesn't think it's a good idea. Rianna thinks they just need time to cool off but Raul doesn't want their chance to pass by.
Ryan makes breakfast for Victoria. She thanks him for the wonderful night they had together. He can't help but think of Tricia's tragic situation. He's going to finish packing up all her things and have them ready to go for when she moves to London with Keith. Victoria will help. She finds his petition for a legal separation from Tricia. Keith stops by and tells him about Tricia's decision not to go London. Ryan can't believe Keith is going along with her idea that she doesn't need therapy. Keith corrects him: he is not allowing her to brush it off again. Ryan mentions wanting to get the separation papers signed but Keith thinks that's a horrible idea.
Keith comes to pick up Tricia. She thinks she's well enough to be released but Keith would prefer for the doctor to give his okay. He wants her to be well enough to move to England. Tricia doesn't think that's a good idea anymore. Keith doesn't agree with her decision to stay in GC but she insists it's her decision. She's strong and can take care of herself. Keith reports to Reese that Tricia is putting up a front and needs more help. He wants to know how to forcibly commit Tricia. Reese wonders if Ryan will support him. A united front is very important. Keith is sure he will. They have to be very careful not to push Tricia over the edge. She's very close as it is. In her room Tricia stares lovingly at a picture of Ryan as she puts on her make-up. When a nurse checks on her later she can't find Tricia anywhere.
Mac fills in Kay about what Billy has learned. Kay wonders why Mac sat on the truth for so long. She felt they were happy together and worried that she might have been doing it out of spite. But she realizes that she thought Billy would have dumped Britt and want to get back together with her. She felt that deep down it could never work between them and wanted to keep the option form happening.
A new prisoner tries to make small talk with Larry who isn't in the mood. The new prisoner finds one of Cassie's drawings that she made for Nick. Warton wants it and even threatens him over it.
Nick and Nikki talk with the DA about Larry. Nick believes that Warton wants to make a change in his life. The DA doesn't really care about that but will listen to anything Nick wants to say. John points out that Larry helped the DA's case. Larry's parole officer also supports his case. The DA can't forget Larry's part in the drugs. Nick is sure that Larry will make the best of a second chance. The DA will do his best to get a reduced sentence but can't fathom him getting time served. He has no job and no prospects. Nick can't hire him at NE and doesn't think Crimson Lights will be best due to Sharon's ordeal. With no prospects the DA has no choice but to keep him in jail. Nikki proposes an alternative.