When Nick accepted Cameron's offer to become COO of his company, Cameron needled him with questions about Sharon's possible reactions. Would she be okay with the hours Nick would have to devote to his new career and his eventual relocation to Denver? Nick asked why Cameron was so concerned about Sharon, and insisted that he would have Sharon's complete support no matter what decision he made. The two men finally shook hands on the deal, as Nick pretended that he knew nothing about what Cameron and Grace had been up to in their conspiracy against Sharon.
At Yves, Christine and Phyllis bickered about what was best for Daniel. Phyllis contended that Christine and Danny had been so happy playing house together that they hadn't been thinking about what was best for Daniel. Building a relationship with his mother was in his best interest. Christine insisted that they were giving Daniel space to make his own decisions, and as usual, Phyllis was being her own worst enemy by trying to force herself on her son. Phyllis reminded Christine that she was, in fact, Daniel's only family. If Christine and Danny didn't act like adults and back up her desire to form a bond with Daniel, then she would tell her son that Danny wasn't his real father. She strode out of the restaurant while Christine watched in exasperation.
Having escaped from the hospital psych ward, Kevin showed up at his mother's house in Detroit. After explaining that he was on the run, Kevin and Gloria sparred about the past. Finally, in an effort to reconnect with her son, Gloria urged him to just let her, for a moment, be mommy while he was her little boy. When she began singing "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star," Kevin remembered that she'd sung that to him when he was little. He ended up in her arms, sobbing, as she comforted him.
Bobby had a meeting with Sal at Marsino's, confronting him about Brittany's accident. Sal insisted that no one in the organization had anything to do with that, but Bobby told him to take Mr. Lewis a message. He wanted to know who was responsible. Sal and Angelo washed their hands of the consequences of Bobby's accusations, and Sal said he'd talk to Mr. Lewis.
Hank let Michael leave the hospital after it was determined that Kevin wasn't on the premises. He had a policeman follow Michael to keep an eye on him, sure that Michael would lead them to Kevin. As Hank prepared to leave the hospital, he received a call from Paul telling him that he and another man needed to meet Hank at the station immediately. Paul hung up before Hank could stop him. His phone rang again, and when he answered it, Hank said, "What do you want, Marsino?"
Mac and Daniel continued to share stories about their messed up lives with each other. Later, Mac talked to J.T. Daniel saw them talking, and after Mac walked away, he approached J.T. and implied that J.T. was already forgetting Colleen. J.T. said he and Mac were friends. He said that Daniel reminded him of himself when he was a young punk. Daniel asked if that meant he'd end up a has-been, like J.T. His big record deal was going nowhere, and he'd lost Colleen. When he saw how J.T.'s life was going, he was glad he'd advised Colleen to get out while she could.
Everyone noticed that Lily seemed to be showing an interest in Devon, who was working sporadically at the rec center while Victor looked on. Ms. Davis explained a little of Devon's troubled background to Victor and told him that she was putting Devon's well-being in his hands. She'd be back to check on him.
Thursday, June 10, 2004
Kevin and Gloria finally let each other go. Kevin tells her that even though it was nice to have a moment of closeness with her, he can't be her little boy forever. When he tells her that he has to leave the country, she tries to forbid him. She tells Kevin that he can't keep running away from his problems. Kevin tells her this is something he must do. It will give him a chance to start over. Gloria asks that Kevin remember the good times they had together. She goes to give him some food to take with him. As Kevin opens the door to leave, Michael is standing there. "Going somewhere Kevin?" Michael asks.
Paul wonders why Detective Weber isn't there when he shows up with Eddie. A stand in guy tells him that Weber had to go, it couldn't be helped. Eddie wants to talk to Weber face to face, so Paul says they will wait.
Lily thanks Deshaun for helping her with the ladder. He says no problem. She asks him if he is being forced to do the volunteer work for Miss Parker's academy. He wonders why Lily is doing the volunteer work. She says it's through her school, Walnut Grove. When she asks him about his family, he tells her that he has five brothers and sisters. He says that his mom is a designer and his father a lawyer. Lily seems impressed. Later, when she asks someone else about him though, they tell her that Deshaun's story is a lie.
Bobby calls Angelo's name, and Angelo sarcastically says that he couldn't hear him because he is talking to a dead man. Angelo tells Bobby he has decided to hang around and help Bobby out. Bobby appreciates that, but wants to do it alone. When Angelo leaves, Sal and Bertoli Lewis show up with a bunch of goons. They mean business and Mr. Lewis isn't too happy. He tells Bobby that he gave him a chance and now this is how Bobby is repaying him? Bobby wants to know who was involved with hurting Brittany. Mr. Lewis tells Bobby that it was not a hit, because if it was, she'd be dead. Bobby can't believe Mr. Lewis would be involved with hurting a young girl. Mr. Lewis doesn't care what Bobby believes or not, he's the one who is going to be hurt now.
Brittany is deep in thought, looking troubled. Raul tells her not to worry about someone like Bobby; he is used to hanging out with this type of crowd. Brittany says she can't help but worry about him. Raul says he thinks it's over between them. Brittany wonders why Raul is breaking up with her. He admits it is because he knows that she is in love with Bobby. He says he will always love her, but he knows that her heart is with Bobby now. Raul says he is here now with Brittany because she needs someone to protect her, but he knows their relationship is over. She was his first, but he knows that he has to let go. Brittany tells Raul she loves him, and he says he loves her too.
Nick goes to see Cameron and tells him that he will accept his offer as COO. At first Cameron seems surprised. He says because Nick took so long to let him know he had thought that Nick might not take him up on the offer. Nick says he thinks it's a good offer, and he is ready to accept the challenges ahead. Cameron wonders how Sharon will feel about Nick's decision. Nick says that Sharon is behind him 100 percent. Cameron seems pleased.
Nick goes to visit Victor and wonders why it is so quiet. Victor says everyone put in a hard day's work and he let them all go home already. Victor wonders where Nick had been all day. At first Nick doesn't want to tell him, but then he finally admits that he accepted Cameron Kirsten's offer as COO. Victor is very disappointed, and wonders what Sharon will think. Nick says that Sharon and his family will go along with his decision. Victor tells Nick he had hoped the two of them could do the community project together and become somewhat of a family again. He wonders if Nick is going to hurt him all over again.
J.T. is upset after his conversation with Daniel and Mac tries to comfort him. She says she understands how much J.T. loved Colleen, and no one like Daniel knows how he really felt and how Colleen changed him.
Friday, June 11, 2004
Due to CBS News coverage of the funeral of Former President Ronald Reagan, The Young and the Restless did not air. Today's show will air in Y&R's regular timeslot on Monday, June 14th and there will be no "lost" episodes as a result of this preemption.