A lot can happen in a day in Genoa City, so it’s easy to get lost. If you’ve missed anything that happened over the last week or so on the soap, our THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS recaps can help you get back up to speed in no time!
After Traci reconstructed the documents that revealed Ashley owned her Jabot creations, the chemist decided to move to Paris — to start a new line called My Beauty with her patents! Not surprisingly, Jack and Kyle were outraged, but Abby supported her mom’s decision. Still, she declined Ashley’s invitation to move with her. Before she ew away, Jack chased after his sister, offering a sincere apology for what he’d done. Ashley accepted but refused to give up her plans — or her patents! At Jabot, Billy and Jack vied for the CEO position. They were shocked when Phyllis threw her hat in the ring as well, but they were even more stunned when — after she recruited chemist Kerry Johnson — she got the job! Phyllis’ first order of business was hiring Lauren as her COO, even as Billy and Kyle formed an alliance to topple her! Initially, Kyle rejected Phyllis’ orders, but he soon became craftier to undermine his new boss and tried to win Kerry over to his side. She, in turn, accused Jack of using his son to sabotage Jabot but apologized when she realized he was clueless. Their meeting revealed one thing, though — an attraction to each other!
Phyllis and Nick Hooked up Again!
Believing Kyle was still stuck on Summer, Lola froze him out. Yet wen she overheard him telling Summer that he wasn’t going to let her come between him and Loa, the dark-haired beauty gave him another chance! In turn, Kyle offered to finance a restaurant for her, but Lola declined — she wanted to build her business by herself! Meanwhile, Mariah and Tessa got matching tattoos to symbolize their commitment, and the redhead even laid the L word on her girlfriend! Across town, Nick used the kids to get closer to Sharon. Recognizing what he was doing, Sharon told him to back off! Later, Phyllis and Nick comforted each other… in bed! Not surprisingly, Jack, Billy and Sharon were upset when they heard about the tryst. Sharon dealt with her feelings by leaning on Billy… despite her yen for Rey!
In Other News…
After a water break in Chancellor Park, Nikki, Phyllis, Sharon and Victoria dug up J.T.’s grave to move the body — although the situation became more complicated when Jill arrived to check on her statue. Meanwhile, Rey became even more suspicious over the foursome, questioning their “charity” meetings. Later, Arturo un- earthed J.T.’s watch in the park, prompting Rey to call in Mac for questioning. Next, the detective held a press conference announcing that the investigation into J.T.’s disappearance was now a murder investigation! Across town, Devon enlisted Sharon’s help to get an early release for Lily. When that effort proved unsuccessful, he focused on assisting Cane and the twins. For his part, Cane decided to move the family closer to the prison. Upon seeing how upset Mattie and Charlie were about being uprooted, Devon intervened, convincing Cane to abandon his plan to relocate the kids.
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