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|Matt||Feb 16 2010, 12:44 PM|
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WEEK OF DECEMBER 13 - DECEMBER 17, 1976|
ALL MY CHILDREN
Mona asked Nick to rehire Erica. Phoebe stole Kitty's picture of "mama." David suggested that Christina seek professional help after he heard her talking to herself. Little Phil was distraught when he found Tara and Phil kissing. Frank told Caroline that it's all over between him and Nancy.
Michael and Molly were married, with Willis and Angie as witnesses. On Olive's advice, John invited the newlyweds to live with him. Rachel told Rocky and Beatrice she couldn't keep them in her employ. Beatrice abducted Sally. Olive stalled when Jeff demanded his share of the divorce settlement and told Ray and Alice she was moving the boys to Bay City. Little Cory was christened.
AS THE WORLD TURNS
Kim and Dan admitted they didn't want to hurt Val, but that they'd always loved each other. Val was devastated to learn the wedding postponement was permanent. Grant was annoyed that Lisa played matchmaker between Mary and Don. Carol decided to wait a while before filing for divorce. Beau confessed to Annie that it's difficult to date Dee when he wishes she were Annie.
DAYS OF OUR LIVES
Phyllis didn't believe little Nathan had died, but Bob and Neil comforted her. Brooke blurted out to Mary that they are half-sisters, then later said she had lied. Marlena treated Trish's hysteria over the anonymous notes. Jack told Jeri he had reformed, but Trish suspects that Jack is the note writer. Johnny called Rebecca from Chicago. She refused to join him.
M.J. considered leaving town because of her involvement with Steve, but he pursued her. Mike left to be with Toni, and Hank accepted a job in New York. Stacy's pregnancy was confirmed. She told Paul she was running out of excuses to her friends. Nola was impressed by Jason's attentions. Maggie lashed out at Matt after he had embarrassed Greta.
THE EDGE OF NIGHT
It was revealed that Beau and Saxon are coercing Nancy to work for them by threatening Timmy's life. Beau told her to move back with Mike and, if she squealed, Timmy would die. When Draper was underwhelmed by Brandy's marriage proposal she decided to leave town. Geraldine invited Kevin to move back with her. Tracy played it cool with Steve. Adam asked Nicole to give up her job, but she refused.
Jeff went off the deep end when he learned about Rick and Monica and stole a gun -- intent on killing them. He locked himself in a back room of a bar. Heather thinks she's pregnant. Mike joined the Taylors for the holidays.
Rita was thrilled when Ed proposed, but a warrent for her arrest was issued in the Granger case. Holly admitted to Barbara that it wasn't easy to forget about Ed. Roger told Holly he cared for Christina's welfare. Jackie grew suspicious of Sara and Justin.
LOVE OF LIFE
Diana left to become a missionary in South America and Jamie left for New York. Arlene considered Ian's job offer and he continued to check up on a suspicious Tom. Ben pleaded that he loves Betsy and wants to remarry her.
MARY HARTMAN, MARY HARTMAN
Merle discouraged Wanda from having a prenuptial rehearsal. Merle won the election, then fired Garth, who took his frustration out on Pat. Annie gave Merle a last-minute bedroom wedding gift and he was late for the ceremony, which was held in Mary's living room. Mary agreeed to work with Martha as a decoy prostitute.
ONE LIFE TO LIVE
Cathy was found in a motel room and was booked for kidnaping. She can't remember anything about Kevin. Evan with Will's therapy, she didn't recognize Joe or Tony. Pat became hysterical when she learned Brian has bacterial meningitis and is in a coma. Brad told Lana to ship out, then for the first time admitted his love for Jenny.
Seneca added up the months and realized that Frank can't possibly be the father of Jill's baby. Despite her promise to Maeve, Dee ran off with Roger and left a note asking that no one try to stop her. Jack, suspicious of Dee's motives, found the letter. He grew sour when Ryan sister Kathleen arrived with her brood for the holidays.
SEARCH FOR TOMORROW
Gail agreed to date Gary to cover her relationship with Bruce. John threw Jennifer out when she went to him saying they could be together now. David's investigation finally pointed to Jennifer. Len and Patti agreed to work on a reconciliation. Ralph and Eric aren't getting along. Liza lashed out at Steve when she learned he moved to their old apartment and hadn't bothered to tell her.
Steve sweet-talked Denise. She fell for it and at the last minute warned him about the mob's plan to kill Julian and have Steve take the rap. Chip lured Julian to the ambush site, but it was Steve who was shot.
THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS
The family fretted that Peggy's not ready for marriage because of her lingering sexual fears. Snapper learned that Bill's death is being investigated. Laurie and Vanessa agreed to a truce. Greg warned Chris that her permanent guardianship of Karen wouldn't stick if Ron or Nancy returned.
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