General Hospital Updates
Update written by Angela
Portia tries to explain to Curtis why she didn’t tell him about his possibly being Trina’s father and how hard it was for her. Curtis asks what kind of life they could have with a lie like that between them. He reminds her how important honesty is to him and says he does not know the woman he just married. Trina and Spencer go to Ava’s gallery and Spencer asks why they are there. Trina tells him she feels happy there, but he doesn’t have to stay with her. Spencer says he isn’t going anywhere. Ryan tells Ava and Felicia to choose who goes with him and who dies. Felicia tells him Mac will be there soon to stop him. Ava taunts him about when she stabbed him. Laura is at the hospital with Mac and Jordan. Mac says he can’t track Felicia’s phone because the app is turned off. The figure out Ryan, Heather and Esme must be at Wyndemere. Austin is listening outside the door and Heather surprises him and stabs him with the hook as Esme screams.
Alexis wants to celebrate Gregory joining the Invader but he says he has to say something first. Mac is eager to get to Wyndemere but Jordan and Laura try to talk him down so they can plan. Kevin arrives. Curtis questions if Portia trusts him. Portia says it wasn’t about trust, it was about Trina and her relationship with Taggert. Portia says she couldn’t hurt her daughter, but she knows now, and her heart is breaking. Spencer and Trina talk about Esme escaping. Trina is not worried, but Spencer is. Austin burst into the room and Ava and Felica see he has been hooked. Heather drags Esme in with her and Esme passes out.
Ryan and Heather bicker about if Esme is ok and Ryan hands her the gun and tells her to cover Ava and Felicia. Felicia asks Heather if she is the hook and she admits she is. Ava insists on helping Austin. Laura fills Kevin in. He is not surprised Ryan was faking. Laura tells him Esme is Ryan’s daughter, and his niece. Jordan and Mac argue about how to deal with the situation on Spoon Island. Gregory tells Alexis the university will not allow him to accept her job offer. Spencer and Trina discuss Esme’s baby but he says he wants to talk about Trina instead. She tells him that Taggert might not be her biological father. Curtis tells Portia she can go after Trina is she wants to. She says Trina doesn’t want to see her but Curtis’s care for her daughter is one of the reasons she loves him. Curtis asks how she could plan a future family with him while denying him what could be a child he already has.
Trina tells Spencer about the situation with Curtis and Taggert. He asks about Portia and Trina says she doesn’t care what Portia is going through. Portia explains she was trying to protect everyone, including Curtis. Curtis reminds her how she had pushed him to have a relationship with his father despite all the time they missed. He asks her if she was ever going to tell him the truth. Alexis tells Gregory that Smoltz found out who escaped from Spring Ridge and that a guard was killed. Gregory questions why Esme would try to escape and Alexis thinks she planned the whole thing. They try to figure out the connection between Ryan, Heather, and Esme. Laura questions if Esme was in on the escape plan. Kevin thinks Esme’s memory loss is real and Laura says that means she is as much a victim as the rest. Mac and Jordan can’t come up with a safe way to invade the island, but Laura suggests the secret tunnel. Esme comes to as Heather and Ryan keep arguing. She tries to escape but Ryan holds her at gunpoint and says she and the baby belong to him. Ava says Austin is losing too much blood. Felicia bashes Ryan over the head and Esme escapes out the patio door.
Alexis thinks Esme was involved with the Hook killings. She says she is going to call Sam and Dante to see what they have found out about Esme’s nanny. Trina says she now understands what Spencer was going through with his father. Spencer makes her laugh by reminding her that at least Portia isn’t as bad as his father. Trina says she knows Portia will always be there for her. Spencer says he will too. Portia admits she would have probably never told him the truth. He asks how Stella found out. Portia tells him Jordan must have told her. Laura is worried there is more danger they aren’t anticipating Kevin says that is a safe bet. Ava tries to grab the hook but Ryan comes to and points the gun at her to stop her. He tells her to tend to Austin. He gives Heather the gun and tells her to make sure nothing happens to Ava but she can do whatever she wants to Felicia. He goes after Esme.
Curtis is surprised that Jordan knew and told Stella but not him. Portia begs him to give her another chance and says it will never happen again. He reminds her that she made the same promise to him when he found out she had lied about being married all those years ago. Spencer and Trina talk about their first meeting in the gallery. Alexis tells Gregory she knows that Esme and Ryan have a connection but she doesn’t know what it is. Mac and Jordan prepare to move in on Spoon Island. Laura maps out a route through the tunnels for the PCPD. Laura questions if Ryan actually knows who the Hook killer is. Alexis calls Spring Ridge and asks to speak to the warden. Heather tells Ava and Felicia they can leave. They think it’s a trick but Heather tells them she doesn’t want any part of Ryan’s games. Ava questions why they abducted Esme. Heather tells her they can use the tunnels to leave if they want to. Trina tells Spencer about her conversation with Taggert. She questions how Taggert can know things wouldn’t change if she wasn’t his biological daughter. She says she doesn’t know who she is. Spencer tells her he does and tells her what he knows about her. He says she is the sweetest, smartest, bravest person that he knows.
Spencer and Trina share their first kiss. Curtis tells Portia he needs some air. She asks if he is coming back and he says he can’t answer that. Laura wished Mac and Jordan as they plan to breach the island via the tunnels. Alexis shows up and Laura tells her about the hostage situation on Spoon Island. Alexis tells them she knows who the Hook killer is. Felica wants to take Austin with them when they go. Heather tells Ava she should hang back to find out everything Ryan did to destroy her life. Felicia encourages her to leave with her. Ryan finds Esme on the ground. Esme tells him that her water broke, and the baby is coming.