Daytime Soap Opera Short Recaps
Recap written by Michele and Cheryl
Xander and Sarah talked about her spending the night with him and Victoria. While they were talking, he asked her to move in with him. She didn’t know what to say. Sarah said Konstantin was living with her mother and she didn’t trust him. Xander wondered if she was looking for an excuse to get out of moving in with him. She thought she was doing that. They talked about their kiss on New Year’s Eve. She said she was scared they were moving too fast. He promised to respect her boundaries if she moved in. She agreed to move in with him. Tripp told Wendy he couldn’t go with her because he had to take care of his mother. He thought she was involved in drugs and was lying to him about it. Wendy said she understood and respected his decision to stay. She said she had to go with her parents. He suggested they try a long-distance relationship, but she thought it would be too hard. She said she loved him, but she didn’t want to hold him back from finding someone else. He said he felt the same way. They said goodbye to each other.
At the police station, Rafe let everyone know the judge revoked Tate’s bail. Justin found out EJ convinced the judge that Tate was a flight risk. He said he would find out other options and apply for an appeal. When EJ showed up, Brady was ready to hit him. Everyone stopped Brady from going after him. Brady wanted to know why EJ was doing this to his son. EJ said Tate committed a crime and was going to be charged as an adult. He said Tate was going to be in prison. Justin said he couldn’t do that, but EJ said he knew the law. Theresa asked him not to do this. She wanted him to have compassion. Alex said EJ had the judge under his thumb. Brady and Theresa let Tate know they were going to prove his innocence. Tate tried to apologize, but EJ said it was too little too late. Rafe asked EJ what was wrong with him. He wanted to know why EJ was doing this to Tate. Rafe defended Tate and said they were going to find out what happened to Holly. Despite Rafe’s efforts, EJ refused to change his mind. When Tate came back from changing into his prison clothes, Rafe arrested him and took him to prison. Brady told EJ this wasn’t over by a long shot.