The text below contains spoilers, speculation and rumors. Speculations are italicized and rumors are noted as such…spoilers are also put into context of what has already happened where it may add to the meaning of the spoiler.
Steffy, Liam and Hope
Steffy confides in Katie. An unusual confidante given their history – Steffy tried to steal Bill away from Katie – before she fell for Liam…
Katie worries about Steffy and provides support as Steffy struggles to come to terms with her loss. Katie collapses and Katie stays with her as she gets medical treatment.
Steffy’s plan for her future hits a bump in the road. This can only be related to her plan to get pregnant again…Steffy wants Katie to keep a secret from Liam. What is Steffy’s Secret? Speculation!
At the hospital Steffy has tests and learns that due to some internal bleeding and an unusual reaction to her D&C the obstetrics team doesn’t think she will be able to conceive again. Steffy becomes ndeerstandably upset and looks to assign blame. She’s no leaving until they work out how to make her whole again.
Liam continues to receive support from Hope. She counsels against Liam and Steffy having another baby – no self interest there!
Liam can’t grieve with Steffy because if he does Steffy thinks it’s his fault. Cracks are appearing in Steffy and Liam’s marriage as a result of the loss of their child.
Bill, Brooke, and Eric
Bill admits to Brooke that he is jealous of her seeing another man so soon. It makes him think that what they shared didn’t mean so much to Brooke after all. Bill and Brooke share a moment, making Brooke wonder if she’s doing the right thing.
Brooke is becoming anxious that her pregnancy is beginning to show. Meanwhile Bill is confused by Brooke’s unwillingness to model the Brooke’s Bedroom line – especially given how they convinced Eric to go ahead with the line on the basis that she would be the spokes model. The press too are looking for details on the Brooke’s Bedroom line. What is Brooke hiding?
Taylor asks Eric what’s going on with Brooke.
A desperate Brooke proceeds with her plan however to convince Eric to be her baby daddy. Brooke begs Eric, but Eric encourages Brooke to tell Spencer the truth. Brooke restages her and Eric’s first wedding sending the two of them down memory lane.
By the end of the week Eric will have come to a decision regarding Brooke’s request that he claim to be the father of her child.
Maya, Rick, Caroline
Maya stands up to Bill and tells him she won’t lose everything she currently has. Bill one ups her though, as Maya ends up doing exactly what Bill wants – she ends her relationship with Rick. Bill is on hand to remind Maya about their deal at the Brooke’s Bedroom relaunch…
Rick doesn’t understand what went wrong, but Caroline is there to support him. Caroline tries to tell Rick that Maya did him a favor. She wasn’t right for him or his life.
The Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers – Further down the track…
Steffy heads to Paris – on her own, despite Thomas and Taylor advising against making life changing decisions at this time. Liam runs to Hope for support. Does Hope seize the opportunity?
Brooke is keeping more and more secrets – can she keep them all straight? Or will she trip herself up?
Bill works to determine who Brooke’s new lover is. Jealous Bill? Bill admits to Brooke that he is jealous of her mystery man, and that Brooke has moved on so quickly. Didn’t you go back to your wife Bill?
Brooke recruits Rick and Bridget in her plan to keep the truth from Katie.
Hope meets a new man – and he’s naked. Wyatt, said naked dude follows Hope to get rid of an embarrassing photo – presumably of him in the buff. Hope is intrigued. Liam isn’t.
Quinn and Wyatt come to LA with secrets…
Rick learns about Bill’s interference in his relationship with Maya (from Maya). Rick isn’t quite the innocent that Hope was (Bill interfered in her relationship with his son, Liam) and Rick gets even.
Caroline concocts a new plan when Bill’s blackmail backfires on her. She’s going to make Maya a star. Not a porno star this time, but the star of a web series – a soap opera perhaps?