This week on The Young and the Restless (December 15 – 19, 2014): Adam and Jack come face to face, Katie’s parents and their partners look forward to her first Christmas, Avery and Dylan are just happy. Adam test runs his new identity on family and friends.
Nikki and Victor
Nikiki shuts Victor out.
While checking into the Athletic Club Hotel – a recommendation from Sharon and Noah (who didn’t recognize Adam) Adam ends up in the elevator with Victor…
Sage tracks Adam down in Genoa City. Adam explains to Sage he plans to set up a life in Genoa City as Gabriel Bingham and win back Chelsea. His heart has not changed only his face. What drew them together before will draw them together again. Then, eventually, he reveal himself as Adam.
Sage tells Adam he’s dreaming. No on in Genoa City cares to see him again. And he cannot reveal himself as Adam. A back from the dead Adam is going to jail for running down an innocent little girl. Sage tells Adam all he has is her…there is no one else he can trust or rely on.
Understanding at least part of the truth in Sage’s words, Adam sets about finding another ally. Jack and Adam come face to face. Jack comes home to find a stranger in his house. Who are you and what are you doing here Jack wants to know, not recognizing his buddy either. Adam reveals himself to Jack. “It’s me Jack, Adam”, he tells his friend. Jack’s response? Jack punches Adam.
Is Chelsea the first to recognize Adam when he runs into Chelsea with Connor in the park?
Sage’s loyalty comes into question.
Sharon and Nick
Sharon goes to see Jack about getting her job back. Jack tells her that Phyllis is head of fashion now and he won’t second guess her decisions. Sharon tries to win Jack’s sympathies by telling him she will lose her daughter because of this. Given what Sharon did to him over her lie about Summer jack isn’t feeling to sympathetic. Sharon tries to use Jack’s experience with Diane and Kyle and his pill addcition to draw a parallel to what is going on in her life. Jack says he isn’t without empathy. he will give her a reference so she can get another job.
Noah and Mariah try to convince Nick to share custody of Faith with Sharon. It does little good.
Despite being very much at odds over their custody battle over Faith, Sharon and Nick manage to put aside their differences to make Christmas magical for Faith. Nick shows up at Sharon’s dressed as Santa Clause.
Something shakes up Sharon and Nicks world.
Mariah opens to Sharon.
Phyllis, Jack and Kelly
Phyllis makes yet another shock discovery.
Victoria and Ben, Billy and Chelsea
Victoria and Chelsea find a way to get along. Katie’s parents and their partners come together for her first Christmas. Victoria tells Bill and Chelsea that she and Ben are seeing each other again. Chelsea has a gift for Victoria – a christening gown for Katie.
Billy surprises Stitch. Billy tells Stitch that when he looked into Ben’s past it was with the intent of protecting Victoria and his family. Billy admits it turned out he was part of the problem. What he did, protecting his mother was noble and self less. Billy tells Ben he is happy to have his spend time with his daughter.
later Chelsea and Billy run into Sage at Delia’s grave. Billy and Chelsea wants to know who she is what she is doing there.
Jill has a warning for her son – about Chelsea.
Neil has something to tell Cane. Neil finds himself making a very big decision – something to do with the new treatment he spoke of last week perhaps?
Lily, Cane and Joe
Lily warns Joe that he can schmooze her husband all he likes but he won’t be helping Joe destroy the warehouse district.
Dylan, Avery and Joe
Joe can’t catch a break. He isn’t pleased to hear about Dylan and Avery’s engagement either. He begs Avery not to marry Dylan which means he has to come clean about his feelings for his ex wife.
Christine and Paul
Christine receives news that could change her life – Is this set to be Genoa City’s shortest pregnancy?
Fen is perturbed when his parents don’t seem to want him around when he comes home from school for the holidays. Fen learns about Michael’s health crisis. Michael worries about Lauren and the type of marriage his cancer will turn theirs into.
Fen asks Summer is she and Austin want to go on a skiing trip. Summer isn’t sure skiing is Austin’s thing. The conversation highlights how little Summer knows about her husband.
Kevin and Mariah
Mariah is now quoting the fantasy author she is reading…Kevin (who is secretly the author) challenges Mariah to kiss him under some mistletoe.
Down the Track on The Young and the Restless:
Adam’s return changes things for many in Genoa City – especially Chelsea who has moved on with Billy…Adam wants his old life back and is determined to have it.
As Chelsea and Billy’s relationship progresses news comes to light about Adam’s death.
Joe and Dylan compete for the heart of the fair Avery. Does Dylan play fair when a dark side to his nature rears its head?
Lauren is determined to stay strong and fight Michael’s cancer, but does Michael feel the same way?
Jack may have chosen Phyllis, but Kelly isn’t giving up believing Phyllis’ nap has made her an even bigger bitch.
Nikki’s drinking is not under control as she told Maureen when she paid her to start anew – out of Genoa City. Nikki’s love affair with the bottle may cause issues in her love affair with Victor.
Faith wants her mom and dad together again.
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