Guiding Light Update Tuesday 7/17/01
At the Lewis Construction office. Reva is about to tell Josh about her vision
coming back when Olivia interrupts, and asks If Josh could walk her out to
her cab. Reva wishes Olivia a safe trip to San Cristobal,and Josh and
Olivia leave. Reva Josh tells Reva to stay in his office until he returns
to walk her to her waiting car. Since her vision is returning she
decides to stay to see if she can find out what Olivia's big secret might
be. Reva tests her vision by punching in the numbers to Josh's safe it
opens. She closes the safe just as Josh returns.
At the Bauer house.
Michelle's theory that it was somebody else's body the police found on the
dock begins to come together when she recalls something important. Michelle
remembers that the police said that the body they found on the docks was
wearing an ankle bracelet with Carmen written on it, but Michelle reimburse
that Carmen was not wearing an ankle bracelet the night she died.
Meanwhile, at Harley's apartment the heated confrontation between Philip
Rick and Harley begins. Philip goes in to Harley's apartment in shock he
can barely get the words out, and says Edmund Winslow just told me that Rick
is the father of the baby. He pleads with Rick and Harley to tell him it
is not true. Harley blurts out "its true" to which Philip demands to know
"how long have you two been going at it." Rick and Harley explain the
circumstances of what happened that it was only one night, and they were
both very drunk. Philip demands to know when they were planning to tell him
the truth. He answers his own question, and says "yesterday what happened
did the two of you chicken out." Rick and Harley explain they had a scare
with the baby, but everything is fine now.
At inferno, Tony confides
his feelings to Catalina about Danny's trial. He tells her he feels that
the cards are stacked against him because his last name is Santos. he says
he will never get anywhere because no matter what he does they will never
give him a break. He goes on to say that Danny has done everything he can
to go straight because he loves Michelle. And now the cops are after him
because his last name is Santos. Catalina thinks that the arson he feels
this way is because things did not work out with Marah. Catalina offers
encouragement, and tells him that one day when he is the manager of Inferno,
and the business is successful then the Santos name will be respected for
doing something good.
At the Bauer house, Michelle becomes determined
to prove this new theory, she tells Danny she will do anything it takes to
set him free, and protect her family.
At Towers, Blake arrives to
meet Ross, While she waits she looks at the picture of Gus as a little boy,
and wonders what he is hiding. Ross arrives, and wonders where Blake has
been, Blake lies, and says she had to meet with her editor. Ross worries
that Blake wants to write a sequel to her book. Blake tries to pump Ross
about his mysterious strategy for Danny's defense, but Ross says all will
become clear tomorrow. Ross confides to Blake that even though he is
confident he will win the case he still wishes he had some solid evidence to
clear Danny's name. Blake says she may be on to something that could help
Danny's case, but she will let him know tomorrow. They get affectionate,
and decide to get a room when Gus arrives. Ross tells him to sit down with
them. They have words back and forth each trying to pump the other for
information about the case. Neither is successful, and Blake and Ross leave
to go to their room.
At Lewis construct, Reva makes the painful decision
not to tell Josh that her vision is returning. Reva looks at a picture of
Josh and Olivia on Josh's desk. She tells him that she wants to do a story
exposing crooked construction companies in Springfield. She pumps him for
information on how to place a bid on a construction job. Josh sees through
the cover and asks her what she really wants.
Meanwhile at Harley's
apartment, Philip accuses Rick of sleeping with Harley to get revenge
against him because he slept with Rick's former wife Meredith 14 years ago.
Rick tries to explain that he did not do this for revenge, but Philip is
too angry to listen.
Meanwhile at Lewis construction, Reva tells Josh
that she has received information that there are some construction companies
in Springfield that are less then honest. Josh says he will do anything he
can to help her expose those companies. Reva cries because she realizes
that Olivia is involved IA a shady deal, and Josh may be hurt.
Harley's apartment, Philip vents his anger, and frustration because Rick
isn't the great guy Philip always thought he was he tells Rick "you we
supposed to be better than me." Rick fires back that he is not a perfect
person, and Philip is not the only one who makes mistakes.
takes Reva home because the car service did not arrive, Reva asks Josh
he thinks the kids re handling her blindness. Josh says it has been hard on
them because they love her and cannot stand to watch her not be a full, and
productive person, but he thinks they are adjusting fine. A phone call from
Noah interrupts them. Noah tells Reva he is coming over. After Reva hangs
up the phone She walks over to Josh with her cane. Josh starts to shut the
door behind him, and Reva grabs the door knob. Josh asks her startled "Reva
did you see that."
At Harley's apartment, Philip calls Rick a screw
up, and a loser he goes to punch him, but Harley gets in the way, and Philip
punches Harley instead. Philip, and Rick both go to check if she is okay.