May 99 Week 4


May 24
The soap was interupted every now and then due to weather alerts

At the Titan photo lab, Eric is positive that Nicole didn't marry Lucas out of her own free will and he won't give up until he finds out why she married him. Billie talks to Eric about Nicole's marrying Lucas, he believes Nicole was made to marry Lucas. Billie tells Eric that if Nicole is the kind of woman who would take money over love, does she really want him back? Eric believes that Lucas blackmailed Nicole, he probably threatened to destroy her career. Eric calls Nicole to see if she is there, and when she answers he hangs up. Billie tells Eric to go see her, and she will go confront Lucas about Nicole. Billie tells Eric that he needs to fight for Nicole if he believes in their love.

At Nicole's place, Taylor shows up and sees that Nicole is moving out. Taylor asks if she and Eric are moving in together? Nicole tells her no, and she tells her that she married Lucas. Taylor is appalled and says she needs a score card to keep up with her. Taylor pulls out an engagement gift from their mom, but says maybe she should scratch Eric's name off the card and write Lucas' name on it. Taylor can't believe she conned Eric, but Nicole says her love for Eric is real. Taylor asks her sister why she married Lucas then? Nicole says that she finally realized she wasn't good enough for Eric, but Taylor thinks there is more. Nicole tells her that she married Lucas to help him get custody of Will. Taylor is outraged and accuses Nicole of only loving herself. Nicole rewards Taylor with a slap across the face. Taylor leaves the engagement present behind and tells her that Eric is better off without her. Taylor wishes her sister a good life and leaves. Nicole looks at the engagement present and then keeps packing. As she is about to leave she runs into Eric.

At the Kiriakis Mansion, Kate is assuring Lucas that the police will find Will and Sami soon, and hopefully Sami will not survive the trip home. Lucas is appalled and Kate asks Lucas why he's so worried about Sami? Kate tells him to focus on his future with Nicole and Will, but Lucas says Roman won't stop until he gets the truth. Lucas fears what will happen when Roberto wakes up and says there was no hit man, but Kate tells him not to worry about Roberto. Lucas asks why not? Kate assures him that Roberto won't wake up, but Lucas says that will only force Roman to look into their pasts. Lucas says there is another problem, Nicole is Sami's friend and what will she do when she learns what he has done to Sami? Kate tells him not to worry about Nicole's loyalty. Lucas says she didn't marry him for love, she loves Eric. Kate tells him that she didn't marry Eric, she married him.

At the hospital, Rosa is talking to Roberto, who is unconscious. Rosa is unsure whether to trust Roman or Kate. Roberto starts to regain consciousness and Rosa asks him to squeeze her hand in order for her to know who she should call. Rosa calls Kate and she says she will be right over. Rosa asks her to wait till the morning, but Kate says it can't wait, she must come now. Kate tells Lucas that she has to leave to take care of something which will let them all move on with their lives. After Kate leaves, Billie shows up and tells Lucas that his lovely wife man not be coming back to him after tonight.

On the train to Canada, Roman finds Sami and tells her that he figured out where she was going from Tracey's slip-up. Sami asks her dad to let her go and pretend like he didn't find her. Roman tells her that he can't do that, she'll never make it. Sami says she'd rather die trying than give Lucas custody of her son. As the argue, Will wakes up. Roman tells Will that they are going back home, and Will asks "to Austin?" Roman says no, to Lucas, and Will cries for his mom. Sami asks her dad to get their bags while she explains everything to Will. Roman leaves and Sami grabs Will and bolts, but Roman stops her. Roman tells Sami that they have to go back to Salem and clear her of the charges she is accused of, but Sami says she may never be cleared. Roman asks Sami to trust him, he won't allow her to die because they have plenty of time to prove her innocent.

Back in Salem, Carson Palmer tells Abe that he is going to hold a press conference to inform everyone about Sami's escape. Abe accuses him of courting the press because he plans on running for governor. Abe tells Carson that when Roman proves Sami's innocence, he will lose his bid for governor. Carson believes Sami is guilty and got a correct verdict from a jury of her peers. Carson says that once he's elected governor, he won't be granting Sami a stay of execution, which is what Mickey has filed for. Abe gets a call from Roman, and he fills Carson in on the news. Carson wants to call a press conference, but Abe asks him to hold off until he can check on Roberto's condition. Carson says that he better wake up fast and clear Sami soon, because he will see her executed immediately!

At Marlena and John's place, John tells Marlena that he no longer wants to search for the past because it is taking him away from her and the children. As they kiss and hold one another, John has flashes of kissing "Hope" in the park. Later, Marlena says Stefano has tried to break them up before, but John says he won't this time. Marlena gets an idea and asks him if he could picture the look on Stefano's face if he and her, and Bo and Hope had a double wedding? John then suggests that they not wait to get married, they should just do it tomorrow. Roman calls and tells Marlena that Sami and Will are all right. Roman says they are on their way back, but he doesn't want Lucas to know that.

Bo shows up to see "Hope" with roses in hand. "Hope" was hoping it was John, and is disappointed that it is Bo. Bo and "Hope" talk about her missing past and how her past does not overlap with John's. As Gina thinks about the compact, Bo asks her what "that" is doing here? "Hope" asks what? and Bo sees her cigarette in the ash tray. "Hope" says that it is Lucille's cigarette, but Bo is suspicious. "Hope" asks Bo if he came here to upset her? Bo says he didn't come here to upset her, why would he bring her roses? Bo tells "Hope" that he loves her and it is natural to him as breathing. "Hope" tells him that nobody understands what she is going through. As she thinks about John, she kisses Bo, thinking he is John, but then quickly backs away. Stefano vows to get Stefano for doing this to her, but "Hope" tells him that she's sick of him using Stefano as an excuse. Bo asks "Hope" why she is so rattled? "Hope" tells Bo that what they had is over, he needs to move on with his life. "Hope" says she is tired of fighting with him, but he refuses to stop fighting for him because he does not believe this is "Hope" talking. "Hope" says she has a mind, she's not under a spell.


May 25
This summary is short because I had a migraine and decided to type the summary after watching the show since too much computer use won't help my head

Eric confronts Nicole and refuses to believe her when she insists she married Lucas out of her own free will. He kisses her, and she kisses him back, and he says that he knows that he is the one she loves and wants. Later, Eric heads to a bar and swears that Nicole will wear his ring again. Meanwhile, at the Kiriakis Mansion, Billie has it out with Lucas and accuses him of bribing Nicole into marrying him. Lucas says Nicole married him and they will be a happy family, but Billie tells him not to count it. She says that Eric will not stop until Nicole is back with him. When Nicole returns to the mansion, she encounters Billie, who asks Nicole if she is a cold bitch?

Kate arrives at the hospital, only to find that Roberto has not waken up, just squeezed his sisters hand. Kate asks Rosa to call her immediately when Roberto wakes up. On her way out, Kate hears Lexie talking to a nurse about Roberto's latest labs. She says that sheer will power is driving Roberto to wake up to say goodbye to his love ones, he only has hours to live. Back in Roberto's room, Roberto remembers Kate trying to kill him, wakes up, and asks Rosa to bring him Captain Brady.

John and Marlena agree to marry the next day. Marlena then leaves for the station when Roman calls to let her know he is returning with Sami and Will. Roman brings Sami home and promises her things will be okay. At the same time, DA Palmer holds a press conference in which he says that Sami Brady drugged a guard at the prison to escape, leaving the guard close to death. Abe becomes angry and says the guard is stable. Still, Palmer says Brady is a threat and he has petitioned for her immediate execution and is waiting approval from the judge. Roman shows up with Sami, and Lucas also arrives to pick up Will, and Marlena keeps Sami and Lucas from coming to blows. Meanwhile, Carson tells Roman that a judge has ordered Sami be executed by midnight tomorrow night. Roman looks at the clock and it's midnight, he has 24 hours to save Sami!

Bo and "Hope" continue to argue. "Hope" accuses Bo of being threatened by her independence, but Bo says the "Hope" he fell in love with was very independent. He doesn't know what Stefano has done to her, but vows to get his "Hope" back. They begin to argue about their problems, "Hope" says their troubles started because of Billie, but Bo says it started when Stefano transformed her into this Gina person. When Bo says lately she seems like she would rather be Gina, "Hope" says she would prefer to be Gina! Bo eventually leaves and vows to himself that he will fight for their love. Meanwhile, Gina gets a call from John, who tells her that he and MArlena are marrying tomorrow. Gina slams the phone down and says she will NOT let that happen!


May 26
Sorry the summary was so late today, unforeseen circumstances occurred. The summary shouldn't normally be this late

John wakes up with a splitting headache at midnight, and he wonders where Marlena is. Bo shows up and John fills him in on Sami's escape and how he's waiting for Marlena. Bo tells John that he has news, good news. Bo tells him that they are going to get the answers they've been looking for. Bo tells him about the townhouse and the paintings, but John says he is giving up the search for his past. John says he is marrying Marlena tomorrow and will be content. Bo says he can't wait to tell "Hope," but John says he already did. Bo asks if she was happy? John says he doesn't know, she hung up on him! John says that he thinks "Hope" was already mad at him for telling her that he wanted to stop searching for his past. John then talks to Bo about "Hope's" obsession with his searching for his past. John says that "Hope" seems to be more focused on him remembering the past, and he became very confused as to who "Hope" even was, she was so much like Gina tonight! John says that he thinks "Hope" is experiencing Gina's feelings for him. Bo is stunned, naturally. However, John doesn't want Marlena to know this, he says all that matters is that he loves Marlena now. John says that "Hope" is becoming desperate and tells him about the compact, and how he is getting scared by her persistance. Bo tells John that is why Vivian's party is so damn important.

Gina shows up to see Rolfe and tells him that he will do something for her and he will do it now. Rolfe is insulted and says that he doesn't take orders from her! Gina says true, but he does work for Steffie and he would be interested in a mistake he made in Milano some years ago. Rolfe flashes back to when he was in bed with a woman, who was pumping him for information on Stefano. Gina suddenly burst into the room, slugs the woman, and takes her tape recorder. Gina tells him that the woman is an ISA agent! Rolfe begs her not to tells Stefano, and Gina tells him that he's indebted to him. Return to the present, Gina tells Rolfe that she wants to collect on the debt. Rolfe asks her what she wants, and she says she wants the old John back. Rolfe says that he will become a trained mercenary again, but Gina says that it is the only way to save him from his direct headaches. When Rolfe refuses to go against Stefano, Gina threatens to have a chat with Stefano. Gina tells Rolfe that she wants John back, tonight!

At the Kiriakis Mansion, Nicole and Billie verbally slap each other with their nasty deeds. Billie promises Nicole that she will find out why she screwed Eric over. Nicole says that she simply chose Lucas over Eric, it happens all the time. Bilie says that doesn't make it right. Nicole says she never meant to lead Eric on, so Billie asks her if she meant to break his heart. She tells her that she hurt a great guy and his only flaw is that he was naive to think that she was worthy of his love. Nicole sobs how her tarnished past is always going to haunt her, but Billie says that her track record speaks for itself, and that Kate probably masterminded this marriage.

At the Blue Note, Eric is waisted and tells the bartender his troubles. Nicholas overhears Eric and offers to buy him another beer. They both talk about relationships and Eric decides to go find Nicole and sort things out, he refuses to let it end like this.

At the hospital, Roberto comes to and asks Rosa to get Captain Brady. Rosa leaves and later returns with Lexie. Lexie gives Roberto some medicine to help him and Roberto remembers extorting money from Kate, and then how she tried to kill him. Roberto asks her once again to get Captain Brady, so she leaves to call him.

At the station, Carson tells Roman that Sami will die by lethal injection in 24 hours. Roman asks Carson how he can do this? Carson says that Sami jeopardized her appeal by almost killing a prison guard, Sami Brady is a menace to society.

Marlena keeps Lucas and Sami from coming to blows. Lucas promises Sami that he and Nicole will take good care of Will. Sami says she doesn't want to hear about this, she doesn't want to hear about Nicole. She wonders what he and his mom had to do to convince Nicole to marry him. Lucas assures her that he did not blackmail Nicole. Sami says mommy dearest probably did. Lucas says he has to go, but he lets Sami says goodbye to Will.

As Lucas is leaving, Roman says goodbye to Will and tells him how much his mommy loves him. After Lucas leaves, Roman wonders how he can tells his daughter that she has been sentenced to die. Suddenly, Roman gets a call from the hospital. Roman tells Sami and Marlena that Roberto is awake, he's going to the hospital! A van shows up to take Sami back to prison, but Abe wants to break the news to Sami first. Abe goes in to see Sami and Marlena and tells them that she is to die at midnight. Marlena asks about her appeals? Abe says that her escape has nullified the appeals process. Sami breaks down and Marlena says NO!

Back at the hospital, Rosa tells Roberto that Captain Brady is on the way and he needs to hold on. Lexie comes in to see Roberto, who is unconscious again. Lexie tells Rosa that this is to be expected. Roman shows up and is disappointed that Roberto is still unconscious. He talks to ROberto and urges him to wake up. Roberto wakes up and looks at Roman. Roberto thanks him for coming, and Roman asks Roberto to help him clear Sami.

Lucas goes home with Will and Billie leaves Nicole alone when Lucas shows up. Lucas introduces Will to his step-mommy, and then takes him up to bed. Later, Nicole asks Lucas if he's still going to build her the castle? Lucas says yes, anything she wants. Lucas is glad to see her smiling, and she says it's been a rough day. Lucas asks her about Eric. Nicole says it was difficult, but she thinks the worst is behind them. Suddenly, Eric bangs on the door and yells to Nicole to come talk to him.

Kate calls Victor to talk about Sami and Will and how Lucas has just gone to pick up Will. She also tells him that Roberto is on his death bed this very instant. Kate thinks that she is in the clear. When it gets late, Kate says good night to Victor and they exchange "I love yous." Later, Gregory calls Kate and tells her that Sami is to be executed at midnight, which throws Kate for a loop.


May 27
At the DiMera Mansion, Gina blackmails Rolfe into deactivating the chip in John's brain. Rolfe asks why she is so desperate? Gina tells him that he is about to marry Marlena, and she won't allow that. Rolfe tells Gina that it sounds like her connection with John is much more than just a working relationship. Gina says her plans have changed and needs the old John back. Rolfe says that Stefano won't allow this, but Gina says that Stefano never needs to know. She refuses to leave Salem without the old John. Rolfe says that Marlena will be suspicious if John disappears, but Gina says that Marlena has her hands full with her daughter. Gina tells Rolfe to get everything ready while she gets John. Rolfe begins to weigh his options and says that this Gina is the devil compared to the real Gina, who was no angel.

Kate looks at the clock and is counting down to Sami's execution. Kate remembers how Lucas doesn't want to live with Sami's death on his conscious, and she fears he might do something stupid to stop the execution, and she can't let that happen. She tries to figure out a way to stop him. Kate calls Victor, who was sleeping, and tells him about the news. Kate tells him that she fears that Lucas will confess everything to save Sami. Victor thinks he knows a way to keep Lucas from finding out and tells her to listen to him. After he tells her his plan, Kate agrees to carry it out. When she turns the TV on, she sees the news report about Sami and prays that Lucas is asleep.

At the Kiriakis mansion, Eric is standing outside the mansion screaming for Nicole. Lucas wants to call the police, but Nicole says she will talk to him. Nicole goes to see Eric and tells him that he shouldn't be here. Lucas shows up and tells Eric to get lost, he is a pathetic loser just like Sami. Eric refuses to leave and says he knows she loves him because she wouldn't have accepted his proposal. This throws Lucas for a loop, and Eric tells him that he proposed to Nicole and she accepted. Lucas is furious and tells Eric to get off his property. Eric says he will go, but not until Nicole looks him in the eyes and tell him that she doesn't love him. Lucas tells Eric no way, she married him and loves him. Nicole tells Eric to go home, and Lucas says let him and his wife raise Will together. Eric says Sami will get out, but Lucas tells him no way and tells him about Sami's failed escape attempt. Eric decides to go see Sami, and when he asks Nicole to come with him, she refuses. Lucas and Nicole go back inside and Eric is left in the rain. Lucas then begins to grill Nicole about her and Eric's engagement. Nicole says that all that matters is that she married him and she doesn't want to talk about Eric. Lucas asks Nicole if she wants to be his wife? Nicole says she agreed to marry him to help him get custody of Will. She tells him that she doesn't love him, he doesn't own her, and they aren't sleeping together. Lucas is forced to abandon the conversation when Will wakes up and asks for his dad. Kate returns home and asks Nicole where Lucas is, and she tells him that he is upstairs with Will. Kate tells Nicole that she has arranged for a fabulous honeymoon for her and Lucas, and they leave in the morning. Nicole doesn't think that is wise, but Kate tells her that she owns her and she will make Lucas happy. Upstairs, Will cries for his mommy. Lucas says he is taking care of him now and stays with him until he sleeps. Lucas says Sami has made some bad mistakes, but at least she won't die for them.

At the station, Abe calls Mickey, who is going to try and reverse the judge's order. MArlena assures Sami that Roberto will free her, but Sami says he could slip back into a coma or not talk at all. However, Abe tells Marlena that he knows that Roberto is awake and is making a statement. Carson Palmer tells Sami that she is to be taken to prison to wait execution. Marlena refuses to let Carson do this, but there is no way that she can stop him. Marlena tells Sami to stay strong and know that there is part of her inside her. Sami tells her mom that she loves her and is then taken away in shackles. On the way out, Sami is faced with a ton of reporters, but Abe shields her. After they are gone, Marlena asks Carson how he lives with himself? Carson says that Sami was convicted by a jury of her peers, and she is a danger to society. Marlena promises Carson that Sami will not be executed. She accuses him of not caring about justice, just his career. Marlena tells him that when Sami is freed it will be interesting to see what the people think about a DA who tried to send an innocent girl to her death!

At the penthouse, Bo tells John that he's losing Hope minute by minute, DiMera has done something to change her. He says that her life seems to revolve around him (John). Bo doesn't understand why she wants him to remember the past because she wasn't with him when he was in Europe. John says he doesn't know, but he's giving up the past in order to concentrate on his future with Marlena. Bo just hopes that Stefano makes a screw up at this party, because if he doesn't he may never get Hope back. As Bo fills John in about the treasures at Jonsey's townhouse, Marlena returns and sobs on John's shoulder. He asks her what is wrong? Marlena tells him that Sami will be executed at midnight. Bo decides to leave, but tells Marlena that he will pray for Sami. Bo says there may be nothing he can do for Sami, but he can make sure that "Hope" doesn't bother them. Back in the penthouse, John and Marlena pray for Sami. John tells Marlena that midnight is still a long way off, and God is watching over Sami. Marlena knows and says God won't let Sami die. Suddenly, John is hit with a headache and flashes of Gina. He tells her, Marlena, that he loves her with all his heart. Marlena asks John to hold her and don't let her go.

Gina goes back to Lilly's place and decides to figure out a way to get John in the secret room tomorrow. There is a knock at the door and when Gina answers it, it's Bo. Bo tells "Hope" that John is worried about Sami, and doesn't understand why she hung up on him. "Hope" says she was stunned and can't believe he would get married at a time like this. Bo tells her that she can relax, the wedding won't happen because Sami is scheduled to be executed at midnight. "Hope" says how horrible and decides to call John to see how he is doing, but Bo grabs the phone from her and says that she is the last person John and Marlena need to hear from tonight. "Hope" asks if Sami will really die? Bo says that Roman is trying to work on freeing Sami. "Hope" says that if he saves Sami, John and Marlena will still marry. Bo becomes angry and tells "Hope" to just back off, it is important that John commits to Marlena. "Hope" tells Bo that she understands and shows him out. Bo wonders what has happened to his Fancy Face. Gina says she doesn't want Marlena's daughter to die, but if she does it will stop the wedding, and give her time to get back the old John.

At the hospital, Roman pleads with Roberto to tell him who killed Franco. Roberto agrees to make a statement. Roman has the statement witnessed and taped. Roberto asks Roman to keep his promise, and Roman says he will make sure he and his family will be placed in a witness protection program. Roberto tells Roman that Franco dealt drugs for the Maronis, but was skimming money and a contract was put out on his head. When Roman asks about the day of Sami's wedding and if a hitman was there, Roberto begins coughing and suddenly his heart stops! Lexie attends to Roberto and Eric shows up. He asks what is going on? Roman tells him that his sister is to be executed at midnight tonight. Later, Lexie tells Roman and ROsa that Roberto is unconscious and will probably die soon.

Sami is taken back to prison and is taken to the cell down the hall from the execution chamber. The guard who puts Sami in the cell taunts her and says that she doesn't have much time left. When Sami asks what his problem is, he says that the guard she tried to kill was a good friend of hers. Sami says she knew she was only giving the guard a sedative, and she didn't kill Franco. The reverend shows up and offers to stay with Sami all night, but Sami doesn't think she will be there that long because her dad will get the evidence to free her. The reverend and Sami then pray. Later, the revered tells Sami to rest and he will come get her if there is any news.


May 28
Sorry this is late, I had another migraine
It's now six o'clock and Sami has woken up in her cell, she has twelve hours left. The guard outside the cell is busy typing and tells her that this is her last morning on the planet. Eric and Roman show up with Roberto's confession and tell the guard to let Sami out. Of course it's just a dream, but it is really six AM. The warden shows up and tells Sami that justice will be served today. The reverend shows up, and the warden gives Sami a run down of how the day will go. The warden asks where her belongings should be sent, and if she wants to be buried or cremated? The warden tells her that she has until midnight to decide. Sami is examined by the doctor, who decides where the needle will be put. Sami hears the commotion outside and the reverend tells her that people from both sides are out there protesting or supporting her execution.

At the Kiriakis Mansion, Nicole wakes up and comes downstairs. Kate tells her to get dressed, and get in the limo with Lucas to go on their honeymoon. Nicole asks Kate if she realizes it is six AM? Kate says that she owns her twenty-four hours a day, and Nicole realizes she is trying to get rid of her. Kate says she bought her, so she can do what she wants with her. Nicole asks what she is supposed to do on this honeymoon? Kate says that she she will act like her husband's wife and make Lucas' dream come true. Nicole says Lucas won't want to leave Will, but Kate tells Nicole that she will make him go! Lucas shows up and asks where will she make him go? Kate says she was referring to Will and how she will make him go to bed. Kate leaves them alone and Nicole tells Lucas that they should go away for the day, she's made arrangements at Green Mountain Lodge for them. Lucas is surprised that she wants to go away with him. They get ready to leave, but Lucas wonders if they should wait a few days until Will is settled. Nicole says she wants to be a good-step mom, but she thinks that she feels like she could be a better mom if she was a real wife. Lucas agrees to go, and then brags to his mom that Nicole has arranged a special honeymoon for them. Lucas picks up the paper on the way out, but Kate grabs it from him and tells him no newspapers on his honeymoon. She tells them both to enjoy their honeymoon, and they leave. Kate then decides to get to the hospital.

At the hospital, Alice shows up to visit Mike and lecture him about Carrie. She lays down the law, and rule one is never to fool around with a married person. She tells him that he has heart Austin terribly. Mike tells his grandmother, since they are talking, about Ali's lawsuit against him. Mike says there is no basis though, and asks her not to get upset. He tells her that he will handle it, it won't go to court. Alice tells Mike that this is not what he imagined when he was appointed COS. Mike gets a call and is forced to leave.

Elsewhere in the hospital, Eric has his own dream that Nicole told him that she was blackmailed into marrying Lucas and asks if he can forgive her. Roman is still at Roberto's side, begging him to wake up and save Sami. Roberto comes to, says Roman's name, and falls back unconscious. Mike arrives and Roman asks him to see if he can help Roberto. Eric tells ROman about his psychic bond with Sami and he can feel that Sami is scared to death right now. Roman asks Mike if Roberto will be okay, will he be conscious again? Mike says there is nothing he can do. Roman says there must be another way to save Sami. Eric decides to go see Sami and Roman asks him to tell Sami that he will come through for her. Rosa calls for a priest and Kate shows up. Kate assures Rosa that they will keep Roberto alive. She sees Roman pacing and is upset to learn that Roman has been here all night and has talked to Roman. Rosa leaves to pray and Kate assures Roman that Roberto will clear Sami. Roman says right now they need a miracle. Roman thinks there is another way, and he leaves. Kate sneaks in to see Roberto and tells him that his mother and sister want him to help her. Roberto wakes up and Kate tells Roberto to do as she says.

Oustide the prison, a news reporter talks to Tracey, who speaks against the governor of the state and quotes the commandment "thou shall not kill." Eric arrives and says that his sister is an innocent woman. Eric goes inside to see Sami and tells her that dad will come through for her. Sami tells Eric how scared she is and fears she will die. She also fears for Will being in the hands of Lucas, and Eric says that they have Nicole to thank for that. Eric assures Sami that everything will be okay, but Sami is losing hope. She is listening to the people out chanting for her death and can't believe anyone could wants someone to die so much.

At the penthouse, Marlena is watching the news on Sami, people are already at the prison protesting Sami's execution. The news reporter says they will be at the prison live until midnight. John wakes up and joins Marlena to comfort her. Marlena is sickened that everyone is Salem is watching the big show. The phone rings and John deals with the caller, who happens to be Mickey. Mickey tells John that he's still in DC waiting for a stay of execution from the supreme court. Marlena is happy to learn they haven't said no, so there is still a chance. John turns of the TV because Marlena has seen enough of this. He then gets an idea and asks his pilot to fire up his jet. Marlena asks where they are going, and John says to save Sami. John and Marlena go to see the governor, John is sure that he will help them. John demands to see the governor, but his assistant refuses to let them see the governor. John tells the man that he won't leave until he sees the governor.

Carrie wakes up in her apartment and finds Austin staring at her. Carrie apologizes and says she was too tired to leave last night. Austin says she was holding their wedding photo. Carrie says she was remembering happier times. Carrie says she will come back for the rest of her things after he leaves, but he asks her not to go. Austin says he only said those things to hurt her. Austin has been thinking about many things lately. Carrie tells Austin that she wishes there was a way to go back, and that she still loves him. Austin says that she still loves Mike. Carrie hopes that they can get past what happened, and Austin asks her if she wants to save their marriage? Carrie remembers all the good times they shared here, but Austin says the good times are gone and they can only go forward. Austin says that they can't move forward if she doesn't let go of Mike. Carrie is silent, and Austin figures out her answer. Austin asks how she could fall in love with someone else? Carrie says she doesn't know and maybe if they waited before marrying they could have been sure that it was right. Austin tells Carrie to speak for herself, he meant his vows, and he knows she meant hers. Carrie says she'll never forgive herself for hurting him, but he says that Mike will talk her into it. Austin says he's through with this, he has to think of his future without his wife or some. Mike suddenly calls and tells Austin not to hang up, he tells him about Sami's execution. Austin relays the news to Carrie, and then leaves. Carrie watches the news about Sami when Mike shows up to comfort her.

Austin goes to the Kiriakis Mansion to get Will. Will asks Austin where his mommy is?

Nicole and Lucas arrive at Green Mountain Lodge and enter the bridal suit. As she looks at Lucas, she fantasizes that he is Eric. Lucas can't believe this is happening, he asks her if she could love him as half as he loves her? Lucas starts necking with Nicole and she continues to think about Eric, and kisses Lucas.

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