Jeff Branson stars as “Ronan” on “The Young and The Restless.”

Liam was baffled as to why Hope would think he cheated on her. Bill had an ulterior motive when he invited Steffy over for a family dinner. Rick told Hope that Thomas was still interested in her. Rick was surprised when Ridge asked him to be the best man at his wedding to Brooke. Caroline kept close watch on Thomas around Hope. Thorne understood Taylor’s heartbreak over losing Ridge again. Ridge asked his guests to speak their minds. Thomas’s toast hit home for a lot of the attendees. Bill was thrilled to see the chemistry between Liam and Steffy. Caroline was prepared to fight for her man. Wait to See: Katie’s health takes a downward turn. Deacon pays a surprise visit to Bill.

Daniel and Nicole shared a close moment as they felt the baby kick. Nicole urged Jennifer not to lead Daniel on after hurting him once already. Sami suggested to EJ that they start over with a romantic dinner. Adrienne didn’t approve of Will after Sonny expressed interest in him. After arguing about EJ, Rafe pulled Sami in for a passionate kiss. Will told Sami to be careful starting up anything new with EJ. Nicole was determined to get Jennifer out of her hair. Still feeling flustered over her kiss with Rafe, Sami canceled her date with EJ. Will and Sonny decided to take things slowly. Wait to See: Nick is caught holding Melanie’s scarf. EJ and Rafe duke it out.

Sam briefly remembered holding her baby. Shawn stole some papers that might reveal Jerry’s next move. Sonny tried to save former enemy Jax’s life before the gas explosion. Jerry planned to take Alexis with him when he escaped. Dante revealed that the antidote was rigged up to explode. Olivia had another premonition. Tracy made a discovery about Joe Jr. Concerned about her health, Spinelli checked in on Maxie. Elizabeth confided in her brother about her lingering feelings for Jason. Michael and Starr arrived back in Port Charles. Wait to See: Connie rises up once again. Anna visits Llanview in search of someone.

Ronan boldly told Nick that he was in love with Phyllis. Kevin refused to tell Michael what really happened the night Tim died. Phyllis was forced to allow her daughter to believe that she was having an affair with Ronan. Nick finally got fed up and moved out. Ronan caught Summer spiking Fen’s drink. Ricky planted evidence to make Paul look guilty in the event of his death. Michael urged Lauren to keep quiet about the gun. Chelsea and Adam decided to keep the pregnancy a secret until she started showing. Chloe surprised Kevin with a new puppy. Sharon spotted Daisy at the psych hospital. Wait to See: Sharon learns her fate. Phyllis and Christine face off.

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