This site has a link only policy for content. Photos are licensed by Soaps. Lauren is relieved to hear Victoria is stable. Talk turns to Phyllis. Lauren cautions Billy will have to work hard to get her back. He insinuates that she might have been involved and she smacks him.
Mariah questions how well she actually knows him. In the station interview room, Scott tries to go over the events of the night before with Michael but breaks down over Natalia being killed. Scott surmises that someone involved in the sex ring knew he was onto them and framed him to shut him up. Michael shrugs that Paul has to abide by the law.
Scott vows to finish his expose…even if he has to do it from behind bars. Michael proposes that Scott was also drugged.
Paul argues he tested negative, but Michael retorts that they were already out of his system. Meanwhile, Victor joins Scott, who is furious he threw him under the bus. When Michael mentions it all started with a girl calling Sharon on the crisis hotline, Lauren storms out. Ruthless soap men who instill fear and loathing Lauren busts into Crimson Lights to confront Sharon about being the reason Scott was arrested and framed for murder.
In the tackhouse, Abby opens her door to Zach, then closes it in his face. Later, he returns with balloons. Abby rants at length about him breaking up with her by voicemail and threatens to call security.
Zach would rather risk everything, however, than be without her. They make love passionately on the sofa. Jack denies responsibility and urges her not to say anything. He disconnects as Graham makes contact and takes them over to Dina, who hisses at Graham for bringing Jack there knowing how much she despises him. Graham shrugs that he tried to protect them from her true feelings. Scary soap storylines retrospective At the Club, Scott has been released and is with Michael and Lauren, who fusses over him.
Sharon appears and they kiss while Lauren cringes. Scott thanks Michael and leaves with Sharon. Lauren and Michael sit down and she frets about the possibility of Scott being charged with murder. In Crimson Lights, Scott and Sharon ponder how to proceed. They get online to find out the dating services Natalia was using and discover one is linked to a cellphone app — developed by Zach and Abby Newman.