Will Franco decide to protect Nina and be able to keep her safe?
Will Nicholas silence Hayden to prevent her from telling Jake the truth?
This week in Port Charles,
Nina is sitting over Silas’ body. She tells Franco she was angry at him for kidnapping Avery and letting her take the blame. Franco asks what happened when she found Silas. Nina stated she found him lying on his back on the floor. Franco tells her that he believes her and he will help her. They decide that she needs to go back to Shadybrook. She says goodbye to Silas and she says she will never forget him. She and Franco tell each other that they love each other and Nina leaves to go back to Shadybrook. He cleans off the knife, etc. and leaves the apartment. He runs into Kiki in the hallway and tries to persuade her not to go in the apartment. When Kiki finds her father, Franco asks her not to call the police. She calls the police and she accuses Franco of killing her dad. Franco tells her that he did not kill Silas because that would hurt her. Franco is arrested when the police find the knife in the bag he was carrying.
Denise is drinking while she and Julian talk about Ava and other topics. She tells him that she doesn’t believe he is out of the Mob.
Sonny questions Morgan about his drinking and he tells his dad that he slept with Denise. Sonny tells his son that he is disrespecting Kiki. Morgan tells Sonny that Silas caught them in bed together, and he was going to tell Kiki about them when she gets back. Sonny receives a call from Max and he leaves.
Nathan waits for Rick in his room with a warrant for the blanket Avery had when she was kidnapped. Rick tells him that the blanket was a gift for his niece, Avery. Nathan tells Rick that he knows he and Madeline are working together. Rick tells him that Nina voluntarily committed herself to Shadybrook. Madeline comes to see Rick after Nathan leaves. He tells her that Nathan is going to Nina at Shadybrook.
Nathan goes to see Nina. She tries to convince him that she is OK. He receives a call from Dante and leaves. He returns later to see her again. She tells him that Franco did not kill Silas. Nathan tells her that he had a bag with the murder weapon in it. Nina says Franco is innocent and he needs to investigate all aspects of the murder. He agrees to talk with Franco as a favor to her.
Laura tells Elizabeth and Nicholas that she has decided not to tell Jake that he is really Jason. Laura tells them that she is leaving town to go see Lucky until she can learn to live with the truth. Nicholas and Elizabeth talk about Jake/Jason after Laura leaves.
Patrick talks with Hayden when she wakes up and asks her questions. Jake and Sam go to the hospital to see Hayden. Jake asks her if she knows what his real name is and she denies knowing anything except that Jake is her husband. After they leave Hayden’s room, Sam says that she knows Hayden is faking her amnesia.
Valerie and Dillon go on their date at the Floating Rib. They play pool and he tells her that he almost cancelled their date due to her and Dante’s kiss. While they are enjoying their date, Lulu and Dante come into the Floating Rib. They say hello to Dillon and Valerie. They all get a table and are talking when Dante gets a call from the station. He leaves and Lulu stays. When Dillon suggests that the three of them play pool, Valerie states she needs to leave because she has to get up for work in the morning.
Carly goes to see Denise. She tells Denise that she knows what she and Morgan were up to as far as the kiss they shared. They continue to talk about what Ava had done, and Carly says that her behavior runs in the family.
Morgan and Lucas chat. Lucas tells him that Sonny had some of his shipments were high jacked, and it was not because of his dad, Julian. Lucas goes on to tell Morgan that he and Brad are not speaking due to Brad’s being married to someone else. He says is going to stay with Carly for now. Lucas goes on to say that Brad told him about his marriage after Carly kept suggesting a double wedding. Morgan was confused because he did not know about his parent’s upcoming wedding. He stated he had phone messages that he did not listen to yet. After Lucas goes upstairs, Morgan hears about Silas’ death on TV.
The heads of the five Eastern United States mob families have a meeting at Sonny’s request. He tells them that there is a traitor at the meeting. He goes on to tell them that two of his shipments were high jacked. He tells the group that one of the members that owes him the name of the person who he sold his shipment to. He goes on to tell them that whoever knows the name of the high-jacker also owes him money. One of the other members agree with Sonny. Sonny expresses concerns about the member doing business with his rival. There is an exchange of aggressive words and the member tells Sonny to cash out, that his time is over. Sonny turns around and shoots him in the chest. The other members agree that Sonny was justified with the killing. Sonny and his man leave the meeting in New York and go home to Port Charles.
Sonny comes home after his meeting and reminds Carly that soon Avery’s saying “mama” will be an official utterance. Carly tells him that she went to see Denise to tell her to stay away from Morgan. He tells her that Morgan and Denise slept together and Carly does not understand why Morgan would do that. He says Silas caught Morgan and Denise in bed and he was going to tell Kiki. Carly tells Sonny that Silas was murdered. She tells him that Morgan seemed distracted when they discussed it. Carly wonders if Morgan killed Silas to prevent him from telling Kiki. Sonny says Morgan is not a killer, but Carly says he is impulsive. Morgan comes to see his parents, and Carly asks him if he killed Silas.
Sam hears about Silas’ death on TV. She tells Patrick that he was murdered. Sam talks about her relationship with Silas, starting with their initial meeting and eventually his saving Danny’s life.
Denise also hears about Silas’ death on TV. She thinks about the time when Silas was helping her stay alive. Julian comes into the room and asks why she is so upset about his death. She tells him it is because he is Kiki’s father.
Morgan does not seem to care about Silas‘ death when he hears it on TV. He calls Kiki several times and leaves a message. Carly asks him if Denise is the reason for his behavior. She tells Morgan that he needs to stay away from Denise. When she tries to talk about Denise, Morgan tells her to stay out of it! Morgan continues to call Kiki and keeps getting voicemail.
Kiki is taken to the police station. The officers bring Franco in and Jordan attempts to talk to him. He tells her to go to hell. Dante asks Kiki to tell him again the story about finding Silas. She tells him that she found him, and Franco was there with her.
She slaps Franco when they bring him out of the interrogation room and tells him that he will pay for what he did to her dad. Kiki spends the night at the station. She blames herself for caring about Franco. She leaves the station and goes to see Morgan at Carly‘s house. Kiki tells him she found her dad. and he asks why she came home early. She tells him Franco called and left her a message saying he had something important to tell her. Kiki tells Morgan that Franco swore he did not kill her dad.
Madeline goes to Shadybrook to see Nina. Nina sees Silas’ death reported on TV.
Nina tells her mother that Franco has helped her despite the fact Madeline keeps telling her Franco is a liar, etc. Nina wants to call Franco and asks Madeline for her cell phone. She refuses and Nina bullies her to give her the phone. The nursing attendant gives Madeline her phone back.
Nina tries to call Franco when her allotted phone time comes. His phone keeps going to voicemail and she leaves a message. When she can’t speak with Franco, she calls Rick. It is a strained conversation between Rick and Nina. While Rick is there, Nathan comes to see Nina. He tells her that Franco has been arrested for killing Silas.
Jake helps Elizabeth with the boys by taking them to camp so she can sleep in. He tells her that Hayden woke up.
Elizabeth calls Nicholas and meets with him. Nicholas tells her that he will handle it (for the second time). Elizabeth asks Nicholas if he had Hayden shot? She tells him that she feels like he will quiet Hayden for good. He denies this, but she doubts what he says. Nicholas admits that to Elizabeth that he attempted to have her killed to help Elizabeth be happy with Jason. She asks Nicholas if he is going to finish the job and he asks if she wants him to do so. She states she does not want her killed. She begs him not to, and he asks what are we going to do with her? They decide to prepare for the worst!
Nathan asks Franco to talk about why he killed Silas. Franco refuses to answer any questions. After Nathan leaves him, Franco calls Obrecht, who comes to see him at the station. Franco tells her that he found Nina at the scene of the crime. Franco goes on to say that he thinks Ava killed Silas. Obrecht is confused, because she knows that Ava has died. Franco tells her that Denise is really Ava and also that Denise and Morgan are sleeping together behind Kiki’s back. Obrecht asks why Nina was there with Silas if Nina wasn’t the one who killed him. After talking, Obrecht tells Franco that she will call Nathan and talk with him. She calls Nathan, who agrees to talk to her.
Morgan calls Denise and tries to talk to her; but she hangs up on him when someone knocks on the door. She finds Dante at the door who wants to ask her questions about the murder of Silas Clay. He asks her about the call she made to Silas on the night he was killed. She said it had to do with a dinner for Kiki. The next topic was her relationship with Franco. Dante then tells her that Franco had been arrested for Silas Clay’s murder. Denise asks why Dante is there if they arrested Franco. After Dante leaves, she sadly, anxiously recalls leaving Silas’ apartment after he died and says, “I’m sorry, Silas.”
Jake goes to see Hayden who is frustrated by her amnesia. Jake says he knows how she feels. He asks her if she knows Nicholas Cassadine. She says she dies not recognize the name.
Hayden is awake and complaining about her breakfast. Sam enters the room and starts to talk with her. She angers Hayden, and Patrick comes in and asks Sam to leave the room because Hayden is upset.
Sam tells Patrick that she and Jake are investigating Nicholas, and she does not trust Elizabeth. She and asks him to forgive her for not telling him about working with Jake earlier. Patrick says they love each other, and he won’t let anything come between them. Patrick says Elizabeth wouldn’t jeopardize the work Sam and Jake are doing together.
Elizabeth talks with Patrick, and he tells her that Sam thinks Hayden is lying.
Morgan goes to see Denise. They talk about Silas telling Kiki about them. Morgan tells her that they need to stay apart because Kiki needs him. They decide they will be there for her separately. They say they will miss each other. After Morgan leaves, Denise says she needs to deal with Franco before he sings to the cops! She goes to the station to see Franco. Franco tells her that he knows that she killed Silas. She tells him he would not want to have to explain why his girlfriend was there while Silas was dying. Will Franco back down on his theory to protect Nina?
Nicholas goes into Hayden‘s hospital room and closes the blinds on the door. He walks over to her bedside and looks down at her. Will he silence her once and for all?