"DAYS OF OUR LIVES": Eli is jubilant when he learns Lani is pregnant. She is afraid the baby will be stillborn, which happened with their last child. Hope convinces Steve to tell Kayla he loves and wants to be with her. At the same time, Justin is at Adrienne's telling her he plans to ask Kayla to marry him. Despite Gabi's pleas and nagging, "Jake," whom she insists is Stefan, tells her she is crazy. When she tells him about not being to have any more children because of the beating she took in prison, he is genuinely touched by her story. When she takes it as a sign she cares, he pulls away and tells her he wants her to stay away from him. At the garage, the goons who roughed up Ben return. Ciara comes on the scene. The men are about to rape her when Ben attempts to stop them, Ciara steps in and reveals Ben is the famed necktie killer. Before the two take off, they warn they will be back. Ben decides to confront Jake about his past and why the duo is after him. Ciara convinces Julie to officiate when she marries Ben. A pistol-packing Justin arrives as Orpheus is about to flee. Steve arrives and disarms Justin. Justin is furious. Kayla tells Justin that an act of violence will not help. Agreeing, Justin says he will get rid of Orpheus legally. Abby, who is headed to a hospital to deal with emotional issues, agrees to let Chad go with her. Steve and Hope are not interested in getting keys to the city for being heroes. Sarah and Brady plot Xander's downfall. At Adrienne's gravesite, Justin asks her for a sign if she gives it her blessing. Just then, Sonny arrives and gives his dad his blessing. Sonny and Will want another child. Nicole calls Sami to tell her that she and Eric are getting married. Sami then texts Eric to tell him he is a fool and cannot marry the witch.
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"GENERAL HOSPITAL": This week, the show is having a "ball" picking shows for the next two weeks. The shows will center around the famed Nurses' Ball episodes. Each episode will have lots of "tune in tomorrow" content!
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