A battle results in a death; Sami tells John & Marlena she can destroy the DiMeras; Abigail tries to use seduction to escape; Steve shares a revelation about the past with Kayla.
Hope struggles to cope with events in her life; Chad seeks out Abigail; Ben talks to Abigail about her affair; Kate & Eduardo hit it off.
Abigail delivers a coded message to Chad; Hope learns the truth about Bo's disappearance; John gets unexpected news; Kayla says she & Steve will face the newest threat as a team.
Jennifer reaches out as Hope continues to unspool; a huge rift occurs between Ciara & Chase; Nicole has a run-in with the charming Fynn Thompson, an old buddy of Daniel's; Theresa asks Brady where their relationship stands.
Hope's immense guilt over Bo causes her to pull away from her loved ones; Steve takes measures to protect Joey from an old foe; Chad tells Rafe that Abigail is in trouble; Abigail fears she may lose the baby and pleads with Ben to take her to the hospital.
Bo receives devastating news; Chase is upset when he overhears Ciara trashing his father; Brady finds himself caught between Theresa & Victor; Abigail gets closer to making an escape from Ben.
Bo tries to protect Hope, but she gets the wrong idea; Sami offers to make a deal with André; Kayla learns Steve has received another anonymous message & quickly takes matters into her own hands; Marlena confronts Stefano about Sami's kidnapping.
After years of being kept apart, Bo & Hope make love; Rafe receives stunning news, as well as an unexpected request; Steve & Kayla find themselves in a mysterious, yet romantic, situation; Abe tells Theo the truth about Lani.
Bo's family throw him a surprise welcome-home party; Abigail learns she's gone into premature labor; Chad seeks Marlena's help to track down Abigail; John & Marlena figure out a way to gain leverage against the DiMeras.
Bo makes a heartbreaking confession to Hope; Ciara confides in Caroline about how much she wants her parents back together; Steve & Kayla reconnect over a tragic situation.
Hope lashes out at Steve & Kayla; Ciara tries her best to comfort an anguished Chase; fearing for her unborn baby's life, Abigail pleads with Ben to take her to the hospital; John makes a deal with André for Sami's safe return.
Hope decides to take action; Abigail struggles through a difficult labor; Chad regains a key memory about Ben; Stefano & Andre reel from Sami's latest move.
Belle & Claire arrive in Salem in time to celebrate Thanksgiving, and Belle has shocking news; Paul provides John with an important clue about his past; Steve tries to talk Hope out of seeking revenge; Eduardo makes Eve an unexpected offer.
Rafe & Chad get a lead on Abigail's whereabouts; a vengeful Hope receives a vital tip from Steve; Kayla & Steve's mysterious stalker is revealed; Belle opens up to John & Marlena about what happened in Maine.
Theresa's own of truth arrives at the Basic Black fashion show; Abigail finds out something shocking about Thomas.
An accident changes lives; Abigail finds Chad with Belle; Nicole attacks Kate; Steve and Kayla make time for romance.
Jennifer, Eric, Brady and Daniel are taken to the hospital following a car crash; Maggie faces a difficult decision; Roman comes to a realization about Eric; Abigail pushes Chad to believe he is Thomas' father.
John offers to make a sacrifice for Brady; Nicole lashes out at Jennifer; Chad receives confirmation he's Thomas' father; Ciara, Joey, Claire, Chase, Theo and their friends throw a New Year's Eve party.
Brady and Eric's fate is set; Nicole bids farewell to Daniel; Chad has a breakthrough; Rafe worries about Hope's dedication to getting a confession out of Stefano.
Chad lies to Stefano and Andre; Philip offers Belle comfort; Rafe questions Andre; Ava leaves evidence of her secret for Steve to see.
Hope and Stefano have a confrontation; knowledge of everything that has happened devastates Brady; Marlena and Roman worry about Eric's future; grief brings Nicole and Chloe together.
Chad asks Abigail to marry him; Rafe offers help to Hope; Nicole blames Eric for Daniel's death; Victor comforts a grieving Maggie.
Ava reveals the story behind the baby pictures; Rafe goes the distance to protect Hope; Andre learns the truth about Chad; Theo gets a cruel message.
Melanie returns to plan her father's funeral; Nicole struggles to deal with Daniel's death; Eric feels guilt; Eduardo gives John important information.
Andre is suspicious of Hope; Eric and Brady butt heads; Brady has a dream involving Nicole; Caroline tells Victor about a disturbing vision.
Hope considers making a risky move; Kayla and Ava square off; Andre's theory unnerves Chad; Jennifer tries to hide her pain.
Hope makes a confession; Victor's past rears its head; Claire tries to keep Belle and Philip apart; Eve questions about their relationship.
Victor opens up to Maggie about his history with Deimos; Shawn returns to Salem; John and his mother come face-to-face; Steve talks to Ava about working with Joey.
Rafe and Hope kiss; John's mother provides answers about his past; Andre makes a troubling discovery; things heat up between Belle and Philip.
A stunning betrayal leaves John in a dangerous situation; Ciara wonders if Hope is falling for Rafe; Gabi and JJ kiss; Nicole finds out Brady has been dreaming about her
Andre tells Chad his theory; Abigail makes plans for the future; Shawn tells Belle he wants to give their marriage another chance; Philip tries to get out of a difficult situation.
Realizing Kayla is missing, Steve confronts Ava; Andre learns Hope's secret; Ciara invites Rafe on a family getaway; Chad makes a suggestion about where he and Abigail should live.
Ava uses Kayla as leverage to force Steve's hand; while Rafe and Hope share a moment, Andre swears revenge; Joey causes a scene at Ciara's gathering; Abe realizes Theo has feelings for Ciara.
The cops pick up Eric as soon as he leaves the hospital; Theresa envies Brady and Nicole's connection; Belle criticizes Eve for interfering with Claire; Victor tests Deimos.
Nicole, Chloe and Parker struggle with grief on the day of Daniel's funeral; Abigail offers JJ support; Eric pays tribute to Daniel; Melanie runs into Brady and Theresa.
Nicole attacks Eric; Brady ask Fynn about his dreams of Daniel's time in California; Andre breaks into Hope's place; Ciara makes a discovery about Chase.
Steve works to make a deal with Ava; Ciara tears into Chase; Philip talks to Belle about Deimos' blackmail; Eve becomes Claire's mentor.
Joey catches Steve and Ava in a private moment; Belle tells Eve to steer clear of her daughter; Theresa and Nicole make a career move; Brady dreams of a mysterious woman.
Chad makes a deal with Adrienne and Justin; Chase and Ciara have an emotional confrontation; Rafe supports Hope as she deals with family drama; Eric confronts Jennifer about her use of painkillers.
Steve goes to extreme lengths to save Kayla; Belle accepts her feelings for Philip; Deimos threatens Philip; JJ rescues Gabi.
Andre works to convince Chad that Hope killed Stefano; Kate finds Deimos intriguing; Theresa notices Jennifer's odd behavior; Brady dreams of the mystery woman's face.
Steve and Ava get unexpected news about their son; Andre closes in on a new way to reach Hope; Theo tells Ciara he has feelings for her; Abigail asks chad his true motivation for wanting to elope.
Deimos guides Philip into a trap; Brady surprised Theresa; Claire rejects Belle's overtures; Fynn and Lani flirt.
Victor finds out about Philip's betrayal; Andre befriends Chase; Eduardo tries to make progress with Rafe and Gabi; Shawn questions Belle about her spending.
A fire starts at Hope's house; Steve and Kayla reunite; Ava makes plans; John decides to bring down the agency that made him an assassin.
Doug and Julie share a romantic Valentine's Day; Theresa, Nicole, Abigail, Rafe, Ciara and Ava have dreams about their romantic situations.