#5640 Monday, 8/31/09
Jackie assures Owen that what happened between her and Whip will never happen again and asks him to come home with her. Stephen delivers sorrowing news to his daughters, but changes the mood with a heartfelt declaration. Stephanie is unsympathetic about her altercation with Beth until Ridge divulges the reason behind Beth’s rage. Brooke pleads with Ridge to make a decision about who he wants to spend the rest of his life with.
#5639 Friday, 8/28/09
Owen runs to Jackie’s aid after her public profession of love for him goes awry. Ridge comforts Brooke during her difficult time. Beth’s pent-up anger towards Stephanie comes to a head and prompts her to act out violently. Beth’s outburst leads to false blame and misconception regarding Stephanie’s part in it. The truth about the volatile situation is soon revealed.
#5638 Thursday, 8/27/09
Nick stuns everyone when he reaches out to Owen about forgiving Jackie for her marital indiscretion. Pam offers Jackie an amusing, yet original, idea of how to win Owen back. Stephanie intervenes as Beth berates Ridge about his intentions towards Brooke. Beth lashes out and unearths her years of suppressed rage towards Stephanie. Brooke reveals unfortunate news to Ridge.
#5637 Wednesday, 8/26/09
Owen becomes increasingly angry as he learns about the details of Jackie's evening with Whip. Bridget is impressed when Nick admits that he has had a change of heart about Jackie's marriage. Suspicious of Whip's behavior, Stephanie interrogates him about acting on his feelings towards Jackie; he confirms and offers to resign from Jackie M.
#5636 Tuesday, 8/25/09
Jackie carefully eases into telling Owen about her night with Whip and begs for forgiveness. Katie and Bill share a tender moment as they compare physical and emotional scars, along with the reasons behind them. Whip confesses to Nick about his growing feelings for Jackie and the memorable night he spent with her. Nick, in return, shocks Whip with his reaction to this news.
#5635 Monday, 8/24/09
Jackie's immense guilt continues to grow as Owen arranges to set the record straight about their marriage during a press conference. Whip is taken aback when Jackie asks for some space from him and suggests that he take a paid leave-of-absence. Owen must answer to a furious Nick about the comment made about Jackie. Brooke, Donna and Katie participate in a sexy bikini photo shoot for Forrester "Royalty" with Eric posing as their king. Bill displays his new softer side in order to win over Katie's family.
#5634 Friday, 8/21/09
Jackie is riddled with guilt about her night with Whip after hearing the truth behind Owen's rant on television. She is surprise to learn something new about Owen that he had never shared with her before. With intent to show Katie what Bill's true colors really are, Donna puts him to the test to find out his true intentions. Afterwards, Bill has a surprise of his own for Katie.
#5633 Thursday, 8/20/09
Jackie is appalled and betrayed at what Owen had revealed about their marriage during his television interview. She turns to a bottle of champagne and Whip to ease her pain. James feels as though he is a failure after becoming a victim of the rage that he summoned up between Brooke and Taylor.
#5632 Wednesday, 8/19/09
Steffy surprises Ridge with a change of heart about the fate of his future. James becomes exasperated as the situations get messy during a not-so-productive therapy session between Brooke and Taylor. Owen mysteriously goes missing before his television appearance, but eventually shows up just in time for the start of the show. Everyone is at the edge of their seats as Owen is about to dish the truth about his and Jackie's marriage.
#5631 Tuesday, 8/18/09
James takes Taylor and Brooke to the Big Bear cabin for their group therapy and vows to get them to be friends even if it kills him. His outrageous therapy methods cause much more tension than healing. Jackie is sure that Owen's television interview will shed a positive light on the company and their marriage. Before leaving for his appearance in San Diego, Owen pays visit to Whip and leaves him with a stern warning.
#5630 Monday, 8/17/09
Tired of the constant pull between Taylor and Brooke, Ridge suggests that they attend group therapy with James. Bill and Katie open up to each other about their own flaws and how they could affect a possible future together. Whip sets up a television appearance for a media-inexperienced Owen in his hometown of San Diego. Jackie and Whip share an honest and intimate moment together.
#5629 Friday, 8/14/09
Bill assures Katie that his plan is strictly business and has nothing to do with her personally. Jackie wows the crowd when she and Owen take the runway in Jackie M's showstopper. At the end of the show, the feeling of anticipation and anxiousness is visible as both fashion houses await the ruling of the judges. Meanwhile, Bill must decide whether to go through with his plan, or to lose Katie forever. The judges name their winner.
#5628 Thursday, 8/13/09
Jarrett reminds Bill of what's at stake if he follows through with his deceptive plan. To start off the fashion show, the Logan sisters introduce Forrester Creations' new collection, "Royalty", and model the showstoppers. Jackie takes the stage to introduce the Jackie M "Indulge" collection. No longer able to withstand the guilt, Jarrett confesses to Bill's plan to Katie.
#5627 Wednesday, 8/12/09
Bill surprises Katie with a romantic dinner. In return, Katie surprises Bill by being able to chip away at his emotional walls. Jarrett makes an objectionable, yet tempting, offer to the celebrity judges of the fashion challenge. Nick becomes Bridget's cheerleader as she loses confidence in her designing talents. Meanwhile, Ridge feels the pressure of the future of Forrester Creations being put in the hands of his and Eric's designs.
#5626 Tuesday, 8/11/09
Forrester Creations and Jackie M are both put in a difficult position due to Bill and Whip's scheme and are forced to agree to partake in a fashion challenge for charity. Brooke hopes that this challenge will make her queen in Ridge's kingdom again. Eric and Stephanie debate on which fashion house will be named the winner of the challenge. Bill tries not to let his growing feelings for Katie get to him as he takes additional steps to assure that his and Whip's plan is successful.
#5625 Monday, 8/10/09
Jackie finds out the hard way that everyone, no matter man or beast, wants to get their paws on her. Stephanie's friend, Dottie, pays a visit with an unsuccessful attempt at soliciting a favor. Bill is impressed by Katie, personally and professionally, when she goes to him with a business proposition. Whip goes behind Stephanie's back to propose an alliance with Bill that will benefit them both.
#5624 Friday, 8/7/09
Stephanie lets the Logan sisters know what she thinks about the new Forrester Creations campaign. Brooke uses her charm on Ridge to make him realize how much he needs her in his life. Whip talks Jackie into participating in his latest idea for a photo shoot, where she isn't only cougar in the picture. Donna had a major wardrobe malfunction on her way to a photo shoot, no thanks to Stephanie.
#5623 Thursday, 8/6/09
Jackie is the main focus of a "wildly" outrageous publicity photo shoot, where Owen involuntarily becomes her prop. The Logan sisters display their new positions within the Forrester Creations "hierarchy" during their own photo shoot. Stephanie tries to hide it, but she is offended when hearing of the new Forrester Creations campaign. Taylor attempts to stay confident that Ridge will not succumb to Brooke's persuasiveness now that they are working together again.
#5622 Wednesday, 8/5/09
Brooke returns from her leave of absence in order to begin a new chapter in her life. Katie comes up with a new publicity campaign that she feels will save Forrester Creations. Unfortunately, Eric will have to make a few substantial sacrifices to proceed with the campaign. Owen becomes territorial with Jackie when he notices some chemistry between her and Whip. Ridge gives Brooke personal information about himself that she finds very promising.
#5621 Tuesday, 8/4/09
Knowing that Bill is looking for the scoop about Ridge and Taylor's wedding, Katie feels the need to defend her sister's actions. Ridge takes the blame for the fiasco at his and Taylor's wedding. Stephanie confronts Brooke about the scene she had caused at the beach house, while Brooke has a few harsh words in return.
#5620 Monday, 8/3/09
Still in shock from Brooke's appearance and her explanation of the recent events which took place, Ridge is torn about how to handle the situation. Stephanie and Donna go head-to-head when they each take opposite sides of Ridge's choices. Whip's inspiration and admiration he gained from his dinner with Jackie prompts him to create a new publicity campaign with her as the main focus.