“Denise”/Ava talks to Nina about her relationship with Franco. Nathan and Jordan discuss reopening the Avery kidnapping case. Franco confronts Morgan about his relationship with Denise.
Sonny runs into Luke at the docks where the two share some memories and Sonny learns about Luke’s plans. Nathan makes a critical discovery in Nina’s room. Franco threatens to reveal Ava’s secret. Madeline thinks Maxie isn’t good enough for Nathan.
Luke has a poignant moment with Bobbie and fills her in on his plan. Madeline abruptly interrupts Maxie and Nathan’s dinner and explains that she is worried about Nina. Ric continues to play with Nina’s emotions.
While Luke contemplates his next move, he is expectantly visited by three spirits from his past. Brad drops a major bombshell onto Lucas. Sabrina and Michael spend a romantic afternoon together.
Michael seeks Luke’s permission to move forward with the AJ Quartermaine clinic on the site of Luke’s childhood home. Laura questions Nikolas about his recent behaviors. Regrettably, Brad tells Lucas that he cannot marry him.
Tracy lets Luke know where she stands in their relationship. Lulu confronts Valerie about what happened with Dante. Sam asks Alexis if she thinks Julian is really done with the mob. Nathan plans a romantic evening for Maxie.
Carly brings Josslyn into the hospital in order to check on her transplant. Luke and Lulu discuss how the consequences of their mission have affected their loved ones. Dante wants to make sure Valerie keeps everything a secret.
Nina is surprised to see Ric and Madeline together. Ava demands that Franco uphold his end of their bargain. Alexis and Julian have some fun with their relationship. Sonny learns that his organization has been hit.
Sonny is not open to Michael’s request. Morgan and Denise continue to act on their feelings. Nina feels like she is losing a grip on reality and seeks out Silas for help. Franco tries to obtain some evidence from Scott that could help Ava.
Ric starts to play mind games with Nina. Ava has a new scheme for Franco. Carly learns that Sonny is back in the mob. Kiki asks Michael if he can try to convince Sonny to allow Denise to see the baby. Silas warns Morgan not to hurt Kiki.
Nikolas makes a shocking confession. Luke is shocked and upset when he finally finds Tracy and who she is with. Lulu does not realize that Dante is still keeping a secret from her. Sonny is ready to take a big step with Carly.
Elizabeth is astounded and pleased with some unexpected news. Laura shares some information with Nikolas. Valerie opens up to Jordan about why she is so upset. Lulu confronts Dante about what happened between him and Valerie.
Luke and Laura realize the implications of a positive reality. An unexpected guest arrives at Elizabeth’s house. Carly inadvertently shares some information with Lulu about Dante and Valerie.
Luke is staggered by another revelation. Dante is on the verge of making a confession to Lulu, when Dillon interrupts and sets the record straight with him about his relationship to her.
Lulu tells Dante the truth about where she has been with Dillon. Meanwhile, Tracy lets Dillon know that he has a random visitor. Jake and Sam wonder what the connection is between Nikolas and Hayden.
Tracy decides to leave town on business and runs into someone at the airport. Lucas wonders why Brad is dragging his feet about the wedding. Patrick has an update on Hayden’s condition.
Denise “Ava” has a proposition for Franco in regards to Nina. Jake and Sam agree to keep their Nikolas investigation a secret from Elizabeth and Patrick. Luke and Laura risk their lives in order to get to Lucky in time.
4th of July activities begin in Port Charles. Luke and Laura are stunned by the appearance of a former enemy who is out for revenge. Sonny updates Carly on Morgan and Dante’s issues. Denise makes an admission to Franco.
Luke and Laura make a discovery and learn who the villain is behind everything. Dante is upset about doubting Lulu and Valerie comforts him. Sam agrees to team up with Jake and Michael in order to take down Nikolas.
Luke, Laura and crew finds clues that could lead them to Lucky’s kidnappers. Jake offers to help Michael take down Nikolas and try to gain ELQ back. Morgan cannot get his mind off of the Denise situation and does his best to cover up with Kiki.