Maxie and Nathan’s special night is tested due to unforeseen circumstances. Anna tries to convince Jordan to stay undercover for her own safety. Shawn admits to Duke that he has a feeling that Jordan is hiding something. Elizabeth gets asked out on New Year’s, putting a damper on her relationship with Jake.
It’s a heartwarming Christmas Eve with holiday miracles. As Chief of Staff, Obrecht continues the General Hospital tradition of telling the children the story of Christmas…with her own unique twist. Jake and Elizabeth find themselves under the mistletoe, but someone suddenly walks in on them.
Maxie has some news for Nathan regarding Georgie. Carlos has a warning for Jordan. Fluke updates Julian on the status of Luke, and later instructs Julian to carry out a mission. Alexis is about to tell Molly the truth about Ric, but is quickly interrupted by a surprise visitor.
Franco and Nina learn the fate of their actions. Julian tries to make amends with Sam. Shawn provokes Jordan, demanding to know answers about the Jerome’s plan. Kiki comforts Morgan about some news. Maxie is taken aback by a decision.
Elizabeth has a warning for Sam. Jake doubts his recent actions, and is advised by Patrick to seek psychiatric help. Julian is shocked to learn the leverage a crime family has over Sonny. Franco urges Nina not to give up on him.
Jake confronts Sam about her suspicions, while Patrick later asks Sam for her forgiveness. Nathan makes a promise to Maxie. Sonny updates Shawn on the mob wars and solicits his help. Michael continues to take out his anger on Kiki, Morgan and Carly.
Maxie learns the verdict of her custody hearing. Elizabeth confesses to Jake why Sam is suspicious of him. Sam shares with Dante some enhanced footage that shows who might have been involved with her incident. Obrecht visits Nathan and reveals some confidential information with him. After prying the truth out of Spencer, Nikolas has a surprise guest. Olivia opens up to Ned about her feelings.
A mob enemy tells Sonny that he is holding a family member hostage. Ava and Nina come to blows. Carly lays it all out on Franco. Ava’s baby gets some tests. Olivia is jealous of Ned and Alexis, causing tension between the three of them.
Franco and Nina’s escape plan is tested. After hearing some shocking Intel, Sonny is determined to protect his crime organization. Alexis questions Julian about what he knows about Ric. Carly bonds with Jake at the Metro Court. Sam shares her hunch about Jake with Elizabeth.
Sonny chats with Carly about the future of their relationship. As Sam continues to investigate her recent incident, she has a suspicious gut feeling about Jake. Franco does all he can to cover he and Nina’s tracks. A woman from Franco’s past appears.
Carly is taken aback when she discovers Sonny’s condition in prison. She assures him she will try to track down Ava’s baby. Franco and Nina receive a surprise visitor, while Morgan, Kiki, Silas and Dante continue to search for more leads about Franco’s whereabouts.
Maxie makes a risky choice that could hinder the judge’s decision in regards to Georgie. Patrick tries to make amends with Sam. Jake feels a little sick after he returns from his job search. Elizabeth and Alexis both have a revelation about Ric. Olivia helps Ned get over his argument with Alexis.
Sonny crosses path with an old enemy in prison. Sam is in jeopardy, and in the interim someone gets shot. Obrecht makes a difficult choice. Nikolas questions Elizabeth about her involvement with Jake. Lulu supports Maxie as she prepares for her custody hearing.
Sam presses Patrick for answers about his choices. Jake finds himself in a quandary that could get him in trouble. Luke seeks the truth. Sonny crosses path with an enemy in prison. Obrecht has another proposition for Britt. Nikolas is stunned to learn some news from Elizabeth.
Patrick makes a difficult admission to Sam. Obrecht crosses path with a possible nemesis. Jake recognizes the mysterious visitor from Thanksgiving, and asks Elizabeth about this person. Brad has some advice for Britt.4
Julian has doubts about a surprising reveal. Alexis admits something to Molly about her father. Madeline is onto another one of Obrecht’s lies, and threatens to tell all unless she helps her with her case. Nikolas is furious over a recent finding. Nina and Franco pick a name for the baby.
Dante calls Anna about some new Intel on Luke. Julian’s life is being threatened due to his recent actions. Tracy is embarrassed about a recent revelation. Ava begs Silas not to turn her in. Franco is developing a soft spot for the baby.
Tracy receives a surprise visitor. Larry is appalled by this guest’s accusations. Julian tells Jordan the truth about his boss and later in the day, someone is waiting for him. Britt makes a discovery. Franco encourages Nina to return the baby. Silas confronts Ava about what she is hiding.