|The episodes summaries|
In spite of Ric's arrival, Cruz continues searching the cupboards belonging to Hollis. He is searching for the ring which was seen on the woman in the Mercedes who kidnapped Adriana. He finds a medical document concerning the baby. Eden succeeds in getting Cruz outside of the flat, and hears Hollis accusing Ric of stealing money from their account. After reading her diary, Julia and Mason find where Lisa is hiding. They go to her hotel room just before she begins drinking. Lisa explains to Mason that she is depressed because of the anniversary of her break-up with her old fiancé. Gina must for the first time sing publicly at The Lair. But Vanessa bursts in with a henchman and Cassie, the singer who doubles Gina habitually, and grabs her. Gina arrives and succeeds in releasing Cassie. In The Lair, Gina begins singing with the voice of her double, when Vanessa off-loads and shows Bunny the trick. Cruz is invited to dinner by Hollis. But the meal turns into a disaster, when Ric and Cruz mutually take the blame for having chosen their wives for money. Cruz leaves without anything being solved...
|Last appearance in the series of Vanessa DeFranco.|
C.C. gets out of the hospital and is provided with red carpet treatment by Wanda to get some exercise. Bunny agrees to give Gina a new chance at The Lair, in spite of the fact that she is lying to him about the singer's capacities. In Paris, Kelly discovers that Hollis hides a precious ring in a safe hidden in the living room. Hollis goes out to meet her lawyer and Eden follows her. Eden discovers that Hollis is waiting for the inheritance, which is conditioned in the fact that she has a healthy baby. Ric is of benefit to be alone with Kelly to pay her new advances and embrace her. Hollis surprises them. With the help of a French policeman, Cruz meets the doctor whose name he found on Hollis' documents. The doctor is an aesthetic surgeon whose licence was withdrawn. He admits having removed a birth mark in the shape of a sun from a baby. Cruz is certain that Charisse is Adriana. He arranges to meet Eden on the top of the Eiffel Tower and announces the news...
Megan finds Greg at the university. She makes him read the continuation of her novel, where she wrote about her night meeting in a Parisian hotel with C.C., at the age of 17 years. When C.C. discovers her age, he leaves her but Megan was pregnant from that night together. Greg understands that C.C. is his father. Sophia accepts information from a private detective who tells him that Joe Hughes, the supposed father of Greg, was already dead, killed in Vietnam three years before his birth. Eden and Cruz confront Ric : they accuse Hollis of being the woman who kidnapped Adriana and took her from San Francisco to Paris, and removed her birth mark to make him believe that it was his baby and to receive her inheritance. Ric refuses to believe it. But after arriving at the flat, all rooms were left feeling empty, Hollis and the baby had disappeared...
Greg announces to his mother that he agrees to go back to Santa Barbara with her. Accompanied with Celeste, Scott goes to Julia and Mason's office and asks them to represent him in his action for justice to get guardianship rights with Heather's baby. At first reserved, Julia ends up forming a line from Scott's point of view. She finds Heather in The Lair and clumsily asks her to revisit her decision to deprive Scott of his father's role. Heather loses her temper and, with Ethan's help, decides to use a lawyer. Julia and Mason have a good time by using their cleaning woman as an audience to their practice trial. In Paris, Ric confesses that he smuggles African diamonds. He thinks that the men he gave the wrong stones to kidnapped Hollis and Charisse in revenge. And really, a man calls Ric on the telephone and offers him an exchange the following day, the real diamonds for his wife and their baby. Eden loses her temper with Ric who she considers irresponsible...
It is the last of class day at Crestview high school before summer holidays. Laura reveals the fresco wall, while Michael offers the pupils a summer break but only Missy comes. Heather, Scott then Celeste imagine consequences of their conflict with the baby to come. Cruz and Ric find the kidnapper in the Alexander III Bridge. When a henchman takes out a weapon, Ric takes out his revolver. The men run away leaving by car, and Cruz and Ric run up towards Hollis and the baby. But they are not them. Cruz learns that Hollis is the instigator of this frame-up to recover Ric's diamonds. Eden and Kelly acquaint themselves with Marianne, who proves to be Hollis and Ric's boat. All go to the banks of the Seine where they find Hollis and Adriana...
|It will be necessary to wait for episode 1313 to see Tomas again in the series.|
Wanda and Ted invite Julia and Mason to a picnic on the beach, for the student holiday occasion. Wanda dreams of the fifties, watching the boys with Julia. Megan and Greg are back in Santa Barbara. C.C. offers to accommodate him in the Capwell residence, in Mason's old room. Sophia confronts Megan about her discovery concerning the death of Joe Hughes. Megan is forced to admit that C.C. is Greg's father, but asks Sophia to let Greg choose to speak about it or not to C.C.. In Paris, Eden cajoles Hollis by speaking to her about the baby she lost. Hollis ends up giving her Adriana and falls into the Seine. Ric jumps into the river to save her, but he is much too late. Ric admits in front of Kelly that he married Hollis for the money, but that he is shocked by her death. Eden phones C.C. to announce to him that she found Adriana, and savours her pleasure of being finally united with Cruz and the baby...
|The ending credits theme is replaced by the song I Love Paris, by Frank Sinatra.|
In the beach bar, Greg meets Bone, one of the pupils from the high school, whom he asks to give him surfing lessons. Emily is jealous of the interest which the boys, Greg at first, show Missy. Julia and Mason announce the official date of their marriage. Eden wants to baptise Adriana before going back to the United States. Cruz spots a small church and they baptise her, together with Kelly. In Santa Barbara, C.C., Sophia, Mason, Julia, Ted and Megan organise a ceremony at the same time to share this remote event...
All the Capwells united meet at Eden and Cruz's house to celebrate their return with Adriana. They cannot help going upstairs to see the baby. Carmen also makes a passage. Greg feels excluded from the celebrations. In Paris, Ric learns that Hollis' family inherits all her property. Shown the door from his home, he sees himself being offered by the French police to leave the country before being stopped for trafficking offences. Forbidden from the ceremony, Ric meditates on the coffin of his wife, before getting a plane ticket for Santa Barbara...
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By fearing a leak, Celeste decides to tell Scott the truth about her. In the hospital, she sees Heather, who is there for her first ultrasound scan. Cruz takes back his job and sees himself being offered a promotion to become a captain. But he refuses, preferring to dedicate himself first of all to his family. At his office he accepts Sandra's visit, who asks him to meet Adriana. But Cruz proves to be uncompromising and refuses. Michael learns from an old colleague that Leo Mitchell, the person involved in the incident with Jamie, left South America to come back to Los Angeles. He tells Cruz that Mitchell swore his loss after he killed his brother Stan during a police operation. Michael informs Laura, by explaining to her that he is trying to temporarily sail into Santa Barbara. Sandra goes to the beach and sees Eden, Chip and Adriana. Eden thanks her for her assistance, but knows how to react facing her strange behaviour. Sandra announces to her that she is leaving for Washington, but it proves to be that she hasn't decided yet.
From this episode, Brandon Farmer replaces the twins Bryce Woolley and Evan Woolley in the role of Chip Castillo.
Brandon accepted an invitation for Julia and Mason's marriage but prefers going there accompanied with Anisa rather than with his mother. Julia and Mason get ready for the big day. After a battle of whipped cream which turned at the expense of Heather's lawyer, they push him to go to their marriage with Lisa. Celeste confesses to Scott that she risks not being able to have children. Scott does not seem bothered, and tells Celeste about his mother whom he has never excused for prostituting herself. Celeste confides in her sister Lisa and speaks to her about her past as a call girl, then about being a prostitute. Lisa finds it difficult to believe her. Fearing the return of Leo Mitchell, Laura encourages Michael to go back to Boston. She discovers the weapon which her old team mate of the police entrusted to her to defend herself and takes fright...