Days of our lives 19 – 30 August

19 – 23 August

Vivian knows something is up between Chloe and Carly and vows to figure it out. Brady walks in on Vivian with her sarcophagus and realizes it has a television screen in it.

Hope is put in her cell with cellmate, Tina, who ends up recognizing her as the cop who mugged a bunch of men.

Tina freaks out thinking Hope will do something to her and demands a new cellmate. When the guard refuses, Tina attacks Hope who used skills she learned as an officer.

Daniel overhears Carly on the phone with Chloe talking about Vivian. Stephanie drops by to visit Chloe with a baby gift but she is really there to get information off of Chloe's computer for Ian to find out if it was Chloe that changed the test results.

Brady finds the forged letters from Maggie in Vivian's purse and figures out Vivian is trying to burying Maggie alive. Melanie walks in on a sleeping Nathan at the hospital mumbling that he loves her.

Ciara tries to be nicer to Carly and is disappointed when Maggie tells her she will miss her recital. Maggie gets a cryptic call from Gus trying to warn her about Vivian's plans.

Brady finds the paperwork for a pet cemetery and realizes that Vivian put Isabella there. Chad gives his sympathies to Kate. Kate worries to a comatose E.J. what would happen if Stefano found out Chad is his son. Melanie tells Maggie about Nathan talking in his sleep about being in love with her.

Brady turns the tables on Vivian by putting her in the sarcophagus. Brady taunts Vivian with the video cameras she set up to use with Maggie. Maggie tells Victor that she has decided to delay her trip. Rafe suspects that Will may of shot E.J.

Sami makes the decision to take E.J. off life support. Rafe tells her that if she pulls the plug whoever shot E.J. would be charged with murder.

Vivian pleads with Brady to let her out of the sarcophagus and tells him that there is toxic paint in it. Brady writes an e-mail to Victor from Vivian. Kate demands answers from Will.

26 – 30 August

The nurse takes E.J. off life support and everyone watches on. Stefano sits by E.J.'s bed and begins talking to him and E.J. suddenly starts breathing on his own.

Later, Kate suggests to Sami that she should pick up her stuff and Kate starts questioning Sami's guilt. Stefano arrives and tells Sami that the gun used to shoot E.J. was the one he kept in a box only people that lived in the mansion knew about.

Stephanie is still obsessing over who changed the paternity tests results and she now suspects Daniel. Adrienne overhears Stephanie talking to Ian about figuring out if it was Daniel.

Later, Adrienne makes a call talking about Steph and suggesting someone come back to town. Victor can't believe the e-mail he gets from Vivian. Vivian finds a remote and listens in on their conversation.

Victor sees that Vivian's jewelry and Lawrence's ashes are gone and he starts to celebrate. Everyone gathers for Isabella's re-dedication and Victor announces that Vivian left.

Bo tells Carly that Vivian has left town but Carly puts out that it doesn't seem like Vivian to leave suddenly like that. Victor tells Justin to start the divorce proceeding against Vivian but Justin isn't sure Vivian is really out of Victor's life.

Maggie finds Vivian's earring on the floor. E.J. starts to wake up murmuring Sami's name. Tina and another inmate attack Hope. The warden goes against Hope's wishes and calls Bo.

Stefano thinks Will was the one that shot E.J. and vows revenge if he gets proof. Nicole gets drunk and shows up at Chloe's baby shower and nearly ruins Chloe's secret that she slept with someone else.

Stephanie is surprised when Kayla shows up and not pleased when Kayla tells her that Adrienne called her.

Ian shows up at the hospital needing stitches and Daniel works on him. Ian realizes this is the Daniel that Stephanie has been talking about and tries to figure out a way to figure out if he knows about Chloe.

Stefano tells Kate that he knows Will didn't shoot E.J. because his finger prints are not on the cabin where the gun was kept.

Melanie demands to know what Nicole means by Chloe hurting Daniel. Nicole says she was just running her mouth because she is drunk and upset.

Later, Melanie has everyone play a guessing game about the baby and Nicole gets emotional and excuses herself. Stefano sits by E.J.'s bed and tries to get him to wake up and accuse Sami of shooting him.

Later, Arianna visits E.J. and he wakes up saying Sami's name. Rafe knows that Sami and Will are hiding something from him.

Kayla doesn't believe Stephanie when she says everything is fine especially when Kayla overhears Stephanie on the phone with Ian. Kayla walks in on Ian telling Stephanie that he got a hold of Daniel's phone. He doesn't appear to know that Chloe's baby isn't his based on his calls to prepare Chloe's birthday party that same day.

Catch Days of our lives weekdays on SABC3 at 17:40pm.

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