The Bold and the Beautiful 13 – 24 May

13 -17 May

Pam and Donna continue to attempt to adjust to their shared job. Brooke fails at her attempt to keep Amber out of the meeting at Forrester Creations and is even more surprised when Caroline takes Amber’s side.

Having been removed by Marcus, Amber eavesdrops on the meeting. Thomas and Rick compete for Caroline’s affections and the opportunity to work with her. Amber uses Rick’s doppelganger in an attempt to sway Caroline’s interest away from him.

Rick suspects Amber had something to do with Caroline canceling their dinner date.

Steffy and Thomas share much needed catch up time. Thomas isn’t so sure when Steffy relays that her divorce with Liam will never happen. She shares with him her thoughts on what she thinks the outcome will be of his relationship with Hope.

Thomas creates a romantic dinner for Caroline at the Bikini Bar. Bill and Liam argue over Liam’s commitment to Hope.

As she’s getting ready for dinner with Liam, Hope sees a photo of him with Steffy and is reminded that she’s with a married man. She begins to take the pills that Amber gave her. Steffy arrives at Bikini and sits down with Liam who is waiting for Hope.

Not knowing that Hope is passed out on her couch from one too many pills, Steffy tells Liam not to worry about Hope and that she will keep him company until Hope arrives.

Thomas and Caroline discuss Thomas’ past romances as well as the past relationship between Thomas’ father Ridge and Caroline’s late Aunt Caroline.

Liam finally goes home to find Hope asleep. After seeing the photo of himself with Steffy on Hope’s laptop, Liam gets Hope to admit that she took a pill and that it came from Amber, not from Dr. Barton. Liam becomes furious with Amber and worried about Hope.

Caroline is impressed with everything that Thomas set up for their evening and the two share their first kiss.

Now that Hope’s use of anti anxiety medication has come to light, Bill sees a future for Liam with Steffy. Much to Bill’s chagrin, Liam holds fast to his plan of taking Hope along with him to Fashion Week in Aspen. Taylor lets the Spencer men know that Steffy will also be in Aspen for Fashion Week.

Hope chastises Amber for giving her generic pills that were found online. Fearing she's losing Hope as an ally, Amber insists the pills aren’t dangerous. Hope denounces her friendship with Amber and insists she no longer supports her getting back together with Rick.

Liam lays out his plan for Hope to stay out of the glaring eye of the media in Aspen. Steffy remembers the good times she and Liam once shared. Dollar Bill Spencer blackmails an employee to do his bidding.

Upset that they weren’t invited to an important meeting, Rick persuades Caroline to crash it with him.

Hope has a hard time finding anyone to be on her side when it comes to traveling to Aspen with Liam. Bill continues to plot against Hope by manipulating his employees in Aspen. Hope confesses to Brooke about using pills purchased online but makes a conscious decision not to bust out Amber.

Touched by how much Liam cares for her daughter, Brooke asks Liam to take special care of Hope in Aspen. Ridge gives an ultimatum to the dueling Pam and Donna.

20 – 24 May

Steffy is excited to be introducing her new ski line in Aspen. Brooke warns Steffy to stay away from Liam and Hope. Ramona and Oliver are nervous as they put Bill’s plan into action.

Steffy, Liam and Hope board the Forrester jet and fly off to Fashion Week. While on the plane, Steffy takes advantage of a window of opportunity to tell Liam her true feelings.

Brooke asks Bill not to sabotage her daughter’s future.

Unaware of the already waiting press and of Bill and Ramona’s involvement in the situation, Steffy speaks with Ramona about the media.

Justin attempts to convince Bill to back down and call off his troops but Bill states he wants to put Hope to the test to see if she can handle being Liam’s wife. Hope panics when the paparazzi surrounds their car while stuck at a red light.

Steffy confides in Ramona about her desire to win Liam’s heart back fair and square. Brooke spills the beans about Hope’s drug use to Rick. At the Aspen house, Liam flashes back to his wedding night with Steffy.

Hope and Liam decide to relax in the Jacuzzi.

As Fashion Week gets underway, Hope says goodbye to Liam as reporters swarm her with questions and call her a fraud. Unaware that his father’s plan to attack Hope is in progress, Liam and Steffy talk about the memories they've shared together in Aspen.

Brooke and Rick worry about Steffy when Othello calls to tell Rick about the reporters. Rick demands Othello get Hope to safety. Hope attempts to dodge photographers around Aspen as the fashion shows get underway.

Steffy spots Hope and becomes adamant to Ramona that they must step in and help her stepsister.

Anxious by the consistent hounding by the Aspen paparazzi, Hope takes refuge in her bathroom and pops a pill that she vowed to never take again.

When Stephanie shows genuine concern about Brooke’s agitation, Brooke reveals that Hope has been in therapy and has been self-medicating to ease her anxiety. Liam attempts to help Hope get her mind off of her worries by taking her skiing, not knowing that she's taken the pills.

Meanwhile, Dr. Barton fills Brooke in on the possible side effects of Hope’s prescription.

An unfortunate incident takes place on the slopes of Aspen that brings Steffy and Liam closer together. Rick and Brooke begin to worry about Hope once they learn about the massive amount of paparazzi that has been spotted in Aspen.

As the effects of Hope’s pills begin to wear off, she has a startling recollection.

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