Soap Opera Review by Nancy M. Reichardt

Necktie Killer Strikes Again on 'YATR'

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL: Steffy urged Thomas to apologize to Ridge for punching him during an argument. Zende let Nicole know he would like their relationship take a romantic turn. Rick and Maya discussed the possibility of starting a family.

DAYS OF OUR LIVES: Lucas was there for Adrienne, who had a breast cancer exam. Abigail is secretly helping Chad, who is trying to prove he isn't the Necktie Killer, while the killer (Ben) attacked another victim. Gabi and J.J. are becoming friends.

GENERAL HOSPITAL: A returned Laura came close to telling Jake he is really Jason, but instead urged him to find out who he really is before marrying Elizabeth. Dillon admitted to Lulu he still has feelings for her. Franco told Kiki he's there for her.

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS: Summer told a stunned Phyllis that her new friend, Fred, is really the dastardly Ian Ward. After Paul visited his sister, Patty, and Sharon at Fairview Hospital, Patty told Dr. Anderson that Sharon has been acting strange.