The History of Sonny Corinthos-2012

Carly continues to try and defend herself for lying to Michael and Morgan about Jax being alive. Sonny tells her she needs to bring Morgan home so he can fix the damage that has been done. Michael leaves the party and gets hit by Jason's motorcycle. Sonny and Carly go to the hospital to see if he's okay. Michael doesn't want to talk to them. Sonny stops by Michael's to check up on him. Michael is angry and wants to work for Sonny in the mob. Sonny tells Michael he can't be in the business, it's too dangerous. Michael throws Sonny out of his house. Jax is following Sonny.

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Kate arrives at Sonny's house for dinner. Kate overhears Sonny talking on the phone about Jax. She asks him what he's up to. Sonny says he doesn't want to talk about Jax. Sonny and Kate sit down and drink some wine. They talk about their relationship. Sonny is cautious and wants to make his relationship with Kate work. Sonny and Kate kiss. They go upstairs and make love. Carly comes by and tells Sonny that Michael is going to work for the Zacchara's. Sonny tells Carly that he will handle Michael and tells Carly to leave. Sonny is upset and tries to call Michael, but he won't return his calls. As Kate leaves, both Sonny and Kate decide to make their relationship public. Michael demands that Sonny get revenge on Abby's death. When Sonny refuses, Michael says he will do it himself. Kate and Sonny make more plans for Sonny's renovated restaurant. Sonny says he wants to have a clean slate and throws away the key to his old Bensonhurst home.

     
     
     

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Sonny's in his office when bullets ring out and he gets shot. He falls to the floor, then calls Jason on the phone for help. Shawn comes by and finds Sonny. Sonny is not badly injured and doesn't want to report the wound and involve the cops. It is Jax that shot him, but Sonny thinks it's Johnny and wants revenge. Michael stops by. Sonny shows him his wound and tells him that's why he needs to stay away from Johnny. Kate shows up and starts freaking out that Sonny has been shot. Sonny tells her not to worry. Later, Sonny goes to the Metro Court to talk to Kate. She is still upset. Kate tells Sonny she is not sure she can be with him and live with all of the danger. Sonny wants to work it out, but Kate says she needs to think about it. Luke stops by Sonny's office. Luke says he has information that Sonny could use against the Zacchara's. Luke wants money for the information. Sonny says he will pay Luke well. Sonny reads the information and is speechless.

     
     
     

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Sonny goes to see Johnny. He tells Johnny some stunning news. Johnny's parents are really Claudia and Gino Soleito. Anthony is not his real father. Johnny is shocked. Sonny sees Kate at the Metro Court. She tells him she is leaving town for a few days. Anthony pays Sonny a visit. He is livid that Sonny told the family secret. He vows revenge on Sonny's family. Sonny fills Jason in on the Zacchara family secret and tells him that Anthony has already paid a visit and promised revenge. Kate comes by the restaurant with some plans for renovations. Sonny asks her if she received the flowers he sent her when she was out of town. It's obvious that Kate doesn't know what he's talking about. Kate admits she made a change of plans.

     
     

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Sonny wants to know why Kate wasn't in San Francisco. She is vague and tells him she changed her plans. Sonny wants to know why Kate can't trust him. He wants their relationship to work. Kate wants the same thing. They discuss the restaurant plans again. Then they go out to dinner. Sonny talks to Dante and tells him he would still like to give him a wedding gift. Sonny wants to donate a pulmonary wing at the hospital in Dante's name. Dante goes into a lecture about how he doesn't want to be associated with anything with Sonny because he is a cop and Sonny's a criminal. He would like Sonny to retire and then maybe they could work on their relationship. Kate stops by and tells Sonny she's going out of town again. Sonny is surprised. Sonny has Kate followed. Sonny follows Kate to Chicago. He wants to know why she has been lying to him. Kate denies she is hiding anything. Sonny says he will not be played and starts leaving. Kate stops him and tells him she does have something to say. Sonny thinks Kate is seeing someone. She says she is seeing a psychiatrist. Sonny is relieved. He tells her how he is bipolar and that he has been in therapy. He knows where she is coming from.

     
     

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Kate sneaks out of the hotel room in the middle of the night. When she comes back, Sonny asks where she's been. Kate tells him she couldn't sleep and she had to think. Sonny tells her she can talk to him if she needs to. Kate is acting testy towards Sonny and he wonders what is wrong. Kate says she's going through a lot right now. Kate keeps brushing Sonny off and they decide to go back to Port Charles. Sonny and Kate are at the Metro Court discussing the pulmonary wing and how Sonny wants to show Dante how much he cares about him. Sonny mentions that he has found where Jax is. Kate tells Carly that Jax gave her his share of the Metro Court and she is now the co-owner. Kate tells Sonny about Jax giving her his half of the Metro Court. Sonny gets angry, as Kate tries to justify why she didn't tell him.

     

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Sonny is waiting for Kate at Crimson. He tells her she wouldn't answer his phone calls. They argue about Jax. Sonny says he'll drop Jax for Kate. He says she's more important to him. Kate says she's falling in love with Sonny all over again, but she's worried their past will get in the way. Sonny says to forget the past and lets move forward. They kiss and make up. Sonny arrives at the Metro Court and is pleased to see the place ready for the benefit. Carly arrives and starts bickering with Sonny and Kate. The benefit for Dante starts. Sonny thanks Kate for all of her hard work. Dante arrives and lectures Sonny about how this is all a front for a mob war. Sonny says he's doing it for Dante. A drunk Johnny arrives. Sonny pays tribute to Dante and tells everyone his son is a hero. Johnny taunts Sonny and provokes him. Sonny reveals Johnny's secret. Everyone yells at Sonny. Dante is furious and leaves. Sonny goes after him.

     
     
     

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Sonny follows Dante to the parking garage. Dante tells Sonny he is done with him. It's over. He walks away. Sonny notices a gun pointed at Dante. He yells for Dante as he runs and tackles Dante to the ground. Sonny is shot in the shoulder. Dante tends to Sonny as the shooter gets away. Sonny tells Dante to go after the shooter. Dante says later, he is worried about Sonny and goes to get help. He comes back with Mac and Steve with a first aid kit, but Sonny is gone. There is only a pool of blood. Sonny goes to Johnny's place to confront him. Johnny denies he shot at Sonny or Dante. Carly tells Sonny to go to the hospital, he is going to pass out. Dante arrives and tries to talk Sonny down. Sonny finally agrees to go to the hospital. Dante thanks Sonny for saving his life. At the hospital, Sonny still resists care, but Dante makes him see the doctor. Dante thanks Sonny again and calls him "Dad." Sonny gets stitches in his shoulder. Kate sees him and is very upset. Sonny tries to calm her down. Kate says if Sonny goes after Anthony they are over. Sonny says don't make me choose between you and my kids. Kate leaves the hospital. Michael and Dante check on Sonny. He's going after Anthony, but they run into Mac. Robin has been killed in an explosion. Mac blames Sonny. Michael comforts Sonny, as Sonny is very shaken by the news of Robin's death. Sonny shows up at the Quartermaine's to confront Anthony. Sonny threatens Anthony in front of Tracy, but then leaves.

     
     
     
     
     

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Sonny and Sam wait at the hospital during Jason's surgery. Sonny talks about how much he will miss Robin. He tells Sam how she was like a little sister to him. Sonny pulled out a few stitches, so he goes to get them fixed. Dante confronts him and asks him how he did that. Dante tells Sonny that Anthony was in a car accident and someone shot at his tires. Sonny is a suspect. Dante wants Sonny to tell him exactly what happened after he left the Quartermaines. Sonny says he didn't shoot at Anthony's car. Sonny goes and visits Kate. He wants to make up. Kate shows Sonny her bloody wedding dress. They get in a fight about Sonny's violent life. Kate says she can't be with him. Sonny says he needs her. They kiss and make up. Kate continues to express her fears of being with Sonny. He says they can work it out as long as they are honest. Kate agrees.

     
     
     

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Sonny and Carly worry about Jason at GH. Then they start arguing. Sonny tells Carly that Johnny is using her to get back at him. Carly tells Sonny that Kate can't handle being with him. Dante takes Sonny to the PCPD for questioning. He tells Sonny that he found a gun in Kate's office and the bullets can be linked to the tire damage on Anthony's car. Alexis arrives at the PCPD to defends Sonny, but he is still arrested. Sonny has his court arraignment. He tells Kate, Alexis, and Dante that he is innocent. In the courtroom, Alexis says there is no evidence to link Sonny to the crime, but the judge disagrees. He sets bail for Sonny.

     
     
     

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Sonny is at the courthouse making some phone calls. Todd Manning comes in and confronts Sonny about killing his grandchild. Sonny tells Todd he is sorry for his loss, but he is innocent. Todd doesn't believe Sonny and pulls out a gun. Sonny tells him he is making a big mistake. Carly, Michael, Starr, and Blair run into the courthouse. Starr asks Todd to put the gun down. John McBain arrives and arrests Todd for jumping bail in Llanview. Starr yells at Sonny for killing her family. Sonny tells her he's innocent. Sonny and John McBain have some words. They have a past together. Sonny attends Robin's funeral. He offers Patrick and Anna his condolences. Sonny speaks at the funeral about his special relationship with Robin. Later, Sonny tells Kate how important it is that she is by his side right now.

     
     
     

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Sonny is at Kate's office. He tries to talk to her about her psychiatrist. He wants to make sure he is not causing her to have doubts with everything that is going on. Kate starts turning into "Connie." She comes onto Sonny. When Sonny questions why she is acting different, she asks him to leave. Sonny goes to the hospital to look for Jason. He finds Michael. They talk about Robin's funeral. Michael mentions that Starr had a funeral too. Sonny asks Michael if he thinks he did it. Michael says he wants to believe Sonny is innocent. Carly arrives and tells Sonny that she just saw Kate with Johnny. Dante calls Sonny to the PCPD. He warns Sonny that John McBain has been asking about him. Sonny explains that they know each other from when McBain was an FBI Agent and Sonny was working in Atlantic City. Sonny visits Jason. They talk about the trial. Jason knows Sonny is innocent and he wants to help prove it.

     
     

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Sonny confronts Johnny and demand that he leave Kate alone. Sonny finds Carly and McBain in Kate's office. He tells McBain to leave Kate's office and Port Charles, while he's at it. Sonny finds Kate at the hospital having a session with Ewen. Sonny tells Kate he found Carly and McBain in her office. Sonny sees Michael and tells him he should stay away from Starr until the trial is over. Jason tells Sonny more information on John McBain. Sonny visits Kate and she admits she visited Johnny. Sonny tells her to stay away from him. Kate tells Sonny she loves him and will be there for him during the trial.

     

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Olivia asks Sonny to help her. Johnny is blackmailing Steve and she wants Sonny to get him to stop. Sonny discusses his trial with Alexis. She wants to implicate Kate about the gun. Sonny doesn't want to involve Kate. Sonny also gets a restraining order against John McBain. Jason goes to talk to Kate, but realizes something is wrong. She is not acting like herself. "Connie" tells Sonny that Jason wasn't nice to her. Sonny says he will talk to Jason. When Jason tries to tell Sonny what happened, Sonny defends Kate.

 

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Sonny is at the Metro Court waiting for Kate. Michael shows up and says he believes his father is innocent. Sonny says he is touched that Michael believes him. Kate shows up to meet Sonny for lunch. Sonny tells Kate that Johnny is just using Carly to get to him and she's falling for it. Kate says Sonny needs to focus on the trial. Carly walks up to the table and starts a fight with Kate. Sonny takes Kate home and falls asleep in Kate's arms. "Connie" gets up from the bed and calls Johnny and offers herself to him if the trial doesn't turn out the way Johnny wants. On the morning of the trial, Sonny assures Kate that everything will be okay. Kate calls Ewen and tells him she's worried "Connie" will come out at the trial. Ewen wants to commit Kate, she refuses. John McBain stops by to harass Sonny. Sonny arrives at the courthouse and sees Michael comforting Starr. Sonny goes into the courtroom and the trial starts. Dante, Michael, Carly, Johnny, and Starr all testify. They all admit that they never saw Sonny at the scene of the crime. Kate testifies that she never saw Sonny with the gun. Anthony testifies that he saw Sonny shoot his tires out. Alexis asks Anthony to read the piece of paper in front of him. He can't see. She asks him how he could see Sonny at driving at night with tinted windows? The defense rests and closing arguments are made. Now they need to wait for the verdict.

     
     
     
     

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Sonny stops by Michael's house to confront him about Starr. Michael defends Starr, but Sonny warns Michael that she is using him because he is his son. Jason warns Sonny that something is wrong with Kate. Sonny says he doesn't want to talk about it. He knows what Kate needs. Kate starts to tell Sonny the truth (that she has DID and needs to be committed), but Alexis calls. The verdict is in. Sonny and Kate go to the courthouse. Sonny is acquitted of all charges. Everyone is relieved. Starr is furious and tells Sonny he will pay. Sonny and Kate go back to the house. Kate starts to turn into "Connie" and starts to plan Sonny's birthday party. Sonny invites Michael to his birthday party. Then he has a heart to heart with Michael. Now that the trial is over, he wants Michael to be honest with him. Does he think he's innocent? Michael says he believes in Sonny and knows he didn't do it. Sonny thwarts one of Johnny's schemes, so Johnny vows payback. Sonny and Kate go to the Metro Court for his birthday party. Sonny is very happy to see Michael and Dante. Kate disappears. "Connie" smashes Sonny's birthday cake, then she leaves the party and arrives at Johnny's house and wants to sleep with him.

     
     
     
     

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Sonny's birthday party continues at the Metro Court. Sonny can't find Kate. He mingles with Alexis and Olivia for a while. Sonny goes into the MC kitchen and finds his birthday cake smashed to pieces. Then he gets a call from "Connie" she says that Johnny is hurting her. Sonny goes to Johnny's place to find Johnny and "Connie" in bed together. Sonny thinks Johnny drugged and forced himself on Kate. But Kate (as Connie) tells Sonny she is right where she wants to be. Sonny is in shock. Kate tells Sonny she's been seeing Johnny for months. Sonny asks her why she would do this on his birthday? He pulls out a gun. Both Kate and Johnny start begging Sonny not to do it. Carly comes over and hears gunshots, then sees Sonny leaving. Carly sees Kate and Johnny in bed together. Sonny goes home and pours himself a drink. Sonny has some flashbacks about Kate. Then he starts to burn some gifts that Kate gave him. Carly arrives and tells Sonny they should fight fire with fire. Sonny and Carly kiss. Sonny starts to take Carly upstairs, but then he changes his mind. He says both of them really don't want to do this. Carly says she wants revenge. Sonny says it won't change that they were both betrayed. Sonny starts questioning Kate's behavior. He doesn't understand why she would stand by him for the trial and give him a birthday party if she didn't love him. Carly says Kate was lying. Sonny still feels that something is not right with Kate. Meanwhile, Ewen tries to commit Kate to Shadybrooke, but she turns into Connie, hits him on the head, and leaves.

     
     
     

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Jason asks Sonny what happened with Kate at the birthday party. Sonny tells him about Johnny and Kate sleeping together. Jason tells Sonny that Ewen wanted to have Kate committed. Sonny doesn't want to talk about Kate. They have a heart to heart talk. Jason tells Sonny what happened to Sam in Hawaii and how Franco raped her. The baby isn't Jason's and he doesn't know what to do. Sonny encourages him to work it out with Sam. Michael stops by Sonny's. They talk about Kate. McBain left a bug under the desk and is listening to the whole conversation. Sonny tells Michael about Johnny and Kate sleeping together. Sonny says Kate says it's been going on for months. Sonny says maybe he never knew the real Kate. he just didn't want to see it. Later, Sonny answers his door and Starr is standing there. Starr pulls out a gun out and tells him they are going somewhere. Starr takes Sonny to where the car accident was. She wants him to pay for what he did. Sonny tells her he understands her pain, but he didn't cause the accident. He tells her Michael will be upset if she kills him. Michael shows up and tells Starr to stop.

 
 

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Starr continues to hold a gun on Sonny at the scene of the accident. Michael arrives and tries to intervene. He tells Starr that he killed Claudia and it's something he has to live with for the rest of his life. Starr runs off. Sonny and Michael talk. Sonny tells Michael he is proud of him. Michael and Sonny have a heart to heart talk about trusting people. Sonny arrives at GH to find that Kate has been arrested for assaulting Ewen. Kate tries to explain to Sonny that she has DID (Dissociative Identity Disorder). Sonny doesn't believe her. He tells her he gave him his heart and she spit on it. They are over. Jason stops by Sonny's to see how he is doing. He tells Sonny that Kate is telling the truth and she is mentally ill, he has seen if for himself. As they are talking, Jason finds the bug that McBain put under the desk. Sonny calls Alexis to get help for Kate. Sonny and Alexis discuss Kate's legal problems. Sonny sends Alexis to help Kate at the PCPD. Dante stops by and tells Sonny that Ronnie was the one that shot him. Ronnie also kidnapped Lulu. Sonny says the main thing is that Lulu is safe. Dante says he intends to keep it that way.

 
 
 

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Sonny and Michael are eating breakfast at Kelly's. Sonny asks Michael how he feels about Ronnie being killed. Michael wished he would have gone to trial for murdering the strippers. Sonny asks if that's why Michael turned in Starr. Michael says she tried to kill Sonny. Alexis arrives and talks to Sonny about Kate's case. Sonny runs into Johnny, who asks him not to blame Kate for them sleeping together. Alexis tells Sonny they will have to hypnotize Kate because she doesn't remember what she did. Todd visits Sonny and tells him to drop the charges on Starr or he will tells the cops that Connie is the one that shot out Anthony's tires. Todd tells Sonny they can save Starr and Kate at the same time. Sonny tells Todd Kate means nothing to him. Todd warns Sonny again and leaves. Sonny goes to the PCPD and sees Kate. Sonny and Alexis are waiting for the psychiatrist when Kate starts talking to Connie in the one-way mirror. Sonny runs in the room to comfort Kate, but it is Connie. She taunts Sonny and tells him how she turned him against Kate. Sonny tells Connie he is here for Kate and not her. Connie tells Sonny that she was the one that shot out Anthony's tires.

     
     
     

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Sonny is talking to Connie at the PCPD. She tells Sonny that she was the one that shot out at Anthony's tires, then set up Sonny with the gun in the office. Sonny tells Connie that she has blood on her hands. Kate comes back and she is upset and confused. Kate asks Sonny what Connie said to him. Sonny tells her that he came into the room to talk to Kate, but it was Connie. He was scared. Sonny tells Kate that Connie told him she shot out Anthony's tires. Kate is devastated. Sonny comforts Kate and tells her that he and Alexis will take care of this. Carly sees Sonny at Kelly's. Sonny tells Carly about seeing "Connie" at the PCPD. Sonny discusses his own struggle with being bipolar and how he needs to support Kate through this. Todd comes to Sonny's restaurant. He tells Sonny he will publish the story of what Kate did unless they agree to the deal. Sonny asks Michael to retract his statement about Starr trying to kill him. When Michael asks why, Sonny tells him Todd knows who shot out Anthony's tires and he needs to protect someone very important.

     
     

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Kristina arrives home to Port Charles unannounced. She tells Sonny and Alexis that she knows that Sonny pulled strings to get her into Yale. Everyone found out and she was called a Mob Princess and felt like a freak. She tells them she quit school and is working on a reality show with a grad student. Kristina announces they are all starring in "Mob Princess." Sam tells Kristina she will regret this. Sonny tells Kristina he is not sorry for getting her into Yale. Kristina says if they don't agree to the show she will leave them forever. Sonny and Jason discuss McBain arresting Jason. They are going to send him a message.

     

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Sonny visits Kate at Shadybrooke. She is surprised to see him after everything that she has done to him. Sonny tells her he knows it was Connie that betrayed him, not Kate. Kate can't stop thinking about what she did to Starr's family. Sonny tells her that Starr won't come after her because he made a deal with Todd. Michael visits Sonny at Greystone and tells him he knows Sonny is protecting Kate. Sonny admits it and tells Michael he feels he is the cause of Kate's illness. As kids, they were supposed to run away with each other. "Connie" never showed up and the next time Sonny saw her she was Kate Howard. At Shadybrooke, we find out the story of what happened to Connie. She was supposed to meet Sonny at the corner in Brooklyn to leave town together, but Joe Scully Jr. came looking for Sonny. Joe Jr. raped Connie and she became pregnant. She didn't want to tell Sonny because she knew he would kill Joe Jr. and Joe Sr would kill Sonny. She was trying to protect him. Sonny tells McBain what happened to his sister Theresa. Joe Scully hired Sonny to help run a strip club Joe Jr. was running to the ground. Theresa was working at the club. Sonny admits she was in way over her head. Joe Jr. killed Theresa right in front of Sonny. He says he was trying to help her. Joe Sr. didn't want his son involved, so he got them to dismiss Sonny's case. John tells Sonny he let them get away with murder and demands to know where Joe Jr is right now. Sonny directs him to New Orleans and says he's sorry about his sister. Kristina arrives at Sonny's with the Mob Princess film crew. Sonny warns Trey about exploiting Kristina. Sonny plays nice for the cameras to Kristina's frustration. At Shadybrooke, Kate tells Ewen what happened after the rape. She had the baby at a boarding house and left him as soon as he was born. Ewen realizes that is when Connie stopped existing.

     
     
     

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Sonny visits Kate at Shadybrooke. Dr. Keenan is in the room to help guide Kate through the session because she's had a breakthrough. Kate tells Sonny that the reason that she never met with him to runaway was not because she didn't love him, but because she was raped by Joe Scully Jr. She tells Sonny she became pregnant, went to a boarding house, delivered the baby, and abandoned him there. Sonny is angry and blames himself for not protecting her. Kate tells him don't go there. Sonny asks about where the baby is, but Kate says she doubts he survived. Sonny tells Kate he loves her and he will help her through this. He asks Dr. Keenan if this means "Connie" is gone. Dr. Keenan tells Sonny not yet. Sonny asks Kate if she remembers the night of the accident and shooting out Anthony's tires. Kate tries to remember what happened, but can't recall shooting Anthony's tires out at all. She wants to go to the PCPD and tell them what "Connie" did. Sonny tells her not to worry about that. Dante questions Sonny about what happened with Kate. He wants to know if Kate was the one that shot out Anthony's tires. Sonny admits that "Connie" thinks she did it. Sonny tells Jason about Joe Scully Jr. and how he raped Kate when she was a teenager. He wants revenge. Jason tells Sonny he will track him down. Sonny goes to the PCPD when he finds out Kate wants to confess. He is too late. Kate signs her confession and is arrested. Kate has her arraignment at the courthouse. Trey tries to get her to confess on camera. At the court hearing the judge rules that Kate can be set free if she receives therapy. Kate thanks Sonny for being there for her. Sonny promises her no one will ever hurt her again.

 
 
     
     

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Sonny tells Kate he feels guilty about what Joe Jr. did to her. Kate doesn't want Sonny to get revenge. Sonny just wants Kate to heal. In the meantime, Jason has found Joe Jr. in New Orleans and is bringing him back to Sonny. We also learn that Joe Jr. is Trey's father. Sonny has Joe Jr. tied up in a chair at a warehouse. Joe denies he raped Kate. He tells Sonny it was consensual. Joe tells Sonny about Kate having his baby. Sonny asks Joe how he knows about the baby when it was a secret. Joe makes up some more excuses. Sonny says he is an animal and is going to die like a coward. McBain walks in on Sonny and Joe Jr. and tells Sonny to put the gun down. Sonny orders Joe Jr. to tell McBain what really happened to his sister Theresa. Joe Jr. admits he killed her because she was talking to McBain, who was a Fed. Sonny tells McBain to turn away and he will take care of Joe Jr. The police burst in and McBain shows his badge. He has Joe Jr. arrested, but tells the cops Sonny is clean. Jason arrives and Sonny tells him how McBain took Joe Jr. away and he wasn't able to kill him.

 
 
     

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Sonny is at the warehouse. Kate arrives and he tells her that he has found Joe Jr. McBain has brought him to Atlantic City on charges of murdering his sister. Sonny tells Kate that Joe denied that he raped her. Kate is upset and wants to see Joe. Sonny says that is not a good idea. Kristina arrives with Trey. Sonny has promised a tour of the coffee warehouse. Sonny starts to balk, but Kate tells him it's a good idea to do it. Sonny reluctantly agrees. Sonny tells Kristina he will honor the agreement to show her and Trey a tour of the warehouse. Trey gets a call from Joe and cancels the tour. Sonny warns Kristina that Trey is just using her. Kristina says that Trey has been completely honest with her and she leaves. Kate tells Sonny that she went to see Joe Jr. Sonny didn't want her to see him ever again. Kate is talking about Joe when she has a flashback of Johnny talking to Connie at the PCPD. Sonny and Kate go to Johnny and ask him why he was seeing Connie. Johnny tells them Connie was worried that Kate was going to go back to Sonny and Connie kissed him at the PCPD. Sonny and Kate are in his bedroom. They are about to make love, when Sonny tells Kate he knows she's been through a lot and he is willing to wait if she needs to. Kate says she feels she's had so many secrets and she needs Sonny. She wants to make love to him. Sonny and Kate make love. Later, Kate has a memory of Connie at the PCPD with Johnny.

 
 

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Sonny and Kate go to the Metro Court to meet with Michael for brunch. Starr is with Michael. There are some awkward moments as Michael tells Sonny that he and Starr are together now. Everyone tries to put the past behind them. They make a toast. Sonny is at the warehouse. He's making calls to find out what's going on with Joe's trial date. Kate overhears and Sonny promises not to take matters into his own hands. Kate tells Sonny that she has to face the shame of abandoning her own child. Sonny and Kristina have a talk. She admits that she thinks maybe Sonny was right about Trey. He cares more about the show than her. Sonny wants Kristina to value herself. Kristina isn't sure she wants to do "Mob Princess" anymore. Later, Trey arrives and tells Kristina he wants to end the show. Sonny visits Joe at the jail in Atlantic City. Sonny wants to know how Joe found out about Kate's pregnancy. Joe tells Sonny he found out from Father O'Brien. Sonny wants to know the name of the boarding house. Joe asks Sonny how he would feel if someone killed one of his children. Sonny counters that if he thought Joe killed one of his children he would take him out permanently. As Sonny's leaving, Joe threatens Sonny's kids. Sonny warns him not to go there. Sonny has a beer with Jason at the Floating Rib. Sonny tells Jason about his conversation with Joe and that his kids need protection. Jason will take care of it. Sonny tells Jason that if he can't work things out with Sam, maybe they should just end it. Jason says he can't do that.

 
 

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Sonny sees Dante at the hospital. They discuss how Olivia is doing from her LSD overdose. Dante says there is no change. Sonny tells Dante that the "Mob Princess" show has ended, but he is worried about Kristina because he thinks Trey still has an agenda. Dante offers to look into it. Sonny tells him not to because he doesn't want to rock the boat with Kristina and Dante has enough on his plate. Trey is escorted to a boxing gym to find Sonny waiting for him. Sonny wants to get to know him better. Sonny knocks Trey around a few times in the ring. Kristina arrives and wants to know what happened to Trey. Sonny says they were just getting to know each other and they should go out to brunch. He invites Trey's family. Sonny and Kristina meet at Kelly's. They talk briefly about Trey, but Sonny changes the subject. He shows Kristina his engagement ring for Kate. Kristina is happy for Sonny. She asks if Kate will say yes after what happened at their first wedding. Sonny hopes so and says he wants to be with the women he loves. Sonny sits with McBain at the counter. He tells him that Joe threatened his kids and if the case gets dismissed Sonny is going to take matters into his own hands.

 
 

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Sonny brings Kate to the Pozzulo's for dinner. He tells Kate he is going to make it a night to remember. They talk about their first date. Sonny gets serious and tells Kate that they've been thought a lot and that he wants to spend the rest of their lives together. Kate is worried because she is sick and she's afraid that Sonny deserves better. Sonny tells her that he knows what it is like because he is sick too, that is why they belong together. He wants to take care of Kate. He proposes marriage and Kate accepts. They dance the night away. John McBain comes by the restaurant to tell Sonny some news. Joe Jr. is out of jail and the charges dismissed. They both wonder who is the accomplice (it is Jerry) that Joe is working with. Kate arrives and Sonny tells her that Joe is free. Sonny doesn't want Kate to worry. He promises her that Joe won't get anywhere near her. Sonny wants to take Joe down, but he doesn't want to do anything to jeopardize Kate's recovery. Joe shows up at Pozzulo's. Sonny pulls a gun on him. Joe denies raping Connie. Joe taunts Sonny about Kristina's reality show. Sonny tells Joe to leave town. Spinelli tells Sonny and Jason that there is a connection between Ewen and Jax.

 
 
     

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Sonny goes to the PCPD to talk to Dante. He offers Dante any assistance needed. Jerry has made an announcement to Port Charles that he has poisoned the water supply and the citizens will start feeling the effects in 24-48 hours. Dante declines Sonny's help, but thanks him. Sonny finds Joe harassing Kate at the Metro Court. He warns Joe to leave Kate alone. Sonny arrives at Joe's hotel room and threatens him with some bodyguards. Joe taunts Sonny that Kate's son is still alive. Sonny doesn't believe him, but tells Joe it might buy him some time. Todd summons Sonny and others to the Quartermaines. He tells them that he wants to pay Jerry off to get the cure of the poison and needs them all to contribute. They all agree. Everyone is starting to look tired and sick from the poisoned water. Sonny goes with the group to the PCPD to pay off Jerry and get the serum. They find Jax there. He admits that Jerry got away. Sonny and Jax argue. Todd makes arrangements for all of them to meet Jerry. Jax warns them that it is a trap and Jerry might not have the serum. Sonny, Todd, Carly, Jax, and Johnny wait at a warehouse for Jerry to arrive. Sonny and Carly have a heart to heart moment. Jerry finally arrives with Alexis at gunpoint.

 
 
     

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At the warehouse, money is transferred to Jerry and he leaves with Alexis as a hostage. He promises to give them the cure for the toxin when he is safely out of the country. Jax and Jerry have a struggle and the gun goes off, shooting Johnny. Dante and John show up and have a shoot out with Jerry's men. Sonny and Jax go after Jerry. Every is getting sicker. Sonny and Shawn rescue Alexis from the boat. Jax confronts Jerry. Jerry threatens to set off a bomb. Sonny shoots Jerry, but Jerry shoots back and a fire starts from some gasoline. There is an explosion on the docks. Sonny is thrown into the water, but is safe. He tells everyone he doesn't think Jerry or Jax survived. Sonny reunites with Kate at the hospital. He wants to get married as soon as possible. Kate agrees. Dante announces that the antiserum is going to save everyone. Sonny visits Jason at the hospital. He tells him Jerry and Jax are missing. Sonny will tell Carly. Carly blames Sonny, but then Jax walks in and credits Sonny for saving his life. Michael tells Sonny about Kristina's marriage. Sonny goes to see Kristina. Krisitina tries to calm Sonny down by explaining that the marriage was just for "Mob Princess" and to help Trey's father with his investment in the show. Sonny wants to meet Trey's father. Kristina tells Sonny that she is going to get the marriage annulled, so not to worry. She tells Sonny that she helped Trey and that he should understand, because she would do the same for him if he was in trouble. Sonny agrees to leave Trey alone, but tells Kristina he is worried and doesn't believe Trey is sincere.

 
 
     

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Sonny tells Tracy the truth about who Joe is. He is Joe Scully Jr. and he killed McBain's sister and raped Kate when she was a teenager. Tracy is shocked at the news. At Greystone, Kate turns into "Connie" when she figures out that Trey is Joe's son and she is his mother. Connie taunts Trey and tells him how Joe raped her and that she left him. Trey tries to get his medal back from Connie when Sonny comes in and throws him on the bar. Trey leaves. Sonny asks Kate what happened and she says they were just fighting about Kristina's marriage. Michael comes by to talk to Sonny. He tells him his suspicions about Trey. Sonny realizes that Trey is Joe's son and Kate is his mother. Sonny tells Michael what Joe did to Kate. Michael has Starr ID Joe with a picture. Sonny tells Starr to be careful and not tell anyone what they just discussed. Sonny tells Alexis about Joe and Trey. He says Trey is the baby Kate left behind when she was raped by Joe. Sonny's worried that Kate's world will be shattered and Connie will re-emerge (she already has). Alexis advises Sonny to wait until after the wedding to tell Kate about Trey. Sonny agrees. They say for now that Krisitina has to sign the annulment papers.

 

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Sonny and Alexis want Kristina to sign the annulment papers. Kristina refuses. She tells them she already consummated the marriage. Sonny says they can still end it because of fraud. Kristina says she knows all she needs to know about Trey. Trey arrives and tells them he cares for Kristina and they leave together. Sonny knows Trey and Joe are up to something. Sonny is surprised at the wedding plans that "Connie" and Maxi are telling him. He says it doesn't sound like Kate. Sonny wants to take Kate upstairs, but she tells him she is moving out until the wedding. Sonny has a talk with Johnny. He warns him to stay away from Kate. Sonny has a bachelor party. He pulls Michael into his office and tells him that Trey is Joe's son. Sonny shows Michael the medal. Michael is worried Kristina will blame Sonny for everything. Trey joins the bachelor party. In private, Sonny offers him some cash and then shows Trey the medal. Sonny wants Trey to divorce Kristina. Trey says that Sonny took everything from Joe and killed McBain's sister. Sonny tells Trey he is in way over his head. Sonny puts the medal in his drawer and tells Trey that Joe can come get it himself. Trey says it belongs to him. They have the same one.

 
     

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Sonny and Kate's wedding day begins at the Haunted Star. Sonny visits Kate (who is now Connie and plotting with Johnny) in her room. He wants to know what happened between her and Trey. Kate brushes Sonny's concerns off and gets him to leave. Dante and Michael have a nice moment with Sonny and he tells them how glad he is that they are supporting him and that they are family. The wedding is about to begin. Alexis tells Sonny that Kristina called and can't make it to the wedding. (Joe Jr. has kidnapped her and makes her call). The ceremony begins. First Olivia objects to the wedding, then Milo. When the ceremony continues Kate ("Connie") makes an announcement. She will not marry Sonny. She is already married to Johnny. Connie shows everyone her legal marriage license. Sonny punches Johnny. Dante gets a call that there were shots fired at Sonny's warehouse. Sonny dismisses everyone, but he tells Connie to stay. He pleads for Kate to come back to him. Connie pretends to be Kate, but tells Sonny that Kate is never coming back. Connie tells Sonny that Kate met her son Trey and went on a permanent vacation. Connie leaves the Haunted Star with Johnny. Sonny and Alexis try and figure out how to commit Kate. They have no legal standing. Sonny tells Alexis Joe Jr. is the reason he lost Kate when they were kids and the reason he lost her now.

 
     
     
     
     

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Sonny and Alexis try to figure out a way to help Kate. Alexis suggests that Trey help them because he's the only one that legally can commit her. Sonny talks to Jason about Sam and Daniel. He tells Jason to go with his instinct and fight for Sam. Jason agrees. Sonny goes to see "Connie" at Johnny's. He talks through Connie to try and get through to Kate. He tells her he will never abandon her or give up on her. Kate tries to come out, but Connie fights it. Duke shoots Jason at Pier 52 and kicks him off the pier and into the water. Duke shoots Bernie. Sonny arrives at the pier after a call from Bernie. He jumps into the water to search for the missing Jason. The cops pull Sonny out of the water. The cops search the water, but can't find a body. Sonny goes to tell Sam the news. Sonny tells Sam that Jason was shot and is missing in the harbor. Sam insists on going to the pier to search for Jason herself. She leaves Sonny with Danny. Sonny assures the baby that Jason will come back to him. Sonny goes back to the pier to help Sam. Sonny tells Carly about Jason. They hug each other in tears. Sonny tries to get Trey to help Kate, but Trey blames Sonny for his father's death and refuses to help. Sonny goes to see "Connie" at the Metro Court. He tells her that Joe Scully is dead and that she is safe now. She can come back to him. Kate almost responds, but her phone rings and Kate retreats from Sonny again.

 
     
     
     

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Sonny and Michael talk about missing Jason. Michael wants to help Sonny get revenge, but Sonny tells him no, he wants Michael to be safe. Jason would also want Michael to be safe and have a happy life. They hug. Trey arrives at the boxing ring. He tells Sonny he will sign the papers to commit Connie. Sonny is grateful. Sonny and Alexis are at Kelly's. They are both disappointed in how the court hearing went about Connie. Alexis says they still have some options. Connie arrives at Kelly's and taunts them. Sonny tells her not to get to cocky. When Connie leaves Sonny flips the lunch table over in frustration. Sonny finds Carly on the docks. She tells him AJ is alive. Sonny takes Carly to AJ's crypt and tells her he is dead. Sonny and Trey go to court to try and have Connie committed. The court denies the petition.

 
     
     

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Sonny and Milo box. Milo reveals that Kate came on to him at the bachelor party. Sonny punches Milo out. Trey stops buy and apologizes for not getting the court order to help Kate. Sonny tells him to not blame himself. Sonny wants Trey to know that Kate is sick and she would never abandon him. Trey shows interest in getting to know his real mother. Carly stops by and tells Sonny AJ is alive and at the PCPD. Sonny confronts AJ at the PCPD. AJ blames Sonny for stealing everything he had. Michael arrives. He wants to stay with AJ. Dante arrives at the boxing ring. He tells Sonny that he and Lulu are looking into having a surrogate pregnancy, because Lulu cannot carry a baby to term. Sonny is happy for them and says they will make great parents. Sonny offers to pay for the procedure. Dante balks at first, but Sonny explains that he really wants to do this for Dante. He wasn't able to be there when he was growing up and he wants to help him. Dante thanks Sonny for the offer and will discuss it with Lulu.

 

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Sonny asks Alexis for help with keeping AJ away from Michael. Alexis tells Sonny that Michael is an adult now. There is nothing she can do. Sonny talks with Shawn and asks him if he is interested in helping him. Sonny has an intervention for Connie at the warehouse. He wants to know why she hates him so much. Connie says that Sonny was not there to protect her from being raped. Sonny apologizes and promises to protect both Connie and Kate. He asked her if she will come back to him. Sonny continues to try and reach Kate. Michael walks in and tells Sonny to let Kate go. Sonny and Shawn meet. Sonny says he might have some more jobs for him. Sonny meets Dante and Lulu at the Haunted Star. He gives them the money to go through with the surrogacy. He tells Dante this will be a chance to be a better grandfather than he was a father.

 
     

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Sonny and Carly are worried about Michael falling for AJ's antics. They agree to have a united front. Carly says she misses Jason and Sonny gives her a hug. Connie shows up and the Metro Court and Sonny hands her his number. AJ shows up at the gym. He taunts Sonny and sets it up so that Michael arrives at the gym just as Sonny is punching him out during a boxing match. Connie comes to the gym to talk to Sonny. She needs to do a photo shoot at the gym. Sonny volunteers. Sonny confronts AJ about reading his phone text message. Sonny tells Carly how AJ set him up. Sonny believes in Michael and knows he will do the right thing. Carly tells Sonny that he has been a good father. Sonny invites everyone to a Christmas dinner. He hopes Michael will come. Kristina arrives with Trey. Sonny makes a toast to Dante and Lulu's baby and to remember Jason. Connie crashes the party and Sonny says she can stay. Kristina tells Sonny she's moving to LA with Trey. Sonny says he doesn't want to lose Kristina. They have a heart to heart and say goodbye.