Previously on Neighbours
- Amber reminds Daniel Terese told him to do what Amber tells him.
- Sienna and Mark kiss and Mark says she can stay.
- Bailey helps Lou with the bottles.
- Bailey tells Josh he's got a plan about Jayden.
- Bailey gets home drunk.
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Amber tells Josh - whom is in the pool - that she can't believe Bailey is still asleep - he gets up at 6am on a Saturday to do his homework. Amber thinks they'll find him dead in his room. She realises Josh isn't listening to her. She checks if Josh was listening and he agrees and says he gets up at 6am. Amber doesn't want to repeat it when Josh asks her to. Josh is thinking about the guy whom took his place on the team. The new guy's times aren't as good. Josh hates not being good at anything. Everyone keeps asking him what he wants to do and he doesn't know. Amber says photography found her. Josh is doubtful but Amber thinks it will. She tells him to stop stressing and have fun.
Sonya greets Callum enthusiastically but he doesn't respond. She asks him if he has any plans - he does. He answers he will probably be seeing Josie. Sonya asks about his plans. Callum says they're having lunch, a walk by the river and then they've booked a hotel room. Sonya's face drops at this news. It's not a decent place so there will be cockroaches everywhere and stains. Sonya thinks he's hilarious! Sonya checks if they are and Callum confirms they're not. They're actually going to a PG movie. Sonya says she doesn't want to interfere with their... Callum says 'their' isn't an issue - not for a while. Sonya asks if they've slowed things down and Callum says they have. Callum is happy if it means he gets to avoid these conversations.
Toadie comes in and Sonya asks what the smell is. Tonya says some juice ran when he was putting Brennan's bin bag in his bin. Sonya can't believe they still haven't collected the rubbish. Toadie says they won't whilst Paul's in the chair. Sonya asks how Mark looked and Toadie didn't see him - he hasn't seen him in ages.
Mark opens the door to Sonya. Sonya invites Mark for a walk with her and Nell and have a chat. Mark says he's pretty busy. Sonya's says regular breaks help with productivity. Sonya points out that without vitamin D from the sun your brain shuts down. Mark agrees but insists on no questions. Sonya agrees to this and leaves.
Lauren greets a hung-over Bailey twice before he answers. Lauren says it's unlike him to sleep in and enquires after Josie. Bailey looks confused so Lauren reminds him he was meant to be on a date with Josie last night. She checks and they've sorted out their problems. Lauren says he can talk to her about his problems and he says he just wants to sit down and relax. Lauren wants to know why he wants to be inside on a lovely beautiful day - he should be going for a walk and a swim. Bailey tells Lauren to stop her nagging - he'll go for a walk.
Amber is listing what favourite items they've covered. Daniel comes up on his skateboard. He hands Amber a Lassiter's leaflet with Amber's picture of Daniel on the front. Amber and Josh are impressed with it. Amber questions about the fact that Daniel's skateboard got run over. Daniel says he found a great shop that sells vintage skateboard stuff. He found one similar to his and put the original trucks on it. It's as good as new. Josh asks Daniel about the move he did before. Daniel says it's an 'olly' but it's a trick not a move. Josh wants to know if it's hard. Daniel says it took a little while and offers Josh a go. Josh refuses but Amber encourages him to have a go. Amber suggests that Josh finds the skateboard Imogen offered Daniel. Daniel says he has time to give him some tips and Josh agrees.
Sonya, Mark and Nell are walking by the lake. Mark says he's waiting for the first question. Sonya says she promises there are no questions. Mark doesn't believe her but she says she's capable of going long stretches of time without asking questions. Sonya comments on various topics to pass the time.
Callum asks Bailey what he said to Josie and Bailey is confused. The two Josies have spoken to each other and Bailey's Josie is furious about something Bailey said on the phone last night. Callum reminds Bailey there is stuff he cannot say to girls. Callum tells Bailey to sort it out. Bailey doesn't seem to remember and Callum is surprised. Bailey doesn't think he said anything that bad. Bailey says if he has details he will call Josie later. Callum isn't too enthusiastic and doesn't want to get involved in a domestic. Bailey says he's dying and he wouldn't ask if he wasn't desperate. Callum says it will cost Bailey and leaves. Bailey checks his phone and it says he had short calls and missed calls from Josie last night which stuns him.
Amber says Josh won't be much longer and Daniel says it gives him thinking time. Amber reminds him of Lassiters and Daniel stops her saying it's his day off - he doesn't have to worry about it till tomorrow.
JOSH: Sorry - just got stuck with Dad trying to tell me that surfing is far superior to skating.
DANIEL: Your Dad surfs?
JOSH: Yeah - used to. If you've ever got a spare three hours, you should ask him about the time the shark attacked his board.
Daniel laughs. Daniel advises Josh how to start. He comments to Amber Josh is a real go-getter and Amber agrees. Amber says Josh was an elite sportsman and made the Australian team for swimming. He's got an athletic ability that he trusts. Daniel encourages Josh. Josh falls off onto the verge offscreen and they run over to him. Amber fusses over him and Josh says it's just a couple of grazes. He wants to try it again.
Callum comes in and sits with Bailey. He says the details are sketchy but Bailey called Josie. He said some things that are massive tactical errors. Apparently Bailey sounded off his face. Bailey doesn't think he's ever been off his face but Callum says it would explain some things. Bailey thinks he was tired and that's why he can't remember. Callum reports Bailey said something about moving in different directions. Does that ring a bell? Bailey didn't mean that - it was meant to be romantic. Callum doesn't think it sounds romantic. Bailey tries to get Callum to tell Josie more but Callum doesn't want to get involved. Bailey pleads and asks Callum to butter her up a bit - remind her of what a great guy he is. If he swoops in with an apology everything will be fine. Callum says it wouldn't be good if Josie knew he was there. He tells Bailey to suck it up and call her. It should be all right if he grovels. Callum leaves.
Mark and Sonya are talking about what causes rickets. Some people miss the rubbish bin which irritates Sonya. She asks Mark to mind Nell while she goes to put the rubbish in the bin. Nell and Mark talk to each other. Sonya tells Mark he's a natural. Mark says it's awkward and asks what you're meant to talk to babies about. Sonya says anything and Mark asks if they understand what you say. Sonya says they understand more than you think, especially Nell. Mark comments that Kate would have known that. She would have loved kids so much and would have made a great Mum. Mark guesses he will have to get used to the fact that his life is going to be very different to what he thought it would be.
Daniel is showing an 'olly' on the board and explaining it. Josh tries it.
DANIEL: Don't worry. It took me about a week - ten hours a day practicing in the driveway while Mum was there fixing her car just going insane at the noise but you'll get there.
Amber is glad Josh is having so much fun. She offers to get lunch. Josh offers for them to go - he won't be long. Amber thanks Daniel and says lunch will be at her place. Daniel wants to show her something.
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Amber is looking at a camera and says it's beautiful. Amber comments it's heavy and asks where he got it. Daniel says it's his Dad's as he's a journalist. He took it out on stories. Amber asks to take a picture and Daniel agrees. Daniel points out there's no monitor. Amber comments it's a habit and how much she relies on it. Daniel comments back in the day they would just have to know they got a good shot. Daniel offers for her to keep using it. Amber decides to take a photo with the timer. They do and share a look. Amber excuses herself to go and make some lunch.
Bailey is leaving a message on Josie's answerphone for her to ring him back. He is apologising as well. Lauren comes in and queries about the mess on the worktop - she wants him to clear it up. Bailey points out some of it is Amber's. Lauren points out that Amber cleared up after herself. Bailey rudely tells Lauren to quit her nagging - he'll clear it up. Lauren asks him to rethink what he said and Bailey apologises. Lauren asks what's got into him and he says nothing.
LAUREN: Where's my beautiful boy gone? He's turned into a moody sullen grump.
Bailey says he didn't sleep well. Lauren doesn't care how he slept - he doesn't take it out on her. When she comes back she wants to see a smile on his face and a clear worktop. Josh comes in and checks where Amber is. Lauren tells him and leaves after confirming everything with Bailey. Bailey gets a text from Josie to stop calling her and it's over.
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Josh comes out and Amber asks what happened to him. Josh asks what time it is and Amber says way after lunch. They kiss and Amber says she missed Josh. Daniel is swimming laps and watching them. Amber wishes Josh hadn't taken so long and he says he's really getting into this skating thing. He didn't have to go looking for something - it found him. Josh asks to go to the skate park and Daniel agrees. Josh checks with Amber and she's glad he's happy.
Mark says his brain is feeling much better after a walk in the sun. Sonya reads a shopping list and comments she didn't think Mark waxed his legs. Mark explains it's Sienna's shopping list. Sonya asks where Sienna is and Mark explains she's gone home to collect a few things. Sonya asks if it's a long term arrangement and Mark reminds her it's meant to be no questions. Sonya explains it was for the walk and they're back. It's complicated but Mark's helping out a friend. When prompted Mark says it's complicated because they kissed. He feels like he's cheated and let down Kate. Sonya explains he's dealing with grief and it's natural to reach out and connect with someone. She does think Sienna will get the wrong idea. Mark notices Nell is going through Kate's box and gets cross. Mark apologises and Sonya says it's time to leave. Mark apologises.
Bailey receives a photo message from Jayden that was taken last night. Bailey says he'll have a quiet night. Jayden says the boys are having a quiet night and invites him over. Bailey agrees to go over.
Mark is going through the stuff that is now on the floor. He finds a note says that 'You're going to pay' many times. He compares the writing to Sienna's shopping list and notices the writing is the same.
Tomorrow on Neighbours
- Daniel photographs Imogen.
- Daniel and Amber develop photos in the dark room.
- Toadie and Sonya try to find time to spend together.
- Sonya tells Toadie that Mark needs her more.
- Toadie tells Naomi what he likes about her.
- Mark confronts Sienna.