Previously on Neighbours
- Shane realises that Yashvi didn't have a choice about coming home
- Shane thinks Yashvi is lying and being selfish
- Yashvi asks to retake her test and thinks Shane thinks she is rubbish
- Susan introduces a new student Mackenzie from NSW to Yashvi and Harlow
- Paul learns that Gary is interested in Gail but doesn't reveal he knows her
- Paul is astounded about three of his ex- wives being in town]
- Rebecca tearfully apologises for pushing Paul
- Terese watches them hugging on the mezzanine and asks for the truth
- Rebecca thinks Terese should hear the truth
Terese asks Paul for the truth as Rebecca watches from a distance. Paul tells Terese it's not about either of them, Terese thinks that something was going on between Rebecca and Paul.
TERESE: Paul I'm about to become your wife. If there's anything I need to know...
Paul is staring up at the mezzanine so Terese turns to look at it. Paul tells her that he was pushed from there 9 years ago, Terese already knows this fact. Terese wants to know if Diana did it. Paul admits that Rebecca was the culprit which stuns Terese. Terese is confused about what is going on. Terese wants to know how it happened. Paul says she didn't do it in traditional self- defence. Terese wants to know why it's a secret and why Rebecca wasn't imprisoned. Paul didn't want that to happen to Rebecca so he blackmailed her instead. He signed a piece of paper saying what happened was an accident. If she ended their marriage he would rip it up instead and accuse Declan. Terese doesn't look impressed and turns to Rebecca. Terese starts to head towards her but Paul tries to stop her. Terese shrugs him off.
Rebecca wants to give her version of the story. Terese wants to go to the police. Rebecca knows there's no excuse. She didn't think she would ever be able to do that to someone.
TERESE: You tried to kill him!
REBECCA: That's how toxic things had gotten between us.
Rebecca asks if things have been that bad between Paul and Terese. Terese admits they've had things to deal with but not that extreme! Rebecca points out that Terese thinks Paul has changed, things are good, Paul loves Terese. Terese points out she doesn't know what's gone on between Paul and Terese. Rebecca went through the same in her relationship with Paul. Terese wants to know what has brought Rebecca to Erinsborough. Has she really come to see Toadie or is she going back into her history to put Terese off Paul?
REBECCA: All that matters is you think about what I've said.
Terese refuses to listen as she loves Paul. She tells Rebecca to stay away from her.
Yashvi is telling Mackenzie a story about one of the teachers as Harlow arrives. Mackenzie describes Yashvi as terrifying and hilarious! Yashvi thinks that Mackenzie seems familiar but Mackenzie insists they haven't met before now. Yashvi wonders if they met at Inter School Sports back in NSW. Mackenzie says that she lived on the coast in Newcastle. Yashvi realises there is 10 hours between Newcastle and Bourke. Mackenzie comments she hasn't been to Bourke.
Shane arrives and Harlow realises that Yashvi and Shane haven't sorted things out. Mackenzie realises that Shane is Yashvi's Dad and turns around to look at him. Yashvi changes the subject to give the lowdown on more teachers.
Dipi has been to see Elly who will be back to school soon, Shane is pleased. Dipi has found out that Yashvi has resat the last assessment. The second attempt was better than the first. Mackenzie is watching them as Shane realises this is due to Ned. Yashvi can't concentrate on anything else. Dipi thinks things will work out but Shane isn't so sure. He thinks Yashvi might finish the year with nothing really achieved. Dipi points out she is worried about the situation but didn't listen to her Mum about boyfriend advice! Shane doesn't want to do nothing, he doesn't want the same thing to happen in the future.
Paul is sitting at a table staring into space when Terese arrives. Paul apologises for not being honest before now because Terese deserved the truth. Paul admits he wasn't proud of who he was during the years that he was with Rebecca. He was angry and terrified of losing her. He made it so there wasn't any way for her to leave him. Terese halts him and says he shouldn't be totally blaming himself. Terese points out that Rebecca was the one who attempted to kill him. Paul tries to interrupt her but Terese shuts him down.
TERESE: Nobody forced her to push you as like she was fighting for her life. She made a choice and you nearly died.
Terese is convinced Rebecca should be in jail but Paul refuses. Terese realises that and loves him for that reason. Terese hopes that the ex- wives won't be here much longer. Paul apologises for the situation but Terese doesn't think he's to blame. Paul points out he wed all these ex- wives. Terese vows to stop wasting energy on them. They get on with their lives and don't listen to what they're saying. Paul agrees and they shake on it. Terese is heading off for her facial before the wedding. They kiss goodbye.
Kyle and Gary banter about keys before heading to the tram. Gary is happy to get a text from Gail, she's looking forward to their date.
KYLE: Love at first swipe eh?
Gary insists this is a casual thing which is what they both want. They'll meet up when she's in the area visiting her family.
GARY: She's smart, funny and the best thing part of it is she's never been out with anyone I know.
There is an awkward silence till Kyle tries to make a joke of it and they head off.
Terese arrives for her facial. Terese is given the booklet of treatments to look through whilst she gets ready. Lyn comes out of one of the rooms and Terese isn't overly impressed to see her. Lyn laughs about how small the world is but Terese thinks it's bigger than Lyn thinks. Terese wants to know the real reason Lyn is here as a possibility of relaxing she could use the Retreat instead. Lyn knows why Terese is here.
LYN: Pre- wedding facial. Hope you don't mind but you really need it.
Terese does mind that comment! Lyn thinks Terese isn't sleeping as marriage to Paul is causing he nightmares! Terese is convinced she won't be swayed about her love for Paul by whatever Lyn says or does. Terese is determined to marry Paul so tells Lyn not to bother.
Rebecca is on the phone to someone. She tells them she is doubtful if this is a good idea after all after what happened with Terese. Rebecca reports that Terese refused to listen. The camera pans to Terese as Rebecca tells someone they are all together on this.
Gail comes into Terese's room ready for a facial as she needs to tell Terese something. Gail points out that Terese is convinced she loves Paul but five other women have been convinced of the same thing. Terese has already spoken to Gail and doesn't need to say anything else to her. Gail's intention is to help but Terese shuts her down. Terese wonders why they're so hung up on Paul after all this time. Gail insists they're looking out for Terese.
TERESE: You and the other wives. You need to get lives and stay out of mine!
Terese is frustrated as Gail draws the curtain back to reveal Lyn and Rebecca also ready for a facial. Terese gets more and more annoyed and wonders how they knew that she would be having a facial today. Before it's too late Rebecca wants to make Terese listen to them. Terese tells them she won't change her mind at this late stage. Whatever they say she is determined to marry Paul and she loves him! She insists they leave before she needs security to make them leave. Gail tries to still convince Terese when Paul arrives. He's shocked to see them all there at the same time.
Ned is sitting at a table and Shane comes over to him wanting to talk. Shane mentions the English assignment, Ned has already heard about it from Yashvi. Shane isn't overly impressed. Ned explains that it wasn't the best result but she resat it. Shane suggests that it might not work out brilliantly if this happens again. Shane points out that Yashvi isn't focusing on her schoolwork which is what's meant to be happening. Ned realises Shane thinks he's to blame. Ned tells Shane he's not distracting Yashvi, she is studying because she knows she needs to. Shane suggests Ned backs off to give Yashvi a chance to study. Ned realises that Shane thinks Ned should end things with Yashvi but realises Shane hasn't mentioned this to Yashvi. Shane thinks long term it will actually help Yashvi. Shane talks about how he didn't make good decisions when he was at school so he wants Ned to do this to help Yashvi. Ned doesn't answer, Shane pats him on the shoulder and walks away.
Paul doesn't want to hear anymore and thinks they have gone too far in harrassing Terese.
LYN: We are trying to prevent her making the same mistake.
Terese thinks Lyn should stop spouting this as she doesn't care about Terese, she just wants to get her own back on Paul. Terese thinks Lyn is bitter and sad. Rebecca agrees as Lyn attempted to sabotage her wedding as well as she doesn't like Paul. Lyn agrees but points out she's honest about it! Gail brings them back to reality.
REBECCA: I've spent my life dedicated to helping women and what have you done apart from saddle them with terrible haircuts?
Lyn can't believe this and they continue to bicker. Paul and Terese just look at them. Terese has had enough of them being foolish, he thinks this is why Paul ended the marriage with all of them! Paul tells them to get dressed and leave now! Paul leaves.
Amy and Leo are sitting on the sofa. They're sifting through a jewellery box as Amy volunteered to find Jim's cufflinks for Paul to wear to his wedding.
AMY: How many watches does one man need?
LEO: I reckon we'll get to the box of emergency engagement rings soon.
Amy laughs. Paul comes in and lets the door shut heavily, Amy says they haven't found the cufflinks yet. He goes straight to the top shelf to find a box. He brings out an alcoholic drink (whisky?) He claims he's ok in a way he doesn't sound actually ok. Leo has found the cufflinks and Paul is really pleased. Paul is stunned to find a picture of him and Terry on their wedding day. Terese arrives home and starts ranting about the women as Paul continues to stare at the picture. Terese notices that Paul isn't listening and asks what's happening.
PAUL: I'm sorry. I cannot do this again. I... The wedding's off. I'm sorry.
Yashvi, Harlow and Mackenzie are coming out of Harold's. Yashvi asks if Mackenzie has been to Canberra as she went on a trip and they could have met there. Mackenzie tells Yashvi they haven't met before.
Ned calls to Yashvi and Yashvi heads over to meet up with him. Ned tells her about Shane coming to see him. Ned tells her what Shane said but Yashvi thinks Shane has the wrong idea about falling behind at school. Yashvi can't believe it when Ned tells her that Shane wants them to break up. Ned tells her she needs to tell him why she didn't do well on that essay. Yashvi doesn't think Shane can control her life and heads into Harold's.
Dipi is baking whilst Shane and Toadie are chatting. Shane teases Toadie about a date but Toadie insists he and Karl are watching a movie!
Yashvi has arrived and isn't happy. Toadie leaves and Yashvi wants to know why Shane suggested to Ned they break up. Shane wants to talk about it when Yashvi has calmed down and not in a public place. Yashvi tells Shane she loves Ned, Dipi is surprised by this news! Shane points out that Yashvi is falling behind in school. She tells Shane he was the reason she did badly on the assignment. She heard Jane's comment about being a selfish Bar and apparently he doesn't like her. Shane denies this but Yashvi tells him she did hear him say these words. Yashvi isn't going to break up with Ned as he the thing in her life that is good. She doesn't want the car anymore as she doesn't want Shane to give her it. Yashvi storms out as Shane cares at her.
Paul has been reminded of four of his ex wives, he wonders when Christina will arrive! He has let down five women. He thinks it's too much to get married again. Terese points out they wouldn't let them get in the way of them getting married. She still feels the same way about him, she loves him and wants to marry him. He still wants to marry her but not with the way things are. The women have taken the joy out of the whole wedding. Terese suggests they elope instead of have a big wedding. They have the dress and rings so could go away this afternoon. They agree and happily hug each other.
Lyn, Rebecca and Gail are sitting outside The Waterhole. Lyn realises Terese isn't going to listen to them. Gail agrees that Terese can't see the truth as she loves Paul too much. Rebecca agrees that they have all been in that situation! Lyn needs to head off. Rebecca says it was nice to see her, Lyn doesn't want Rebecca to just be nice for the sake of it.
Amy and Leo are sitting nearby. Amy is wondering if Paul will actually give up on the wedding. Leo thinks nothing will stand in Paul and Terese's way.
LEO: They've been on a collision course for years.
Amy knows they're in love but Terese is the sixth wife so things aren't looking good! Amy realises that this is awkward for Leo and apologises. Leo brushes it off, he doesn't think things would have worked out between him and Terese. Terese was in love with Paul. Leo and Amy get a text so they both look at their phones.
Leo, Aaron, Harlow, Amy, Ned and David have gathered to see Paul and Terese off. Amy just wants them to take the option which makes them happy, Aaron wants to see loads of photos! Paul tells Harlow that Gail is staying on to look after her. Paul plans a party when they return, Harlow already has planned a dress to wear! Paul will talk to Leo about the bar when he returns. It's too late as Leo has already signed the lease this morning. Paul is sorry to hear this and thinks Leo should have talked to him before that. Leo points out he had already tried that tactic. He wishes them a good trip and they share a hug. Terese comes over and Leo wishes her all the best and says that happiness is what they deserve. Ned suggests they get everything ready. Terese says goodbye and head off. Paul needs to send a text first, he smiles as he types it.
Gail and Gary are sitting on a sofa enjoying a drink. Gary likes the way that they first met, they didn't have the pressure. Gail feels fortunate and Gary agrees. They lean in for a kiss when Gary is interrupted by a text. He thought he had switched the phone off! It's a text from Paul telling Gary that Gail is his ex- wife, Gary doesn't look happy! Gail confirms this and explains they were together a long time ago. Gail wants to know how Gary and Paul know each other. Gary explains that Paul was the reason he went to prison, he nearly married Terese, he nearly married Amy. Gail is a bit stunned!
GAIL: It takes the shine off things a bit.
Gary calls for the bill and looks downhearted.
Yashvi and Mackenzie are by their lockers. Yashvi is telling Mackenzie that she was close to Shane before now. They can't talk things through now. Mackenzie agrees that parents know how to make you feel worse. Shane and Dipi bribed Yashvi with a car and they think she did the wrong thing by accepting the bribe. Yashvi apologises for going on about this, Mackenzie doesn't mind. Yashvi asks about Mackenzie's Dad, she hasn't seen him since she was little. Yashvi apologises, Mackenzie says she has just had to learn to adjust. Yashvi feels bad about going on about Shane but Mackenzie doesn't mind. Mackenzie jokes about putting an end to her Disney illusions! Mackenzie drops her pencil case and a Bourke keyring falls out of it. Yashvi hasn't noticed and Mackenzie quickly puts it in her pocket.
Coming up on Neighbours
- Rebecca tells Gary that she is missing men in the wild
- Elly tells Bea that she decides who is going through her pregnancy with her, she shouldn't be made to feel guilty about it
- Yashvi wants to know who Mackenzie really is, and who Mackenzie is
- Shane asks Mackenzie to reveal who she actually is