Wednesday, October 25th, 2023 on Channel 5 at 1:45pm
Remi and Eden stew over Kirby’s solo career press release. Attempting to escape from their social media spiral, Remi insists it’s time for them to finally write some songs. But their levels of procrastination reach new limits, and all too quickly it’s decided that they should be writing a tequila-song. An unwelcome hangover is soothed for Eden when she picks up her lyrics book and finds momentum through her anger at Kirby. Remi immediately sees great potential in these lyrics, but Eden pulls back, only seeing how much this song fuelled by resentment could be deeply hurtful for her once good friend, Kirby.
Marilyn struggles mending the wound in her friendship with Roo. But not only does Roo refuse to hear her apology, she insists that her hospital guest Marilyn leave immediately. They’ve been friends for a long time, but things change. Roo has decided she needs a permanent break from Marilyn. In contrast, Roo welcomes a visit from Alf and Mali – to whom she feels she owes her life. Whilst she shows her gratitude for his heroism, in truth, Roo is reminded how much Mali, John, and everyone else is healed and moving on with their lives, whilst she sits in her hospital bed, staring toward a long road to recovery.
Rose has returned from seeing her mother, and confronting her about her biological father, Samuel. After a night in with Bree, she debriefs with Mali, explaining how difficult the situation was. Rose understands why her mother had to walk away from Samuel. She was young, scared and confused. And Mali’s compassion for the situation guides her to decide she’s going to visit Samuel again, and this time, she would like to invite Mali along.