“The Young and the Restless” spoilers for June 18, 2015 reveals that Victor and Flack are playing a game of cat and mouse. Each of them are threatening each other but at this point it’s anyone’s guess who will win. Meanwhile, Avery has a stalker who she suspects is Joe but Joe denies he was watching her. Lily pours her heart out out to Joe who panders to her fears.
The Friday June 18, 2015 episode of Y&R opens with Sharon [Sharon Case] asleep on the couch and Dylan’s [Steve Burton] phone rings. It is Avery [ Jessica Collins] she tells Dylan someone is on her balcony looking at her. The line goes dead, Dylan yells, “Avery!”
Nicki [Melody Thomas Scott] and Neil [ Kristoff St. John] walking into the Athletic Club and Neil comments that she is fresh out of rehab. Neil thinks that perhaps the club was not a good idea because of the bar. Nikki says, “This is where I need to be!”
Flack [Peter Bergman] is pointing gun at Victor [ Eric Braeden] in his office. Victor mocks him and says he doesn’t have the guts to pull the trigger. Victor says, “You are a thug in a $2,000 suit.” Flack responds, “$3,000!” Victor threatens Flack and says, “if you kill me I guarantee you will be exposed for who you are!” Flack responds that he will be long gone before anyone finds him.
Victor continues to try and intimidate Flack by using the same old threats about the fact that he found and brought Flack from Peru and he can send him back. Flack cocks the gun to shoot, and … it’s a blank. The two start laughing…
Sharon is trying her best to look sexy, naked on the couch with a blanket. Dylan tells her to call 911. Sharon is upset telling Dylan he does not need to go. He promises he will be okay but he has to go help Avery. Dylan gets dressed and leaves.
Lily [Cristal Khalil] is at the bar in the Athletic Club. She is all “fuzzy from the fuzzy navels.” She runs into Joe[ Scott Elrod] and calls him her favorite drinking buddy. The two sit down, Lily is clearly drunk. Joe orders them Moscow mules. Lily says they will drink to all the jackasses in their lives who pretended to be and thing and ended up being another.
At Victor’s office he is getting a drink, Flack is laughing and says “Come on Victor, you know I wouldn’t shoot you. Where is your sense of humor?” Flack puts the gun back in his pocket. Victor is totally pissed and tells Flack to stop playing games with him! Flack responds, “Or I won’t live to tell?” Victor tells him to keep his hands clean. Now Flack is pissed and yells at Victor, “I don’t take well to threats, do you get that Victor?”
Victor gets close to Flack and says, “Try Me!” and Flack responds, “I will march out in triumph and I won’t go empty handed.” Phyllis [ Gina Tognoni] walks in…
Phyllis asks the men if it is a boys club or can she join and Victor angrily tells her, “You NEVER BARGE IN AGAIN WITHOUT KNOCKING!” Phyllis says, “Your secret it out!”
Sharon is in lingerie and Mariah [ Camryn Grimes] runs in she thinks Sharon was being spied on. Mariah and Sharon talk about how Dylan is tied to Avery. Sharon assures Mariah that she is NOT going to get paranoid over Dylan and Avery.
Dylan gets to Avery’s place she opens the door and they hug. Avery describes someone who was on her balcony in a trench coat and hat. (BTW Joe was in a trench coat at the club)
Over at Avery’s house Paul [ Doug Davidson] shows up. Dylan tells Paul someone was spying on Avery at her gallery. Dylan suspects it was Joe. Paul of course tells Dylan to let the police do their job. Dylan tries to comfort Avery but telling her Joe will never hurt her again.
Lily and Joe are still belting back the alcohol. Lily is whining about how much it hurts and how you cannot trust anyone. Joe consoles her and tells her he has been there. Lily tells Joe that Cane [Daniel Goddard][ kissed Lauren [Tracy E. Bregman] and Joe tells her he cannot believe someone would do that to her. Lily continues whining about how Michael [Christian LeBlanc] is a pimp; Lauren is trash and how Cane is sleeping at the Club hurting their children. Joe tells her that she is a victim, she did nothing wrong.
Phyllis has had it she is yelling at Flack. Flack goes on about how he did not mean to hurt her. Phyllis says, “How do you figure it would not hurt to find out you had a son?” Flack says, “Oh that!” Phyllis is, “What, what did you think I was talking about?”
Victor interrupts and says, “My goodness Jack you have a long lost son?”
Flack asks Phyllis who told her and then tells her he was so busy working on the merger he forgot to mention it. Victor says it was a wise decision not to bring it up and Phyllis is furious and yelling!
Victor’s phone rings, it’s Neil telling Victor Nikki is out of rehab. Victor leaves.
Flack tries to calm Phyllis down but Phyllis is furious and it is not working she wants them to have it out NOW!
Sharon and Mariah talk about marriage. Sharon is being cool and tells Mariah that her and Dylan don’t want marriage etc. Mariah offers to stay with Sharon but Sharon says she is fine. Sharon and Mariah hug and Mariah leaves. Sharon calls Dylan and leaves a message.
Paul is playing detective and tells Avery there are no footprints and nobody saw anyone. Dylan insists it was Joe. Avery says she has a restraining order against Joe.
Paul tells Avery he increased patrols, BUT if it happens again call the cops not Dylan. Avery apologizes to Dylan for getting him in trouble with Paul.
Dylan asks Avery, “Why did you call me?” Avery is all weepy, and says he was the first person she thought of. Dylan tells her, “Next time call the cops, they’ll get there faster!”
Dylan leaves after she says he needs to go home to Sharon.
Back to the bar at the Athletic Club, drunk Lily, tells Joe, “Others think you are a bad guy, but I don’t!” (Can we say dimwit?) Joe flirts and asks, “since when?” and she says, “1 Moscow mule ago. I guess you aren’t a sleaze after all.”
Drunk Lily goes on and says “You know I even told Cane about your flirting and he didn’t care!” Joe is playing her to the hilt and responds, “That should have been a sign, and most men would have been upset.” Lily responds, “Not Cane, not not Cane. Cane is Lauren’s little boy toy.” Neil walks over and tells her she should not be drinking during working hours and Lily says she is making clients happy. Neil warns her, she won’t find happiness at the bottom of a glass. He asks, where is Cane.
Lily tells Neil that Cane is upstairs sleeping. He is spending the night to be close to his mistress. Joe excuses himself. Lily asks Joe not to go. Neil, tells her to lay off the booze. Lily sinks further into self-pity and tells Neil that Cane kissed Lauren.
Nicki is walking down the stairs at the Athletic club and Victor is there. Victor tells her she needs to come home.
Phyllis tells Flack she refuses to be the next Nicki Newman drinking because of her man. Flack is trying to calm her down about not telling her about his son. Phyllis demands to know why Flack changed she wants to know about the mother of his son. She tells him she feels there is a wall between them and wants to know if he loves her.
Nikki and Victor are arguing, Victor feels he treated Nikki like a Queen and does not understand why she does not come home. Nikki yells, I was subservient to the king.” She says she had to turn her head when he did bad things. She goes to walk away. Victor yells, “don’t you walk away from me!” Nikki replies, “I can walk away.’ And Victor yells, “no you can’t!”
Nikki says, “You make me stressed and I want to run over to that bar and grab a vodka to distress!” Neil comes over and tells them they are fighting in a public place and everyone can hear them. Victor tells Neil it is between him and Nikki. Nikki is furious and tells Victor NOT TO TALK FOR HER and NOT TO DRAG NEIL INTO IT. She screams, “This is I can’t go home with you Victor!” She turns to walk up the stairs. Victor yells, “Good!”
Over at Avery’s place there is a knock at the door, Avery is terrified, it is only Sharon. Avery tells Sharon that they think it was Joe spying on her and everyone left. Sharon asks where Dylan went and Avery tells her home. Avery says, “home?” and she looks worried.
Avery tells her they figure it’s Joe, everyone left… Sharron asked where did Dylan go? Avery is like, home… Worried faces.
Dylan is at the club. Asking a drunk lily where Joe is. Joe walks up behind Dylan and threatens Dylan about his restraining order and how he is going to be adding to his criminal record.
Dylan tells Joe to stay away and stop spying on Avery. Joe looks genuinely confused. Mariah walks up to them and hears Dylan yelling about Avery. Joe says Joe says Dylan is having an episode and ranting. Mariah stops Dylan from going after Joe. Mariah tells Dylan if he gets arrested it will look bad for Sharon.
Paul gets to Nikki’s room and she is happy to see him. Paul asks her why she called and she says she needed him. Nikki tells him part of her recovery is to make amends. Paul asks if it is necessary and Nikki says it is.
Victor and Neil are talking and Neil tells him they are on the same team. Victor thinks Nikki has to come home. Neil feels something else is bugging Victor and asks him what is up. Victor admits it is something about Jack Abbott.
Flack is declaring his love for Phyllis and he promises that moving forward he will tell her every detail of his life. Phyllis hugs him and feels the gun in his pocket and says, “Are you happy to hug me or is that a gun in your pocket?”
Mariah asks Dylan his intentions with Sharon.
Sharon is questioning Avery and asks if she will call Dylan. Avery is upset and says she does not want to get between Sharon and Dylan. Sharon heads out the door and there is a clap of thunder and lightening and she sees Joe’s face. Sharon is startled. Sharon warns off Joe.
Joe comes in and says he was not the person lurking on Avery’s balcony. Joe is concerned and Avery asks him if it is a new trench coat he is wearing. Sharon tells Joe he has 3 seconds to leave.
Dylan tells Mariah his intentions towards Sharon are pure. Mariah warns him that Sharon is depending on him.
Nikki apologizes to Paul and tells him she wishes she could go back and change things.
Neil asks Victor what is Jack Abbot up to and Victor tells him Jack may try to kill him.
Phyllis asks Flack about the gun. Flack replies, “I found it in the desk I think Victor may try to kill me!”
That is it “The Young and the Restless” fans! Do you think Joe is going to take advantage of Lily and sleep with her? Will Lily end of being Joe’s alibi when Avery is murdered? Who is going to win in the battle of the titans Flack or Victor?
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