Days of Our Lives (DOOL) spoilers & recap for Wednesday, January 16, 2019, reveals Sarah (Linsey Godfrey) arrives at Eric’s (Greg Vaughan) and tells him Xander (Paul Telfer) is still alive and in Salem.
DOOL Spoilers Rex And Chloe Reconnect
Rex (Kyle Lowder) thinks Sarah is there to see him, but she informs him that she came to tell Eric that Xander is alive. Sarah says she’ worried about what Eric might do. Sarah is worried that she hasn’t heard from Eric. Sarah leaves to help Eric and declines Rex’s offer to help. Chloe (Nadia Bjorlin) stops by to get Holly’s (Scarlett and Harlow Mallory) cat and talks with Rex.
Chloe and Rex talk about the baby. Rex has left messages for Lucas (ex-Bryan Dattilo), and he hasn’t responded. Chloe tells Rex that Lucas is out of the country. Chloe tells Rex that Lucas broke up with her before he left. Rex tells Chloe he loves Sarah and is going to fight for her. Chloe asks Rex what his strategy is for winning Sarah back.
Rex says his strategy is to remind Sarah how great they were together and what a connection they still have. Rex says this may seem arrogant and egotistical but he loves this woman and she is special to him. Rex says this is between him and Sarah, but Eric is going to help him get Sarah back.
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Days Of Our Lives Spoilers Eric Attacks Xander
Days of Our Lives’ Leo (Greg Rikaart) text Xander (Paul Telfer) to see if he’s going to accept his offer. Eric comes in and slams Xander against the wall and threatens to kill Xander. Eric pulls a knife on Xander and holds it to his throat. Xander quotes scripture to Eric trying to get him to let him go. Eric tells Xander he believes in an eye for an eye since he wants to quote scripture, maybe he will understand that one. Sarah comes in and tries to get Eric to let Xander go. Finally, Sarah gets through to Eric by tells him she and Holly need him.A
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Xander tells Sarah he owes her one, Eric punches him. Eli arrests Xander for the attempted murder of Marlena (Deidre Hall). Sarah helps Eric take care of his hand. Sarah hopes that Eric isn’t mad at her for calling the cops, he thanks her for saving him from himself. Sarah blames herself for Eric attacking Xander because she enticed him. Eric tells Sarah he needed to know. Sarah asks if this makes Eric wonder if Nicole (Arianne Zucker) could have survived as well.
Eric says his mind went there for a second, but there is no way Nicole could have escaped. Eric and Nicole were right there together; she was in an enclosed space. Sarah is sorry for what Eric went through; Eric is concerned about Holly and what she went through.
DOOL Spoilers Chad And Gabi Argue
Days of Our Lives’ Chad (Billy Flynn) call Julie (Susan Seaforth Hayes) and thanks her for helping with Abby (Kate Mansi) and the dinner. The doorbell rings, it’s Gabi (Camila Banus), Chad demands to know what he wants. Gabi wants to know what they are going to do about Gabi Chic. Chad tells Gabi he is going to wipe Gabi Chic off the map just like Stefan (Tyler Christopher) did Basic Black. Gabi tries to use Ari (Harper and Sydney Udell) to get Chad not to liquidate the company.
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Gabi tells Chad she was in love with him and he was in love with her. Chad tells Gabi that he was there for her and she tried to destroy his family. Chad tells Gabi this isn’t about revenge; he cannot stand the sight of her. Chad says dragging this on is pointless and agrees to break the contract with Gabi Chic. Chad tells Gabi that Stefan is out of the picture. Stefan walks up and says guess again.
Days Of Our Lives Spoilers Kate Urges Abby To Forgive Chad
Days of Our Lives’ Abby is reading an article on Chad and Stefan when Kate arrives. Abby tries to get upstairs without being seen, but it doesn’t work. Abby slams the door in Kate’s face. Abby asks what she has to do to get rid of Kate. Abby tells Kate that she hurt her and her kids as well as Chad. Kate is there to do whatever she can to make things right.
Kate tells Abby that she only helped Gabi because of blackmail. Kate tells Abby that she has already started trying to make amends. Kate tells Abby she is going to help Chad get back everything he has lost including her. Abby suggests that Kate get out of Chad’s life if she wants to help him.
DOOL Ted Doesn’t Get The Good On Ben
Days of Our Lives’ Ted (Gilles Marini) arrives and tells Stefan he has been working on his case all morning. Ted hands Stefan a paper to read. Stefan can’t believe that Ted expects him to lie to the police. Ted tells Stefan that everyone will be happy, Stefan says not everyone. Stefan tells Ted that his defense is a joke. Stefan fires Ted. Ted tells Stefan that flipping on Ben (Robert Scott Wilson) will go a long way toward helping him.
Stefan accuses Ted of having an affair with Hope (Kristian Alfonso). Stefan gets exonerated by the arrest of the head engineer of the bionic eye. Stefan gets released, and Ted doesn’t get a statement implicating Ben. Hope is upset that she has failed once again. Hope says this was her best chance to get Ben. Hope agrees with Ted that they are even now.
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Days Of Our Lives Hope Threatens Ben
Days of Our Lives’ Ben shows up at the police station and asks Hope about Ciara (Victoria Konefal). Hope asks if Ben is there to turn himself in for kidnapping Gabi. Hope tells Ben that Ciara has gone to visit Theo (Kyler Pettis). Ben says Ciara never mentioned the possibility of flying anywhere. Hope tells Ben that Ciara decided she deserved better than a serial killer. Ben says he thought Hope wasn’t going to charge him since her last evidence didn’t stick.
Ted comes in, and Ben leaves. Ted asks Hope what Ben was doing there; she tells him proving that she made the right choice in asking him to represent Stefan. Hope asks Ted if Stefan agreed to flip on Ben. Ted tells Hope he has done what he could, and Stefan’s options are very limited. Meanwhile, Eli (Lamon Archey) believes he has enough to convict Xander and doesn’t need his confession.
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Days of Our Lives airs weekdays on the NBC network.