Melrose Place: Season 3, Episode 17

They Shoot Mothers, Don't They? (16 Jan. 1995)

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In this two-hour episode, Jo recruits Jake to help her search for her missing baby after Emily, who's working for the Carters, snatches it away. But when Jo finds the Carters, they shoot ... See full summary »

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In this two-hour episode, Jo recruits Jake to help her search for her missing baby after Emily, who's working for the Carters, snatches it away. But when Jo finds the Carters, they shoot her down. After Jo gets a threatening visit from the evil Mrs. Carter, she finally realizes that she can never win this war and makes a painful choice to give her baby up for adoption. Meanwhile, Peter and Caitlin are revealed to be having an affair in which they plot to get Amanda fired by tampering with her drug tests so they can have D&D all for themselves. When news of a rent increase circulates at Melrose, Sydney welcomes Rikki, a mysterious young woman to help her in paying the increased rent, and who introduces Sydney to her guru, Martin Abbott, a motivational speaker. Elsewhere, Alison accompanies Terry to a football game in Miami and gets engaged with him. Amanda asks Billy and Matt's help to prove her innocence from drug charges, but a desperate move, Peter makes an attempt to kill Amanda by... Written by Anonymous

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[Rikki and Sydney watch Billy from a distance]
Rikki Abbott: He's cute. Ever do him?
Sydney Andrews: No!
Rikki Abbott: Why not? He looks ripe for the picking.
Sydney Andrews: I don't know. I never thought about it.
Rikki Abbott: Well, you need to start thinking more like me, 'cause I'm planning on the two of us getting into a lot of trouble togther, Sydney.
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