What happened Monday on Shortland Street?
Monday 10th March (5443)
After bailing Nate out and offering him a place to stay, Kylie fears that, despite breaking up, she and Nate are more entangled than ever.
Kylie challenges Nate to be honest with people about his personal troubles, but Nate can’t see how showing vulnerability can work to his advantage.
Nevertheless, when he follows Kylie’s advice with Harper, he’s amazed to find it pays dividends, including a pay advance.
Reminded afresh what an asset Kylie is, Nate vows to win her back.
Emma challenges Kylie to prove she’s determined to move on from Nate, so Kylie agrees to a double date.
Nate makes his play for Kylie at the eleventh hour, but Kylie stays true to herself and continues on the date, proud she’s finally put Nate behind her.
When Boyd’s tablet can’t be salvaged, Boyd vents that Brooke’s petty jealousy has cost him days of lost work.
Brooke tries to make things up to him by being playful, but Boyd asks to be left in peace.
Later, Brooke has a burning idea for the drill, and interrupts Boyd’s phonecall to tell him.
Boyd dismisses the idea as foolish.
But later, Brooke’s idea proves to be the vital breakthrough that makes his project viable.
Boyd thinks he came up with the solution, and Brooke selflessly plays along.
But later, a grateful Boyd credits Brooke with his success.
Brooke’s delighted her selflessness has reconciled her marriage.
Harper’s disappointed when the unexpected arrival of Nicole’s family stalls her hopes of being more than a friend to Nicole.
Her malaise deepens to a pang of loneliness when she’s faced with TK’s enthusiasm for his reunion with Sarah.
But when Nicole escapes from her family woes by inviting Harper round, Harper takes hope Nicole returns her feelings.
Checking the way is clear, Harper fishes about Vinnie.
A guilty Nicole keeps her and Vinnie’s declaration of love a secret - and kisses a delighted Harper.
Concerned Nicole is straying, Leanne drops overt hints about Nicole and Vinnie’s relationship.
Panged by conscience, Nicole confesses to Harper she’s still in love with Vinnie.
Harper’s left heartbroken.
Coming up on Tuesday:
Tuesday 11th March (5444)
Nicole's challenged to commit. Evan goes behind Murray's back. Nate steals a path to glory.
Wednesday 12th March (5445)
Brooke bluffs a bluffer. TK risks all for love. Evan's caught between love and family.
Thursday 13th March (5446)
Nate's deceit is almost complete. Dallas's tough love backfires. Murray preaches truth but gets tested.
Friday 14th March (5447 )
Evan defers to Murray's authority. Bella agrees to disagree with Dallas. Brooke fears the worst.