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> Episode 3657
Written by Ray Kolle, Directed
by David Myles
wants to know when Mick will be out of the house. Steph quits
her job at Moco...
is walking down the street, carrying all her stuff in a box,
when Drew pulls up and offers her a lift. She gets in and
explains she's quit her job and it feels great. She tells
him about her job in West Newbury and he asks if it's because
of him. She says she's finding it hard being around him. He
finds Lyn at the Coffee Shop and Mick comes in and claims
to have two interviews lined up that day, so he can't help
out on Joe's site. Lyn is suspicious, especially when he asks
her to lend him 20 dollars.
and Steph arrive in Ramsay Street and he tells her that leaving
Erinsborough isn't the solution. She says she has no other
option, then Libby walks up and Steph tells her about quitting
her job. Libby is happy for her. Inside Number 26, Steph explains
about having to move away and Libby says they can all go to
stay with her. Mick comes in and warns Steph to wait until
Lyn and Joe hear about her quitting.
goes to see Drew at the garage and tells him that she'll have
to make sure she visits Steph all the time. Libby then reveals
that she's going to get the wedding rings designed as a wedding
gift to him.
brings Joe his lunch at the site. She tells Joe about lending
Mick money and Joe defends his brother, saying he doesn't
like accepting charity. Lyn says if he really wanted a job,
he'd find one.
Number 26, Mick is watching the races. Steph gets a call to
say she didn't get the West Newbury job and wonders what she's
going to do now.
finds herself locked out of her own home, and an excited Dione
tells her she can't come in as she's got a surprise planned.
is at the pub confiding in Lou about Steph's plans to leave.
Lou explains that Libby is going to find out about the Steph
situation sooner or later, so maybe he'd be better off telling
her now. Drew is unsure. He also tells Lou that he's giving
Libby a car as her wedding present. Libby then comes in, and
they quickly shut up.
is trying to get a glimpse of what is going on inside her
house, but Dione notices and quickly closes the curtains.
is asking Mick again about the job at the site and Mick tries
to avoid the issue, but eventually agrees to help out tomorrow.
Steph tells Joe she quit her job and she didn't get the other
job. Mick defends Steph, but Joe tries to talk Steph into
going back to Moco. Steph insists she'll be fine.
finally grudgingly lets Tess back in and Tess is shocked to
find her lounge room transformed into a temple of relaxation.
gets home to find the house in a mess. Mick agrees to tidy
up his mess and tells Lyn that he'll be working with Joe on
the site, before accidentally revealing to a shocked Lyn that
Steph is unemployed. Joe goes and explains the situation to
Lyn, who despairs of her whole family.
on, Steph is helping Lyn prepare for her 'Beauty Tree' party.
Lyn comforts Steph over the job and promises her something
will come along. Lyn realises she's forgotten the drinks and
sends Steph off to the pub. Tess and Dione arrive to help Lyn,
who is in a blind panic by this point.
Joe, Mick and Steph are heading out when they see Drew and
Libby. Joe wants to know why Steph didn't invite Libby to
the 'Beauty Tree' party. Drew claims she was probably just
saving Libby from a boring evening. As Steph drives off, she
has an awkward conversation with Libby and Drew and Libby
swears that there's something amiss…
is having a hard time selling her products, despite Dione's
attempts to be enthusiastic and buy two blushers. Lyn goes
off into the kitchen with Steph and seems pleased that Dione's
efforts are having the desired effect.
and Drew are at Number 28 and Libby is still trying to work
out what's wrong with Steph. Drew is acting oddly whenever
Steph is mentioned and Libby confronts him - asking if there's
something going on that she should know about...