Dr. Obrecht spreads some of her own Christmas traditions on the children at General Hospital. Maxie talks with Nathan on the phone and then Spinelli is delighted she came and reunites her with Georgie. Sam and "Jake" have a brief encounter at the hospital. Molly encourages Ric to go and see Elizabeth. Sam tells Patrick she believes "Jake" was the one who held her hostage. Judge Walters opens up to Monica on why he did what he did to Maxie, cause of his own rebellious daughter. Elizabeth runs into Ric's arms when he pays her a visit, as "Jake" watches from a far. Nathan thanks Dr. Obrecht for helping him so that Maxie can see her daughter for Christmas. Julian and Alexis have an emotional goodbye with one another.moreless
Castle and Beckett seemingly have an open and shut murder case when a woman confesses to having murdered a struggling actor. But when they determine the woman couldn't have done it, another comes forward to confess just as convinced they did the murder. The team realizes that multiple confessions by strangers have made this a mysterious case indeed.moreless
The death of a naval officer sends Kensi and Deeks uncover at a rehabilitation facility.
When Pierce and Moretti investigate the death of a young man they must determine if his murder is linked to his past drug use or his new life in a cult where a young man believes God speaks to him. Pierce receives an award from the university for his research.moreless