Jacob Gallagher (Joe-Warren Plant) has gone on the run with Maya Stepney (Louisa Clein), however he’s a frightened teenager with a conscience and when he tries to proper his fallacious he dangers Maya’s wrath in Emmerdale.
After David Metcalfe (Matthew Wolfenden) discovered the total fact about Jacob and Maya, Jacob went on the run with the college trainer, believing they might begin a brand new life collectively. Earlier than he did, he and his dad each stated horrific issues to one another within the warmth of the second as they each got here to phrases with the devastating fact of the state of affairs.
David got here accountable himself for his son being abused after letting Maya into their residence and lacking the indicators of her behaviour.
However although Jacob ran, he nonetheless had his household on his thoughts. When alone within the resort room, Maya informed him they needed to ditch their telephones in order that they couldn’t be tracked, however Jacob hid his below the mattress.
David was beside himself in looking for his son, and was hit by one other fact when he realized that Liv had identified in regards to the abuse and used it to blackmail Maya.
He instantly confronted her and she defined all the pieces, how Maya had threatened her life, and had taken David’s life financial savings to pay her off.
David then realised Liv was his final hope, and requested her to name Jacob.
In a uncommon second alone with out Maya who’d gone out to get pizzas, a responsible Jacob answered, and informed her he’d by no means meant to harm her. She then put his dad on the telephone, who assured Jacob he hadn’t gone to the police and he apologised for what he’d stated.
He begged Jacob to fulfill him, and Jacob promised him he’d message.
‘Maya’s not taking him away from me. I’ll get my son again if it kills me,’ David seethed after the decision.
However when Maya discovers Jacob not solely saved his telephone however organized to fulfill his dad behind her again, how will she react? She’ll be in self-preservation mode – she’s already thrown Jacob below the bus in different scenes the place she tried accountable all of it on him – will she do one thing horrible to the teenager after studying of his betrayal?
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