“Happily Ever After…,” Soap Opera Update, August 15, 1988

Happily Ever After…. Soap Opera Update, August 15, 1988 By Allison J. Waldman Now that Steve and Kayla have said their vows and pledged their love forever, what does the future hold for this exciting duo?  How could anything be as thrilling and dramatic as their imagined a few fanciful plot turns.  What about you?  What do you imagine will happen to Steve and Kayla five years from now? Here then are our musings about the future of the couple of the year! SCENARIO #1:  The success of the riverfront Community Center propels both Steve and Kayla into the spotlight.  Kayla becomes an outspoken leader defending the rights of women in the home, at the workplace, and in society.  Steve supports her wholeheartedly, but prefers keeping a lower profile, enjoying the time they have alone with their son, Marcus Bo (named for Steve’s best buddy, Marcus Hunter, who had to deliver the baby in the midst of a hurricane, when Marcus and Kayla were trapped in a storm-tossed sailboat).  Politics call, however, and when Kayla is challenged to run against Jack for the Senate, by Jack himself, she feels compelled to try.  With Steve’s unswerving dedication and campaign direction, Kayla becomes a Senator! SCENARIO #2:  One night after a quiet dinner at home, Steve is restless and explains to Kayla that he’s going to the “Cheatin’ Heart” to shoot...

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