Hey Y&R fans, every second Saturday TV Banter discusses the latest happenings and provides commentary on your favourite daytime drama. Note to U.S. readers - SPOILER ALERT: Here in Canada, I watch the show on Global TV which is one episode ahead of CBS. I will inevitably refer to incidents you haven't seen yet. Read at your own risk. If you are the curious type, though, you may prefer to discover some things in advance.
John Abbott went to his grave never knowing that Ashley was not his biological daughter. She is the product of Dina's affair with tennis pro Brent Davis. It took a long time for Ashley to deal with that and she had amnesia and a nervous breakdown over it. Still, she never told John the truth.