It had to be THE CUTEST moment of the soap opera week!
Did you catch that scene on General Hospital with a baby being thrust into Dr. Patrick Drake’s arms by a mother who dropped some of her things on the floor of GH?
There he was, baby-phobic Dr. Drake (Jason Thompson) holding a baby!
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I have to say, the baby stole the entire scene.
That baby
Look at the gleam in his eye?
It’s as if he’s saying, ‘ha, ha. I know you don’t want to be holding me, but you have to!’
That kid was so adorable.
He had to be, because – in general – babies on soaps don’t normally capture my attention.
I mean, basically, they’re just window dressing in a scene.
But this one – well, he stole the scene.
And then he propelled the scene – and the ensuing reactions from Patrick, Epiphany and Robin – and they were all hysterical!
Check out the reactions.
First we have Patrick out of his comfort zone.
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Then we have Epiphany who’s checking out the whole scene.
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And then there’s Robin, who’s clearly enjoying the situation.
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It was just a vignette, really, but it was a wonderful – and all too brief – respite from the mob wars and violence that usually prevails on GH.
(Screencaps courtesy of Clarissa’s General Hospital Screencaps)

2 Responses to “Dr. Patrick Drake’s Baby Woes on General Hospital”

  1. That was a great scene & that baby was adorable! He definitely stole that show!

  2. Kimi,
    Didn’t he look like a little man? I don’t usually take notice of babies on soaps – but this little guy had the cutest facial expressions. It was like he was reacting on cue – so amazing!