He's manipulated Yasmeen for months and next week vile Geoff Metcalfe throws his wife another curveball while she's awaiting trial for attempted murder.
Over the phone Geoff tells Yasmeen that he loves her and is willing to forgive her and drop the charges if she agrees to be his wife again on next week's Coronation Street.
Geoff calls at the police station and tells an officer that he wants to drop all charges against Yasmeen, who lashed out and slashed him in the neck after months of bullying and abuse, but the officer explains it’s up to the CPS.
Her granddaughter Alya Nazir is shocked when Yasmeen calls her from prison and tells her Geoff might be genuinely sorry for everything, and Alya is horrified to realise Yasmeen is considering taking him back.
Elsewhere Leanne Battersby decided she wants to take her ailing son Oliver on a holiday to Cornwall.
And Imran Habeeb tentatively broaches the subject of fostering with her partner Nick Tilsley.
He explains how he and girlfriend Toyah have put their plans on hold so as not to upset Leanne.
With Nick’s encouragement, Toyah reveals her fostering plans to her sister Leanne.
Leanne admits the timing isn’t great but assures her she has her blessing.
And over at the garage, Kevin Webster breaks the news to girlfriend Abi Franklin that her twins are emigrating to Australia.
Kevin urges Abi to meet up with the twins, who she put up for adoption, one last time before they leave for Australia or she’ll live to regret it.
But will she agree?