In EastEnders, Emma Harding (Patsy Kensit) introduced herself to granddaughter Lexi (Isabella Brown) with an ulterior reason, disregarding Lola Pearce’s (Danielle Harold) plea that she back off.
The newcomer, who made her debut last month when Billy Mitchell (Perry Fenwick) found her at work, has been eager to get to meet daughter Lola, whom she hasn’t seen since the young age of three.
Lola was surprised to see her mother show up on the Square and angry that she had tricked her way into her life by posing as Nicole, a customer, but after learning the truth about her ‘abandonment,’ Lola decided she wanted to get to know her.
As viewers are aware, Emma was viciously abused by her ex, Lola’s father, who
Given that Lola has a brain tumor and is in the final stages of her illness, Emma wanted to make the most of their time together while they still had it.
Billy, on the other hand, believed Lola was taking on too much and advised her to back off when it comes to Emma. In the end, Lola told Emma that they should have some space, which upset the newbie.
Emma promised to back off, but she later dropped by Lola’s with a gift for Lexi that was a locket with a picture of her and Lola when they were both babies.
When Lexi realized Emma was there, she hugged her grandmother in shock. Lexi was informed by Emma that the locket holds a hidden message, which Emma pleaded with her to keep to herself.
When Lexi got back to her room, she opened the locket to see a letter inside with ‘our secret’ scrawled over the phone number for Emma.
Emma, have you gone too far? What will Lola do if she learns?
Monday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m. on BBC One, EastEnders will resume.