‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Episode Guide (Oct. 23): Tension Between Jacqueline and Dolores Rises

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‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Episode Guide (Oct. 23): Tension Between Jacqueline and Dolores Rises

“Nama’stay Away From Me” (10/23/16) – Tempers flare as Dolores throws a housewarming party. Melissa delegates for her upcoming Fashion Show and Teresa recovers from her first week without Joe. To everyone’s surprise, Jacqueline and Dolores find themselves at odds over one phone call.

This season, Teresa looks to repair fractured relationships with her family and friends. Although her release from prison brings the Giudice family back together, the reunion is short-lived as they only have a few months before Joe begins his sentence. After growing closer to the Gorga family while Teresa was away, Melissa now fears it may all crumble and hopes she can start fresh with her sister-in-law, permanently putting the past behind them.

Meanwhile, Jacqueline, whose main focus continues to be helping her autistic son, longs for the “Lucy and Ethel” friendship she had with Teresa and is willing to bury their history if it means a more lighthearted future. Teresa and Jacqueline’s longtime friend, Dolores, is a divorced mom of two, focusing on a road toward independence as she emotionally and financially recovers from two failed relationships.

Siggy, another friend of Jacqueline’s, fits right in with the Jersey group with her dynamic personality and high energy, as she navigates her relationships with her children who find her overbearing at times. But just as these five ‘wives begin to form strong bonds, relationships are on the verge of breaking – and when old friends meet new friends, it may mean no friends for some.

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