With a drug-addicted mother and a father who had gone into permanent hiding, it's not wonder that teenage runaway Madison looked upon the Brady home as a place of refuge. After budding stud muffin Eric Brady caught her stealing some baked goods, he introduced her to his aunt, former prostitute Kimberly, who offered the girl some words of advice. Eventually realizing that there really is no place like home, Madison decided that it might be time to give her life another chance. But before leaving Salem behind, she closed her eyes and dreamed of a candlelit slow dance with tuxedoed teen dream Eric. Then, prior to boarding the bus out of town, she pulled him close and wispered that perhaps someday she would return. So watch out, Nicole! Continue to hurt Eric,a nd one of the other fish in the sea will be more than happy to bait his hook!
From the November 17, 1998 issue of Soaps in Depth