Credit: Colleen Hayes / American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. Photo: Daniel and Emily Have a Tender Moment in Revenge Season 1, Episode 11: "Duress"

These last few Revenge-less weeks have been so cold and lonely, but the sun and soapy intrigue are back Wednesday, January 4, 2012!

Check out the official synopsis from episode 12, "Duress":

An unwelcome and unstable visitor makes a nightmare of Daniel's intimate birthday celebration with family and friends; Charlotte becomes a pawn in Conrad and Victoria's bitter divorce battle, and Emily watches her ultimate plan begin to unravel.

Sounds like another deliciously twisty edition of Revenge! Check out sneak peek pics from the Jan. 4 episode: