Grey's Anatomy


Season 8, Ep 23, Aired 5/10/12
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  • Episode Description
  • The residents determine their future as they make their final decisions regarding post residency positions; Mark admits to Derek that he is torn between his love for Lexie and the fact that Julia can give him everything he's ever wanted; Ben plans something extra special for Bailey, but she is preoccupied with her work; and Arizona encourages her childhood friend, Nick, to have surgery. Meanwhile a couple on their third honeymoon come to the hospital complaining of mysterious symptoms.moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Mark Wilding

  • Jenna Bans

  • Stephen Cragg

  • Rob Corn

  • Mimi Schmir

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  • Fan Reviews (8)
  • Great pt.1 for an ending.

    By Mathlol1, Jun 05, 2012

  • Nice cliffhanger for 8x24! This should have been the season finale...

    By g_anatomy, May 23, 2012

  • Bullocks

    By FrancescoBaldin, May 21, 2012

  • Ending = WHAT? (spoilers)

    By TornIdentity19, May 11, 2012

  • Price of Pride

    By cacay21, May 11, 2012

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (36)

    • Jackson (taking April's drink): Alright, let's get you some water, okay? April (imitates Jackson): Oh, let's get you some water. (normal voice) You know, I am so sick of everyone being so damn nice to me. (Jackson puts his arm around her, they look at each, and slowly move to kiss) You just feel guilty... Jackson: April-- April: For having sex with me... Jackson: Oh, come on. That is not-- April: And then I failed... Jackson: I-I am messed up right now. April: And now no one wants me! Jackson: What? Oh, crap. Even Seattle? April: I don't want your pity, okay?! Can you just leave me alone? Can you do that? I'm-- I'm fine. I'm fine. I'm going to be fine!

    • Arizona: You son of a bitch. I had to hear it from Hunt? What, you couldn't even be man enough to tell me yourself? Callie: Sweetie. (to Alex) She's had a horrible day. I'm so so-- Arizona: No, you ungrateful crap dog! Alex: It's Hopkins. You went there. You of all people should know. Arizona: You are a miserable, miserable bastard. Alex: Robbins, they want me, alright? They really want me. Arizona: Oh, well, you... You're actually going? Alex (sighs): Can we talk about this when I get back? Arizona: No! (takes the chart) Alex: What are you doing? Arizona: No, you are not going to Boise, because you no longer represent this hospital! Alex: Oh, give me a break... Meredith (overhearing them fighting): Look at Alex showing us all up by going to Hopkins. Cristina: If Robbins lets him live that long. Meredith: I'm going to Boston. I told Hunt. Cristina: I'm going to Mayo.

    • (After they had sex) Cristina: What? Owen: I'm happy. I know this doesn't fix anything... But I'm just happy. Cristina: I'm leaving.

    • Bailey: Propose to me again. Ben: Baby, you should sit down. Bailey: Propose to me again. (opens up her coat) Ben: Wow. I mean, you-- you look-- Wow. Miranda, I would love nothing more than that but I'm telling you, you should-- Bailey: Oh, for the love of god, man, I'm-- I'm sorry I messed up your proposal, but... I'm wearing a thong and this is as sorry as I get, so... Come on, ask me to marry you. Ben: Okay, look. Th-There was the shooting, right? And then you and I broke up, I just... I wanted to get outta here, to do something different, something... inspiring. I-I just... Didn't think it would actually happen. Um... I got a call, and... I've been accepted as a surgical intern at U.C.L.A. An intern, Miranda, working seven days a week... 1,000 miles away. Everything's different now.

    • Callie: Hey, I just checked in on him. His vitals are stable, and he's sleeping. Arizona (turns around, crying): Don't ever leave. Callie: What? Arizona: Don't... ever leave. Promise me that right now. Callie: I'm not going anywhere, I promise. Arizona: After my brother... I thought, I can't do this ever again. I won't... do this again. And now here I am. Callie: Okay. Whatever you can't do, I will. I'm here. And that's how this works. Okay? Come here. (they hug, Arizona begins sobbing)

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    Notes (2)

    • Featured Music:
      "Lightstick" byZola Jesus (Richard tells Alex to savor his victory. Owen talks to April. Cristina and Meredith talk. Callie finds Arizona in tears. Two characters kiss passionately.)
      "Sexy And I Know It" byLMFAO (Dance party at Meredith's house.)
      "Stone of Suffering" byGet Set Go (Alex challenges Owen. The residents talk about food options. Cristina answers April's phone. Arizona visits Nick and they talk about surgery.)

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Canada: May 10, 2012 on CTV
      Norway: October 2, 2012 on TV2
      Germany: January 2, 2013 on ProSieben

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