Grey's Anatomy

Season 8 Episode 13


Aired Thursday 8:00 PM Feb 02, 2012 on ABC



  • Quotes

    • Mrs. Taylor: Why can't you do the surgery?
      Bailey: Uh, the chief of surgery, Ellis Grey, will be doing the-- it. Uh, I mean, I can. I would. She just... There's protocols and she--
      Alex: Think of it as a huge upgrade. You just got handed the keys to a Jaguar and you've been driving like, a Civic. Good car, solid, dependable car. But Dr. Grey is... (Ellis walks in)
      Ellis: Hello, Alex. ... Mr. Taylor, Mrs. Taylor, I'm Dr. Grey. I'll be doing your pancreaticoduodenectomy today. I'll graft with a section of your internal iliac vein-- a new technique of my invention. By forgoing the use of the jugular, you'll have no visible scarring on the neck.
      Mrs. Taylor: Oh, well, that's nice--
      Ellis: I'll gladly have you sign these consent forms. It's a pleasure to meet you. I'll see you after we're done.
      Alex (whispers): Jaguar. (to Ellis as she's leaving) Doc-- Dr. Grey, any chance I could scrub in with you?
      Ellis: Alex, of course. Love to have you. (walks off)
      Alex (to Bailey): See? You have to speak up for yourself.