GREY'S ANATOMY EPISODE RECAP
|"STAND BY ME"|
airdate: March 19, 2009
written by: Zoanne Clack
directed by: Jessica Yu
|After his fellow surgeons try and fail to bring Derek back to work, Meredith must summon the strength to convince him. Meanwhile the hospital is abuzz as Mark attempts a rare face transplant surgery, Cristina, at last awarded her first solo surgery, is more focused on the needs of her friends, and Izzie does her best to keep her medical condition a secret,|
|GREY'S ANATOMY OPENING QUOTE:|
|Surgeons aren't known for being warm and cuddly. They're arrogant, impatient, mean as often as not. You'd think they wouldn't have friends, 'cause who could stand them? But surgeons are like a bad cold. Nasty, but persistent.|
|GREY'S ANATOMY ENDING QUOTE:|
|Practicing medicine doesn't lend itself well to the making of friends. Maybe because life and mortality are in our faces all the time. Maybe because, in staring down death everyday, we're forced to know that life, every minute, is borrowed time. And each person we let ourselves care about is just one more loss somewhere down the line. For this reason, I know some doctors who just don't bother making friends at all. But the rest of us, we make it our job to move that line, to push each loss as far away as we can.|
| GREY'S ANATOMY QUOTES |
Memorable Quotes, zingers and one-liners
|GREY'S ANATOMY MUSIC|
Add the songs featured on this episode...
|Everywhere||Common featuring Martina Topley-Bird|
|A Mirror Without||Royal Wood|
|GREY'S ANATOMY MOMENTS |
Grey's Anatomy shockers, rule-breaking, grab-the-edge-of-your-seat moments....
- Final scenes when Christina and Izzie hold hands, as well as when Izzie is checked into the hospital, and all of the residents gather around her bed in support.
|GREY'S ANATOMY EPISODE TRIVIA|
Goofs, behind the scenes facts, and little-known tidbits...