Episode Guide, Quotes From Last Night

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Dr. Miranda Bailey
"You just have to know. And when you don't know? No one can fault you for it. You do what you can, when you can, while you can. When you can't, you can't."

-- Dr. Bailey

While it may be challenging to wrap one's brain around that quote from Miranda, it seems to sum up last night's episode, "Begin the Begin," perfectly. Not knowing what to make of what they've learned, or where they're going with each passing day, is the central theme.

Interns, surgeons and patients alike struggle with personal and professional dilemmas. Work, sex, marriage, relationships, pregnancy, Alzheimer's -- collectively, it's not an easy week at Seattle Grace.

You can read our brief episode guide by following the link above, and also check out our full list of quotes. If you missed it, or are looking for a recap, this is a good way to re-live the episode where Addison's passive-aggressive rage hits its peak, George identifies with a troubled young patient, and we're first introduced to a charming man named Denny.

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Marcie cover's any bodies eyes when he or she riches no retainers point, in that point we stop and recalculate our steps and we ask our self's like Dr. Bailey did and ensures Dr. Yong "You just have to know. And when you don't know? No one can fault you for it. You do what you can, when you can, while you can. When you can't, you can't." For that I see Bailey's very understanding and rational character.

Grey's Anatomy Quotes

Did you say it? 'I love you. I don't ever want to live without you. You changed my life.' Did you say it? Make a plan. Set a goal. Work toward it, but every now and then, look around; Drink it in 'cause this is it. It might all be gone tomorrow."

Meredith (closing voiceover)

Lexie: [narrating] Grief may be a thing we all have in common, but it looks different on everyone.
Mark: It isn't just death we have to grieve. It's life. It's loss. It's change.
Alex: And when we wonder why it has to suck so much sometimes, has to hurt so bad. The thing we gotta try to remember is that it can turn on a dime.
Izzie: That's how you stay alive. When it hurts so much you can't breathe, that's how you survive.
Derek: By remembering that one day, somehow, impossibly, you won't feel this way. It won't hurt this much.
Bailey: Grief comes in its own time for everyone, in its own way.
Owen: So the best we can do, the best anyone can do, is try for honesty.
Meredith: The really crappy thing, the very worst part of grief is that you can't control it.
Arizona: The best we can do is try to let ourselves feel it when it comes.
Callie: And let it go when we can.
Meredith: The very worst part is that the minute you think you're past it, it starts all over again.
Cristina: And always, every time, it takes your breath away.
Meredith: There are five stages of grief. They look different on all of us, but there are always five.
Alex: Denial.
Derek: Anger.
Bailey: Bargaining.
Lexie: Depression.
Richard: Acceptance.