House has settled in to a steady formula over its successful seven-season run:
Patient gets sick. Team argues over diagnosis of patient. House flirts with Cuddy and/or jokes with Wilson, has an epiphany and solves case.
To all those who have complained over this redundant pattern, the show is sending a clear message on next week's episode: check this out!
On Monday's "Bombshells," Cuddy will receive serious news that forces her to reevaluate her priorities. It also leads to a number dream sequences that offer glimpses into her relationship with House. Meaning what, exactly? See for yourself via the following, official promo: