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Meredith puts the Grey in Grey's Anatomy.

No, she actually does. It's her last name, and the series takes its name from the classic anatomy textbook Henry Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Gray's Anatomy. She narrates the show (with some exceptions), usually with voiceovers at the beginning and conclusion of the program.

Meredith is the daughter of Dr. Ellis Grey, who suffers from advanced Alzheimer's disease and was a close friend of Dr. Richard Webber, the chief of surgery at Seattle Grace Hospital.

She began a love affair with Dr. Derek Shepherd the night before she began her career as an intern, not knowing he was a surgeon at the hospital. She falls in love with him only to discover he is married when his wife Addison comes to join the staff at Seattle Grace.

She shares her house, which once belonged to her mother, with fellow intern Izzie. George used to live with her as well, but moved out following his disastrous one night stand with Meredith. A talented young doctor and a graduate of Dartmouth College, Meredith frequently battles self-doubt and mild depression over the respective situations with her mother and Derek.

In Season Two, Meredith began a relationship with Finn, a veterinarian played by Chris O'Donnell, but had an affair with Derek in the season finale. In the beginning of Season Three, she decided she wanted to be with Derek, even if Finn was the better guy.

Ellis Grey passed away mid-way through the third season of Grey's Anatomy, and Meredith nearly did the same during a three-episode arc in which the doctors attended to a ferry disaster and she almost drowned. Fortunately, Derek and the rest of the doctors were able to save her.

With her stepmother, Susan, also dying inexplicably in the past year, Meredith is once again shrouded in self-doubt, with her relationship with Derek in limbo, entering Season Four.

Meredith Grey 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)

There's a reason I said I'd be happy alone. It wasn't 'cause I thought I'd be happy alone. It was because I thought if I loved someone and then it fell apart, I might not make it. It's easier to be alone, because what if you learn that you need love and you don't have it? What if you like it and lean on it? What if you shape your life around it and then it falls apart? Can you even survive that kind of pain? Losing love is like organ damage. It's like dying. The only difference is death ends. This? It could go on forever.


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i love your show but its not complet in egypt i like ellen iwish she does not leave the show please


i love grey's anatomy to i love it but i life in the Netherlands and the episodes are later than in america i watch them on the internet and i loe ellen pompeo she is a great actress and she is pretty i wanne meet her and chandra wilson is good too but it will be always a dream too meet them
i am a great fan of grey's anatomy


she is agreat actress! I wanna meet her too and the whole crew! I'm only 13 too Katelyn so I also might! It's awesome being 13.


I Love Grey's Anatomy. however i would like to know whether Ellen is leaving the show? if yes i cannot imagine Grey's withouth her and would rather stop watching the series now.


for me the lovely George O'Malley is alive. jonh that was not george. the calli recognized by george ezisti.porque not a sign that the scene where george burke is in the bathroom cutting hair appears both his arms in the mirror and would see that he does not have any signs. much less than an American state. eziste hestoria much error in the death of george and only look. jonh not the one for me and george. he was alive.


Nov 17 2010, did doctor grey die? Great series.


My question When is Katherine Heigl comming back to the show this fan wants to know.Your number Paul Birch


slt sa va bien tu es trop belle avec ton derek et vous aller trop bien ensemble!!!!!!

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