Grey's Anatomy Season 3 Episode 16: "Drowning On Dry Land" Quotes
GEORGE: "Do you know how massive this hospital is? How people - not just sick people - not to mention if I'm a little kid, how places can I hide? He's little. He's... a little kid can hide anywhere."
ALEX: "You're lookin' for a kid?"
GEORGE: "Yeah. His mom's in surgery and if I don't find this kid Bailey is going to change her son's middle name to Elvis or Tupperware... anything will be better than George."
ALEX: "I know where a kid might be."
RICHARD: "What's your ETA to the hospital?"
IZZIE: "That's what I'm saying, we can't get him out. He's stuck under a car, we can't get him out."
RICHARD: "Okay, first you need to stay calm."
IZZIE: "I can't stay calm. Calm was over minutes ago. Calm is gone. Calm is an impossibility. I got his best friends out here and I can't let him die, so please, just tell me what I need to do."
IZZIE: "I'm gonna need a drill."
FRIEND: "I got one in my trunk."
OTHER FRIEND: "What do you need a drill for?"
IZZIE: "I gotta drill holes in your friend's head."
CRISTINA: "Hey, did you just get back?"
GEORGE: "Yeah. I'm lookin'--have you, uh, seen any lost children down here?"
CRISTINA: "Is... is Meredith back too? Because I need her. It's really important."
GEORGE: "Yeah, this is important. This kid's missing and his mom's in surgery."
CRISTINA: "Ooh, what kinda surgery?"
GEORGE: "This kid's lost!"
ADDISON: "I gotta tell you. This group of interns..."
PRESTON: "Hot-headed, stubborn. They think they know everything. You can only give them so much rope before they hang themselves with it. They lose all rationality, they won't listen to reason."
ADDISON: "Jeez, Preston. Don't hold back."
"[to Rick's friend] "Okay, that can't happen. Do you understand me? Sounds can't happen. Freaking out can't happen. Because if you freak out, I'm gonna freak out and I'm the one who's holding a power drill to your friend's brain. So if you're gonna vomit, if you're gonna make sounds, step away. If you're gonna stay here, you're gonna have to pull it together. Okay?IZZIE
IZZIE: "I'm sorry, I ran out of sterile drapes. I had to use some guys t-shirt. He wasn't sweaty or anything, he was a clean guy, but..."
RICHARD: "Okay, call the OR tell them we're comin' up."
IZZIE: "I also dropped a scalpel in the field and by that time I had used all the alcohol swabs on the drill bits so... I think we should load him up on antibiotics. Lots and lots of antibotics."
RICHARD: "Stevens, you put a drill through a man's skull and didn't hit his brain. You saved his life. Get cleaned up and get to the OR, you've got work to do."
IZZIE: "The OR?"
RICHARD: "Yes, the OR. You're officially off of probation."
MEREDITH: "Hey. Am I... dead?
DENNY: "Damn right you are."
MEREDITH: "Holy ... "
PRESTON: "The Chief is working on her."
DEREK: "He threw me out."
PRESTON: "What do you need?"
DEREK: "I need you to go in there."
CRISTINA: "It's Meredith?"
CRISTINA: "Are you sure? Did you see her? Because it could be any-"
ALEX: "It's Meredith."
CRISTINA: [in disbelief] "Oh... Oh."
GEORGE: "Is this boy your patient? I know the picture's half smeared and hard to see but - Please tell me it's him. Tell me he has been right here, under my nose, open on your table all day, and not... drifting along the bottom of the ocean. Please tell me that."
CALLIE: "Hold the photo under the light so I can get a better look. Oh yeah, oh yeah, that's my kid. I could spot those goofy ears anywhere."
GEORGE: "Callie O'Malley. I can't kiss you right now because you're scrubbed in, but tonight, when you get home, I am going to ..."
CALLIE: "Alright people, let's focus. George, I'm working here. I'm working, so, yeah. Bye."
GEORGE: "Can I see his face?"
CALLIE: "I'm in the middle of surgery."