Then, there's the business with Maggie. The lack of professionalism, however, is astounding. Read on; this recap includes more details than a medical chart! On October 10, 2018, it was announced that had been cast as Meredith's new love interest. To give her moral support, the hospital asks all the male doctors and nurses to leave the vicinity and have all the females line the halls to be there in solidarity. Alex and Jo treat a woman who has lost her son in the park while buying drugs; after handing the son over to the woman's husband, Jo learns more about Alex's difficult childhood.
Maggie and Bailey had fantastic scenes together as Bailey doled out advice to Maggie on how to give the family their space and let them handle it. At the same time, Jo avoids giving Alex details about her recent visit to her birth mother, who shared shocking details about Jo's past. Though Amelia tries to help, Betty's parents make it clear that they believe Leo would be better off living with them. After this incident, Vicki found out she was pregnant, hid it from everyone the best she could, and eventually gave up her baby girl because of what she reminded her of. Koracick introduced himself to Teddy and guessed that she was 16 weeks along. Bailey tells Ben she wants him to come home, but he is afraid she will change her mind again. And who, out of nowhere, seemed to have a possible course of treatment in mind for Catherine? Meredith is a first year careful understudy at Seattle Grace Hospital, the hardest careful residency program west of Harvard.
Catherine's fear was palpable and heartbreaking, and so was her inability to perform the pioneering surgery that could be her last. Richard and Jackson were trying to be there for her as best as they could, and Maggie felt helpless. If she ever decided to take action against her attacker, there would be evidence. With Alex's help, he manages to save Frankie's baby but she passes away on the table. Dean asks Maggie out but doesn't get an answer. Finally, Link got some time to shine and to show that he does have something to offer in this love triangle. Levi believes he's mistakenly taken Nico's interactions as come-ons, and Richard teaches Andrew a lesson about being a leader.
Jackson and Link work to get Bailey and Helm out of their elevator in order for Cece's surgery to start, but a maintenance man gets hurt in the process. Bailey loved him and even called him Thor! Over to you, Grey's Anatomy Fanatics! Owen spends the evening sulking about Teddy and Koracick's relationship, causing Amelia to break up with him, as she is tired of the constant back-and-forth. Jackson and Webber learn from Maggie about Catherine's cancer, just as Webber tries to help a desperate Betty get through recovery. Nonetheless, the nookie was on. After he collapses, Andrew is forced to take over the surgery while Levi must save Owen. Richard springs into action when pregnant nurse Frankie collapses due to a wandering spleen.
Each swab, each photograph, each measurement, each test was so hard to watch but Abby stayed strong the entire time. Finch January 31, 2019 2019-01-31 7. Elswhere, Levi tried — hard — to trade his glasses for contacts. He's still hilarious, and he was a hoot during the hour though. She couldn't reconcile that Alex was the sitting Chief, and she didn't want to consider that she would have to ask him for anything. As the new guy, Link makes his rounds introducing himself to colleagues, flirtatiously starting with Meredith who shuts him down.
In other parts of the episode, Ben and Bailey were dealing with Tuck and his teenage growing pains. Teddy, after her successful surgery with Owen, tells him about the pregnancy. You could tell when she flocked to his bedside. What occurred during this visit? And as the episode drew to a close, Alex and Jo bumped into each other at the end of her rough day with Abby and his last day as chief. Finch March 28, 2019 2019-03-28 7. Maggie brought up her experience with her mother, and she wants Jackson and Richard to have that time with Catherine that she didn't get. Derek Shepherd is the coy yet exceptionally competent specialist who shares an illegal yet verifiable sexual fascination with Meredith.
Excited by the possibilities, Meredith takes the idea to Bailey who initially denies the request; however, once Jo talks to her she agrees to the proposal. Amelia begs Link to pretend to be Owen, as she never told her family that they got divorced. Has your opinion changed on Link and Merlink? It's reminiscent of Stephanie losing the glasses and straightening her hair when she was with Jackson. This season is the first not to feature both as Dr. Levi, having saved Owen, uses his newfound confidence to rebrand his image. Richard tells Bailey about what happened at the bar and his arrest, so she suspends him for the day. Catherine gets ready to perform her first surgery back on a veteran until she discovers he lied about his personal life to have the transplant.
Not about to give up, Jo suggested that they meet at a nearby diner. Just as Owen was about to begin life-saving surgery on her, a nurse accidentally injected him with something that was going to leave him paralyzed in a matter of… Thump. Just like that, he was on the floor, stiff as a corpse. Meredith worries about DeLuca operating alone with Richard. Meanwhile, Bailey and Ben discuss dating with Tuck after learning that he has a girlfriend. It was Jo that took the extra step to make her feel safe and comfortable by sharing her own stories and by convincing Abby to do a rape kit.