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Season 05, Episode 01 Dream a Little Dream of Me (1)

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Sep 26, 2008
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Dream a Little Dream of Me (1) Sep 26, 2008 As Meredith and Derek begin to find that their "happily ever after" is anything but easy, Cristina develops a crush on a military doctor who brings in a trauma patient. Meanwhile, the Chief and his staff cope with the news that Seattle Grace is no longer considered a top-tier teaching hospital.

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Season 05, Episode 02 Dream a Little Dream of Me (2)

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Sep 26, 2008
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Dream a Little Dream of Me (2) Sep 26, 2008 Alex is offended when Izzie talks about how great a man Alex is to Meredith. Derek is stabbed with the scalpel in the palm of his hand by Rose, while the Chief is stunned over Mercy West's increase in the number of patients, a deadly ice storm ravages Seattle.

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Season 05, Episode 03 Here Comes the Flood

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Oct 10, 2008
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Here Comes the Flood Oct 10, 2008 When the plumbing springs a leak, chaos breaks out at Seattle Grace as the Chief tries to put in place new teaching methods. Meanwhile, George takes his residency exam; and Derek attempts to get Meredith's roommates to move out, much to their surprise.

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Season 05, Episode 04 Brave New World

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Oct 17, 2008
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Brave New World Oct 17, 2008 Meredith is sent into a state of panic when Derek finds her mother's diary in the house. Meanwhile, Callie stresses while preparing for her first date with Erica. Later, Cristina stumbles across a part of the hospital no one has ever seen before.

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Season 05, Episode 05 There's No 'I' in Team

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Oct 24, 2008
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There's No 'I' in Team Oct 24, 2008 Bailey heads up a "domino procedure" in which each surgery hinges on the one preceding it. Meanwhile, Derek gets sole credit for the brain-tumor study he did with Meredith; Lexie tries to get George to notice her romantically; and Sloan counsels a desperate Callie in the ways of love.

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Season 05, Episode 06 Life During Wartime

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Oct 31, 2008
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Life During Wartime Oct 31, 2008 The chief gives Bailey new power and responsibility. He also gives her a very difficult surgical assignment: remove a girl's inoperable tumor. Meanwhile, new trauma chief Owen (Kevin McKidd) challenges the attendings' methods and the residents' skills.

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Season 05, Episode 07 Rise Up

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Nov 7, 2008
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Rise Up Nov 7, 2008 When the Chief makes an announcement that a solo surgery is up as an award, the residents are sent into a frenzy all trying to get an edge over one another. Meanwhile, Derek asks Bailey for advice after Cristina continues to interfere in his relationship with Meredith. Elsewhere, Erica uncovers a shocking connection between a resident and a patient.

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Season 05, Episode 08 These Ties That Bind

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Nov 14, 2008
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These Ties That Bind Nov 14, 2008 One of Meredith's oldest friends, Sadie, becomes an intern at Seattle Grace, but Mer's friends are less-than-welcoming to her.

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Season 05, Episode 09 In the Midnight Hour

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Nov 21, 2008
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In the Midnight Hour Nov 21, 2008 Meredith, Cristina and Bailey come to Lexie and Sadie's rescue when a routine surgery goes horribly wrong, as Owen and Derek treat a man seriously injured while sleepwalking and Mark comforts the sleepwalker's distraught daughter.

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Season 05, Episode 10 All by Myself

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Dec 5, 2008
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All by Myself Dec 5, 2008 Cristina is awarded the first solo surgery among the residents, but she is forced to give it up and choose her replacement; Lexie is impressed when Mark performs a cutting-edge procedure; Callie doesn't know if Sadie is friendly or flirtatious.

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Season 05, Episode 11 Wish You Were Here

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Jan 9, 2009
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Wish You Were Here Jan 9, 2009 Bailey teams with Seattle Grace's new pediatric surgeon, Dr. Arizona Robbins, to save the life of a young patient near and dear to her heart, as the admittance of a death row inmate at the hospital stirs anger in Derek and further erodes Meredith and Cristina's friendship; meanwhile, Callie and Sloan work as a team to fight their respective attractions to Sadie and Lexie, and Izzie tells Alex that she's seeing Denny.

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Season 05, Episode 12 Sympathy for the Devil

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Jan 16, 2009
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Sympathy for the Devil Jan 16, 2009 Derek's mother, Carolyn, makes a surprise visit to Seattle and meets Meredith for the first time, as Mark tries to conceal his relationship with Lexie from her as well; meanwhile, death row inmate William wishes to donate his organs to Bailey and Arizona's patient, as Owen and Cristina try to go on their first date.

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Season 05, Episode 13 Stairway to Heaven

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Jan 23, 2009
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Stairway to Heaven Jan 23, 2009 Bailey grows desperate as a patient's condition becomes more and more dire. Everyone in the hospital is stepping up to try to find the boy a new organ donor, including Meredith, who considers a death row patient's wish to die before execution. Meanwhile, an injury leaves Mark in a compromising position in the OR and Cristina awkwardly avoids Owen.

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Season 05, Episode 14 Beat Your Heart Out

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Feb 6, 2009
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Beat Your Heart Out Feb 6, 2009 Now that Derek has the engagement ring, he searches for the perfect way to propose to Meredith, as Lexie demands that Mark go public with their relationship, and Bailey, encouraged by her work on recent cases and by Dr. Dixon, considers a new direction for her medical career.

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Season 05, Episode 15 Before and After

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Feb 13, 2009
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Before and After Feb 13, 2009 Addison, Naomi and Sam rush the ailing Archer to Seattle Grace and reunite with old friends Derek and Mark to help save his life; meanwhile, Izzie employs her fellow doctors in a medical game designed to help teach the interns, and Owen runs into a significant someone from his past

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Season 05, Episode 16 An Honest Mistake

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Feb 20, 2009
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An Honest Mistake Feb 20, 2009 Derek's confidence is shaken like never before as he faces off with Addison over what course is best for their dying pregnant patient; Cristina calls the abilities of a renown surgeon into question after she botches a standard procedure; and Bailey, who has decided to pursue a fellowship in Pediatrics, is appalled by the Chief's less-than-stellar recommendation letter.

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Season 05, Episode 17 I Will Follow You Into the Dark

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Mar 13, 2009
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I Will Follow You Into the Dark Mar 13, 2009 Derek decides to quit after learning that more of his patients have died than survived; Izzie's interns make an unsettling discovery about "Patient X."

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Season 05, Episode 18 Stand By Me

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Mar 20, 2009
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Stand By Me Mar 20, 2009 After his fellow surgeons try and fail to bring Derek back to work, Meredith must summon the strength to convince him. Meanwhile the hospital is abuzz as Mark attempts a rare face transplant surgery. Cristina, at last awarded her first solo surgery, is more focused on the needs of her friends, and Izzie does her best to keep her medical condition a secret.

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Season 05, Episode 19 Elevator Love Letter

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Mar 27, 2009
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Elevator Love Letter Mar 27, 2009 All eyes are on Derek as he is set to perform his first surgery after his breakdown; attention is also set on Izzie, whose medical condition requires her to undergo a difficult surgery; and Owen has another PTSD episode that injures Cristina and traumatizes both of them, throwing the future of their relationship into question.

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Season 05, Episode 20 Sweet Surrender

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Apr 24, 2009
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Sweet Surrender Apr 24, 2009 As she endures aggressive treatment for her cancer, Izzie throws herself into planning Derek and Meredith's wedding.

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Season 05, Episode 21 No Good at Saying Sorry (One More Chance)

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May 1, 2009
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No Good at Saying Sorry (One More Chance) May 1, 2009 As preparations continue for Meredith and Derek's wedding, Izzie receives a surprise hospital visit from her handful-of-a-mother, Robbie. Meanwhile, a newly sober Thatcher visits his daughters, Meredith and Lexie, in order to make amends, and the Chief and Meredith bitterly fight over a controversial medical case.

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Season 05, Episode 22 What a Difference a Day Makes

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May 8, 2009
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What a Difference a Day Makes May 8, 2009 As Meredith, Derek and all of their friends prepare for the big wedding, a group of college students, injured in a car crash as they were heading to their graduation ceremony, is admitted to the ER. Meanwhile, Izzie fears the worst when she begins experiencing familiar symptoms.

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Season 05, Episode 23 Here's to the Future Days

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May 15, 2009
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Here's to the Future Days May 15, 2009 In the first part of the two hour season finale, Izzie spends time with a fellow cancer patient and contemplates whether or not to undergo a risky surgery, as Mark is ready to take his relationship with Lexie to the next level and a patient makes Owen reassess his place at Seattle Grace.

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Season 05, Episode 24 Now or Never

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May 15, 2009
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Now or Never May 15, 2009 In the second part of the two hour season finale, George delivers stunning news to Bailey, sending shockwaves throughout the hospital, and Izzie's friends anxiously await her recovery from surgery. Meanwhile Bailey is surprisingly displeased after being accepted into the pediatric fellowship program, and the victim of a near-fatal traffic accident brings the talents of Seattle Grace's doctors together. This is the second hour of a 2-hour season finale.

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