S5 E8
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Season 5  "Reassortment"  5x8

Aired 6 years ago - May 24, 2016

Reese and Finch become trapped in a hospital that becomes ground zero for a deadly viral outbreak. Also, Samaritan’s newest recruit has second thoughts and Shaw continues to struggle with reality.

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Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 1
Indeed, he was returning from Hong Kong en route to the UK,
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it has yet to render a positive outcome.
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I happen to be the hospital's epidemiologist.
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Jeff, how are you were able to get a reservation here?
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I think seven years was long enough to wait for a boyfriend
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I'm sorry, but I can't go through that again.
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because one of the bodies down there
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No truck enters or leaves the Five Burroughs without his knowledge.
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TARGET: SHAW, SAMEEN SEARCHING BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH FACILITY
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 13
You really should ask for better bunk mates.
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and find out where Mr. Ko came from.
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Meantime, best if we do some investigating ourselves.
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Maybe, but I ain't.
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me in prison, just another statistic.
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Three months ago, you were painting houses
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That's how the zombie apocalypse starts.
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 23
The open system can track down the package's origins.
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 24
Bird flu... you suspected as much.
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Until they can analyze the virus and locate an effective antiviral,
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We're gonna need them all.
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It's not gonna be a problem.
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were rerouted to a lab in Albany that has since shut its doors.
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Both Dr. Mason and Nurse Carol filed complaints
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No, I just ushered in the future.
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even from a prison made entirely of pixels.
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That's not true. I was never in South Africa.
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I had no way of knowing that wasn't a simulation.
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and you will be just fine.
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The syringes are the cure.
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They were collected by police last week
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human fallibility...
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Here, keep an eye on him.
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 43
- Stop! - Got you.
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Sorry, Doc, but I can't let you...
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We'd have lost a lot more if it wasn't for you, Doc.
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The Machine warned us of him months ago
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 47
Time I work with somebody who appreciates me.
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Some time ago, you gave me a book,
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it has yet to render a positive outcome.
#2
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I happen to be the hospital's epidemiologist.
#5
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Jeff, how are you were able to get a reservation here?
#6
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I think seven years was long enough to wait for a boyfriend
#7
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I'm sorry, but I can't go through that again.
#8
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because one of the bodies down there
#9
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No truck enters or leaves the Five Burroughs without his knowledge.
#10
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TARGET: SHAW, SAMEEN SEARCHING BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH FACILITY
#12
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You really should ask for better bunk mates.
#13
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and find out where Mr. Ko came from.
#14
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Meantime, best if we do some investigating ourselves.
#16
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Maybe, but I ain't.
#17
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me in prison, just another statistic.
#19
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Three months ago, you were painting houses
#20
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That's how the zombie apocalypse starts.
#22
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The open system can track down the package's origins.
#23
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Bird flu... you suspected as much.
#24
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Until they can analyze the virus and locate an effective antiviral,
#27
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We're gonna need them all.
#28
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It's not gonna be a problem.
#29
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were rerouted to a lab in Albany that has since shut its doors.
#31
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Both Dr. Mason and Nurse Carol filed complaints
#32
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 33
No, I just ushered in the future.
#33
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even from a prison made entirely of pixels.
#34
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That's not true. I was never in South Africa.
#35
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I had no way of knowing that wasn't a simulation.
#36
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and you will be just fine.
#37
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The syringes are the cure.
#38
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They were collected by police last week
#39
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human fallibility...
#41
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Here, keep an eye on him.
#42
Recap of Person of Interest Season 5 Episode 8 (S05E08) - 43
- Stop! - Got you.
#43
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Sorry, Doc, but I can't let you...
#44
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We'd have lost a lot more if it wasn't for you, Doc.
#45
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The Machine warned us of him months ago
#46
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Time I work with somebody who appreciates me.
#47
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Some time ago, you gave me a book,
#49
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