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Season 3  "Desire"  3x21

Aired 12 years ago - Apr 26, 2007

The attendings vie to be Chief. Two people who haven't slept together before, will. McSteamy's 60-day vow of chastity has a conclusion. We meet a boss, his assistant, and his wife. We also get to see someone being treated in the clinic. Derek has more questions about his relationship with Meredith. The chairman of the hospital board is admitted as patient. Callie confronts Izzie about her relationship with George.

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...in the clinic. Karev, you're with Ava.
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We're talking the chairman of the board of Seattle Grace Hospital.
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If he can go 60 days without sex, they'll get back together.
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Look, go, go, go. Out!
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Now they're just guessing, Richard.
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What about an epidural? To get her blood pressure down. Am I going overboard?
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Ever met someone where the attraction was so intense,
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How's it going, buddy bud?
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Though, I guess technically it is. But we're in love.
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The urologist just drained your bladder. Next up is an ultrasound.
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- I'm not gonna let you browbeat me. - Like I'd even want to at this point.
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- The VIPenis. - Just go.
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With Cristina I have to be explicit. There would be no wedding if I wasn't.
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It's never going to turn him into what I want.
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And I have to stop thinking about Izzie Stevens.
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But this is not about hospital politics. This is about the patient.
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In his... in his...
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- Leaking spinal fluid through his nose. - I thought you might like this one.
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Alex? What's going on? Alex.
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Now, Larry's condition. He's having surgery, but you're fine.
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This is not eating for pleasure. I really need a choice.
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and be less than over-prepared.
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Just stop. Find another friend.
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Page her.
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No, I'm still trying to get through my cardio notes.
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Like what it should have been from the beginning?
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Mrs. Jennings, your husband's out of surgery.
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Because nobody tells me anything.
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You've thought a lot about this cake.
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- I did. - And then you do all the work anyway.
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I shouldn't have accused you of hovering. It wasn't nice.
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Too often, the thing you want most is the one thing you can't have.
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...in the clinic. Karev, you're with Ava.
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We're talking the chairman of the board of Seattle Grace Hospital.
#3
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If he can go 60 days without sex, they'll get back together.
#4
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Look, go, go, go. Out!
#5
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Now they're just guessing, Richard.
#7
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What about an epidural? To get her blood pressure down. Am I going overboard?
#8
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Ever met someone where the attraction was so intense,
#9
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How's it going, buddy bud?
#11
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Though, I guess technically it is. But we're in love.
#12
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The urologist just drained your bladder. Next up is an ultrasound.
#13
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- I'm not gonna let you browbeat me. - Like I'd even want to at this point.
#14
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- The VIPenis. - Just go.
#15
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With Cristina I have to be explicit. There would be no wedding if I wasn't.
#16
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It's never going to turn him into what I want.
#17
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And I have to stop thinking about Izzie Stevens.
#18
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But this is not about hospital politics. This is about the patient.
#19
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In his... in his...
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- Leaking spinal fluid through his nose. - I thought you might like this one.
#24
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Alex? What's going on? Alex.
#25
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Now, Larry's condition. He's having surgery, but you're fine.
#26
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This is not eating for pleasure. I really need a choice.
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and be less than over-prepared.
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Just stop. Find another friend.
#32
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Page her.
#33
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No, I'm still trying to get through my cardio notes.
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Like what it should have been from the beginning?
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Mrs. Jennings, your husband's out of surgery.
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Because nobody tells me anything.
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You've thought a lot about this cake.
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- I did. - And then you do all the work anyway.
#46
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I shouldn't have accused you of hovering. It wasn't nice.
#47
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Too often, the thing you want most is the one thing you can't have.
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