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Season 5  "Dream a Little Dream of Me (1)"  5x1

Aired 11 years ago - Sep 25, 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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Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 1
Uh, hypovolemia, Ml, cardiac dysrhythmia...
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 2
So I keep having the dream. The Derek is dead dream.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 3
The break ups and the on and off again, and the sleeping with George.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 4
You're the best plastics guy at Seattle Grace.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 5
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 6
But Mercy West is a number one level trauma center and we're not.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 7
- No one is coming. - Maybe old people with hips we can fix.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 8
Wow. You and God are cool with that?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 9
We're not the patients... What's his name...?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 10
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 11
Just goes to voicemail. Maybe their phones are off.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 12
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 13
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 14
are you a special moron from the Isle of Complete and Utter Morons?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 15
- Wanna move in with me? - Wanna live together?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 16
- I share that dream. - Number 12.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 17
- Taking them to Mercy West. - Across town.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 18
Gl Joe trached him in the field before I got there.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 19
- Vincent! - I'll bring you back.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 20
- What happened to him? - Please, please.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 21
we're all upside down and we're rolling and...
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 22
- Sir... I'm scrubbing in with you... - After you take care of Major Hunt.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 23
You keep asking me that and I keep telling you I'm fine.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 24
I could elevate the skull fragments,
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 25
It's pathetic, isn't it?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 26
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 27
Now, to elevate the last of the skull fragments,
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 28
I've started him on steroids, but he needs to be decompressed.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 29
- You could freeze him. - Shouldn't be in here.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 30
We're closing up your leg now.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 31
There's a chance the abdominal injuries will heal,
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 32
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 33
- Can I ask you something? - Uh... What?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 34
- Hey, how's Betty's husband? - I'm scrubbing in on him now.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 35
Nope, Sloan's not.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 36
I'm gonna start making calls about it as soon as I get out of this surgery.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 37
That's the cornerstone of medical teaching. It's what we do in rounds.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 38
Get in there and stitch, Yang.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 39
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 40
It's stuck. Can't seem to get it down the left bronchis.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 41
- Do not. - Do too.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 42
- She didn't say that. - Should keep her mouth shut.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 43
- Is there anything we can do? - Probably won't talk again.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 44
We're losing him.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 45
I was able to repair your husband's vertebrae,
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 46
- Um... - Is it Vincent? What's happened?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 47
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 48
You should transfer to a different specialty.
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 49
- And Major Hunt, he swears by it. - What does Shepherd think?
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 50
You don't understand. The only reason he was...

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Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 2
So I keep having the dream. The Derek is dead dream.
#2
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 3
The break ups and the on and off again, and the sleeping with George.
#3
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 4
You're the best plastics guy at Seattle Grace.
#4
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But Mercy West is a number one level trauma center and we're not.
#6
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 7
- No one is coming. - Maybe old people with hips we can fix.
#7
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 8
Wow. You and God are cool with that?
#8
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 9
We're not the patients... What's his name...?
#9
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Just goes to voicemail. Maybe their phones are off.
#11
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are you a special moron from the Isle of Complete and Utter Morons?
#14
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 15
- Wanna move in with me? - Wanna live together?
#15
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 16
- I share that dream. - Number 12.
#16
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 17
- Taking them to Mercy West. - Across town.
#17
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 18
Gl Joe trached him in the field before I got there.
#18
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 19
- Vincent! - I'll bring you back.
#19
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 20
- What happened to him? - Please, please.
#20
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 21
we're all upside down and we're rolling and...
#21
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 22
- Sir... I'm scrubbing in with you... - After you take care of Major Hunt.
#22
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 23
You keep asking me that and I keep telling you I'm fine.
#23
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 24
I could elevate the skull fragments,
#24
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 25
It's pathetic, isn't it?
#25
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 26 #26 Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 27
Now, to elevate the last of the skull fragments,
#27
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 28
I've started him on steroids, but he needs to be decompressed.
#28
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 29
- You could freeze him. - Shouldn't be in here.
#29
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 30
We're closing up your leg now.
#30
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 31
There's a chance the abdominal injuries will heal,
#31
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 32 #32 Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 33
- Can I ask you something? - Uh... What?
#33
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 34
- Hey, how's Betty's husband? - I'm scrubbing in on him now.
#34
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 35
Nope, Sloan's not.
#35
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 36
I'm gonna start making calls about it as soon as I get out of this surgery.
#36
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 37
That's the cornerstone of medical teaching. It's what we do in rounds.
#37
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 38
Get in there and stitch, Yang.
#38
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It's stuck. Can't seem to get it down the left bronchis.
#40
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 41
- Do not. - Do too.
#41
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 42
- She didn't say that. - Should keep her mouth shut.
#42
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 43
- Is there anything we can do? - Probably won't talk again.
#43
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 44
We're losing him.
#44
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 45
I was able to repair your husband's vertebrae,
#45
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 46
- Um... - Is it Vincent? What's happened?
#46
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You should transfer to a different specialty.
#48
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 49
- And Major Hunt, he swears by it. - What does Shepherd think?
#49
Recap of Grey's Anatomy Season 5 Episode 1 (S05E01) - 50
You don't understand. The only reason he was...
#50