After her risky surgery, Derek gives Izzie the good news. The tumor is out. Whew! Looks like we’ll get to see Izzie and Alex take that honeymoon after all. But then Izzie asks how the surgery went. A few minutes later, she asks again. Alex freaks out. But Derek explains it could be a temporary post-op condition. He wants Alex to be patient. Easier said than done.
George drops a bomb when he tells Bailey he joined the Army. Her reaction’s a lot like ours—Oh, Hell no! She and Callie team to stage an intervention. They recruit Meredith, Cristina and even Alex to help. Arizona thinks George’s decision to enlist is “awesome.” Callie boils over at this. She feels like a jerk when Arizona reveals that her brother died in Iraq because there weren’t enough medics there to save him. Maybe our George is doing the right thing.