Meredith’s friends fear she may not be ready as they all attempt to pass the most important test of their lives. And Burke wonders if Cristina is truly ready to marry him.
Thatcher Grey bans Meredith from Susan’s funeral. The Chief assures Meredith she's not to blame for Susan’s death and that Thatcher knows it too. Meredith tells Richard that just because he slept with her mom it doesn’t make him her father. Easy, Mer. The Chief was just trying to help.
Three of four lost mountain climbers come in with severe frostbite and various broken bones. They say they were all tied together when a sudden storm hit and fell, as a group, down a 100-foot drop. When they came to, their friend Lonnie was dead. They had no choice but to leave him. We sense there’s more to the story.