Meredith refuses to answer any questions about meddling with the Alzheimer’s trial. The Chief eventually realizes that the patient file she tampered with belonged to Adele. He has no choice but to suspend Meredith and the study will have to be turned over to the FDA. As for Derek, he’s now questioning his wife’s ability to determine right from wrong. Meredith takes that to mean he has doubts about her being a good mother.
A 757 has crashed in the water. Seattle Grace is the designated crisis center. The team is full prep mode as they wait for the victims to arrive. They never do. Everyone reaches the heartbreaking conclusion that there were no survivors. Now they must break the bad news to the families. It’s a heart-wrenching exercise. Everyone is emotionally spent. Then the phone rings. A little girl is alive. She’s the sole survivor.