One Step Too Far

Season 8, Episode 17 -  Air Date: 3/15/2012
4 Ratings
Your vote: 2


From ABC: "Derek encourages a hesitant Meredith to work with him again in neurology; Jackson’s mother, Catherine Avery, returns to Seattle Grace with a urology fellow and develops an interest in Richard; and Cristina becomes increasingly suspicious of Owen’s every move. Meanwhile, Alex tries to deny the fact that Morgan may be falling for him."

‘Grey‘s Anatomy‘ Fan Columnist: A Slippery Slope

Full disclosure.  My Cristina and Owen-lovin‘ heart is still reeling from the body blow of that final scene, but more on that later.  In the meantime, let‘s reflect on how "One Step Too Far" illustrated the paths we take with widely varying results.  Sometimes we get a pleasant surprise and other times things go horribly, sickening wrong.Stupid, Arrogant MistakeOh, Derek, you couldn‘t leave well enough alone, could you?  You and Meredith have been in a good place.  You‘ve got Zola, your marriage is back on-track, and Meredith is thriving in general surgery.  Then you put her back on your service against her wishes and, worse, blamed her when things went freakishly, terribly wrong with a surgery.  Not fair.  True, she and Lexie shouldn‘t have gone ahead with the tumor removal without your (or the patient‘s) consent.  But this is why you and Meredith can‘t work together.  Mistakes are going to happen and you can‘t hold them against her when they do.
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