After two harrowing hours to open the season, Greys Anatomy returned to more traditional form in "Love The One Youre With". This was a perfect example of a transitional episode in which a lot happened and yet there was very little forward motion. Instead, the greater purpose was to set up storylines for the foreseeable future.Getting Her Hand BackIts striking that all of the characters that mean anything to us (sorry new interns, but for now youre just glorified guest cast) are wearing navy scrubs. Well, except Cristina, but well get back to her later. Anyway, Meredith and Alex and Jackson and even newly-returned April are Attendings. Theyre in charge of cases. They take the lead. They have interns for the day. They even get to hang out, much to Miranda Baileys dismay, in the Attendings Lounge. Yes, the babies are all grown up and its both starling and kind of wonderful to see. I had to laugh when Miranda grumbled about not being used to having all of them hanging around, especially given their usual shenanigans. But leave it to Richard to inform Miranda that hes still getting used to HER being an attending! Priceless.
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