A young homeless man who is a former drug addict is found in a park showing signs of olfactory impairment and horrific scars and burn marks on his chest. With an uncertain identity and the patient's severely worsening conditions, the team looks to the patient's personal records and family history in order to understand his detachment. Meanwhile, Cuddy confides in Wilson and expresses her guilt for ending her relationship with House, and just as the team warms up to the patient, they discover a disturbing secret about the man whose life they saved. Written by
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House: Since I'm assuming "Ferris Bueller" is not his real name. Referencing Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), which chronicles the adventures of a determined high school senior (Matthew Broderick) intent on ditching for a day and taking time with his girlfriend and best friend, seeing the sights in Chicago. See more
Danny's facial hair (still on while he was eating in bed) was not real - the hair line below the nose was was cut straight across and obviously glued on. See more
I didn't OD by accident. I was trying to kill myself.
Because I've done things. Horrible things. I've hurt people. But when I didn't die, I thought... I thought God forgave me. But he just wanted me to suffer, and I deserve it.
No. You don't deserve it.