Grey's Anatomy (2005– )
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The Other Side of This Life, Part 1 

Addison heads for warmer climes to figure things out, Meredith's stepmother visits the clinic, Cristina's perfect wedding is challenged when she and Burke's mothers visit, and Izzie tries to talk to George.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
... Dr. Meredith Grey
... Dr. Cristina Yang
... Dr. Izzie Stevens
... Dr. Alex Karev
... Dr. George O'Malley
... Dr. Miranda Bailey
... Dr. Richard Webber
... Dr. Addison Montgomery
... Dr. Callie Torres
... Dr. Mark Sloan
... Dr. Preston Burke
... Dr. Derek Shepherd
... Dr. Cooper Freedman
... Dr. Violet Turner
... Dr. Pete Wilder


Addison takes temporary leave from Seattle Grace and makes a road trip to Los Angeles in order to visit some old friends from medical school. As Meredith continues to bond with her stepmother, Susan, Cristina reluctantly plans her wedding with the assistance of her mother, Helen, and Burke's mother, Mama Jane. Meanwhile, Derek must perform emergency surgery on Ava/Jane Doe, as Alex continues his unfailing bedside manner with her. Written by ABCMediaNet

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Drama | Romance


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3 May 2007 (USA)  »

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Daly, Tim: What's wrong with flirting?
Dr. Addison Shepherd: What's wrong with it? What's wrong? What's wrong is that I don't have time for it. I am out of time. I missed my chance. And now I only have two eggs left. I might as well have no eggs left. I am egg-less. Naomi says she's dried up, I'm the one who's dried up. I'm all barren and dried up. And I've clearly been wasting my time on men. I mean, I might as well take up hobbies or something. Like needelpoint, or collectiong those little ceramic dolls. Because that's what ...
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Awesome... i think I'm going to like the new show even better than Grey's
29 July 2007 | by See all my reviews

I got a bit confused and upset at first, as i didn't now it was a new show the were having a 'spin of' but after i found out, i accepted it, as a big fan of Grey's, i think i may like the new show 'private practice' better than Grey's, its fresh, new characters, and i actually like Addison's character in this show, i didn't in Grey's, i think its awesome. Don't get me wrong I'm still going to watch Grey's, but 'private practice' may become my 'fav'! lol! still cant believe I'm saying this, neither can my friends (i have a group of friends and we meet up just to watch Grey's together-all age groups).

SO Awesome Awesome Awesome coming from Australia though, hopefully they show the show at the same time as the US, cant wait to get 'hooked'

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