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The 15(ish) Best 'Grey's Anatomy' Episodes of All Time

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Grey's Anatomy has been on the air for 15 seasons and counting, with more than 350 episodes down and who knows how many more ahead. With such a huge canon, a manageable list of the best episodes is a near impossible task, , but we've managed to narrow it down to the top 15 (ish) based on critical reviews and (very) personal biases. 

Admittedly, the list is very season finale-heavy — but what can we say? Shonda Rimes knows how to orchestrate an emotional cliffhanger like nobody else. 

So here they are, the 15(ish) best episodes of Grey's Anatomy ever.

Season 2, Episode 5: "Bring the Pain"

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This is an essential moment in the story of Meredith and Derek. Making herself completely vulnerable, Mer tells Derek he has to choose between her and saving his marriage to Addison. That speech alone earns the episode a spot on the list. "Pick me. Choose me. Love me."