'Grey's Anatomy': Cristina goes through with her abortion


"Grey's Anatomy" did one of the rarest things on network television in its season premiere: It showed a character terminating her pregnancy.The two-hour premiere ended with Cristina (Sandra Oh) going through with an abortion after finally having the conversation about it that she and Owen (Kevin McKidd) had been avoiding since last season's finale. Owen dropped his steadfast position against the abortion after getting an earful from Meredith (Ellen Pompeo) on what being an unwanted child has done to her:"Do you know what it's like to be raised by someone who didn't want you? I do," she tells Owen. "... I was raised by a Cristina. My mother was a Cristina, and as the child she didn't want, I'm telling you: Don't do this to her because she's kind and she cares and she won't make it. The guilt of resenting her own kid will eat her alive.""Grey's" has mined this territory to some degree...



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