PRIVATE PRACTICE Season 5 Episode 3 "Deal With It"- Another Private Practice, another opening with Addison chatting with a shrink. I really hope this isn’t going to continue the entire season. We get it. Addison needed, and sought, professional help. Moving on.
Finding Amelia back on day one in an AA meeting is a little more than troubling since it seems like her reinstated hospital privileges are intact. Freezing her out is fine Charlotte, but if she’s going to hate you anyways, couldn’t you schedule a daily breathalyzer so you’ll be bitchy and effective?
Addison gets the sympathetic patient of the evening, a woman born without a uterus who’s enlisted the help of the new guy to transplant her grandmother’s uterus into her. Gross. The idea is gross, but the woman’s teary eyed monologue about wanting to connect with her dead mother through motherhood is sweet. It’s sad when it doesn’t take, but Mr. smooth talker quickly convinces her she’ll be a mother another way. Considering he persuaded her of this in about two minutes, couldn’t he have tried to sway her before she asked for a dangerous operation? Read More...