Don't Stop Me Now is the twenty-first episode of the thirteenth season and the 290th overall episode of Grey's Anatomy.

Short Summary

Bailey and April work to fix things between Richard and Catherine. Meanwhile, Eliza continues to pursue Arizona, and one of Alex's previous patients returns to Grey Sloan.

Full Summary


Main Cast

Guest Stars


Medical Notes


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Song Performer Scene
  • Meredith rehearses what to say to Maggie in the mirror.
  • She continues practicing as she gets ready for her day and drives to work.
  • Alex says she sounds forced.
  • Alex says she should just tell Maggie.
  • She rehearses in the bathroom and Alex says that's the one.
  • The doctors remove the worms from Mary's abdomen.
  • They find a very large one and Andrew measures it.
  • They talk about Mary and Dennis. April thinks Mary should get another chance.
"Boy Like You" Weslee
  • Veronica is wheeled to surgery.
  • The doctors scrub in and get ready.
  • Arizona makes the first incision.
  • Arizona delivers the baby and he cries.
  • They clean him and show him to Veronica and Jeremy.
  • April leaves Bailey in the scrub room.
  • Catherine and Richard pass in the hallway without speaking.
  • Arizona closes Veronica's incision.
  • Veronica says she loves Jeremy and never told him because they were friends.
  • She says it's ridiculous now.
  • Her breathing worsens as she says Jeremy's loved her through everything and he'll keep loving her after she's gone.
  • She asks Amelia to tell Jeremy not to look back because he's a dad now and has to be fearless.
  • Amelia asks her what she needs. She says she's cold, but doesn't want a blanket. She asks Amelia to hold her and Amelia holds her while she dies.

Notes and Trivia

Grey's Anatomy 13x21 Promo "Don't Stop Me Now" (HD) Season 13 Episode 21 Promo

Grey's Anatomy 13x21 Promo "Don't Stop Me Now" (HD) Season 13 Episode 21 Promo

  • This episode's title originated from the song Don't Stop Me Now, originally sung by Queen.
  • This episode scored million viewers.
  • The prep dates for this episode were from February 13 to February 22, 2017.
  • Filming for this episode was scheduled from February 23 to March 7, 2017.


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Behind the Scenes


See Also

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