alex is one of my favorite human beings


favorite episodes of grey’s anatomy:2x27 - losing my religion

∟  Human beings need a lot to feel alive. Family. Love. Sex. But we only need one thing to actually be alive. We need a beating a heart. When our heart is threatened, we respond in one of two ways. We either run or we attack. There’s a scientific term for this. Fight or flight. It’s instinct. We can’t control it. Or can we?