Credit: Bob D'Amico/ABC Television Group © 2011 Disney Photo: #10: Lexie Grey, Grey's Anatomy

In Grey's Anatomy Season 8, Episode 8, "Heart-Shaped Box," we couldn't help but feel that the writer patient was acting as a stand-in for Shonda Rhimes herself. So when she told Lexie Grey (Chyler Leigh) that, while the seemingly perfect Nathan (totally a Jackson [Jesse Williams] stand-in) was great, the roguish Alexander (aka Mark [Eric Dane]) was her protagonist's soulmate, we had to wonder if Shonda is saying Mark and Lexie will definitely end up together.

Rewatch the scene and decide for yourself:

Credit: Hulu Photo: Watch: Grey's Anatomy Season 8, Epiosde 8: Soulmates?


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