House and Cuddy walk away. "We got lucky," House says. I don't know if "lucky" is the word. Because House and Della's parents missed her original symptoms, she almost died and will spend the rest of her life with a half a donated lung, which isn't ideal. And her brother will die early, too. No one seems particularly lucky to me here. Cuddy doesn't care about whatever's going to happen to Della and her family, though, saying that the fight they just had was the first "honest interaction" she and House have had at work since they started sleeping together. Honesty, Cuddy says, is the best policy for them. "You've got a big ass," House agrees. And as the elevator arrives, he grabs it. Cuddy makes him hold her hand instead.
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