He tries to lift his comatose partner, but hesitates because of all the tubes and wires attached to the machines that are keeping him alive.

Shane asks him desperately to tell him what to do, but Rick is unresponsive.

However, he barricades the door with a hospital gurney before he flees. Daryl asks if doctors always go around packing heat like that, and the doc deadpans, "There were plenty left lying around. But you look harmless enough." Carol notes that she's claustrophobic underground, and Jenner simply advises her not to think about it. "Vi, bring up the lights in the big room," he says, and the lights go up. Looking around, Rick questions the absence of other doctors. As Jenner takes a blood sample from Andrea, she asks him what the point is. None of us have," Jacqui explains to Jenner as she helps Andrea stable herself. Later, the group feasts in the CDC cafeteria, joyfully drinking wine and liquor from the fully stocked kitchen. After dinner, Jenner shows the group around the building, directing the children towards the rec room and telling everyone not to waste electricity. Dale argues that they have an opportunity to make a fresh start. Carol takes the children to bed while Lori stays behind to browse the library.

In the present, Rick and the other survivors file in to the CDC lobby in Atlanta. Edwin Jenner meets them at the door with an automatic. "If we were infected, we'd all be running a fever," she scoffs, but Jenner asks her to humor him. They are beyond happy about finding a safe place to stay and a good meal. The survivors are thrilled to luxuriate in hot showers — all except for Shane, who angrily swallows a bottle of liquor while he bathes; and Andrea, who sits numbly under the stream. Shane looms in the doorway, whiskey in hand, watching her.

He ducks behind Rick's bed just as two army personnel arrive to sweep the room.

When they leave, he begs his best friend to wake up, but the power goes out and Rick's monitors die.

In his office, Jenner stares at a photograph of a woman, asking her to understand that he did the best he could in the time that he had. With the lights now shutting themselves off inside the panicked survivors' rooms, they confront Jenner in the hallway.

He explains that the building is slowly starting to shut itself down.The next morning, Rick shuffles in to the cafeteria. T-Dog proudly dishes out powdered eggs for everyone, and Glenn groans in agony with his head down.Lori hands Rick some aspirin which she says came from Dr. Shane enters the room and heads straight for the coffee, and Rick asks if Shane feels as bad as he does. "The human part - the you part - that doesn't come back." A bullet flies through TS-19's head in the video playback. Center for Disease Control (CDC) by a strange doctor.Shane is visiting Rick in the King County hospital, wearing his Sheriff's Deputy's uniform. is a 10 year-old prodigy with a passion for cartography and scientific inventions. The cast do a really good job at acting and the playful (although unrealistic)characters are charming.