But he came home a different man, so different that he and wife Heather separated. “The military is the setting through which we tell a story about what it means to fight hard for the vows you make on that day you stand before God and before your community and you say, ‘I will love you until the day I die.’”So here we have a film with April Kepner, the man she left at the altar, the man who delivered her baby, and the woman whose baby she saved. Army Chaplain Darren Turner, a decorated Iraqi war vet who comes home to an unexpected emotional struggle that threatens his marriage, his family and his faith,” as The real-life Darren started his tour of duty in 2007, serving as a battlefield chaplain in Iraq for 15 months before returning home.Matthew and April were together for season 9 and some of season 10, when they got engaged and were going to get married, until Jackson confessed his love for April mid-ceremony and the pair left the church and got married, leaving Matthew and the rest of the wedding guests in shock.Matthew returned to Grey Sloan Memorial after this wife was admitted to give birth to their son.
ABC's long running medical drama seems to be going back to basics this season, and telling interpersonal stories that have long been in the works.The baby was born with some complications, and his wife tragically died from a complication, as Matthew begged April to stay away.During April 12's episode "Beautiful Dreamer," however, April and Matthew shared a sweet moment at the hospital's chapel after April helps diagnose Matthew's baby from behind the scenes."They live on opposite sides of town there's only one reason that they would carpool." "But I have a secret too... The neurosurgeon came to Grey Sloan Memorial at the beginning of the season to operate and treat Amelia (Caterina Scorsone) after she was diagnosed with a brain tumor.Koracick then returned later in the season to help Amelia and Alex (Justin Chambers) as they tried to come up with an innovative method to treat a young patient who loves Broadway musicals.