When Nolan’s father is dying, he calls House as a second seek the advice of, exhibiting his trust in him. House also believes that Nolan has immersed himself so much in his work he has no friends and family and House is the closest he has to a friend. Although House is initially imply to him after confirming Nolan’s father is fatally unwell, House stays with him as his father dies giving Nolan some comfort which he later thanks House for.
The sequence ends with House and Wilson riding off into the countryside on bikes, as Dr. Chase takes over House’s division. Wilson makes an attempt to alter House’s drug habits, with little success. After Cuddy makes a wager to prove House is addicted to Vicodin, House concedes to Wilson that he has an habit but says that the dependancy isn’t a problem.
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