I know we've traveled far together.
This last distance must necessarily be traveled alone. -Scully

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Episode info

Episode: 4x15
Air date: 02/09/97

cast

David Duchovny as Fox Mulder
Gillian Anderson as Dana Scully
Mitch Pileggi as A.D. Walter Skinner
William B. Davis as Cigarette-Smoking Man (CSM)

credits

Written by: Chris Carter, Vince Gilligan, John Shiban & Frank Spotnitz
Directed by: Rob Bowman

synopsis

"Since her abduction, Scully has developed an inoperable form of cancer that has already taken the lives of a dozen other alleged UFO abductees. As Mulder sets out to find a cure for her disease, Scully undergoes radical treatment. Skinner apparently makes a deal with the Cigarette-Smoking Man in exchange for his help with Scully's condition." -The X-Files Yearbook by Cinescape 1999

Memento Mori is the first episode in the 3 part Cancer Arc that continues in Season 5 with Redux / Redux II.