star Cory Monteith
's tragic death in July, Ryan Murphy
had a plan for how the show would end. In an excerpt from Murphy's eulogy for Monteith, published by Entertainment Weekly, Murphy divulged how the show was always supposed to conclude: "The ending of Glee
is something I have never shared with anyone, but I always knew it. I've always relied on it as a source of comfort, a North Star
. At the end of season six, Lea [Michele]'s Rachel was going to have become a big Broadway star, the role she was born to play. Finn was going to have become a teacher, settled down happily in Ohio, at peace with his choice and no longer feeling like a Lima loser. The very last line of dialogue was to be this: Rachel comes back to Ohio, fulfilled and yet not, and walks into Finn's glee club. 'What are you doing here?