Rory surprises everyone by agreeing to Emily's request that she make her debut at a Debutante Ball, and when Lorelai asks Rory's dad Christopher to present his daughter to society, she finds herself attracted to the new, more responsible man he has become. Written by
Did You Know?
When Rory tells Lorelai that Miss Patti made her sit down and watch her dance with Dean, Lorelai says, "Nobody puts Baby in a corner." This is a line from Dirty Dancing
(1987). Kelly Bishop
, who plays Emily Gilmore in this show, played Baby's mother in Dirty Dancing. See more
When Lorelai calls Christopher and asks Rory for the gum wrapper and starts writing Chris's number, in the first and second shot she is actually writing on the gum wrapper but in the next she suddenly has a notebook instead of the gum wrapper. See more
[to Emily and Richard
Are you two completely out of your minds? There's a ceremony going on in there! Young girls in ugly dresses and stupid fans are parading around in circles for god knows what reason, and you two are ruining it!
Thank Heaven For Little Girls
Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
and music by Frederick Loewe
Performed by Maurice Chevalier See more