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
Rory is supposedly wearing the dress that Lorelai would have worn to her own debutante ball. However, the dress she wears looks nothing like either the one we see Lorelai wearing in a picture in episode 1.8 or the one Lorelai wears in a flashback in episode 3.13. 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!
References The Brady Bunch
Performed by Rammstein See more