Stars Hollow prepares for Halloween, and Lorelai has elaborate plans. Emily throws Rory a big party for her 21st birthday, and Rory invites Lorelai. Richard and Emily find out Rory is having sex, and Richard fears they may have made a mistake in letting her dwell with them. Written by
Peter Brandt Nielsen
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The scene where Madeline Albright is Rory's mother (in Rory's dream) is word-for-word the conversation Lorelai had with Rory in the season 1 episode "Rory's Birthday Parties". See more
At the beginning of the party Rory and Emily are talking when Logan enters and Emily becomes uncomfortable. She excuses herself from the conversation and exits saying, "I have to go check on your cake." Emily exits towards the foyer even though when the camera cuts back to Rory and Logan talking the cake is clearly visible behind them, not in the foyer, and Emily is nowhere to be seen. See more
[about Rory's 21st birthday
We had plans.
We were gonna go to Atlantic City. We were gonna sit at a blackjack table at 11:59, we were gonna order martinis, and we were gonna be playing 21 when she turned twenty-one. And then hopefully we'd win, and we'd take our winnings and we'd buy 21 things. And then there was a thing about 21 guys that wouldn't really be appropriate anymore since the engagement, but it was a good plan. She probably doesn't even remember the plan.
She remembers the ...
References Alice in Wonderland
I Won't Dance
Music by Jerome Kern
with original lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
and revised lyrics by Dorothy Fields
, Otto A. Harbach
and Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Blossom Dearie See more