When Richard and Emily have no real reaction to the news of her break up, Lorelai suddenly realizes that most of her emotional life has been based on doing and feeling the opposite of whatever her parents want. Later, when Michel forces Lorelai to attend Emily's cotillion dance, Lorelai discovers that some things her parents wanted for her weren't really that terrible. Meanwhile, Rory has a tough time making her long-distance relationship work. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode doesn't have any movie references, which is something unusual for Gilmore Girls
(2000) because the show is known for its movie references every episode. See more
When Christopher and Lorelai are talking in the kitchen Christopher calls Lorelai by the actress's name, Lauren. See more
[to Lorelai, after she bad mouths the cotillion
And how would you know?
Lorelai never actually attended a cotillion
You don't have to jump off the empire state building to know it's gonna hurt
Written by: Johann Strauss See more