"You know we’re supposed to be together! I knew it the first time I saw you two years ago, and YOU KNOW IT, TOO!"
AKA 36 reasons I need to rewatch Gilmore Girls ASAP
no one talks about gilmore girls enough and it makes me sad
He wasn’t even that good of a first boyfriend.
And he (usually publicly again) yelled at Rory all the time.
Project Rewatching “Gilmore Girls”1x03 - Rory goes golfing
It’s absolutely true that Lorelai had no idea what Jess’ life had been. He recoiled from her “knowing" him, because she didn’t. Not what he’d gone through. Nothing about him, his life, his mom, or his relationship with Luke. There were all sorts of ways in which his life had been the antithesis of hers.
But they…as individuals…were insanely alike. And they both had grown up in a home that left them emotionally starving…and extremely angry.
"I pushed this, Lor!" he interrupted in agitation. "This was the guy I said was really the one! I told her she should give him a chance…even if he walked away from her before, it was for the best! His intentions were good! And you know why I said that, Lor? Why I thought that? Because in him I saw me!”
"I mean, here’s a guy who didn’t want to become the head honcho of his dad’s business, struck out on his own, moved to California, started his own company, played by his own rules - he stuck it to the man, and he won! Unlike me, he actually made it! And he went after Rory Gilmore, the prettiest, most independent, ambitious girl that a man could ever dream of, and he won there too! He got his Lorelai…”
"Chris…" It came out softer.
"He got the girl, Lor." Christopher Hayden suddenly sounded absolutely exhausted. "Got her and kept her…" His voice turned almost to a whisper. "He was livin’ the dream." He was quiet for a moment. "And it felt like…a little piece of me didn’t lose after all."
~excerpt from EverFixed Mark by iscahmckrae
Swan: Beaks Jess in the eye
Jess: I came out here to have a good time and I’m honestly feeling so attacked right now.