Lorelai stops into Luke's diner for breakfast for the first time since their break-up, but finds they are awkward and uncomfortable together. Later, Lorelai's Jeep breaks down and she asks Luke to help her shop for a new car. While they look at cars, Lorelai and Luke's irritation with one another finally explodes into a fight, which Lorelai secretly takes as a good sign.
Meanwhile, Paris gets accepted to numerous law schools and medical schools, and decides she must break up with Doyle so their relationship won't influence her choice of a graduate school. Finally, Rory gets a surprising letter that will have an impact on her future plans.
- Blades of Glory
- Sookie – Oh, history, schmistory. Couples have been breaking up and becoming friends. I mean look at Ryan O'Neal and Farrah Fawcett, huh?
- Lorelai – Really? Ryan and Fawcett? That's the most well-adjusted relationship you can come up with?
- Sookie – I mean, I'm sorry. He's been in the news lately – that whole shooting-a-gun-at-his-son thing.
- Lorelai – Yeah, you know how Jack Bauer should torture terrorists? Make them go car shopping with their exes.