20. Luke pushing Jess into the lake
Frankly, Luke had shown a fair bit of restraint by not pushing Jess into a lake before this point.
19. Dean showing Rory the car he was building her
Admittedly, it went a bit downhill from here for Rory and Dean, but this was really sweet.
18. Bible Kiss Bible
Lane’s first kiss was utterly adorable, as was the message she sent Rory after.
17. Lorelai finding Sookie in her wedding dress
Sookie’s pre-wedding jitters resulted in her putting on her wedding dress and adjusting her wedding cake in the middle of the night.
16. I smell snow
So apparently Lorelai has the magical ability to smell snow. Each to their own.
15. The umbrella jump
There are two things that the word umbrella is a reminder of - the Rihanna song, and this scene. Kids, don’t try this at home.
14. Paris going speed dating
Who can forget the out-of-the-blue relationship that occurred thanks to Paris and Doyle speed-dating.
13. Liz and TJ’s wedding
This episode was brilliant for so many reasons. Liz and TJ’s vows were heartmelting, but the best part of the wedding was Luke and Lorelai dancing. “Luke can waltz!”
12. When Jackson proposed to Sookie
It’s a tough call which is better: Jackson proposing, or Sookie’s response. Both were awesome.
11. The Santa burger
Lorelai wanted festive food, so Luke gave her festive food.
10. A thousand yellow daisies
Max and Lorelai might not have worked out, but his proposal was pretty classy. Lorelai wanted there to be a thousand yellow daisies and so there were. He couldn’t get a horse though.
9. Luke’s ice rink
Yep, he got her an ice rink. He really is the sweetest.
8. Lorelai singing karaoke
Who knew she could sing?!
7. Lane’s purple hair
Her rebellion may have been brief, but somewhere out there is a picture proving that Lane once had purple hair.
6. Rory running from Jess
The scene where Rory runs away from Jess is pretty hilarious. He’s right though, they did look like idiots.
5. A film by Kirk
There are no words to describe how amazingly awful Kirk’s movie was.
4. Lorelai’s proposal
When finally Lorelai listened to her heart and asked Luke to marry her, she didn’t need a thousand yellow daisies.
3. Lorelai’s graduation
Lorelai’s graduation from business school may have been dampened by the fact that Rory wasn’t there, but it was still a hugely touching moment shared between Lorelai and her parents. And Raul the cameraman.
2. Rory’s graduation speech
Rory used her high school graduation speech to tell her mum that she was the person Rory wanted to be. Awwwww.