"It’s not as resolved as I thought they would be," Lauren Graham (Lorelai) told Entertainment Weekly in April. "I thought they would be, ‘Honey I’m home!’ or something like, ‘Goodbye, small town!’ So I was like, ‘Oh? Really?'" Graham also "assumed it was one character, when it’s two" who say the line.
“It is very much what Amy wanted,” Alexis Bledel (Rory) also told EW. “If anyone knows her storytelling they’ll maybe know what to expect. I honestly don’t know what to say about it without using specifics. It does kind of, hmm, it does kind of throw you.”
"I always felt it was intriguing, like everyone else," Yanic Truesdale (Michele) told Us Weekly back in March. I was like, 'How does she know the last four words?' But when I read it, I was like, 'Oh, OK. That makes sense.' I can see now why she knew that that would be said."