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    Posted on Nov 25, 2016

    Here's What Happens To Luke And Lorelai In The "Gilmore Girls" Revival

    We finally know what goes down between Stars Hollow’s favorite couple! WARNING: So many spoilers ahead.

    Luke and Lorelai are easily one of the most iconic couples in TV history.

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    It took the couple four seasons to finally get together at The Dragonfly Inn’s run through; that’s when Luke and Lorelai kissed for the first time and thus began their first attempt at relationship bliss.

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    They broke up in the middle of Season 5 after getting into a fight caused by Lorelai's mom Emily and her ex, Christopher. Three episodes later, Luke and Lorelai got back together until…

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    ...Lorelai delivered Luke with an ultimatum in the Season 6 finale.

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    After months of tension due to Luke finding out about the daughter he never knew he had, Lorelai demanded that they get married “now or never.” When Luke didn’t immediately respond in the way she wanted, Lorelai slept with Christopher.

    When fans last saw them in Season 7 of Gilmore Girls in 2007, the two got back together and kissed in front of Luke’s Diner.

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    And in the first few minutes of Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life revival, it's clear that Luke and Lorelai have been living happily ever after since the series finale.

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    We see Lorelai and Rory walk into their home to find Luke cooking them dinner and cracking jokes about their eating habits.

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    Some things never change.

    In Episode 1, “Winter,” Luke and Lorelai explore the option of surrogacy, something that was prompted by a fight Lorelai had with her mother who asked her if she ever had a conversation with Luke about whether or not he wanted kids.

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    Lorelai: “No, a fresh kid... a kid that’s fresh. A kid with me. We never had a serious conversation about it, I don’t think."

    Luke: "Well, I figured if you wanted another kid you would say something."

    The conversation prompts them to visit a surrogacy clinic that Paris Geller happens to run.

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    They don't end up going through with it; ultimately, it's something neither of them seem fully interested in pursuing.

    A trip to the surrogacy clinic aside, Luke and Lorelai are still up to their old tricks. We see them at a town meeting...

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    ...at the Stars Hollow charity picnic basket lunch auction...

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    ...and even at the Black, White, and Red movie theater.

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    Luke and Lorelai also go through some rough patches in the revival.

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    Luke doesn't tell Lorelai when he and Emily go looking at possible storefronts to franchise his diner, a request Richard left in his will. And Lorelai doesn't tell Luke when she continues going to therapy even though Emily decided to stop.

    But everything comes to a head at the end of the third episode. Luke and Lorelai have a blow up in the diner and say some pretty hurtful things to one another.

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    Lorelai is already upset because of a fight she gets into with Rory. Then she discovers that Luke and Emily went real estate hunting together without her knowledge. She confronts Luke that night after spending the day at her father’s gravesite.

    The next night, after an emotional moment watching a rehearsal for Stars Hollow: The Musical, Lorelai’s feeling inspired and returns home to Luke, telling him she’s going away for a while.

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    She explains that she wants to “do Wild,” referring to hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to find herself, like the main character does in the book and film, Wild.

    When Luke asks why she’d want to do that, Lorelai responds with the lyrics from the musical number she was so moved by: “It's never or now.”

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    While Lorelai is away for most of the fourth episode, Luke is convinced she's going to leave him.

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    When she finally returns home from the Pacific Crest Trail, he goes on a long-winded rant about why they should stay together.

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    That’s when Lorelai interrupts her partner and says that she actually wants to finally get married.

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    "We’ve waited way too long. I already picked a date; it’s this month, it’s on a Sunday because I know you close early anyhow. It’s all set.”

    And Gilmore Girls fans get what they’ve wanted for years and years...

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    ...a Luke and Lorelai wedding!

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    They decide it will take place in the middle of Stars Hollow on the first day of the Harvest Festival. There will be a hot dog truck for guests, and of course, there will be a wedding cake made by the one and only Sookie St. James.

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    But the night before their wedding, Luke and Lorelai decide they don’t want to wait any longer.

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    In order to take some of the pressure off their big day, they wake up Rory, get in touch with Reverend Skinner, and have an intimate ceremony in the Stars Hollow gazebo.

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    The last few minutes of the revival show Lorelai and Rory dancing through the town square and Luke and Lorelai getting married, with Lane, Michel, and Rory all present.

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    It’s a truly magical scene, and instead of featuring any kind of dialogue, “Reflecting Light” by Sam Phillips plays in the background.

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    If you really want to cry, think about how this is the song that Luke and Lorelai dance to for the first time at Luke's sister’s wedding in Season 4.

    LOOK HOW BEAUTIFUL IT IS!

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    Don't worry, it made Lorelai cry, too.

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    All these years later, Luke and Lorelai live happily ever after.

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    I'm not crying, you're crying.

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