Não interessa se você é o garoto mais lento da turma, ou o homem mais rápido do mundo, todos nós estamos correndo. Correndo de algo, correndo para algo ou para alguém. E não interessa o quão rápido você é, existem coisas de que nunca vai conseguir fugir. Algumas coisas sempre vão pegar você.
respected rory as a reporter (he literally gives her the nickname ‘ace’. he’s literally calling her a great reporter)
he comforted rory when her boyfriend broke up with her in public
was upfront to rory about what kind of guy he was (he told her that he had only had casual rel. before. he didnt hide it and understood that rory didnt feel the same)
lent his car and driver to rory bc her mom was upset
he asked her for permission before they had sex. he. literally. asked. for. her. consent.
he recognized his feelings for rory and gave up his other casual relationships bc he liked her sm
he stood up to his shitty family who were awful to her
he understood that she was upset and wanted to talk to her about it
understood that rory needed to make her own decisions about school. (i know a lot of ppl hate him for this but honestly…wtf was he supposed to do? he challenged her by not demanding that she go back— he let her do what she thought was best for her)
the entire vineyard valentine episode
he respected lorelai and all the work that she went through in running away raising rory. he makes an effort to understand her and her relationship with rory.
“if you come with me i wont get on the plane”
the love rocket
he literally got so happy and excited about work and he was super good at it. a real work dork
faked a meteor shower
“im tired of not being around you.”
accepted that he made the wrong decision and took responsibility for it
denounced his family and gave up his wealth to start fresh and work hard to earn his own money
“I want to work. I’m ready to work. And I want to work hard.”