Mistakes That Cannot Be Fixed

Fictional characters need to f*** up really badly, even if they’re the “good” guys

Image © Warner Bros Television 2006

At the end of season six, Lorelai gives Luke an ultimatum: run away an elope right now, or breakup. Luke doesn’t like ultimatums, but Lorelai doesn’t like Mondays, so she’s issuing the ultimatum and she’s sticking to it.




Twice-weekly writing lessons based on the hit show and the writing genius of its creator, Amy Sherman-Palladino. Far more than Team Dean vs. Team Jess. Pull up a stool, grab a mug from Luke’s, and join us.

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Gina Denny

Gina Denny

B.S. Business/Human Resources M.S. in Child Development/Education. Associate editor for Touchpoint Press. Erstwhile classroom music teacher. Homeschooler.

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