Lorelai accepts Max's marriage proposal. But when Emily hears about the upcoming wedding from Sookie, she's hurt and angry that Lorelai did not tell her.
Rory stresses about being behind on her extracurricular activities that will help her get into Harvard. Meanwhile all of Stars Hollow turn out for Lorelai and Max's engagement party.
Paris wreaks her revenge after Tristan lies about going to a concert with Rory. Meanwhile, Max proposes to Lorelai with a thousand yellow daisies.
After Rory discovers that Lorelai is seeing Max again, she blows up at her mother and escapes to her grandparent's house. Lorelai worries she has taught her daughter to fear commitment.