‘Gilmore Girls’: Could Paul Be the Father of Rory’s Baby?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Jack Carpenter attends "The Good Wife" Finale Party at Museum of Modern Art

Fans are anxiously awaiting phrase of
a second Gilmore Girls revival. While an official affirmation has
but to come back, many imagine a
now-active Instagram
account could imply Netflix will provide followers a second
season of Gilmore Girls: A Year in
the Life
. The first revival ended
with Rory Gilmore telling her mom that she was pregnant, and plenty of followers assume
is the daddy of that little one. Rory’s love life, nevertheless, was a
bit difficult on the time. So, is it doable that her ever-forgettable
boyfriend, Paul, really fathered Rory’s little one?

Fans assume Logan is the daddy of Rory’s child

A central story arc all through
the revival is Rory’s
relationship with Logan
. The pair, who look like star-crossed lovers,
can’t handle to steer clear of one another, regardless that they’re in relationships
with different individuals. Logan is engaged, seemingly reluctantly, to an heiress by
the identify of Odette, whereas Rory is in a bizarre relationship with a person named
Paul. Logan is on monitor to satisfy his household’s dynastic plan, whereas Rory is
rootless. Both appear emotionally pained by their paths, however neither appears significantly
inclined to repair it.

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Rory and Logan’s ultimate assembly seems
to make it clear that Logan is the daddy of Rory’s little one. After all, she wakes
up in his bed room in a New Hampshire mattress and breakfast after a wild evening with
the Life and Death Brigade. Fans can safely assume the duo slept collectively that
evening, as a ultimate goodbye. Rory’s go to to her father, Christopher
, additionally hints on the paternity of her little one. She asks Christopher why
he allowed Lorelai to boost her alone. If Logan is meant to be Rory’s
Christopher, the being pregnant would carry the story full-circle, which is exactly
what Amy Sherman-Palladino deliberate.

But wait, couldn’t it nonetheless be
Paul’s little one?

Rory and Paul didn’t precisely have
a steamy relationship. Rory might barely keep in mind the poor man, however he was
nonetheless within the image throughout the “Fall” episode. Fans do discover out that Paul and Rory
had been courting for 2 years within the “Winter” episode. While their paths don’t
appear to cross significantly typically, they do cross often sufficient to take care of
the connection, a minimum of on some degree.

Let’s assume Rory and Paul had been
nonetheless getting collectively typically and sleeping collectively once they did handle to
discover themselves in the identical house. If Paul waited till the autumn to lastly
name it quits with Rory, we might assume that they connected a minimum of as soon as
throughout the season. In principle, he stands out as the father of Rory’s

Jack Carpenter doesn’t assume it
is probably going, although

Jack Carpenter, the actor who
portrayed Paul within the revival, sat down with The
Hollywood Reporter
shortly after the revival aired to debate the
sequence. When questioned concerning the chance of Paul being the daddy of Rory’s
child, he was incredulous.

Jack Carpenter attends "The Good Wife" Finale Party at Museum of Modern Art
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Carpenter famous that he doubted
Paul would play such a big function in a
second revival
. His character was meant to be forgettable, and if Rory’s
life is meant to imitate her mom’s, the daddy of her little one would
complicate her life. Paul wasn’t a complicating issue for Rory. The whole
revival confirmed that Paul wasn’t a think about Rory’s life in any respect.

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