Paris: So do you like your adoptive parents?
Paris: I think it’s good to be adopted. If you get sick of them, you can just dump this set and go find the originals.
Rory: Four hours at Yale, and I’m already homesick!
Lorelai: Well, that’s okay.
Rory: All I could think of the minute you left was “I want my mommy.” I haven’t thought that since I was two!
Lorelai: That’s natural.
Rory: I’m 18, I can fight for my country, I can vote, I can sign legal contracts. I mean, I’m an adult. Adults don’t want their mommies.
Lorelai: Yes, they do honey. I mean, I’m not a good example, but..
Gilmore Girls 4x02 - The Lorelais’ First Day at Yale