In S1E1, Lorelai and Sookie are talking on Lorelai’s porch about how Lorelai is going to pay for Rory’s enrollment fee and tuition. Sookie suggests that Lorelai call- someone. Lorelai vehemently protests, saying , “Sookie, there are several chapters from a Stephen King novel I’d reenact before I’d resort to that option.”
Stephen King is an award-winning horror and suspense novelist famous for works such as “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption” (the basis for the movie), “The Man in the Black Suit,” and “The Dark Tower” series. He is known for writing terrifying stories.