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Gossip Girl Season 4: Share Your Favorite Moments!

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Oh Gossip Girl. Please don't leave us. We love you so hard.

In honor of repeats airing for the first time on the Style network, and the final season airing this fall on the CW, TV Fanatic is taking a look back at the series that's given us so many great memories over the years.

Last week, we reflected on Gossip Girl Season 3, a turbulent year by any measure. Today, we ask you to share your memories of the show's fourth season and all its ups, downs, highs, lows and all-out craziness ...

The Best Shopping

Gossip Girl Season 4 began on location in Paris, France with Serena and Blair hoping to forget what they left behind in New York, and Chuck going to even greater lengths to become an entirely different person.

While in Paris, Blair met Prince Louis Grimaldi, to whom she later became engaged.

One of the principal storylines of the first half of the season revolved around Juliet Sharp (Katie Cassidy) and her secret agenda against Serena. The second half focused on Serena's relationship with former teacher Ben.

Juliet and Ben, of course, went back a long way.

Confronting Juliet

Blair and Dan grew increasingly close in the spring of Season 4, setting the stage for a full-blown romantic relationship a year later that would become one of the most polarizing in show history (if not TV history).

Dan and Vanessa's relationship deteriorated, meanwhile, and she split. For good.

Devious Uncle Jack Bass returned, this time to help Chuck get out of a bind involving Russell Thorpe, who along with his daughter Raina wreaked havoc on the Empire heir, nearly resulting in his fall from grace.

William van der Woodsen, along with Lily's mother and sister, CeCe and Carol, came to New York to support Lily after she confessed to evidence tampering (and ruining Ben's life), but brought their own agendas.

The Vixen Returns

Gossip Girl Season 4, like Season 3 before it, concluded with Chair coming thisclose to rekindling the passion, only to fall just short. In this case, there was no J driving a wedge between them, just Chuck's own fears.

At least fans of the star-crossed pair will always have the piano scene.

Speaking of Jenny, Taylor Momsen was absent for the majority of the season, and eventually written out for good. It's unlikely that we'll see her again, although anything is possible in the final season this fall.

Taking her place on the Upper East Side was Serena's cousin Charlie Rhodes (Kaylee DeFer), who we later learned was not actually Charlie Rhodes but Ivy Dickens, whose endgame is still to be determined to this day.

Nate Archibald ... hooked up with a lot of girls?

Chair on Chairs!

All in all, the 2010-11 campaign was not Gossip Girl's best. Safe to say we can all agree on that. But what were the things that you liked? And what would you most like to have changed, in retrospect?

What's your most vivid memory of Gossip Girl Season 4? Favorite episode? Favorite moment? Most heartbreaking moment? Biggest disappointment? We want to hear from you as we gear up for the big farewell.

Share it with us in the comment section below as we look back at the series we love and gear up for its swan song (see TV Fanatic's Gossip Girl spoilers for all the latest) beginning Monday, October 8!

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cont. Dan and Jenny convo is a good one too, nowadays you miss that sibblings dynamic. Chuck and Blair convo builts the drama, and later on when Jenny speaks more truth to them is obvious it gets to them. Dan and Jenny saying goodbye later at night is bittersweet. The final Chuck and Blair convo is intense, is tough and more so when is ending. I forgot to talk about the dream, but in fact it wasn't as great as others. 4x7 War at the Roses: this was so much better than the 3 previous ones. The beginning with Colin and Serena flirting with each other was crazy. Seeing Blair preparing her birthday was more endearing because it's a thing from the first 2 seasons.

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cont. Juliet and Nate's drama was also kinda subpar, and it didn't contribute to Ben's image later in the season. The best parts were the ones involving Jenny directly or indirectly, like Dan and Chuck convo at the VDW, Jenny and Blair convo later (pretty intense), her phone convo with Chuck later, the Parsons scene, the Dan, Jenny and Blair scene in the street, and the part where she figured what was going. Chuck and Blair confrontation was dramatic, she looked great, he not so much, and the whole revenge thing on his part was mean at this point, but Jenny's smackdown of both of them was good in the sense it put them on their places, even though you is obvious later it wasn't easy for Jenny to have to go through that in public. Dan and Jenny convo is a good one too, nowadays you miss that sibblings dynamic. Chuck and Blair convo builts the drama, and later on when Jenny speaks more truth to them is obvious it gets to them. Dan and Jenny saying goodbye later at night is bittersweet. The final Chuck and Blair convo is intense, is tough and more so when is ending. I forgot to talk about the dream, but in fact it wasn't as great as others.

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cont. (and also kinda a sad moment to see them like this). Juliet having her phone convo with Ben and later sleeping with Nate was also kinda omminous in a way because you could tell they would be problems after that. 4x6 Easy J: this one was slightly better than the previous one. Seeing Jenny wasn't bad as it would have been expected after her last appearance. Dan and Eric's attentions towards her were sorta endearing. Serena and Colin drama through the episode were sorta over the top, they both were kinda ridiculous, and Lily disapproval seemed to have encouraged Serena rather to disuade her. The Chuck and Serena convo outside the Columbia auditorion was kinda amusing as their convos tend to be, but his convo with Blair later was more tense.

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Every Dan and Blair scene.

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cont. The first encounter between CB was a great one, he looked great, even thinner, and she looked pretty in that outfit. Colin first appearance too, although you were able to get why Serena was annoyed by the cab thing. Juliet scheming was a little more convoluted than in previous episodes but it worked, and Vanessa really didn't knew how to play her cards. The second CB encounter was memorable. Blair getting a date for the professor wasn't so interesting, but the minion that betrayed B was a twist though. The party at Hamilton House had high and lows. The scheming from Juliet remain convoluted and it was sad to see how V got burned at the end. S trying to deal with her professors was unconfortable. The CB parts were the best there, with Chuck ruining Blair's plans and using the scarves as his signature, their subsecuent dialogue which was witty and fluid, the professors reaction to their argument and later on their final convo which was pretty omminous from his part (and also kinda a sad moment to see them like this). Juliet having her phone convo with Ben and later sleeping with Nate was also kinda omminous in a way because you could tell they would be problems after that.

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cont. cont. Chuck figuring out the truth trough his convo with Lily was dramatic and his plea to Eva was just hearthbreaking. Nate and Juliet at the end was a scene that kept the intrigue about her storyline. SB convo with Blair sorta admiting she did wrong was a good scene between them although it makes you wonder about Blair's fickleness. The CB scene was also heartbreaking, sad and a tough one to watch, and the final SB scene was more hearthbreak and drama. 4x5 Goodbye, Columbia: Slightly better than 4x4 but not as better as the other 3. It switched gears in regards to 4x4, with the whole STD rummor. Seeing DN hang out was nice, although like some say why D was still ok with visiting the Empire? (I guess that stopp mathering a while ago). Blair ruling the Columbia minions was a nice one considering how they behaved towards her in the previous season. Her convo with Serena is witty and funny. Juliet listing the hookups of the show to DN was a great moment. The first encounter between CB was a great one, he looked great, even thinner, and she looked pretty in that outfit.

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cont. The scenes of the rooftop party though, are rather painful. Serena deciding to sorta seduce Dan felt backhanded on her part because she knew Vanessa was still in the scene. Vanessa going to the party through Nate and Juliet is also a move that doesn't make her look good. The Chuck and Blair scenes in particular are awful, he's still acting weird and she's acting rather crazy and is obviously doing all this out of jeaulosy that tries to cover desperately wanting to believe Eva is evil. Eva keeps behaving exccesively sugary and the fact she doesn't suspect anything makes everything worst. Blair fooling Chuck's valet just makes you feel sad for the guy. Vanessa confronting Dan is as uncomfortable as it could get. The NS scene is nice but S realizing D saw them is also uncomfortable as well as their convo later. Juliet speaking with Nate felt more endearing but it's all framed in her deviousness. Blair tricking Chuck was awful. Chuck figuring out the truth trough his convo with Lily was dramatic and his plea to Eva was just hearthbreaking. Nate and Juliet at the end was a scene that kept the intrigue about her storyline. SB convo with Blair sorta admiting what she did wrong was a good scene between them although it makes you wonder about Blair's fickleness. The CB scene was also heartbreaking, sad and a tough one to watch, and the final SB scene was more hearthbreak and drama.

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cont. Blair going to the penthouse was an awkward scene specially because how Chuck behaved when she arrived (where did that come from) and later how Blair behaved through all, and even Eva and her weird way to help Chuck's valet (wouldn't have been better if she had told Chuck from the beginning?). The scene of Eva with Blair later at least helped explain how she saved Chuck, and at the same time the DS interaction further proved something was still brewing between them. When Blair later arrives her home and speaks to them it was a funny scene, too bad all her interactions with Dan are sorta tainted now. Nate freaking out about Juliet was sorta entertaining, and provided another CN scene. Dan accidentally telling Nate about Eva was probably the most funny scene in the episode, but later on Nate telling Chuck was a sad one and Chuck going to talk to Eva about it was a tense moment.

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4x4 Touch of Eva: this one wasn't as good as the previous ones. The beginning is more or less ok, but it's sad to see Blair watching what was going on with Chuck and Eva through GG. Serena trying to get Blair out of that is a good moment between them. The Chuck and Nate scene with Juliet and Eva is sorta ok although seeing those girls there and later on when they lunch together is crazy because you know sooner or later she will be out of the picture. Dan reaching to Serena to talk about Milo did seem to prove that there was still something there between them.

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cont. endearing too. The Chuck and Blair convo was a great scene and Blair looked gorgeous, too bad the Eva storyline needed to continue (it must be admitted it would have been odd if it had ended there, TV stories don't work like that). Georgina returning and her scene with Dan started funny and then turn really dramatic, and it was also dramatic the moment V showed up and D told her what happened. The final SB scene with the roommate thing was a great moment for them, quite memorable. Juliet still scheeming at the end only added to the mistery of her storyline, so at least it kept viewers interest.

Gossip Girl Quotes

And who am I? That's one secret I'll never tell ... You know you love me. XOXO, Gossip Girl

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Blair: Fashion is the most powerful art there is. It's movement, design and architecture all in one. It shows the world who we are and who we'd like to be. Just like your scarf suggests that you'd like to sell used cars.
Dan: Vanessa gave me this scarf.

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