Jess Mariano is Luke's troubled nephew that comes to live with him during season two of Gilmore Girls.  He's played by Milo Ventimigilia and is definitely a love interest and part of a love triangle between Rory and Dean.

Jess Mariano Quotes

Lorelai tries to get Jess to understand that Luke is trying to help him
Jess: What are you sleeping with him or something?
Lorelai: Excuse me?
Jess: I don't know. The whole starry eyed 'you're so much better off, just give it a chance' speech. You're either really nave, or you're getting some.

Jess: Wanna play some poker? Five bucks a hand.
Luke: No.
Jess: Ten? I can't go any higher than ten.
Luke: Jess-
Jess: Okay, fifteen.
Luke: I don't want to play poker.
Jess: You sure?
Luke: Yeah.
Jess: Okie dokie.

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Gilmore Girls Quotes

(to Lorelai) This is as far as I can go, unless you'd like me to bore my way through the wall.

Emily

(about tea she had with Emily and Trix) Yeah well once you're done with those little sandwiches, there's not reason to pretend you like tea anymore.

Lorelai
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