Rory volunteers to help build a house during the Gilmore Girls season two episode, "Hammers and Veils."
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Gilmore Girls Season 2 Episode 2 Quotes

Emily: We can discuss this in the morning.
Lorelai: No! We have to discuss it now!
Emily: Are you drunk?

Lorelai: What about Dad?
Emily: We're starting without him.
Lorelai: Why? He's the one with the six o'clock flight. We don't have to go anywhere. We could stay all night. Kick back, do some jello shots, play light as a feather, sitff as a board...
Richard: You started without me!