Younger Season 7 Episode 2
It’s the End of the World, Worm Girl
Liza and Maggie talk about Liza’s breakup with Charles, but Maggie doesn’t believe it will last.
Liza gets delivered flowers at work, and Lauren assumes Liza and Charles are engaged. However, the flowers are from a children’s literacy foundation.
Lauren then celebrates the assumed engagement at the staff meeting, but it backfires when Liza and Charles announce they broke up.
Liza and Kelsey then try to get a Greta Thunberg-type activist named Füpa Grünhof to publish a book at Empirical.
Füpa’s reluctant at first, but she later agrees to consider it.
However, things hit a snag when another of Empirical’s author denounces climate change, prompting Füpa to renege on her offer.
Liza is able to convince Füpa to reconsider, and Füpa gives Liza some advice about Charles.
Liza and Kelsey attend the children’s literacy party, and Liza talks to Charles about their relationship.
Liza wonders if they can compromise on the marriage front, but Charles says he can’t bend anymore.
Being with Liza has forced him to compromise in the past, and he can no longer do it.
He believes their breakup is for the best.