While it may just be a relationship of youth, Christopher later in life seems to have idealized their connection and consideres Lorelai his true love.
After Lorelai decides to keep the baby (also her parents would not let her get an abortion), she lives with Richard and Emily for a year before leaving home, and it is unknown whether or not she and Chris remained a couple, but unlikely due to the wrath of their parents and Lorelai's departure from Hartford.
Sutcliffe has been cast in a major recurring role as Adam, an extremely handsome, charming and confident suitor with sparking eyes — the kind of fella who gets his fair share of stares when he walks in a room, TVLine has learned exclusively. 1 Customer Sets Anticipated Return — But There’s a Twist"Gilmore Girls Revival: Dragonfly Inn’s No.
1 Customer Sets Anticipated Return — But There’s a Twist Adam will begin dating Karen “after connecting with her on an online dating site — or so he thinks,” according to the casting breakdown for the role.
Until the series returns (Netflix has yet to announce a release date), all we can do is wonder about Rory's romantic future—except for members of Team Dean.With their relationship as described above, this is not a snap transition and it is only when Christopher gets his life on track and moves toward happiness that Lorelai is willing to give it a go.Seeing Christopher getting serious with Sherry leaves Lorelai heartbroken, and she realises that she may have been waiting for him since they were 16 to become a man she could rely on, as Rory's father and maybe Lorelai's husband.After Lorelai leaves for Stars Hollow, Christopher is only sporadically in and out of his daughter's life until she's 17, for reasons unknown.He states at one point that it's hard for him to see Rory because he misses her so much it's easier on him to stay away.
Maybe he returns to his long-suffering wife Lindsay (Arielle Kebbel), although given that he cheated on her with Rory, Lindsay has hopefully moved on by now.