The night before his death, Cory was seen in his room hanging with friends, before hitting the town. From that moment on, Finn made it his sole purpose to make her proud and happy. Rachel, however, is happy Finn is no longer on the football team because she won't have to worry about him getting hurt, or worse, cheating on her with a Cheerio. She is uncertain of what the future will hold now, as she always planned to have a successful career on Broadway before returning home and reuniting with Finn so they'd be together for the rest of their lives. Santana confronts Sue in her office and accuses Sue of hating Finn, shoving her into a bookcase in anger before leaving. Finn seeks out Rachel, telling her that she is the leader and the two of them are going to find a way to fix this and win Regionals despite Sue being one of the judges now.
He checked into rehab, got clean and eventually received his high school diploma. However, video footage had shown the actor returning to his room by himself after an evening out with friends on Friday. Quinn asks if they can be in love again. Although touched by the romantic gesture, Rachel issues an ultimatum, Finn must choose either football or her. The total viewership and ratings for this episode were up significantly from the previous episode. Salling was awaiting sentencing, which was scheduled for March 7.
New Directions places drumsticks in Finn's memorial, where they meet , who has gathered enough strength to return. Finn turns down the offer because he has a Celibacy meeting to go to. Before he can say anything else, Rachel herself walks in. After Burt sees this and asks Finn and Kurt what was going on, Kurt tells him about the bullying after Finn threatens to tell Burt himself. The news was confirmed by Vancouver Police at a press conference on Saturday night.
Montieth was 31 when he was found in a Vancouver hotel room. He then receives pseudoephedrine from Terri. Finn tells her he needs help given how much he has on his plate and talks trash that the guys are going to win. Schue is upset that Sam would use Coach Beiste like that, and then spread it around the Glee Club, while the news causes Coach Beiste to quit her job. He demands to know why he has to be the bigger man and wishes that things could go back to how they were before everything with Glee.
As the screen fades, a memorial for Cory is displayed. To thank him for letting their kids be raised Jewish, she lets him touch the sides of her breasts. Rachel expresses her fears about him cheating on her again, saying the relationship will only work if he's a loser like her. Will tells him cryptically, and leaves his car keys behind. Finn ends up helping her with her Madonna mash-up of. Afraid his mother will find out he had pot, Finn agrees.
To further prove her point, she asks Finn what he and Rachel were doing before the touching. Due to her insecurity, Rachel questions if Finn wants to break up with her. Unfortunately, he soon ended the relationship, much to Mrs. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday. Quinn is approached by Finn who wants to cheer her up after she got kicked out of the cheerios. Hurt and jealous, Finn rats this news to Will, stating that he believes Jesse is using Rachel to spy on New Directions. Puck replants the tree and tells Beiste he's joining the Air Force to keep himself on the right path and honor Finn's memory.
Finn eventually brings Slushies into glee-practice in order to apologize to them. Monteith checked into the hotel in July 6th and was due to check out of the room today. Finn brings up the moment from the auditorium concerned that she might be upset about that. Inspired by Finn's big heart and caring ways, she announces that she wants to throw the competition so that Sam can win, which would make him more likely to stay in Glee. Later, at home, Will pulls Finn's jacket out of his bag, having taken it himself, and finally allows himself to cry. The girls of Glee, with the exception of Tina, are confused about what's going on, until Finn explains the unique method of using Coach Beiste's image to controlling their urges, quickly backtracking to deny he's ever had to use this method when he sees the look he gets from Rachel.
Recently, Rivera was arrested and charged with misdemeanor domestic battery after an alleged physical altercation with her husband, Dorsey. Sam agrees, but unfortunately the play results in Sam dislocating his shoulder. I feel physically and emotionally very strong. The California prison system has come under fire recently for a shockingly high for child molesters at the hands of other prisoners , and it's possible that Salling was fearful of doing time. Puck hints at Quinn's pregnancy, saying she appears to be putting on weight. Finn admits that he was using her. And so he, too, summed up an episode of good intentions and mixed success, that was less a story and more of a loosely structured narrative space to contend with the theme of grief, messy and hard.
Schuester has assigned a boys vs. Finn thought what Burt, Carole, Kurt and he shared was their own special type of family and he's hurt that Kurt doesn't think the same way. At Regionals, while waiting for their cues to perform, Finn walks over to Rachel, who tells him to break a leg. The Salling family appreciates the support they have been receiving and asks for their privacy to be respected. It could not have surprised anyone that the episode whipsawed between clashing tones: A scene with Sue spewing out no-one-would-ever-say-that insults crashing up against a that's-how-it-must-feel monologue from Finn's mother about the loss of her child.
He was a job when he recovered. Schuester relays the news of Coach Beiste's quitting to Glee, Finn, along with the other boys, is upset and horrified at the news, since she's actually helping the football team to win. Finn is pleased about this, but is more excited to be back on the team. As Finn and Rachel walk together, Finn is slightly confused as to why Rachel is acting the way she is and why she cares about winning. Finn quickly sits up, and tells Rachel not to tell anyone what had happened, and leaves as fast as he can.