She hid all her rock CDs, make-up, and forbidden clothing under her floorboards, in her closet, and under the mattress in her bedroom.Lane once impulsively dyed her hair purple to rebel against her mother, but quickly panicked over what her mother would think and dyed it black again. Kim is something that is debated among fans, with Lane often referring to her "parents", especially in the earlier seasons, but Mr. When Lane is first introduced, she is in full-fledged secret rebellion lifestyle mode, eating pizza and wearing band shirts when hanging out with Lorelai and Rory, singing Christian hymns and living off tofu in bulk at the Kim house.
Henry eventually breaks up with Lane, before they even go out, due to maneuvering necessary to see/talk to each other, leaving Lane devastated.
Rory and Lane's friendship also hits a bump when Dean comes between them, as Rory gets a bit of tunnel vision when she and Dean first start dating.
When a music shop opens in town, Lane quickly discovers her love of drumming and devotes all of her time and energy to perfect her art, convincing Sophie, the shopkeeper, to let her practice in the dark after hours.
Lane studiously selects the perfect sample of bands for a flyer and meets Dave Rygalski, a guitarist with his own band looking for a drummer.
Their first encounter is a meet cute and they soon develop feelings for one another.
From her past experience, Lane expects that Dave, too, will be overwhelmed by the effort it takes to date Mrs.
Kim's daughter, but Dave persists through everything to convince Mrs. The band starts rehearsing in Lorelai's garage and Lane spends most of her time on this, when not at school.
Rory Gilmore's best friend (next to Lorelai) in Stars Hollow.
Their friendship began in kindergarten when Lane offered to share her crayons, and continued over the course of seven seasons.