|The Rhodes Not Taken|
|Season 1, Episode 5|
|Air Date||September 30, 2009|
The Rhodes Not Taken is the fifth episode of season one. It aired on September 30, 2009.
Finn takes advantage of Rachel's feelings for him, and goes on a date with her to try and convince her to come back to the glee club so that he can win a scholarship for college and take care of Quinn and the baby. She does and they share a kiss. When she finds out that Quinn is pregnant, she slaps Finn and tells him that he has ruined any chance of her coming back to glee. He admits that he was using her, and tells her the truth. He also states that he had meant what he said about wanting her to come back to glee club and claimed that their kiss together was real. She says that if he was honest with her in the first place, she might have been willing to help him.
Finn takes Rachel bowling, they share a hug as well as share another kiss. Finn also says that he appreciates Rachel. When Rachel finds out about Quinn's pregnancy, angry, asks him some explanations. During their argument, he says that he has feelings for her and that their kiss was real.