"I And Love And You" is the seventh episode of the seventh season of One Tree Hill and the 137th produced episode of the series. It was broadcast on October 26, 2009. Dan brings Renee onto his television show, leaving Nathan and Haley powerless to stop him from revealing the truth of her pregnancy to the world. Quinn examines what went wrong with David, and Sara and Clay discuss their past. Meanwhile, Brooke comes clean with Julian about her true desires.


Dan and Rachel bring Renee onto his chat show. But has Dan a few tricks up his sleeve? Meanwhile, Clay and Quinn reflect over their past loves - Clay and his late wife Sarah and Quinn and her earlier life with David. .

Memorable Quotes

"I need you to be happy and inspired."
Quinn James

"Falling in love is easy. But a lifetime of love, now there's a miracle."
Dan Scott

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"It's been a goof life huh?"
"Yeah. It's been a wonderful life. You know, when this show is over it's still gonna be a wonderful life because I love you and your son loves you and nothing that happens in the next hour is gonna change that."
"God, I needed to hear you say that."
"Good. I really needed to say it."
Nathan Scott and Haley James Scott

"Do you believe this? Do you realize how ridiculous this is? The guy shot his brother at point blank range and now he has a hit TV show. e's rolling out some rigged up lie detector machine and I have to sit 3000 miles away and just take it."
"Screw him. I mean it. Let's not even watch the rest of the show. It's a nice day. It's a nice life."
" How can you be so strong?"
Nathan Scott and Haley James Scott



  • "Menace" - Bjorn Baillie
  • "While WWe Have The Chance" - Rosi Golan & Peter Bradley Adams
  • "Manic Boogie" - The Shake
  • "Belle Of The Boulevard" - Dashboard Confessional
  • "Buried Treasure" - Grant Lee Phillips
  • "Whose Side Are You On?" - Doubting Paris
  • "I Won't" - Colbie Caillat
  • "Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground" - Willie Nelson
  • "I And Love And You" - The Avett Brothers

This episode's title originated from the song I And Love And You, originally sung by The Avett Brothers.


  • Jamie, Mouth, Skills and Millicent do not appear in this episode.
  • In this episode you find out the story behind Sara, the girl Clay talked to at the end of the last episode.
  • In this episode you find out what happend between Quinn and David.
  • I And Love And You by the Avett Brothers, the namesake of the episode, is featured during the closing minutes.

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