I don't want your apology, Mom. I want you to grow up
Jane to Xiomara

Chapter Thirty-Nine
Air date 11 April 2016
Written by Carolina Rivera
Directed by Matthew Diamond
Narrator Anthony Mendez
Chapter Thirty-Eight
Chapter Forty
Chapter Thirty-Nine is the 17th episode of Season 2 on CW dramedy Jane the Virgin.


THE BACHELOR & THE BACHELORETTE – Jane (Gina Rodriguez) has a specific idea of how she wants to celebrate her bachelorette party, but when Xo (Andrea Navedo) and Lina (guest star Diane Guerrero) get involved, nothing goes as planned. Michael wants to enjoy a night out with his friends, but things get awkward when his future father-in-law, Rogelio (Jaime Camil), tries to plan the perfect bachelor party. Rafael (Justin Baldoni) is still trying to figure out what his half-brother Derek (guest star Mat Vairo) motives are and what he knows about their mother. Meanwhile, Petra (Yael Grobglas) gets the surprise of a lifetime.


Gina Rodriguez as Jane Villanueva
Andrea Navedo as Xiomara Villanueva
Yael Grobglas as Petra
Justin Baldoni as Rafael Solano
Ivonne Coll as Alba Villanueva
Brett Dier as Michael Cordero
and Jaime Camil as Rogelio De La Vega

Recurring cast

Diane Guerrero as Lina Santillan
Mat Vairo as Derek Ruvelle
Layla Alizada as Regina
Yael Grobglas as Anezka

Guest starring

Oliver Vaquer as Professor Blake
Charlene Yi as Angela
Will Brandt as Chad
Maxwell Loeb as Vince
Joe LoCicero as Don Quixote Impersonator/Stripper


And I've had it with all the excuses and the apologies. At this point, you are just a cautionary tale
—Jane to her mother


  • Jane admits to Michael that she only feels safe to let go when he's around.
  • Lina realises that her life is not what she wants; she wants to become a stylist
  • Xo sleeps with with Lina's casual liaison, Chad.
  • Jane is fed up with her mom's repetitive bad choices and excuses
  • Rogelio realises there's two aspects to his relationship with Michael; friend and father-in-law
  • Rafael hires a company to illegally check Derek's boat.
  • Rafael buys stock in a company that Derek's friend Brandon had inside-info on.