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In season three they enter a romantic relationship, but break up in the season finale, Last Tango, Then Paris.Serena ultimately loves Dan and chooses to be with him up over Nate.The next day, she discovers that Tripp was lying to her and forces him to drive her back to the city.On the way back, they get into a car accident and upon discovering her head injury, Tripp abandons the scene.She eventually decides to forgive Nate but orders him not to talk to Serena again.In The Wild Brunch, Nate goes to see Serena at The Palace Hotel where she is living temporarily with her mother, Lily van der Woodsen.Though it took sometime to reconcile, Nate and Serena remain good friends for the rest of the show.
When he arrives with Blair, she discovers he was planning to meet with Serena and angrily tells Dan what happened.
He accidentally interrupts a date between Serena and Dan to ask for his help, then stays with Serena to catch up.
In Woman on the Verge, he works with Blair and Chuck to help Serena move on from a traumatic evening with Georgina Sparks.
However, PJ wins the pool and Nate is forced to hand over the photo.
Later that day, Serena overhears Nate tell his grandfather, William van der Bilt, that their plan went perfectly.In The Grandfather: Part II, Serena starts becoming closer to Tripp and eventually begins an affair with him in The Last Days of Disco Stick.