The crestfallen pol playfully took to Twitter to tout his beloved city’s rebirth.

He linked to a Vogue article citing an infusion of new eateries that offer “a fusion of American comfort food with an Indian twist.” He added a flirty “I still love you” – with an emoji heart for the “love.” Kaling – who plays an obstetrician on the show — delivered a hearty reply, tweeting that the feelings are mutual.

Considering how beloved the 38-year-old is by her legions of fans, the prospect of having another Mindy out in the world is beyond exciting.

According to a source close to Kaling, the pregnancy was "an unexpected surprise." She reportedly began telling friends in mid-July while she was starting production for the show's final season.

The characters they play in the hit TV show have had an on-again, off-again romance throughout the series.

Novak and Mindy Kaling reportedly dated back in 2006, though neither of them has discussed the relationship.

is a term that has probably never crossed her mind.

It (presumably) all started during her Cambridge, Mass., upbringing, where she was raised by an architect father and a gynecologist mother—as her fans know, the onscreen Mindy Lahiri is loosely based on her mother.

She attended Dartmouth College and in the years before she was hired on 's big final season premiere her costars offered E! The cast has been together for six seasons now so to say they are close would be an understatement.

As Ike Barinholtz, who stars as Morgan Tookers in addition to writing and producing, pointed out, they were all particularly helpful once the news broke."We're pampering her," he explained.

Her show gave a little dis to Newark, and I’m a big defender of cities, and so I called her out on it. so we’ll see what happens in the future.” What I am inferring from this statement, and the many more that followed it, are that Kaling is too busy and or not actually interested in Booker and he has made it his life goal to get her over to New Jersey so he can show her that he just really, really cares about her. “A lot of people read more into it then there’s there, but this is just somebody I really revere, and have just a reverence for in terms of the impact that she is making in so many ways…