He later marries Dean Lila Bolander (played by William Daniels' real-life wife Bonnie Bartlett; the duo similarly portrayed spouses on St. He makes a brief cameo at the end of the Girl Meets World pilot episode as a figment of Cory's imagination, telling him, "Well done, Mr.
Elsewhere), whom he finds success after his relationship with Elizabeth and competition with Dean Bolander's ex-husband Dr. Matthews", and Topanga likens Cory to him in a later episode.
I’m dating a guy who is three years younger than me.
This is something that, for whatever reason, almost always illicits weird reactions from people.
Cory mentions more than once that Feeny is the only teacher he has ever had since kindergarten. Feeny becomes the mentor and idol of Eric Matthews. He delivers the final line of Boy Meets World dialogue in the series finale, directed to an empty classroom just vacated by his beloved students: "I love you all. Feeny was once married to a woman named Lillian, who died before the series began.
Although Feeny had dated another teacher named Elizabeth from Boston off-screen for 15 years, a conversation with Eric made him to realize that, despite that he and his romantic partner each believed that they are not married because of their careers; they simply do not love each other.
Cory is friends with Topanga Lawrence, his "first true love", whom, he eventually marries late in the series. In the last episode, it is revealed that Cory is actually short for 'Cornelius'.
Sometimes, Cory does not get along with Topanga, when Cory is not doing the right thing, or not doing things the right way (humorously), complete with deadpan humor and puns. George Feeny is Cory's teacher/principal, mentor, and neighbour. He is not fond of this fact, yet he ends up forgetting about it and going on with his life.
George Hamilton Feeny (William Daniels) Throughout the series, Feeny tries his best to guide young Cory, Shawn, and their friends as they encounter problems in their lives on their road to adulthood.
By the end of the series, Cory, Topanga, and their friends eventually left Philadelphia for an internship that Topanga got with a law firm in New York City, and by the time of the events of Girl Meets World, Cory has had two children with Topanga, a daughter named Riley plus a son named Auggie.
Cory is, at this point in his life, a seventh-grade history teacher and his daughter is also in his class.
Cory struggled in high school, where he often had trouble with bullies and has less-than-stellar study habits.
Cory's personality changes somewhat as he gets older.