A while back, we asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the saddest TV scenes — here are the best from sitcoms and comedies.
WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD!
Also, some submissions contain mentions of suicide.
1.On Friends, when Phoebe said goodbye to the triplets she'd carried:
2.On The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, when Will asked why his father didn't want him:
3.On The Big Bang Theory, when Howard's mom died after the actor died in real life:
4.On 8 Simple Rules, when Paul died after John Ritter died in real life:
5.On Archie Bunker's Place, when Edith died and Archie came home and talked to her slipper:
6.On Futurama, when it's revealed Fry's dog waited for him on the corner until he died:
7.On Golden Girls, when Blanche reunited with her husband but then woke up and remembered he was dead:
8.On Superstore, when Jonah decided not to go to California with Amy after she said she didn't want to marry him:
9.On Brooklyn Nine-Nine, when Rosa responded to an active shooter call and the precinct found out:
10.On Scrubs, when it was revealed that Ben was dead after Dr. Cox had been talking to him for the whole episode, and they were at his funeral:
11.On M*A*S*H, when Radar told everyone Henry Blake's plane was shot down when he was on his way home:
12.On Full House, when Jessie moved out and said goodbye to Michelle, and she gave him her pig:
13.On The Big Bang Theory, when Sheldon and Amy broke up:
14.On M*A*S*H, when Hawkeye remembers that the woman he told to keep her chicken quiet actually was holding a baby, and that she killed her baby to protect them:
15.On Scrubs, when Dr. Cox lost three organ transplant patients in a row after pushing for them:
16.On Modern Family, when Phil spent one last day with his dad before he died:
17.On Superstore, when ICE took Mateo away:
18.On Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, when Rebecca attempted suicide on the plane:
19.On Scrubs, when Turk and JD skipped their fancy dinner to stay with a patient who was dying:
20.On Parks and Recreation, when Leslie stood up Ron for lunch:
21.On Freaks and Geeks, when Nick and Lindsay both pretended to have completely moved on:
22.On King Of Queens, when Carrie revealed she'd miscarried:
23.On It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, when Mac came out to his dad through a dance:
24.On Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist, when Zoey and her father shared one last dance:
25.On Futurama, when Fry found out it was his nephew, not his brother, who went to space, and that his brother named his son after Fry:
26.On Kim's Convenience, when Jung visited his dad in the hospital:
27.On How I Met Your Mother, when Lily told Marshall his dad was dead:
28.On Scrubs, when Carla said goodbye to Laverne:
29.On Golden Girls, when Sophia finally broke down over the death of her son:
30.On Black-ish, when Dre and Bow decided to separate and take space:
31.On Trailer Park Boys, when Julian left and Bubbles found his letter and started crying:
32.On Please Like Me, when Rose killed herself:
33.And finally, on One Day at a Time, when Penelope sang to Lydia:
Did we miss any? Let us know in the comments!
Submissions have been edited for length/clarity.