We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community what unexpectedly dark TV moment stayed with them the most. Here are the best responses. 1. When there was a school shooting in One Tree Hill. The WB / The CW "This scared me to hell while showing a harsh reality that's still true today — keep in mind the episode aired in 2006. Honestly, one of the show's best episodes and still stays with me to this day." —orpinko1 2. The Simpsons didn't shy away from dark moments, like when we found out Homer was abandoned by his mom. Fox "The episode where we first meet Mona Simpson. I cry every single time the episode ends with Homer looking up at the night sky after he sends away the mother he only just got back."—clairew469e28fce 3. And when Homer almost committed suicide in the first season. Fox "The episode of The Simpson's where Homer considers suicide gets me every time."—michellecallahan555 4. When Claire revealed she was being beaten by her abusive dad in Boy Meets World. ABC "That show handled some tough topics but I didn’t expect it to go there."—kylies4ba2f7572 5. When three patients died after receiving organs from the same donor in Scrubs. NBC "They all died because the donor had rabies and no one knew. Doctor Cox tried to save one patient after the other two died, but was unsuccessful. This scene gets me all the time. "How to Save a Life" by The Fray played during this scene, and I always think of this moment I hear the song."—itsbreaa 6. When Karovsky tried to commit suicide after being outed in Glee. Fox "The song Blaine sang, "Cough Syrup," still makes me so sad to this day. I can never watch that episode without crying."—alliem492219314"Karofsky suicide attempt still haunts me every time. I can’t even listen to Cough Syrup without thinking about it." —princessc42a237cfa 7. When one of Violet's mentally ill patients literally cut her baby out of her belly, because she believed it was hers, in Private Practice. ABC "My jaw dropped- I was shocked and could not believe they went there. It felt like a horror movie and I was completely caught off guard. It still haunts me!"—marybethking2015 8. When Terry fell victim to racial profiling from another cop in Brooklyn 99. Fox "In Brooklyn 99 when Terry is stopped by the cop in his neighbourhood. The show deals with some tricky topics, and this was tough."—sabiwasabi99 9. When Rick and Morty bury and replace their alternate universe counterparts after they die a gruesome death. Adult Swim "The two are responsible for the whole world turning into mutants and have to evacuate to another universe. The Rick and Morty in this universe die, so the original two have to bury and replace them. This leaves Morty traumatised as he knows the family now lives with are not the ones he grew up with. For an episode that started out as a love potion plot, it gets seriously dark and existential."—jbmasta 10. When Earl got hit by a car and ended up in a coma in My Name Is Earl. NBC "I was NOT expecting that!"—melissak4f9598632 11. When Kenny is revealed to be a paedophile in the final minute of Black Mirror: Shut Up and Dance. Netflix "I know Black Mirror is supposed to be dark, like that’s the whole point, but the end when the main character was revealed to be a paedophile was a lot to take in, because the way the episode is written makes you root for him the whole time."—cyberwoman 12. When it's revealed that Robin can't have children in How I Met Your Mother. CBS Robin talks to her and Barney's kids for the entire episode, and then they turn out to be imaginary."—holmesnotsherlock 13. Another unexpectedly dark moment from the show was when Lily told Marshall his dad died. CBS "This totally came out of nowhere, especially since it’s a sitcom. It was so shocking that I immediately burst into tears. I still think about it even though that episode aired years ago."—katiee479ea5b26 14. When Buffy revealed that she wished she hadn't been resurrected from the dead in Buffy The Vampire Slayer. UPN "Buffy risked everything and sacrificed herself, and it seems like all is well once her friends save her. I was so shocked when then she says that she was better off dead, and that they had torn her from the peace she had finally found."—brigitteb4161067d0"That scene stayed with me for weeks after. It chilled me to the bone and absolutely broke my heart."— helenr401c82ed3 15. When Will broke down in tears while talking about his father abandoning him in The Fresh Prince of Bel Air. NBC "When will tells Uncle Phil that he’ll be fine without his father being in the picture because he’s been doing well his whole life without him. Then he breaks down crying and says, “how come he don’t want me man?” When Uncle Phil puts him into that bear hug I get the chills and teary eyed every time."—tracy110302 16. When T.J and Karen went to a stranger's house to play video games and he tries to make them pose naked for pictures in Smart Guy. "I remember my stomach lurching and to this day can still remember that feeling when I think of that creep." —hudsontaylorw 17. When the seemingly happily married Dre and Rainbow separated in Black-ish. ABC The separation of the parents in Black-ish broke me.—bethanietrollope 18. And finally, when Fry discovered that his dog faithfully waited for him outside the pizzeria for 12 years before he was turned into a fossil in Futurama. Fox "I avoid that episode like the plague. I died watching poor Seymore try to get people to rescue Fry, and I'm honestly crying right now thinking about him waiting for Fry to come home until his last breath. Sure, they later wrote a timeline where Fry goes back and is reunited but the damage was already done!"— patriciac4c3f3a648 Want to be featured in similar posts? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter!