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19 TV Best Friends Who Had Such Intense Chemistry, The Show Should’ve Let Them Date For At Least For A Season

Let me live in my dreams, okay?!

As a TV connoisseur, I can't express how much I love a well-executed friends-to-lovers storyline. Watching two people slowly fall in love after getting to know each other's most intimate, unromantic moments is so, so satisfying.

However, it can be a little sad to see the romantic potential between two characters, only for nothing to ever happen. So in honor of Pride Month, let's look back at some of my favorite friendships that definitely should've blossomed into something more romantic!

1. Rosa Diaz and Amy Santiago, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Rosa Diaz has her head thrown back as she laughs while Amy Santiago has her eyebrows furrowed in confusion

2. Kara Danvers and Lena Luthor, Supergirl

Kara Danvers, wearing a red polka dot shirt under a brown cardigan, smiles as Lena Luthor, wearing a white blouse under a brown jacket, has a skeptical look on her face

3. Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes, Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Sam Wilson smiles as he sits in the driver's seat of a car while Bucky Barnes sits behind him, smirking.

4. Castiel and Dean Winchester, Supernatural

Dean Winchester looks exasperated at Castiel, who stands with a blank look on his face

5. Emma Swan and Regina Mills, Once Upon a Time

Emma Swan stands with her hands on her hips, and Regina Mills has both eyebrows arched in shock

6. Paris Geller and Rory Gilmore, Gilmore Girls

Paris Geller wears an unbuttoned yellow shirt and black-and-orange striped sun hat, and Rory Gilmore wears a blue one-piece swimsuit with green straps

7. Jane Rizzoli and Maura Isles, Rizzoli and Isles

Jane Rizzoli holds Maura Isles from behind as they both smile

8. Jane Villanueva and Petra Solano, Jane the Virgin

Jane Villanueva hugs Petra Solano tightly as Petra pretends to look annoyed about it

9. Nick Miller and Schmidt, New Girl

Nick Miller, smiling with hands on hips, wears a brown, red, and green checkered flannel shirt while Schmidt wears a dark-gray suit

10. Quinn Fabray and Rachel Berry, Glee

Quinn Fabray, wearing a white lace sweater, smiles brightly while Rachel Berry grimaces as her nose is broken

11. Tori Vega and Jade West, Victorious

Tori Vega uses chopsticks to lift a piece of sushi to her mouth, and Jade West has her chopsticks in between her teeth

12. Rachel Green and Monica Geller, Friends

Rachel Green sits on a café couch with an arm thrown over the back with one eye closed as Monica Geller sits beside her.

13. Emily Prentiss and J.J. Jareau, Criminal Minds

Emily Pretniss, wearing a white button-up shirt, turns to look at J.J. Jareau, wearing a short-sleeved black shirt

14. Meredith Grey and Cristina Yang, Grey's Anatomy

Meredith Grey, with her eyes closed and wearing a red-and-black striped shirt under a denim jacket, lies on the grass next to Cristina Yang, wearing a gray shirt under a matching sweater

15. April Ludgate and Ann Perkins, Parks and Recreation

April Ludgate leans in to talk closely with Ann Perkins, who looks visibly annoyed

16. Eleanor Shellstrop and Tahani Al-Jamil, The Good Place

Eleanor Shellstrop sits cross-legged with a confused look on her face while Tahani Al-Jamil sits beside her, smiling

17. Zach Dempsey and Alex Standall, 13 Reasons Why

Alex Standall and Zach Dempsey stare at each other as they sit together at a restaurant table

18. Michaela Pratt and Laurel Castillo, How to Get Away With Murder

Michaela Pratt is beginning to sob-cry while Laurel Castillo holds her hand tightly

19. And finally, Hannibal Lecter and Will Graham, Hannibal

Hannibal Lecter leans in to smell the back of Will Graham's neck as he is turned away from him

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