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    18 "How To Get Away With Murder" Moments That Prove Annalise Keating Basically Could've Run The Supreme Court By Herself

    "Why is your penis on a dead girl's phone?"

    When I think of the greatest TV character, I think of Annalise Keating. So, here are 18 moments from How To Get Away With Murder that show why Viola Davis is the queen of acting!

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    🚨Major spoilers ahead 🚨 

    1. When she set the tone for the whole show with this classic line:

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    I know I wasn't the only one who considered switching to a law degree after watching the pilot!


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    2. When Annalise removed her makeup and confronted Sam after finding his picture on Lila's phone.

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    Can we all agree that this is the most impactful line in TV history? 

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    3. When she delivered this iconic sentence in one of her lessons.

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    This is the life hack I didn't know I needed. It has literally saved me from a lot of unnecessary trouble. 

    4. When she begged everyone to shoot her, and Wes ended up actually doing it after she revealed that Rebecca was dead.

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    Intense isn't even the word to describe this jaw-dropping scene. 

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    5. When she slapped her client in the face.

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    Even Bonnie felt it – we all felt it. 

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    6. Whenever Annalise was having a good time.

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    It was always heart-warming to see Annalise happy, even if it only lasted for two seconds.

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    7. When she casually picked up her purse and left the room, creating one of the most usable gifs in the process.

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    This exit definitely gave unbothered energy, and we were here for it! 

    8. When Annalise was shocked that her client tried to touch her hair.

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    How many of us have experienced this at least once in their lives? I'll go first. *Sigh* 

    9. Whenever she set the record straight in court.

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    Her comebacks get me every time!

    10. When she gave her amazing speech to the Supreme Court.

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    Rewatching this scene gave me goosebumps all over again. This line in particular spoke volumes.

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    11. Whenever she comforted Bonnie.

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    Yes, I know there were times when Annalise messed up, but admit it – she is the friend we need when times are toughest.

    12. That pillow scene in the rehab centre.

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    I literally grabbed the nearest pillow to do this exercise after watching this!

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    13. When Annalise responded to Vivian's allegations about her killing Sam.

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    Once again, Annalise reminded us why she shouldn't be messed with. The collective thrill we all felt after she said this is unmatched!

    14. When Annalise broke down after Bonnie died in her arms.

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    Let's be honest, this was probably one of the hardest scenes to witness. 

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    15. When she delivered her closing speech in defence of Nathaniel Lahey Sr.

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    This was portrayed so realistically that we all felt the moment of silence.

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    16. When Annalise saved Christopher's life in the elevator.

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    Watching her relive the pain of possibly losing another child was way too intense for me.

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    17. When Annalise gave her closing argument to the jury at her own trial.

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    Annalise's speeches never cease to impress me, but this one stands out. She chose to finally be vulnerable, raw, and honest about the kind of person that she truly was, and embraced her complex nature.

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    18. And lastly, when Annalise got the happy ending that she deserved.

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    Finally seeing Annalise live a long, peaceful, and fulfilling life in the end – especially after all these years she spent carrying the show on her back, surely put a smile on all of our faces. 

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    Are there any epic Annalise Keating scenes that I've missed? Comment your favourite moments down below!