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35 TV Couple Moments That Are Absolutely Iconic And Prove Why Representation Is Important

"I write for you, my Sue. I write for you. For you alone."

We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us their favorite queer TV couple moments. Here are some of the best responses:

Warning: There are obviously massive spoilers ahead!

1. First, on She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, when Catra finally told Adora that she loved her.

Catra telling Adora that she loves her and she wants her to stay, and Adora waking up and saying, "You love me? I love you too"

2. On The Magicians, when Eliot and Quentin were stuck in another world and fell in love.

Eliot and Q repeating, "Peaches and plums"

3. On Dickinson, when Emily told Sue that she only writes poems for her.

Emily telling Sue, "I write for you, my Sue. I write for you. For you alone. That's enough"

4. On How to Get Away with Murder, when Oliver sang to Connor at their wedding.

Oliver singing and Connor smiling

5. On Sense8, when Nomi and Amanita both had engagement rings and proposed to each other.

Amanita proposing and then Nomi saying, "Oh my god, I don't believe this" before pulling out a ring and proposing to Amanita

6. On Shameless, when Mickey kissed Ian in a gay club.

Ian trying to kiss Mickey and Mickey saying, "What the fuck?" Then Mickey realizing where they are and kissing Ian

7. And on Shameless, when Ian and Mickey got married surrounded by their friends and family.

Ian saying, "I, Ian, take you...Mickey...to be my husband"

8. On Orphan Black, when Delphine and Cosima first got together and their chemistry was perfect.

Delphine telling Cosima that she never thought of bisexuality for herself just based on science, and then the two of them kiss

9. On Euphoria, when Rue helped Jules with her hormone injections.

Jules smiling as Rue injects her hormones

10. On Julie and the Phantoms, when Alex bumped into Willie while skating.

Willie fixing his hair and Alex looking at him with his mouth wide open

11. On The Haunting of Bly Manor, when we saw Jamie and Dani's entire life together, including Jamie saying "I love you" and Dani proposing.

Jamie telling Dani she's "pretty in love with you it turns out," and Dani telling Jamie she wants to spend however much time they have left together

12. On 9-1-1: Lone Star, when TK consoled Carlos after his apartment caught fire and they were trapped inside.

TK hugging Carlos and saying, "Come here. It's okay. We're okay. We're okay"

13. On Grey's Anatomy, when Arizona told Callie she loved her for the first time.

Arizona saying, "I love you" and Callie responding with, "You do?"

14. On Schitt's Creek, when Patrick proposed to David after their hike.

Patrick telling David, "Now, here he is. The love of my life, standing in front of me. And this just felt like the perfect place to ask you to marry me"

15. On Glee, when Santana told Brittany that she wanted to be with her and only her.

Santana saying that she doesn't want to be with "Sam or Finn or any of those other guys. I just want you. Please say you love me back"

16. On High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, when Seb and Carlos danced together at the homecoming dance.

Seb and Carlos smiling at each other on the dance floor

17. On Station 19, when Carina proposed to Maya after realizing she didn't want to lose her.

Carina telling Maya she wants to be in this "beautiful mess of changing world" with her

18. On Andi Mack, when TJ and Cyrus simply held hands.

TJ and Cyrus smiling at each other after holding hands

19. On Ginny & Georgia, when Max wasn't ready to have sex, and Sophie was fine with just hanging out with her.

Max saying she thought she was ready, but she's freaking out, and Sophie saying, "I'm not going anywhere"

20. On Wynonna Earp, when Waverly and Nicole kissed for the first time in Nedley's office.

Waverly telling Nicole, "Because I don't wanna be friends. When I think about what I want to do most in this world...it's you"

21. On Cruel Summer, when Vince and Ben went to an LGBTQ+ club.

A bartender watching Ben and Vince dancing and saying, "This is a safe space. For us, for them. And ain't too many of those. Let 'em dance. I just won't serve them"

22. On Runaways, when Karolina and Nico got married in Karolina's Algorithm dream world.

Karolina telling Nico, "This is what I've always wanted most. More than anything. You"

23. On One Day at a Time, when Elena gave Syd a non-binary Valentine's Day card.

Elena explaining that it's binary code except for the heart so it's a non-binary heart, and Syd saying "I love you"

24. On Degrassi: The Next Generation, when Marco and Dylan went on their first date.

Marco and Dylan telling each other that they're "pretty great"

25. On The Fosters, when Lena reassured Stef that she loves every part of her.

Lena saying she wants Stef to share her "dark places" with her so she can help because, "My love can show you that you're enough"

26. On Gentleman Jack, when Ann and Anne reunited, and Ann finally wanted to get married.

Ann saying, "You know, if you asked me to marry you again, I wouldn't say no"

27. On Grace and Frankie, when Robert and Sol are arguing over who is more gay.

Sol telling Robert he's gayer because he "wears a man purse," but Robert saying that's hideous and he'd know if he were as gay as him

28. On The 100, when the judge took the form of Lexa, aka the person Clarke loved the most.

Lexa saying, "You know why" and Clarke running and hugging her

29. On Black Mirror, when Kelly married Yorkie so she could permanently live in San Junipero.

Kelly asking Yorkie, "I'm gonna say something crazy. Wanna marry me instead?" Just Greg seems great, but why not someone you've connected with?"

30. On Shadowhunters, when Alec told Magnus all of the reasons he loved him.

Alec telling Magnus he fell in love with him because he's wise, generous, brave, and incredible, even without his magic

31. On Pretty Little Liars, when Maya told Emily that she loved her for the first time.

Maya telling Emily, "I admit, I like to live life in the grey area. But the way I feel about you is crystal clear. I love you, Emily"

32. On Call the Midwife, when Patsy agreed to go to a lesbian club with Delia.

Patsy and Delia dancing and holding hands

33. On 13 Reasons Why, when Alex and Charlie were crowned prom kings.

Alex telling Charlie's he thinks he's in love with him. And Charlie saying, "I'm confident you are...because I know I'm in love with you"

34. On Riverdale, when Toni reassured Cheryl that there was nothing wrong with her.

Toni telling Cheryl, "You're not loveless. You're not deviant. Okay? You're sensational"

35. And finally, on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, when Mikey left his wedding and told Titus that he wants to be with him.

Mikey telling Titus, "I love you. And I wanna spend the rest of your life together"

We can't fit everything into one post, so what other LGBTQ+ TV couple moments do you adore and why? Tell us in the comments below!

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