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    37 TV Episodes That Are So Perfect, People Still Think About Them To This Day

    The Season 2 finale of Fleabag is a masterpiece.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which TV episodes are brilliant and pretty perfect. Here are some of the best responses:

    🚨Warning: There are MASSIVE spoilers ahead!🚨

    1. "The Bent-Neck Lady" from The Haunting of Hill House

    Nell reuniting with her family at Hill and then Nell has the Bent-Neck Lady

    2. "Two Storms" from The Haunting of Hill House

    Hugh looking at his kids as children and then seeing them as adults

    3. "Season 2, Episode 6" from Fleabag

    Fleabag telling the Priest that she loves him and the Priest saying he loves her too before leaving

    4. "It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice" from Watchmen

    Angela telling Judd that she has a "nose for white supremacy and he smells like bleach"

    5. "Janet(s)" from The Good Place

    Janet as Chidi, Eleanor, and Tahani talking and then Janet as Jason saying they can now say "white people things"

    6. "Meet the Parents" from Schitt's Creek

    Patrick coming out to his parents and saying that David makes him happy

    7. "Singles Week" from Schitt's Creek

    Ted confessing his love for Alexis and then kissing her at a Singles Week event

    8. "Silent All These Years" from Grey's Anatomy

    The women of Grey Sloan lining the hallway as a sexual assault survivor is taken to surgery

    9. "The Constant" from Lost

    Desmond on the phone with Penny saying that he loves her and will come back to her

    10. "Swan Song" from Supernatural

    Dean saying, "Sammy. It's okay. I'm here. I'm not gonna leave you"

    11. "Part Four" from When They See Us

    Korey weeping and saying, "Nobody gives a fuck about me! Nobody gives a fuck about me"

    12. "Everyone's Waiting" from Six Feet Under

    Claire driving in her car and crying and Ruth dying in the hospital

    13. "Vincent and the Doctor" from Doctor Who

    Dr. Black explaining why Vincent Van Gogh became one of the best artists and how his art mattered, while Vincent listens and cries

    14. "HalloVeen" from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Amy reading the belt and Jake surprising her by proposing

    15. "The Box" from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    16. "The Body" from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Buffy finding her mom's body on the couch and saying, "Mom? Mom? Mommy?"

    17. "Hush" from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    18. "Remedial Chaos Theory" from Community

    Troy walking back into the apartment with pizza and seeing everything on fire

    19. "100" from Criminal Minds

    Hotch weeping and clutching Haley's body

    20. "Free Churro" from BoJack Horseman

    BoJack giving the eulogy at his mom's funeral and saying now that she's gone there's no one looking out for him anymore

    21. "The Son" from Friday Night Lights

    Matt sobbing and saying he hated hating his father and that he wants to be a good person

    22. "Hyde Park Corner" from The Crown

    Churchill invoking "God Save the Queen"

    23. "...said I'm sorry" from Never Have I Ever

    Devi crying and apologizing to her mom and her mom saying that Devi is her "whole family"

    24. "Mizumono" from Hannibal

    Hannibal saying he forgives Will before slitting Abigail's throat

    25. "Self Control" from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Daisy asking Simmons what did she just see and is Fitz dead and Simmons saying that it wasn't really him

    26. "End Game" from The Queen's Gambit

    Beth looking at the chessboard while playing Borgov

    27. "The Winds of Winter" from Game of Thrones

    Lyanna saying, "He’s my king from this day until his last day"

    28. "And Salt the Earth Behind You" from Euphoria

    Rue dancing and singing

    29. "Out of Gas" from Firefly

    Mal explaining to Zoë that with this ship they can get a crew and not have to answer to anybody ever again

    30. "ronny/lily" from Barry

    31. "START" from The Americans

    Paige standing on the train platform and Elizabeth seeing her through the window

    32. "The Fight" from Parks and Rec

    Leslie, Ann, Ben, Ron, Andy, April, and everyone else after drinking Snake Juice

    33. "Bad Blood" from The X-Files

    Mulder saying he can't wait to hear Scully's opinion and Scully saying it couldn't be vampires because they don't exist

    34. "Quinces" from One Day at a Time

    Elena crying and everyone getting up to slow dance with her

    35. "The Suitcase" from Mad Men

    Don crying and telling Peggy, "Somebody very important to me died. The only person in the world who really knew me" and Peggy saying, "That's not true"

    36. "Ozymandias" from Breaking Bad

    Hank telling Walt that they made up their mind ten minutes ago

    37. And finally, "Two Cathedrals" from The West Wing

    Jed in the cathedral talking to God about how it's unfair Mrs. Landingham died and what more can he possibly do to be on God's good side

    We can't fit every episode on one list, so what other episodes of TV are perfect to you? Tell us in the comments below!

    Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.