Sometimes when your own life is lacking in excitement - your love life is non existent and the only cuddles you are getting is from your pet - you have to live vicariously through the emotional moments of your favourite television characters.
These are eight of the most memorable scenes from your all-time favourite TV dramas.
Sex and The City Season Season 2 Episode 18
When Mr. Big chooses to be with Natasha over Carrie, she decides that she has to let him go and has an epiphany that the problem with their relationship doesn't have to do with her 'breaking him' but rather him not being able to tame her.
Sex and The City Season 6
Carrie's emotion in this scene when she tells Mr. Big off for wanting her just when she is finally happy with someone else is so intense it breaks our hearts!
One Tree Hill Season 3 Episode 22
Who doesn't dream about a sexy man telling you all the reasons he loves you followed by a very passionate makeout session in the rain...
Grey's Anatomy Season 2 Episode 27
Grey's Anatomy is filled with many tear-jerking episodes but the scene where Denny dies and Izzie just lies there holding his limp body has got to be the one that had us crying like a baby the most.
The Vampire Diaries Season 3 Episode 10
The kiss Vampire Diaries fans had been waiting for since season 1 had everyone all hot and bothered! Brownie points for the perfect song to accompany the moment.
Gossip Girl Season 2 Episode 13
Chuck and Blair go back and forth pretending not to have feelings for one another until Chuck finally reveals his vulnerable side to Blair... it's so sweet we just want to hold him!
Gossip Girl Season 4 Episode 2
We can't decide whether it is Blair's amazing Oscar de la Renta gown or the Parisian location but this scene is just so perfect yet heartbreaking.
And finally, every single moment of Parenthood
Words: Frances van Eeden