The best sitcoms* are filled with sweet moments and lovable characters. They manage to tug at the heartstrings and make us cry as much as they make us laugh.
*If you can't tell, no, I don't like Seinfeld.
A while back, we asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the saddest TV scenes, and a lot of people submitted some great sweet scenes from comedies — here are 21 times sitcoms went for an emotional gut punch.
1.In Brooklyn Nine-Nine, when Rosa's family cancelled her family game night after she came out, so the gang came over for game night instead:
2.On Fuller House, when Jackson got upset that DJ was giving away his father's suit, so Steve had it altered and gave it to him instead:
3.On Community, when Abed revealed he'd created the chicken tenders mafia (it makes sense if you watch the episode, LOL) because he wanted to be able to connect with people, and Jeff asked Abed to help him become a better person:
4.On How I Met Your Mother, when Ted imagined going to see Tracy 45 days before they ended up meeting, because after her death he wished he had those extra days with her:
5.On Full House, when Michelle was supposed to bring her great-ngrandfather to class to teach a Greek dance but he died, so she decided to teach the class the dance on her own...but she forgot it, so Jesse stepped in and finished the dance with her:
6.On New Girl, when Jess impersonated Elvis at Nick's father's funeral after the original impersonator passed out drunk:
7.On The Middle, when Mike told his mother-in-law that she was the only mom he had and then danced to "Dancing in the Moonlight" with her at the gas station:
8.On How I Met Your Mother, Marshall finally decided to listen to the voicemail from his father after his funeral, hoping to have a last message from him, but it was just a pocket dial...and then it turned out not to be after a minute of static:
9.On The Good Place, when Tahani and Kamilah's parents finally came to the Good Place and told Tahani and Kamilah they loved them and also apologized for all they'd done:
10.On Futurama, when Fry was able to visit his mother's dream and hug her:
11.On Community, when Jeff said goodbye to Annie and Abed at the airport, and went in for a second hug with Abed:
12.In The Office, when Erin finally met her birth parents:
13.When Michael left on The Office and Pam ran after him to say goodbye:
14.On Boy Meets World, when Cory hugged Shawn after he joined a cult:
15.In Friends, when Chandler convinced Erica to let him and Monica adopt her baby:
16.On The Good Place, when Chidi said goodbye to Eleanor:
17.And when Janet said bye to Jason:
18.In Community, when Jeff said goodbye to Annie:
19.Also in Community, when Troy said goodbye to Abed:
20.In Gravity Falls, when Dipper and Mabel went back home at the end of the summer:
21.And finally, on Schitt's Creek, when Ted and Alexis broke up:
Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.