24 Times Meredith and Derek Were The Best TV Couple

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Because They Had All the Relationship Goals.

1. Their Love Story Started Because of a Drunken Hookup

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And Meredith didn't even remember his name the next morning!!

2. When Meredith Lays it All Out on the Line

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"Pick me. Choose me. Love me."

3. This Ultimate Prom Scene

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Because having sex in the exam room was like YAAS FINALLY!

4. The Bubble Bath Scenes

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Always a fan-favorite, and some big relationship goals.

5. When Derek Saved Meredith From Drowning

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Because if this isn't love, I don't know what is.

6. When Meredith Draws a Line

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"So this line - is it imaginary or do I need to get you a marker?"

7. Because Everything is Always Better After These Two Kiss

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Or cuddle. Or have sex. Or banter. Or whatever. They're just perfect.

8. When Derek Misses Meredith So Much It Hurts Him

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And it hurts us too.

9. When Meredith Literally Builds a House of Candles

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wipes tears

10. When Derek Participated in Meredith's Dance Parties

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We always have to dance it out!

11. Their Shameless Hospital PDA

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So cute.

12. This Proposal

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I mean, COME ON.

13. When Derek Realizes that All You Really Need for a Wedding are Vows

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So they get married on a post-it, which hangs above their bed.

14. When Derek Sacrifices His Big Wedding for City Hall

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Relationship goals.

15. When They Adopt Zola

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After saving her life, Derek and Meredith decide to adopt Zola, who becomes the first of three children for our favorite duo.

16. And Boy, Do They Make Excellent Parents

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Princess Tea Party!

17. When They Laugh Together

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This happens often, but every time it does it always puts a smile on our faces.

18. When They Both Take Paternity/ Maternity Leave

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Once they have another baby, the two take time off together so that one of them isn't leaving the other alone.

19. When Derek Sits With Meredith During Her Surgery

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Even when Bailey tries to kick him out, he refuses to go.

20. When Derek Tells Meredith He Wants Another Baby

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"It's always been you."

21. When Meredith Tries to Save Derek After He Gets Shot

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"Don't you dare die on me, because that would be the worst breakup ever."

22. The Way They Love Their Children

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He's wearing a crown and she's wearing tiger ears.

23. When Meredith Let Derek Go

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sobs uncontrollably This was the hardest moment of our lives.

24. When Derek Wore His Lucky Red Shirt

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Even though Mer/Der is no longer technically a thing, we still look back fondly at their relationship throughout 11 seasons on Grey's. And it all started with this lucky red shirt.

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Have any more Mer/Der love? Share your favorite moments of these two in the comments below!