Falling in love is risky. There’s a good chance somebody’s heart will be broken, and it’s not always a metaphorical break. These types of love stories don’t end until someone is bleeding out on the floor.
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How could be a pair of people who loved each so much be so fatal to one another? Perhaps they were never really in love after all and were only looking to screw each other over. Others find themselves sacrificing their love lives in order to do the right thing.
These TV couples certainly had their reasons for wanting to kill their significant others. Was it better to have loved and killed than to have never loved at all?
Bortus & Klyden - The Orville
Bortus and Klyden’s marriage has been tested during their time on The Orville. They’ve stayed together, but the road ahead probably won’t be smooth if the Moclan females rights movement continues gaining traction. A Moclan divorce — aka fatally stabbing your spouse — can’t be ruled out.
Jack & Irina - Alias
Being in love with a spy from a rival agency may be exciting but it sure ain't easy. Jack and Irina had one child together and attempted to kill each other several times over.
Beth & Rio - Good Girls
Beth and Rio’s relationship has always been volatile. Rio pushed things too far when he kidnapped Turner and told Beth to kill him. Instead Beth turned the gun on Rio.
Sam & Madison - Supernatural
Sam and Madison’s relationship was too sweet to last. As a werewolf, she posed an enormous danger to everyone around her. At her bequest, Sam put her out of her misery.
Desna & Roller - Claws
Most couples realize the relationship is over when you intend to kill your significant other. Desna and Roller, on the other hand, seem to believe each murder attempt makes them miss the other more.
Buffy & Angel - Buffy the Vampire Slayer
When Angel lost his soul, Buffy lost her boyfriend and picked up a deadly adversary. Willow's spell to restore Angelus back to Angel worked, but it was too late. To save the world, Buffy had to stab the guy she loved and banish him to hell.