They may not have been a couple at this point, but Jamie’s trust that Claire could fix his dislocated shoulder was enough to tip viewers off for their future relationship.
Respect (Season 1, Episode 7)
One favorite among fans in the infamous wedding episode, but it’s more than just a milestone for the couple. In this episode, Jamie and Claire repeatedly show how they respect one another by not rushing to begin their wedding night. Instead they take time to get to know each other better with some good conversation.
Decisions (Season 1, Episode 11)
Once Jamie learns the truth about Claire’s origins, he gives her the decision to return to her own time. His selflessness and her unwillingness to leave prove they’re meant to be.
Modern Times (Season 1, Episode 12)
Anytime Claire tells Jamie about the future is entertaining, but the first time she really opens up about it proves how much they love each other. Rather than being scared by Claire’s stories, Jamie is fascinated by Claire’s tales of airplanes and more.
No Giving Up (Season 1, Episode 16)
Claire’s unwillingness to give up on Jamie following his assault by Jack Randall shows how strong she is when it comes to fighting for what she loves. Jamie doesn’t make it easy, but you know if the situation was reversed he would do the same for her.
Making Plans (Season 2, Episode 1)
The couple that plots together stays together as they attempt to thwart the impending Battle of Culloden in Season 2. Sure, Jamie and Claire may not have been successful in their efforts, but their willingness to support each other is totally a relationship goal.
Night Out (Season 2, Episode 2)
Jamie’s reaction to Claire’s Versailles look is both hilarious and completely characteristic of their relationship. At first he’s doubtful and fears drawing negative attention, but he’s quickly appeased when Claire tells him that she chose the dress for him. The sweet moment is one of the best light exchanges between the pair.
Hard Times (Season 2, Episode 7)
After the stillbirth of their daughter Faith, Claire feels anger towards Jamie, but she puts it aside and comes out stronger because of it. The difficult situation proves that the couple can make it through almost anything.
Faking It (Season 2, Episode 9)
In order to gain information from a captured soldier, Claire fakes being a prisoner herself and Jamie’s quick to see her ruse. They’re ability to communicate without speaking is another quality that makes their relationship ideal.
Goodbyes (Season 2, Episode 13)
While it’s never easy saying goodbye, these two made the tough choice to part ways for the sake of their unborn child. The decision was emotional, but their mutual understanding only solidifies their time-bending bond.
Reunited (Season 3, Episode 6)
When Jamie and Claire finally reunite, their ability to see past the details of time show that they’re truly soulmates. What other long-lost loves would compliment each other’s aging so sweetly?
For Better or Worse (Season 3, Episode 8)
Even though Claire is upset when she learns that Jamie married Laoghaire during her absence, she still takes care of him after he gets shot. If that’s not love, what is?
Limitless (Season 3, Episode 11)
Jamie and Claire’s love has stood the test of time, and even when they reunite after years apart, Jamie will stop at nothing to find his wife when she is separated from him. Their dramatic beach reunion is true to their style and surprisingly touching.
Extreme Lengths (Season 3, Episode 13)
Jamie and Claire trek through the jungles of Jamaica in order to save their daughter and rescue young Ian from death. Their stamina and resolve to do whatever it takes to accomplish their mutual goal proves they’re a team like no other.
Braver Together (Season 4, Episode 3)
After finding themselves in the Americas at the end of Season 3, Jamie and Claire decide to make a life together in the States. The decision means facing plenty of challenges, but this couple is always braver together.
Family Time (Season 4, Episode 9)
Even though Jamie only meets his daughter for the first time in Season 4, he treats Bree in a way that complements Claire’s role as a mother. Their family time together only boosts the warm and fuzzy feelings that Claire and Jamie create on their own.
Outlander's Jamie (Sam Heughan) and Claire Fraser (Caitriona Balfe) are known best for their iconic time-traversing love story, so it's no surprise that they've had plenty of "relationship goal" moments.
Since debuting in 2014, the Starz drama has captured viewers attention and hearts, and with Season 5 on the horizon, we're feeling particularly nostalgic. So much so, we've decided to look back on some of the Frasers' finest moments, from the hilarious highs to the heartbreaking lows.