Do You Remember These 15 Shocking Moments From The Good Wife?

How well do you know the seven seasons of The Good Wife?

How well do you know the seven seasons of The Good Wife?

With The Good Wife coming to a close after seven seasons, let's take a look back at the wins, losses, triumphs, tragedies, and scandals Alicia Florrick has faced throughout the years.

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When Peter returned home from prison

When Peter returned home from prison

Naturally, it was an emotional moment for ex-State's Attorney Peter Florrick to reunite with his family after serving a stint in prison—but after all of his children's welcoming hugs he was equipped with an ankle monitor. After several months of imprisonment for corruption, Peter had returned to an awkward combination of upside-down pineapple cake and house arrest.

Watch "Fleas" (Season 1, Episode 16) on CBS All Access.
When Lockhart/Gardner took on Lemond Bishop

When Lockhart/Gardner took on Lemond Bishop

With the firm in dire financial straits, Will and Diane called in consultants to help them avoid layoffs (or the need to forgo Will's coveted season seats at Wrigley Field). With no light at the end of the tunnel, the two heads of the firm decided that representing a notorious drug kingpin was the best way to pull through. They were right—Bishop offered the company $200,000 upfront in cash

Watch "Fleas" (Season 1, Episode 16) on CBS All Access.
When Cary lost the open position at Lockhart/Gardner

When Cary lost the open position at Lockhart/Gardner

From the first time they met, Cary and Alicia knew that they were in competition for the one open position available at SLG. The entire first season, the scrappy duo fought—and won—huge cases for the firm, but Alicia was the one who came out on top.

Watch "Unplugged" (Season 1, Episode 21) on CBS All Access.
When Will left a second message for Alicia—that was never heard

When Will left a second message for Alicia—that was never heard

While Alicia stood in the hallway next to her husband, who was about to go onstage and announce his plans to run for governor, she received a call from Will Gardner. Alicia clearly shared Will's romantic feelings, but she insisted that she needed a plan for their relationship to work. Before Will had a chance to respond, Alicia had to hang up and join her husband at the podium.

Will called back, but the call went to her voicemail. He professed his love for her and that, even though he didn't have a plan, he would do anything to make it work. In one of the slimiest moves a person could make, Eli Gold deleted the voicemail before Alicia had a chance to listen to it.

Watch "Taking Control" (Season 2, Episode 1) on CBS All Access.
When Alicia discovered that Kalinda and Peter slept together

When Alicia discovered that Kalinda and Peter slept together

It was already difficult for Alicia to return to the professional world after taking more than a decade off to raise her children, not to mention carrying the private pain and public humiliation that followed her husband's scandal. While finding her stride at Lockhart/Gardner, Alicia became very close with the firm's private investigator, Kalinda. After spending days working side-by-side and nights putting back tequila shots and swapping personal stories, it meant a lot for Alicia to finally have a true friend. That was until she found out that Kalinda had slept with Peter just a few years prior.

Watch "In Sickness" (Season 2, Episode 21) on CBS All Access.
When Alicia and Will finally sealed the deal

When Alicia and Will finally sealed the deal

After separating from Peter after discovering his past tryst with Kalinda, Alicia and Will decided to celebrate their victory on an important case with shots at a hotel bar. Finally caving into their chemistry, the two decide to spend the night—in the hotel's $7,800 presidential suite, no less!

Watch "Closing Arguments" (Season 2, Episode 23) on CBS All Access.
When Will Gardner faced bribery charges

When Will Gardner faced bribery charges

Will Gardner's friendly basketball games with judges raised a few eyebrows—particularly Wendy Scott-Carr's. The special prosecutor failed at proving corruption and bribery, but Will was still suspended from practicing for six months in order to avoid disbarment from the Illinois Bar Association. 

Season 3, Episode 14 "Another Ham Sandwich"
When the firm faced bankruptcy

When the firm faced bankruptcy

After Will Garner’s 6-month suspension was lifted, the firm faced closure as Patti Nyholm joined Louis Canning's mission to drive the firm into bankruptcy. In the wake of their financial mess, the company had to take on a trustee to watch over their debt.

Season 4, Episode 1 "I Fought The Law"
When Will found out that Alicia and Cary were starting their own firm

When Will found out that Alicia and Cary were starting their own firm

When Alicia and Cary's plans to depart from Lockhart/Gardner were suddenly exposed, the firm—and Will's temper—exploded. After having Alicia escorted out by security, both firms began their fight to retain key clients.

Watch "Hitting The Fan" (Season 5, Episode 5) on CBS All Access.
When Diane Lockhart lost her chance to become a judge

When Diane Lockhart lost her chance to become a judge

Diane was elated when the received an offer from the Democratic ward and committee chairs to run for a position as a judge in the upcoming election. Initially assured she was a shoo-in for the position, the committee rescinded their support because of her firm's client roster.

Watch "The Next Day" (Season 5, Episode 6) on CBS All Access.
When a key character was murdered in open court

When a key character was murdered in open court

A deranged client managed to grab an officer's gun and open fire in the courtroom. While trying to evacuate the room and help protect others, one of the show's most important figures succumbed to their injuries and died. Alicia was one of the last people to receive the news as it rippled outward. The pain of that moment would never be forgotten, but we won't spoil it here if you're just catching up. Watch "Dramatics, Your Honor" (Season 5, Episode 15) on CBS All Access.
When Cary Agos was arrested

When Cary Agos was arrested

After Cary was charged with conspiracy to traffic drugs, he turned to Kalinda for help. She made an arrangement with Lemond Bishop: He would provide protection for Cary inside prison in exchange for a huge favor to be named. After handing her a cellphone so that he could reach her for whatever he might need, Lemond let it slip that the real perpetrator was trying to export drugs to Toronto through Chicago.

Watch "Hail Mary" (Season 6, Episode 11) on CBS All Access
When Kalinda found a way that Cary and she could avoid jail

When Kalinda found a way that Cary and she could avoid jail

After being given a prisoner's dilemma by the State of Illinois, Kalinda learned that Cary made an agreement to testify against Lemond Bishop in order to ensure her safety. Instead of testifying, Kalinda turned over incriminating evidence on the drug lord via a storage drive from Bishop's No. 2—saving both Cary and herself.

Watch "The Deconstruction" (Season 6, Episode 20) on CBS All Access
When Alicia was charged with voter fraud

When Alicia was charged with voter fraud

Although it was overwhelmingly clear that Alicia had done nothing wrong during her campaign for State's Attorney, she was still asked to step down by the Democratic Party and take the heat from the real source of the fraud: the state senate election. 

Watch "The Deconstruction" (Season 6, Episode 20) on CBS All Access
When Eli Gold admitted to deleting Will's voicemail

When Eli Gold admitted to deleting Will's voicemail

After being left in the dust by Courtney Paige, Eli Gold encouraged Alicia to fight for her relationship with Jason Crouse. He admitted to Alicia that he had held a secret from her for years—one that he had always regretted—and that he didn't want her to lose a chance at love. The secret? That he deleted Will Gardner's voicemail years ago to avoid distractions during Peter's election.

Watch "KSR" (Season 7, Episode 10) on CBS All Access