It was one of the most epic TV deaths in Australian history.
When Patrick died on Offspring the hearts of women across Australia shattered.
Not only was he a well-loved character but the moments on camera were so real and raw it was impossible to not be affected by the events of the show.
Now the co-creator of the hit program, Debra Oswald, talks to Mia Freedman about what it was like to write that scene.
You can watch below for more from this interview.
Debra talks to Mia about the perks of being an empty nester.