Ah, Japril. The romance that started in calamity—never forget when April (Sarah Drew) left her fiancé standing at the altar to run off with Jackson (Jesse Williams)—and ended in tragedy. The couple eloped and discovered she was pregnant. April gave birth to Samuel, their son after the unborn baby died. The couple divorced in season 11. However, a brief stand led to Harriet being born in season 12. Drew was back in the series with Matthew, her jilted boyfriend.Justin BrueningJackson) spontaneously married him.

Japril’s fans did have a place to call home in the 17th season of Grey’s, when April returned from Jackson’s trip to finish it. Specifically, after Jackson decided to move to Boston to lead the foundation in its fight for racial equity, a newly single April made the decision to move to the east coast with their daughter Harriet—leaving hope that these two may reunite in the future.

The finale of season 18 will feature the following: Grey’sThe creative team has confirmed Japril was romantically reunited when they kissed in this episode.