One love story that did seem to get its happy ending was the union was between Kat Slater and Alfie Moon.
The pair weren't without their ups and downs, but on Christmas Day in 2005 Kat married the man she loved and got her man in the moon she had dreamed of as a little girl.
But will the duo have had their fairytale ending when they come back to our screens at the end of 2010? Only time will tell!
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