...that whatever villainous things the characters in the show do they never stop loving each other". http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/dynasty-modern-era-revival-details-1026164 Is that the central thing that held the show together for 9 seasons? Really? Barf. Esther's fading memory aside, what do you think was the principal reason this show remained on air for 9 seasons - apart from its excellent casting, of course?