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A man named Ted tells his kids how he met the love of his life, through flashbacks, years in the future. The bored kids sit on the sofa and listen as dad regales them with tales of his pursuit of romance.

Premiered: September 19, 2005

Rating: TV-14

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Last Forever: Part Two Season 9, Episode 24 Mar 31, 2014 Subscription

Ted finally finishes telling his kids the story of how he met their mother.

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Fri Mar 27 10:00pm
Shelter Island(Season 4, Episode 5) WGNA

Ted and Stella decide to get married in three days, but the reappearance of their exes puts a damper on the occasion. Lucy: Darcy Rose Byrnes. Tony: Jason Jones.

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Happily Ever After(Season 4, Episode 6) WGNA

While out with his friends, Ted bumps into a past acquaintance whom he'd rather avoid, prompting everyone to discuss how they would react in the same situation. Eric Braeden guest stars.

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Mystery Vs. History(Season 7, Episode 6) NIK

Ted goes on a date without checking her out online first; and Lily and Marshall come to terms with the question of knowing the gender of their baby.