'How I Met Your Mother' Finale: The Mother's Name is Revealed!
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It was a bittersweet ending for How I Met Your Mother, which had it’s series finale episode on Monday (March 31) following nine seasons on the air.
We finally got the answers to some major questions that viewers had throughout the series, including how Ted met his children’s mom and also what her name is.
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Ted decides to leave the wedding early and finds himself at the bus stop talking to an old woman about the bass player. She tells him to go back and find her at the wedding, but then she happens to show up there. He tells the old woman that he’s not going to go for it as he is moving. At the end of the episode, we see that he does muster up the courage to talk to the bass player and they chat about the initials on her umbrella being the same as his – TM. We then find out she is named TRACY McCONNELL!
Some other big things that happened during the episode were the reveal that Barney and Robin eventually got divorced because her work schedule was too travel heavy. He ended up getting a random woman pregnant in 2019 though.
We also find out that Marshall and Lily had a third child.
Finally, we find out that Ted and Tracy (The Mother) didn’t get married until after they had Penny and Luke. It took them seven years to finally tie the knot!
In the end, the mother actually dies and Ted gets permission from his kids to go out with Robin!