How I Met Your Mother: Season 4, Episode 22

Right Place Right Time (4 May 2009)

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Ted recounts the series of random events that lead up to the chance meeting with the woman who would eventually become his wife.

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Ted is telling his children about a series of seemingly unrelated events that took place in 2009 all at around the same time: Robin getting food poisoning and vomiting on air; Barney miscalculating that a Czech super model will be his two hundredth sex partner; and Marshall overusing poster sized charts he has made up by the graphics department at GNB. Why is he telling them these stories in combination? Because they all led to him standing on a certain street corner at a certain time which resulted in him meeting their mother. As Ted is standing on that corner at that time, he is tapped on the shoulder by... Written by Huggo

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Marshall's Venn diagram with Cecilia at the intersection of the two circles is a reference to the lyrics of the Simon and Garfunkel song, "Cecilia". The opening lines of this song are, "Cecilia, you're breaking my heart / you're shaking my confidence daily..." See more »

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When Ted remembers the time they made an intervention about Marshal's graphs, he refers that if happened when Marshal started to work for Goliath National Bank but at that time Ted wasn't yet a independent architect as it was shown. Also, Lily didn't appear in the intervention. See more »

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Narrator: Kids, I've been telling you the story of how I met your mother, and while there's many things to learn from this story, this may be the biggest. The great moments of your life won't necessarily be the things you do, they'll also be the things that happen to you. Now, I'm not saying you can't take action to affect the outcome of your life, you have to take action, and you will. But never forget that on any day, you can step out the front door and your whole life can change forever. You see, the ...
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THE best episode of how i met your mother...of ALL time
6 May 2009 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

I must say.. this has got to be THE best episode of how i met your mother.. i must say the beginning kept me in suspense.. and never could we guess that the "mother" was actually Stella... for episode after episode..season after season...they've finally revealed who the mother was... and of course in touching Ted Mosby fashion..Does this mean that the show is ending its run soon?That is what i though..the questioned title of the series has been answered at last. It was a really touching episode..for me and im sure ALL of the how i met your mother fan base. And you think that's the end of it?During the closing,with Barney Stinson pondering about his 200th love conquest..Robin shows up and he looks at her like...i hv no word or adjective to describe his body language.just superb sitcom writing..


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