Viewers spent the most part of a decade following Ted's very long and very bumpy journey to finding the love of his life. Although we don't actually get to meet the mother until the very end of the show, the journey was definitely the best part. With many memorable moments and hilarious scenarios it will go down in sitcom history as one of the best.
From the very first episode, fans were hooked. Marshall, Lily, Ted, Barney and Robin became the modern day Friends. Ranging from Ted and Robin's will-they-won't-they romance to Barney's over elaborated and often extremely theatrical plots to entice women, we couldn't wait to see what came next.
After nine seasons, you probably think you know everything there is to know about Marshall, Lily, Ted, Barney and Robin - how they like their drinks or their favourite football team, but can you remember the very first words spoken by these characters?
Answers at the end!