After nine seasons of "How I Met Your Mother," it's inevitable that quite a few fans could have become attached to the characters. The word is that even Neil Patrick Harris cried during the finale. In fact, this meme perfectly describes the feeling.
That depressing moment when you realize that How I Met Your Mother tomorrow... pic.twitter.com/gika6sHYlP
— HIMYM Quotes (@itsHIMYMquotes) March 30, 2014
The sadness is so universal for the show's fans that they've created a hashtag for it called #himymfarewell. Everyone is dealing with their feelings differently. Some are expressing their eternal gratitude for the friends they made thanks to the show.
the best part of himym is the friends you make along the way. I am SO grateful for the people the show has brought t my life. #HIMYMFarewell
— kianna ⭐️ (@killamstyles) March 31, 2014
Some are coping by making their own graphics to bid the show goodbye.
— Barney Moriarty ☂ (@DetectiveOf221B) March 31, 2014
Others are focusing in on answers to the threads that have been left untied ... until tonight!
I'll know where the pineapple came from in less than 12 hours #HIMYMFarewell
— Winter soldier (@iamhaniya) March 31, 2014
It's a perfect time to share the show's best quotes, and plenty of fans are doing that to quell their feelings of dread.
— Alyssa ❀ (@Aly_xoxo_) March 31, 2014
There's also the "follow Neil Patrick Harris' example" approach, which is understandable considering the entire Internet loves this guy.
— Sarah Laug (@nucksaid) March 31, 2014
And a few are simply inconsolable, if not a little dramatic.
— Miles Curley (@mileSCurley) March 31, 2014
Someone get this guy a tissue.