The gift is then revealed to be the picture from the main credits (Ted has 2 more wedding gifts left to give). Lily learns about Marshall getting kicked from the flight, and might not make it to the wedding, which causes her to pay the bartender at The Farhampton Inn 0 to replace her glass of alcohol every time she isn't holding a glass (which becomes a running gag).
We learn that Ted had given the Locket to Stella back when they were dating, and that he went to L. After learning that James is getting a divorce, Lily drunk, tells Barney by mistake.
We see a flashforward of Ted/The Mother visiting The Farhampton Inn one year after they met.
Lily discovers a list of all the things that Ted wants to do before moving to Chicago, and discovers that he's been avoiding Barney from the incident that happened in Something Old .
After a lecture from Lily, she convinces Ted to have his one last drink with Barney, who when approaching him, reveals he saw Ted/Robin holding hands in the rain, and Ted drops an expensive bottle of scotch.
Barney throws a fit, and replaces Ted as Best Man with William Zabka .
Season 9 of How I Met Your Mother aired during the 2013-2014 television season. How I Met Your Mother was renewed for a ninth and final season on December 22nd, 2012, with an official announcement made by CBS on January 30th, 2013.
The season begins with Ted and Lily driving to Farhampton, Ted starts being really annoying with his roadtrip facts, and doucheyness.Lily gets upset at him, so she gets out of the car, and takes a train to Farhampton. Lily is stressed about not seeing Marvin for a week, and The Mother comforts Lily (offers her cookies, which The Mother refers to as Sumbitches).Marshall's mom keeps posting annoying photos on Facebook, and puts one up revealing Marshall's new judgeship.Marshall freaks out, and refuses to get off the phone with his mother on the plane, while trying to talk her through how to remove the photo, before Lily sees it.Marshall's freak out causes him, and another passenger to get kicked from the flight.The photo is removed before Lily sees it, but not before Lily comes to the conclusion that Ted was annoying to get rid of her to give the locket to Robin.