'How I Met Your Mother' - 'The Lighthouse': Just end up with her already

OK, "How I Met Your Mother." That lovely scene toward the end of Monday's (Nov. 4) episode? More of that, please -- considerably more.The promise revealed in the Season 9 premiere returned to some degree in "The Lighthouse." The episode marks the first time we've seen the Mother since the premiere, and although we don't see her in the present, her one flash-forward scene is a beauty.After Ted takes Lily's bad advice* and agrees to take Cassie and her sprained ankle to the Farhampton lighthouse**, he laments to Lily that he ruined the spot for that future someone he really does love. (*Bad advice, at least, in the context of this episode and Ted's fairly apparent incompatibility with Cassie. Nonetheless, her "Stop being an idiot and just end up with her already" is pretty much what a significant portion of the audience has to be saying at this point.)(**Ted Mosby: No longer vomit-free since ......



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