Who discovered it? A special song is of particular importance to Ted (Josh Radnor) on the cult series “How I Met Your Mother.” Yet hardly any viewer should have noticed how subtly seasons 1 and 9 are connected …
Anyone who has seen the series “How I Met Your Mother” to the end will surely remember the episode “How I Met Your Mother” from Season 9. Ted (Josh Radnor) tells his kids that while he must have heard Tracy “the mother” McConnell (Cristin Milioti) sing the song “La vie en rose” countless times, he never put it out of his mind for the first time. Will and this version will always be his favorite. Back then, Tracy was singing the chanson on her balcony and playing the ukulele.
But do you remember when you first heard the famous chanson of singer Edith Piaf on the show? As a Reddit users who is now enjoying “How I Met Your Mother” again, “La vie en rose” can already be heard in the first season of the cult series. In the episode “Nochevieja” (“The Limousine”), Robin, Ted & Co.’s circle of friends celebrate New Year’s Eve in a limousine. Since Robin’s (Cobie Smulders) date doesn’t make it to the meeting point in time for the New Year, Ted promises the sad friend the midnight kiss. And what melody silently plays in the background when the two of you kiss? “La Vie en rose”!
Fans of the series who are on the platform. Reddit move, see in the small, but fine and very loving detail, further proof that your favorite series is well composed and that the filmmakers left nothing to chance.