The seventh season received mixed reviews. The parts that had little or nothing to do with things to come were quite good; the parts that were all about the future made me roll my eyes and ask, for the umpteenth time, 'Really? Lifetime's four-year licensing deal includes up to eight seasons of "Mother", should the CBS comedy run that long. The first season was met with generally favorable reviews from critics, though some compared the series unfavorably to Friends. As a framing deviceTed, in the yearrecounts to his son and daughter the events that led him to meet their mother.
Marshall and Lily move to their new apartment and debate over whether or not they are ready to have children.
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The sixth season received generally positive reviews. After enduring numerous emotional breakdowns, Marshall's friends step in, and Barney, using sly catchphrases and pick-up lines, tries to get Marshall back in the dating game. Robin becomes roommates with Ted and gets a job as an anchor for a 4 AM news show after Barney submits her video resume. Future Ted reveals that Robin is not the mother after referring to her as " Aunt Robin". Cindy McLennan of Television Without Pity gave the season a mixed review, and at the end of the season wrote: Ted decides that being an architect is leading nowhere, and finally decides instead to become a college professor.