In honor of the present’s twenty fifth anniversary, Burns talks about his determination to abruptly depart the present in 2002, which left many viewers upset.
“You bear in mind how once we have been youthful, we used to run round and hang around with Blue and discover clues and discuss to Mr. Salt and freak out concerning the mail and do all of the enjoyable stuff?” Burns says within the video.
“After which sooner or later, I used to be like, ‘Oh hey, guess what? Massive information, I am leaving. Here is my brother Joe, he is your new greatest buddy,’ after which I acquired on a bus and I left and we did not see one another for like a extremely very long time? Can we simply speak about that? Nice. As a result of I notice that was sort of abrupt.”
Sporting the shirt and hat he sported as host, Burns defined that he left to attend school. Burns mentioned faculty “was actually difficult by the best way, however nice as a result of I acquired to make use of my thoughts and take a step at a time and now I actually am doing most of the issues that I wished to do.”
He additionally famous all the accomplishments each he and the viewers have had.
“I imply, we began out with clues and now, it is what?” Burns mentioned. “Pupil loans and jobs and households? And a few of it has been sort of onerous, you recognize? I do know you recognize.”
Then got here the half that actually hit us within the feels.
“I wished to let you know that I actually could not have carried out all of that with out your assist and in reality, all the assistance that you simply helped me with once we have been youthful continues to be serving to me at the moment, proper now. And that is tremendous cool,” Burns mentioned. “I assume I simply wished to say that in any case these years, I by no means forgot you. Ever. And I am tremendous glad we’re nonetheless mates.”
Cue all the tears.