In honor of the present's twenty fifth anniversary, Burns talks about his resolution to abruptly depart the present in 2002, which left many viewers upset.
"You bear in mind how once we had been youthful, we used to run round and hang around with Blue and discover clues and discuss to Mr. Salt and freak out in regards to the mail and do all of the enjoyable stuff?" Burns says within the video.
"After which at some point, I used to be like, 'Oh hey, guess what? Huge information, I am leaving. This is my brother Joe, he is your new greatest pal,' after which I obtained on a bus and I left and we did not see one another for like a very very long time? Can we simply discuss that? Nice. As a result of I notice that was type of abrupt."
Sporting the shirt and hat he sported as host, Burns defined that he left to attend faculty. Burns mentioned faculty "was actually difficult by the best way, however nice as a result of I obtained to make use of my thoughts and take a step at a time and now I actually am doing lots of the issues that I needed 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 type of exhausting, you realize? I do know you realize."
Then got here the half that actually hit us within the feels.
"I needed to inform you that I actually could not have accomplished all of that with out your assist and in reality, all the assistance that you just helped me with once we had been youthful continues to be serving to me in the present day, proper now. And that is tremendous cool," Burns mentioned. "I assume I simply needed to say that in spite of everything these years, I by no means forgot you. Ever. And I am tremendous glad we're nonetheless associates."
Cue all the tears.