Lily Aldrin (Alyson Hannigan) is a kindergarten teacher and an aspiring artist. Lily was originall engaged to Marshall before they broke it off for her to try and be an artist in California. However, she returned to him after her fellowship ended and the two quickly married by the end of season two.
Marshall: Lily, when Evel Knievel sat his stride to star spangled rocket to the on the rim of Snake River Canon, do you think his wife said get down from there?
Lily: For the last time I am not Linda Knievel. I will never be Linda Knievel
Marshall: You don't need to remind me
Barney: People often ask me "Barney how is that you're so psyched so much of the time"?
Lily: By who? Who asks you that? edit Â»