Sesame English
Plot Tingo leaves the US (part 1)
Writer Billy Aronson
Director Greg Lehane

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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Tingo's exchange program is ending and he will soon be leaving the United States. He and Niki pack his things and recall events from Tingo's stay (like when Niki gave Tingo a stuffed gorilla, when a gorilla was loose in the house and when they chased a chicken, all of which are shown in flashback). Tingo is sad his stay is coming to an end, then rushes to pack when he realizes how soon his flight is.
Cartoon The jungle creatures dance and form a 20.
Muppets Grover asks Elmo to help him remember part of the alphabet. Elmo gets all the way to Y, but Grover at least knows the letter Z. (beginning edited)
Muppets Live at the Nestropolitan: Madame Alma Cluck sings "Il Alphabetto." (edited)
(First: Episode 122: Niki's Thanksgiving Disaster)
SCENE 2 As Tingo and Niki pack some more, they recall even more memories - Tingo getting a bowling ball stuck on his fingers and Niki preparing Thanksgiving dinner.
SCENE 2 cont'd Niki inexplicably has to leave without telling Tingo where or why. Tingo hears his taxi arriving and wonders where Niki could be.
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Grover and John-John count to 20.

SCENE 3 Tingo sings "We Had Fun," describing what a wonderful experience he had living with Niki (over a montage of scenes from previous episodes). His taxi alerts him it's time to leave, but Niki is still gone...

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