Cindy, How I Met your Mother
Cindy (Rachel Bilson)
In her initial episode, Cindy was introduced as just another ex-girlfriend of Ted’s. In her returning episodes, we found out Cindy had moved on from Ted and fell in love with a woman named Casey whom she married. The two of them had a daughter together. Cindy was also roommates with Ted’s wife Tracy, who she unknowingly had a crush on.
- 4 episodes.
Female love interests:
- Casey (Kaylee DeFer, lesbian, guest 2 episodes, wife)
Relationship story arc with a woman: No
Male love interests:
- Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor, main cast, 208 episodes)
Relationship story arc with a man: Yes
Male love interest after being identified as a lesbian? No
Filter Relationship Arc:
Storyline during sweeps? No
 A relationship story arc is defined as explicit, developed on screen, and lasting more than 3 episodes. It is listed as questionable or subtext if romance is only implied, mentioned instead of shown on screen, part of a dream sequence, or otherwise not explicit for the viewer.
 Sweeps episodes air in February, May, July and November, the periods when advertising rates are set. A character is marked as "sweeps" when there is a very limited number of episodes that address their sexuality, all air during sweeps period, and the storyline is otherwise ignore/dropped.