Young Sheldon finale DEVASTATES fans who are left in tears over heartbreaking ... trends now

Young Sheldon finale DEVASTATES fans who are left in tears over heartbreaking ... trends now

Young Sheldon viewers were reduced to tears following the emotional finale – which saw Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reprise their roles as Sheldon Cooper and Amy Fowler from The Big Bang Theory to reunite for the first time in five years. 

After seven seasons, the beloved CBS prequel ended with two heart-wrenching episodes on Thursday night.

The penultimate installment – titled Funeral – kicked off with George Cooper Sr's open casket funeral after his sudden death following a heart attack at work.

In another gut punch, Young Sheldon, played by Iain Armitage, decided he didn't want to say goodbye to his father before the burial and was wracked with guilt. 

Young Sheldon viewers were left in floods of tears following the emotional finale of the CBS series

Young Sheldon viewers were left in floods of tears following the emotional finale of the CBS series 

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reprised their Big Bang Theory characters Sheldon Cooper and Amy Fowler for the first time in five years

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reprised their Big Bang Theory characters Sheldon Cooper and Amy Fowler for the first time in five years

The closing chapter, Memoir, which saw the 14-year-old discover he would be going to CalTech, also jumped into the future to reveal Amy and Sheldon had two children, son Leonard and a daughter.

The finale moment showed Sheldon arriving on the campus, with a man asking him: 'You lost?'

'No. I'm exactly where I'm supposed to be,' he replied as the series, which launched in September 2017, concluded.

Fans voiced their heartache as the series with many claiming the devastating scenes had reduced them to tears.

'My face is literally soaked in tears watching this Young Sheldon finale lmao,' wrote one viewer on X. 'I didn't expect this to be so heartbreaking.'

Another posted: 'Young Sheldon Finale. I am totally heartbroken. To watch Sheldon and Amy one more time, it is just so sad.'

A third said: 'Young Sheldon finale was beautiful, I'm crying.'

A fourth added: 'Not the finale of Young Sheldon making me shed so many tears.' 

Young Sheldon fans didn't hold back their heartache following the conclusion of the series and flooded social media while sobbing

Young Sheldon fans didn't hold back their heartache following the conclusion of the series and flooded social media while sobbing

'The finale of Young Sheldon was everything it needed to be and more!' a fifth wrote. 'Tears were a lot, but I enjoyed every moment of the two episodes that aired.

'I will miss the cast being in that show more than people will know. Thanks for the memories and a pure comfort show for me.'

Viewers last saw Amy and Sheldon together in the finale of The Big Bang Theory, which aired for 12 seasons on CBS from September 2007 to May 2019.

In one of the flash forward scenes that aired on Thursday, Amy told Sheldon that he needed to get ready for their son's hockey game.

'Oh, I'm not going to that,' Sheldon said while showing Amy his first laptop from 1994.

'Terrific. What do you mean you're not going?' Amy replied.

'Children on skates hitting a rubber puck with a stick. Why would I want to see that?,' Sheldon said.

'Because Leonard is your son, and he is one of those children,' snapped Amy, revealing they named their boy after Sheldon's best friend and roommate Leonard Leakey Hofstadter, who was played by Johnny Galecki on The Big Bang

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