Tom Hanks' best friend Wilson finally washed up at a hockey game 15 years later.

Tom Hanks' best friend Wilson finally washed up at a hockey game 15 years later.
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All that Castaway fanfic I wrote is finally coming to life!

ICYMI at the #NYR game last night Tom Hanks and Wilson were finally reunited! #BFF

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A happy ending! It only took 15 years, but Tom Hanks and his island companion Wilson met again at a Rangers game on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden. Hard to imagine how this happened aside from magic or a cynical set-up, but Hanks seems genuinely abashed at being on the jumbotron, and then just as genuinely delighted to see a painted volleyball. Then he and Wilson chant, "Let's go Rangers!" like they've never been apart.

And if you forgot the painful rift that separated them:

Hold your friends close today.

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