- Ted and John's friendship...although it gets rocky at times.
- Ted and John singing the thunder buddies song.
- Lori's wish brings Ted back to life.
- Young John having his wish to bring Ted to life comes true, and he finally has a friend.
- Lori and John's wedding at the end.
- Despite being popular whilst young, Ted never let the fame get to his head and stayed by John's side.
- In fact, the first time Ted becomes alive is Heartwarming. Though his first encounters with John and then his parents result in him scaring them, unintentionally, they quickly calm down and see that he means no harm as he just wants to be good friends with John.