'How I Met Your Mother' might have taken a bit of a break these past few weeks, but CBS' most beloved comedy will be back on April 15 with the first of four new episodes to take us straight through to the end of the season. Next week's "Romeward Bound" will see Lily and Marshall placed at a difficult crossroads for their future, but does Marshall already have it made? Find out what takes' How I Met Your Mother' to Italy inside!

'How I Met Your Mother' season 8 will soon reach its peak when the CBS comedy returns next Monday for the first of four remaining episodes in the season, and already Marshall and Lily have some big decisions to make. The latest photos from Monday's all-new episode "Romeward Bound" see Marshall living it up in Italy, 'Godfather' parodies and all, but what could have Lily looking so sad?

From CBS' official description of "Romeward Bound":

When The Captain asks Lily to move to Rome for a year to be his art consultant, she fears that Marshall will resent her. Meanwhile, Ted and Barney become obsessed with a girl who is hiding her amazing body under a puffy coat.

We weren't too keen on 'How I Met Your Mother's last out-there episode "The Time Travelers," so will "Romeward Bound" get things back on track? What big events do the final four episodes have in store? Check out the latest photos from Monday's all-new episode below, and give us your predictions for 'How I Met Your Mother's season finale in the comments!