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The WWE's Tribute Video to Daniel Bryan

On today's episode of RAW, the WWE aired a short one-minute video tribute to Daniel Bryan's incomparable career before he officially announced his retirement.

While short on moments and actual story-telling, the video captures Bryan's greatest gift to pro wrestling's fandom: the pure joyfulness of a man who loves what he does, and loves everyone in the industry sharing in the same myths, moments, and legends as he does.

We're now at the official close of the Daniel Bryan era as he bid the WWE Universe goodbye as an active in-ring competitor.

Daniel Bryan Addresses the WWE Universe
#ThankYouDanielBryan #RAW
Posted by WWE on Monday, 8 February 2016

But if there's one feeling he leaves us all with, it's the feeling of gratitude.

Daniel Bryan Retires in Front of His Family
Daniel Bryan is grateful... #RAW #ThankYouDanielBryan
Posted by WWE on Monday, 8 February 2016

Damn those invisible ninjas slicing onions.

What is your ultimate Daniel Bryan memory, Henrinites? Leave us your thoughts in the comments below. In the meantime, here's one last "YES! YES! YES!" moment with the four-time world champion.

One final #YES chant for Daniel Bryan on WWE Network! #ThankYouDanielBryan
Posted by WWE on Monday, 8 February 2016

[UPDATE] Here's the real deal!

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