And thanks to this anonymous buyer, countless children from a newer, younger generation will derive joy from Toys R Us toys one last time, just like so many kids that came before them.
By the end of the day Friday all Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores across the USA will be closed for good.
Another poster has a letter from Geoffrey that reads: 'One day, all of us will get separated from each other.
The most recent set of photos, posted on Thursday night, shows the empty store in the moments before employees locked the doors for the last time.
Toys "R" Us has closed all of its stores, with the United Kingdom shops shutting up in April and their USA counterparts closing yesterday.
'My heart is breaking, ' Johnpiere wrote. You'll be missed Geoffrey the Giraffe'. The store has made many countless peoples' faces light up over the past 70 years.
Troubles for Toys R Us have also shaken big toy makers like Mattel and Hasbro. Days before filing for bankruptcy, Toys "R" Us executives drew millions in bonuses, a scenario that didn't sit well with rank-and-file workers. Whether this leads to a relaunched store is anyone's guess, but the brand as a whole isn't dead regardless, as the division of Toys "R" Us in Canada is still open for business.
In the UK, Toys R Us shut its final locations in April, but watching the animal waving goodbye really marks an end of an era.