EVE prepares to leave in sorrow, WALL-E’s grip on her hand tighten. His eyes then adjust, and he calls her name, making her overjoyed. The kiss and the power of love have rebooted his memory. WALL-E is surprised upon waking up to see that they are holding hands. WALL-E and EVE help the Captain and Axiom passengers start a new life on Earth, and they spend the rest of their lives together. Several years later, WALL-E is still together with EVE, holding hands as the two observe a large tree, which has grown from the same plant that WALL-E had discovered at the beginning of the film.