What started as a regular Ol' One Direction concert which would only be enjoyed by the thousands of screaming tween fans clawing their eyes out to get a better view, ended as something far more people could appreciate.
Harry Styles, with his long lanky locks, took a mighty spill on stage.
In another world without computers, this event would pass in an instant.
Luckily, we live in this world.
Purportedly, One Direction means something to some people.
So when The Cute One/The Bad Boy/The Muslim One Zayn Malik announced he was leaving mega-popular 1D, the earth stopped on its axis and the nuclear winter that descended reflected the insides of our souls.
Here's what that looked like on social media: