2013 Shocking Celebrity Breakups and Divorces (PHOTOS)

We obsess over the love lives of celebrities, imagining their incredible romances, whirlwind affairs, and fairy tales for the ages. But as much as we dream for them, sometimes relationships don’t end like they do in our imaginations. And while we wish we could all go back to middle school, bake a cake filled with rainbows and smiles, and make everything better, sometimes we just have to say goodbye.

2013 was kind of a tough year for celebrity love. Click through the gallery to see which of the couples that have broken up this year were the most shocking of all. Remember to keep your tissues handy!