ian somerhalderGood news for those of you in love with Ian Somerhalder; bad news for those of you in love with Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev as a couple. After over three years of dating, Ian and Nina have broken up. Moment of silence. Okay, now quietly rejoice.

The couple, who met on the set of The Vampire Diaries, first went public with their relationship in 2011, and although they've decided to part sexy ways, Ian and Nina "will continue to  remain best friends, which is where the relationship started." Yeah. Okay. Sure they will.

It's always a bummer when couples who seem to be the real deal break up. I, like many, though Ian and Nina really were in it for the long haul. They appeared to be super into each other and down to earth. But general sadness aside, can we just take a moment to digest the fact that "Oh, my God! Christian Grey is single!!!"

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No, Ian hasn't officially been cast in Fifty Shades of Grey, but come on. If he's not, what are we all doing on this planet? Why are we living? He is Christian Grey. And a single Christian Grey is much hotter than a Christian Grey with a hot, raven-haired girlfriend.

I'm sure these two will have no problems moving on and finding love elsewhere -- as they should. But for the time being, a single Ian wouldn't be the worst thing in the world.

What do you think of Ian and Nina's breakup?

 

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