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Plane break-up: Woman live tweets couple's in-flight break-up as plane delayed

Published 24/08/2015

Plane break-up couple Pic Kelly Keegs @keegs141
Plane break-up couple Pic Kelly Keegs @keegs141

It's hard to find an event that isn't being live tweeted these days - but now break-ups can be added to the list.

A couple breaking up during a delayed flight has taken the Internet by storm as New Yorker Kelly Keeg live tweeted the whole thing.

Guy: I don't care. Girl: IM GLAD YOU DONT CARE

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

As the plane waited on the tarmac to depart Ms Keeg took to Twitter as she overheard, what transpired to be quite an emotional break-up unfold right before her.

Now only did she keep herself entertained, thousands came along for the ride as social media users joined in and watched and engaged with her commentary on the 90-minute long row.

At one point she tweeted: "This is the greatest plane delay I've ever had".

#Planebreakup was even trending on Twitter at one point - and such was the amount of tweets, retweets and mentions Kelly was receiving it caused her phone to freeze.

She tweeted: "Everytime I open Twitter my phone freezes because of the mentions.

"Now I know how One Direction must feel #PlaneBreakup".

Girl: "ITSJUST SO MEAN. DO I DESERVE THIS? WHY ARE TOU BRINGING THIS UP"

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

"Idon't want to be this girl. I don't want to be her. I want to be my best for you and YOU WONT LET ME"

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

"Isthat what you're starting to do with me? Just slow fade me OUT? Just like the others?"

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

Guy: "Youneed to calm down" Girl: "Tome I just really thought, you know, this was going to go somewhere"

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

Girl: "youshould probably just stop talking. Just stop TALKING!!"

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

"I'm going to ask Charlotte. I'm going to ask her the minute we get home and we'll see if your STORIES MATCH" (Omgscandal who's Charlotte?)

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

Guy: "Ican't discuss this anymore." Girl: "soI'm not worth your time????"

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

We took off, they immediately ordered SIX vodkas and Bloody Mary mix for the 50 minute flight and chugged them in silence between makeouts

— Kelly Keegs(@keegs141) August 24, 2015

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