Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez: The Way They Were

Depending upon how closely you’ve been keeping tabs on the pulse of the celebrity singles scene, you may have already heard the sad news that Selena Gomez has officially called it quits on her romance with boy-toy Justin Bieber… and okay depending on how big a Belieber you are, you may not agree with us on the “sad” part. (Just take it easy, would-be rebounds; the latest reports from the breakup’s frontlines say that Biebs is still looking to woo her back.)

But while we wait for the final word from the gossip mill on whether their relationship is just on a break or actually broke, let’s take a look back at the way they were! Just click through for a gallery of pretty little pictures of Selena and Justin from less-troubled times: smooching at a basketball game, canoodling on the red carpet, sharing the stage at the VMAs. Because whether you’re heartbroken for their heartbreak, or secretly celebrating the newly single status of one or the other of these crazy kids, you’ve gotta admit: They made a pretty cute couple.

Check out Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez’s break-up timeline.

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