Chris Evans farewell his role as Captain America and his goodbye message is guarantee to make you weep.
Our dream boyfriend Chris Evans took to Twitter Thursday morning after wrapping production on Avengers 4. And his message is the first sort-of, kind-of official confirmation from the actor that he’s hanging up his iconic shield.
“Officially wrapped on Avengers 4,” he wrote on Twitter. “It was an emotional day to say the least. Playing this role over the last eight years has been an honor. To everyone in front of the camera, behind the camera, and in the audience, thank you for the memories! Eternally grateful.”
And if this isn’t proof why water-resistant mascara exists, then we don’t know what is!
As Chris Evans farewell his role as Captain America, fans poured bittersweet messages mourning the actor’s departure. Even Evan’s fellow celebrities—and one certain mentally unstable, disfigured antihero— took to twitter to salute the first Avenger.
Click through our photo gallery to see the ugly-cry-worthy reactions to the news that Chris Evans will no longer play Captain America. Thanos might as well come and destroy our planet now.