05/08/2014 02:24 pm ET Updated May 08, 2014

Cat Stuck In A T-Shirt Is Basically You After Your Last Breakup

According to a popular theory, there are five stages of dealing with grief: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and finally, acceptance. And while it's usually applied to death, let's be honest, it can easily describe coping with something as mind-boggingly awful as getting dumped.

But what's the point of telling you all this when we have photos of a cat stuck in a t-shirt that perfectly illustrate each stage? Take it away, t-shirt-entrapped kitty.

5 stages of a cat getting stuck in a T-shirt; the struggle is real.
(Click on the photo for a larger version)

We feel your pain, little guy.

h/t Reddit

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