Zayn Malik Calls Off Engagement to Perrie Edwards

Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards
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Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards have reportedly called off their engagement, further proving that the powers that be have officially deemed September 2015 open season on all your favorite celebrity couples.

PEOPLE says Zayn was the one to ultimately pull the plug on their three-year relationship. And according to context clues sprinkled throughout the article, Zayn didn’t even have the guts to do it in person — he merely “contacted” her. And although they’re both currently in Los Angeles, they reportedly have yet to see each other. Ouch.

A source told the site, “[Perrie]’s been putting on a brave face as Little Mix has had a promotion to do because she’s obviously devastated.”

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The breakup comes as a surprise to anyone who’s followed the escalating trajectory of Zerrie’s relationship over the past few years. The couple first got together back in 2012 and were engaged by August 2013, amid a slew of cheating scandals involving Zayn. Truthfully, their entire relationship has been rife with scandal practically since its inception. Zayn’s been accused of infidelity numerous times, and each time his public demonstrations of affection toward Perrie grew more outlandish until ultimately culminating in what seemed like a rushed engagement.

News of the couple’s breakup comes on the heels of a slew of other high-profile Hollywood couples also dissolving their relationships this summer. Within the past few weeks, Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick have called off their nine-year relationship, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner ended their 10-year marriage, Reba McEntire and Narvel Blackstock dissolved their 26-year marriage and Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale called it quits after 13 years of marriage just last night.

They were reputed to be on the stones as of late after Perrie ventured out without her ring – anyway she guaranteed at the time it was being cleaned.

Perrie squashed any hypothesis about the match being over at the time, as she showed up with her bandmates on the Capital London Breakfast Show with Dave Berry and Lisa Snowdon.

At the point when Lisa asked: “Perrie, where’s you’re ring? It is safe to say that you are not wearing your precious stone?”

The pop magnificence clarified: “I know! it’s getting cleaned … I knew, I knew it was going to happen today…”

She at that point clowned: “Goodness don’t stress, tomorrow we’ll presumably not be as one. We’ll be isolated. I’ll be grief stricken, it will all be finished.

“(In any case, you comprehend what, I feel exposed, it’s unpleasant, you know when you get used to wearing something … be that as it may, no, it’s getting cleaned.”

Dave at that point recommended maybe the ring cleaning was a ploy by Zayn to find her ring size so he could astound her with more delightful gems.

He stated: “You know when a refined man ordinarily makes a request to take a ring ceaselessly to have it cleaned for you he’s scrutinizing it for yet another ring, do you figure there could be more gems coming your direction?”

Perrie at that point stated: “Well that would be exquisite.”

Gossipy tidbits were first started however when Zayn was imagined in a nearby grasp with blonde magnificence Lauren Richardson in March, yet them two have dependably denied anything happened.

Lauren Richardson ended up at the focal point of “did Zayn cheat?” theory when she was seen clasping hands with the artist when he was on visit with the band in Thailand. Not long after he reported he was stopping the band.

She later showed up on Celebrity Love Island, winning a place in the last in the wake of turning open point of view around.

Zayn as of late amazed his other half by whisking her away for a sentimental break for her birthday.

The Little Mix star commended her 22nd birthday on July 10 and Zayn, who quit One Direction not long ago, chose to treat his life partner to the astonishment.

Perrie posted various snaps on her Instagram, including one of her turning exceptionally cherished upward with her other half.

In the comfortable shot Perrie and Zayn are seen frowning into the camera as they cuddle in close demonstrating that nothing can separate the match.

Zayn as of late marked a record manage RCA in the wake of abandoning One Direction, advising fans that at last they’d become acquainted with the “genuine” him through his new music.

It’s indistinct precisely how Zayn finished his engagement.