It can be tough to keep your feet when you’re unexpectedly starstruck. I know how it is. When I was four, I met Thomas the Tank Engine (well, you know, a statue of him) and I was so overwhelmed in the presence of my hero that I collapsed into tears and was unable to pose for a photo with him. I was a special child. So special that I was the only one in class who got to take Kindergarten twice.
These people also crumbled in front of celebrities they admired. And thanks to a callout from Twitter user Sarah Kay, they’re opening up about their most embarrassing celebrity encounters for our own entertainment.