All of Zayn's Moodiest Instagrams Since His Split from Gigi Hadid, Ranked

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News that Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid had parted ways after two years of dating broke on March 13. Since then, Zayn's Instagram grid has been like a vision board for moody, post-breakup people everywhere. Here are some of the singer's moodiest post-split pictures, ranked.

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15 March 21, 2018

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Moody ranking: 2

I mean, he's not smiling?

14 March 30, 2018

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Moody ranking: 3

The scowl and the old school filter do give this moody-ish vibes, but this could also just be a semi-serious, not-overtly-moody mirror selfie.

13 March 16, 2018

Neck yat

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Moody ranking: 3.5

For most people, a post-breakup neck tattoo might be a bigger deal. For Zayn, it's just a normal Friday.

12 March 19, 2018

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Moody ranking: 4

With this picture, Zayn seems to be telling us that he's hurting, but he's looking up and toward the future.

11 March 13, 2018

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Moody ranking: 4

You know that feeling when you're so bummed you don't even bother to properly frame your selfies? Zayn does.

10 March 19, 2018

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Moody ranking: 4.5

A vintage-inspired, over-exposed filter is a subtle cry for help. Someone give Zayn a hug.

9 March 19, 2018

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Moody ranking: 5

Northing says "I'm going through some stuff" like vampire eyes, right?

8 March 27, 2018

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Moody ranking: 6

Half of his face is in shadow, just like his wounded soul. This selfie is visual poetry, Zayn.

7 March 13, 2018

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Moody ranking: 6.5

What are you looking at, Zayn? Oh, the depths of your own soul? Got it. Carry on.

6 March 27, 2018

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Moody ranking: 7

Actual poetry with a message as hard as Zayn's impressive abs.

5 March 24, 2018

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Moody ranking: 7.5

Who directed this? David Fincher? WHAT'S IN THE BRIEFCASE, ZAYN?

4 March 18, 2018

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Moody ranking: 8

Zayn literally looks like he's about to cry.

3 March 17, 2018

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Moody ranking: 9

What does this rose mean to you, Zayn? This picture is haunting.

2 March 30, 2018

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Moody ranking: 9.5

The purple tones. The dejected looking-at-the-floor pose. The Tim Burton movie jacket. This hits all the angstiest notes.

1 March 13, 2018

Moody ranking: 10

Zayn doesn't always caption his Instagrams, but when he does, he makes it count. His first 'gram after news of his split from Gigi Hadid had a moody caption for the ages: "When life throws you lemons, catch em so they don’t hit you in the f*cking face."

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