Coke Zero fans, you might want to take a seat (and a few deep breaths).

Coca-Cola has officially announced that it’s ditching the beloved diet drink (you know, the hip, calorie-free sibling to Diet Coke that tastes sorta like the real thing) and devoted sippers are devastated. We knew Coke Zero was popular, but apparently love for the sugarless beverage runs deep, as evidenced by the Twittersphere blowup:

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But friends, don’t be too brokenhearted. The brand might be nixing the beverage, but they’re set to replace it with—wait for it—a better version. The new Coke Zero Sugar (already launched in some international markets) will, according to Coca-Cola, taste even closer to the full-sugar version.

We won’t knock it until we try it. And if you just can’t take the news, there’s always sweet, sweet Diet Coke.

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