Were you among the thoroughly confused people who received weird lyrics on Wednesday night?
Due to a bug, 168,149 previously undelivered text messages – many specifically from Valentine's Day, eeek – were finally delivered.
] A company called Syniverse, which provides SMS platforms for three of the largest US carriers (AT & T, Sprint and T-Mobile), issued a statement on Thursday explaining the mystery.
Text messages were inadvertently sent to subscribers to multiple mobile operators, "Syniverse explained. "We apologize to everyone who has been affected by this incident."
But no excuse can stop the wave of confusion caused by the mysterious texts. Many confused recipients used social media to share their lyrics say.
The mishap was worse for the mourning, some of which received texts from those who died …
And because so many of the texts came from Valentine's Day, people worried about the following chaos …  Things were going on for some … embarrassing.
For others, it was a painful reminder of a lackluster Valentine's Day not to receive ciphertext.
Did you get a strange text?
Tell us your story in the comments.