The Internet Is Losing It Over Demi Lovato's Subtle Nod to Selena Gomez

Jun 22, 2017

Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez's longtime friendship has weathered its share of controversy. While the pair were childhood co-stars on Barney and Friends and later became Disney Channel wards together (with a memorable if short-lived shared vlog,) their relationship has also experienced some moments of tension.

Now, however, it looks like Lovato's making friendly overtures online with a recent Instagram post that gives a subtle nod to one of Gomez's songs. On Monday, Lovato posted a picture of herself with friends along with that caption, "Kill em with kindness...or choke em with a smile on your face." Fans immediately noticed that the first half of the caption could easily be a reference to Gomez's 2015 song, "Kill Em With Kindness," and began losing it over the possibility that Delena might be a thing again.

This isn't the first time that Lovato has used lyrics to comment on her relationship status with Selena; in another post from 2015, she used both of their song titles and lyrics in a post that made Delena shippers swoon.

Kill em with kindness.... or choke em with a smile on your face. 😇

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