Coronation Street fans were left devastated this evening as Adam Barlow left the cobbles after being accused of sleeping with Sarah Barlow.
Thankfully, however, the hunk will definitely be back after a couple of months away in Italy.
Back at his flat with uncle Daniel Barlow, Adam said: "I hate goodbyes… it’s just for a couple of months."
When Daniel asked why he was leaving, he revealed that it was after Gary accused him of sleeping with Sarah.
Daniel wryly asked whether it was true, he replied: "No I didn’t. I’m sick of people thinking that’s who I am."
Adam Barlow left the cobbles this evening
Adam and Daniel hugged it out before he left for Italy
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He added: "I just need a break."
The pair hugged and, while they remained dry-eyed, viewers weren’t.
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One tweeted: "Don’t want Adam to leave.. #corrie."
While another commented: "Little bit gutted to see Adam go, there goes the eye candy, think he deserved a better exit storyline @itvcorrie #Corrie."
A third remarked: "So Adam is leaving #Corrie for a while. All of a sudden the soap is rather less watchable…"
*Coronation Street airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on BBC One
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