Everyone knows the Met Gala is basically like celebrity prom on steroids. I mean, WHERE ELSE ARE YOU GOING TO SEE A BATHROOM SELFIE LIKE THIS?!
But popular blog Humans of New York got to chronicle the event from behind the scenes, and captured a side of some of our favorite celebrities that we normally don't get to see. Warning...you better have a box of tissues handy!
Selena Gomez talked about how she'd be completely comfortable walking away from her fame:
Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy talked about their son Cyrus, the newest addition to their family:
A GLOWING Serena Williams (the greatest athlete alive, PERIOD) posed with her fiance Alexis Ohanian, who praised his lovely lady: