MONSTA X prepared to appear on Good Morning Britain when something unfortunate happened. Starship Entertainment announced that Hyungwon wasn’t feeling well and wouldn’t be able to attend the filming.

So, the rest of MONSTA X went about their schedule as usual. But, they had done something to honor Hyungwon.

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Although he couldn’t be there with them physically, he was there in spirit. And, that’s why they left a seat for him. Shownu even pretended to caress an imaginary Hyungwon for emphasis.

They’re such a close family that they couldn’t bare the thought of leaving out one single member. Watch the full interview segment here.