Didn't she almost have it all?
And the show went on. We all saw the photograph of Adele with her six Grammy awards, holding them, smiling.
It could not have sent a clearer message -- that we are all just a number; easily forgotten in the rat race that is the Human Race.
We may remember, on the very odd occasion it is mentioned, that someone famous is now six months dead. But the wheels of life turn regardless, cruelly maybe.