We have always been a world impressed by coincidences. And it’s no wonder – they happen so rarely that we’re left in awe when they do occur.

It might also be because some coincidences are so spectacular and mind-blowing that they seem almost magical!

I mean, I’m definitely not the only one who thinks “there must be a God after all” when I “forget” to finish an assignment for college, and my professor ends up not showing up that day. It sort of feels like the universe is on my side.

Sometimes coincidences are totally and utterly bizarre, some have us in fits of laughter for hours on end, and others are low-key works of art.

Check out this guy who coincidentally found himself in one of his fiancée’s childhood photos:

So, without further ado, here are 18 incredible coincidences that actually happened:

1. Killed by nail biting

There’s a morbid coincidence if ever I saw one. A great way to start the morning commute.

2. Because we all long for an outfit that matches a waiting room carpet

At least they don’t clash…