updated 06/14/2013 AT 10:10 AM ET
•originally published 06/15/2013 AT 10:30 AM ET
Everybody loves a happy ending, as was seen this week by the reaction to a very special story about going to a high-school prom.
Meanwhile, the beauty of a regal wedding gown got PEOPLE.com readers to exclaim, “Wow.”
Here are the five stories that sparked the strongest reactions from readers over this past week – the news that made you happy, sad, laugh out loud, awestruck, even angry.
In the meantime, keep clicking on the emoticons at the bottom of every story – one way to tell us just what you think.
Tanya Kach of Pittsburgh was overdue for her high-school prom – by 13 years. Abducted at 14 and held captive for 10 years, she’s now catching up with what she missed, and her fiancé was her prom date.
Her train went on for days, and so did the smiles when Princess Madeleine of Sweden walked down the aisle. Readers found tremendous delight in all the particulars of her wedding dress.
For the second week in a row, the drama of Paris Jackson’s life disheartened readers. This timeline of events provoked the compassionate reaction, as the troubled teen continues to recover from her suicide attempt.
No stranger to strange fashion statements, Miley Cyrus made readers go grrrr with her gold diamond grill accessory, which she paired with crazy Ashish pants. Whatever happened to basic black and pearls?
Be sure to check back next week for another must-read roundup. Until then, see what readers are reacting to every day by clicking here.