Apparently middle-aged men in Tennessee are not the target demographic for teenage boy bands. At least that was the case during the One Direction concert in Nashville last month. One photographer beautifully captured the looks of bewilderment and boredom from these dads who accompanied (read: dragged by) their daughters to the concert. Not even repeated assurances from Harry Styles that they’re beautiful could cheer up these misanthropes. Their night certainly went one direction: Towards depression. Check out some of the most deeply disturbed dads attending the concert.

My guess: They’re probably Beliebers.

Angelina Castillo

Angelina Castillo

Angelina Castillo

Angelina Castillo

Angelina Castillo

Angelina Castillo

Angelina Castillo