On Tuesday night, daredevil team Ryan and AmberLynn performed a routine live on America's Got Talent that started with Ryan Stock swallowing a curved sword and ended with him being shot in the chest with a flaming arrow by his partner.
No, that was not part of the bit—AmberLynn was actually aiming for a target which Stock was holding in his mouth (and esophagus).
Don't worry, he's fine! Well, fine for someone who just got hit with a flaming arrow. To be fair, the arrow doesn't seem like it pierced him, nor did he catch fire—in his words, "It just caught my shirt."
Here's a longer look at the excruciating moment:
Immediately after the misfire, the camera turned to the judges, who looked, in a word, horrified.