Miley Cyrus Explains Her Missing Engagement Ring

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth attend the 20th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2012 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth attend the 20th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2012 in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The saga of Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth’s supposed relationship woes continues – and now the young star has explained why she’s been spotted without her engagement ring in recent days.

Singer Lindsey J. Lee Tweeted, “had to send off my engagement ring today to get fixed… one of the little diamonds fell out… I feel naked without it :( so sad!”

Miley responded to the singer’s Tweet and gave her fans some insight into why she’s been sans sparkler.

“ugh that’s the worst! I just had a similar situation except when it happens to me then everyone says my wedding is off,” the 20-year-old wrote.

Miley’s pal, actress Evan Rachel Wood, Tweeted some support to Miley (and other stars under the media microscope), writing, “The fact that we live in a world which condones the stripping of basic human rights (dignity, privacy, etc.) of people because of their status, is very sad to me,” she mused. “We need to have higher standards for ourselves as people and a society.”

Miley reTweeted the actress’ posted and added, “I [heart] @evanrachelwood Thank you for always speakin the truth #badb****contestyoureinfirstplace”

On Friday, Liam stepped out for the first time since rumors of split with Miley, surfacing in Manila, Philippines. See “The Hunger Games” star looking happy and relaxed during an interview.

-- Jesse Spero

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