The couple began their routine with Tyce holding Mary suspended by her neck as she posed with her legs outstretched. He missed grabbing her ankle and she went careening toward the floor - headfirst.
An audience cheering on trapeze performers on USA television show America's Got Talent was aghast last night when an acrobat slipped through her partner's hands and landed on the stage, which was in flames.
Which is exactly when AGT went to commercial, leaving fans in mortal suspense until the show returned to the look of horror on Mary's mother's face in the crowd as she held the couple's baby in her arms.
Thankfully, however, the performer was okay having landed on a safety mat, and her first request was to attempt the trick again.
She was soon joined by her husband and she showed he was forgiven by giving him a big kiss and a hug. As she and her husband embraced each other, the audience and the judges rose to their feet to give them a standing ovation.
Judge Simon Cowell echoed Jeong's sentiments.
"I don't think there's ever been a singer on any of our competitions who's been note-perfect", he explained.
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Ken: "It" not "America's Got Perfection.' This is 'America's Got Talent.' No one can do this. I mean, it's OK". "It doesn't make them not wonderful".
"You almost broke your neck".
"Everything about it, the music, the suspense, the fire, just incredible!" yelled Mel B.
Despite the mishap, the pair advanced to the show's live rounds.
"You nearly got hurt very badly and your first thought was, 'Let me do that again, '" Howie Mandell said.
"You nearly got hurt very badly and your first thought was 'Let me do that again!' only on America's Got Talent does that happen", added Howie Mandel.