Zelda Williams, Robin Williams’ daughter, is taking a hiatus from social media in the wake of her late father’s 64th birthday.
She made the announcement to her 122,000 Instagram followers in a photo’s caption. The photo was of the sun’s rays reaching from behind a cloud.
"Kinda hoping I fly thru that very cloud on the way home," the 25-year-old aspiring actress wrote.
"I will be taking a break from social media in the coming weeks," she said. "It's a time better served away from the opinions or sentiments of others, and I appreciate your understanding.”
Robin Williams’ only daughter asked her followers to remain understanding and kind in her absence.
"In my absence, I understand there will be those who wish to leave messages regarding Dad on my board, but please attempt to be respectful and kind to one another in the process,” she kindly asked of her fans.
She asked her fans to be on good behavior “because I will not be here to delete or mediate trolling, and because kindness is in short supply these days anyhow.”
This isn’t the first time Zelda has quit social media. Shortly after her father’s suicide in 2014, she became the target of widespread cyber bullying.
Last August, Zelda confronted the Internet trolls, reprimanding them for "mining our accounts for photos of dad.”
Some of the cyber bullies even attacked her for not posting more photo tributes of her father.
After engaging in an online scuffle among users who sent her Photoshopped images of her deceased father, Zelda announced she was leaving Twitter.
"I'm sorry. I should've risen above," she tweeted. "Deleting this from my devices for a good long time, maybe forever. Time will tell. Goodbye."
Thankfully, there are some people who are supportive and thoughtful on social media.
Sarah Michelle Gellar, who costarred with Robin Williams in The Crazy Ones, posted a tribute to the actor on Instagram.
"Smile, though your heart is aching Smile, even though it's breaking Happy Birthday RW #RobinWilliams #HappyBirthdayRobin," the actress wrote.