Happened again to me just a few weeks ago when the stitching in the tree hugger decided to let go. Sounded like a 22 cal followed by expletives. I think only samsara heard it. As others have stated if it hasn't happened it's just a matter of time.
Most of us end up poorer here but richer for being here. Olddog, Fulltime hammocker, 365 nights a year.