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                <div id="a">
	<div id="b">
		<div class="skip-me" id="c">
			<div class="skip-me" id="d">
				<div id="e">
					<div id="f">
						Start here...




 * Get all of an element's parent elements up the DOM tree
 * (c) 2021 Chris Ferdinandi, MIT License,
 * @param  {Node}     elem     The element
 * @param  {Fucntion} callback The test condition
 * @return {Array}             The parent elements
function getParents (elem, callback) {

	// Setup variables
	let parents = [];
	let parent = elem.parentNode;
	let index = 0;

	// Make sure callback is valid
	if (typeof callback !== 'function') {
		callback = null;

	// Get matching parent elements
	while (parent && parent !== document) {

		// If using a selector, add matching parents to array
		// Otherwise, add all parents
		if (callback) {
			if (callback(parent, index, elem)) {
		} else {

		// Jump to the next parent node
		parent = parent.parentNode;


	return parents;


let start = document.querySelector('#f');
let parents = getParents(start, function (parent) {
	return !parent.matches('.skip-me');