Storm Ophelia had everyone running around like headless chickens, buying inordinate amounts of food, trying to nail down anything that didn't move and saying decades of the rosary on repeat.
The most curious reactions however, were from Irish mammies who dealt with ex-Hurricane in their own inimitable way:
— Kate M (@Kate_Moriarty_) October 16, 2017
— Helen Cousins (@Kilmorecottage) October 16, 2017
— Sinéad Griffin (@sineatrix) October 16, 2017
— Rachael Murtagh (@RachaelMurtagh1) October 16, 2017
— Dave Guilfoyle (@Guilley1985) October 16, 2017
My mam's power is gone & she messaged me to tell me she's currently listening to U2 on a battery radio & it's a 'load of shite'? #Ophelia
— Aine Mc Manus (@ainemm91) October 16, 2017
Just off the phone to mam and she's having a meltdown ??? "we have no electric and your dads van keeps lifting off the ground" #ophelia
— Carley (@carleyfitz_) October 16, 2017
Lastly, you want to turn the sound on in this one to fully enjoy it.