20 'Bridget Jones Diary' Moments Every Single Girl Has Had

'Bridget Jones Diary' follows the trials and errors of  lady singleton protagonist Bridget Jones. However, as an avid fan of these movies and fellow singleton I couldn't help but connect to the character on a much deeper level: It seems I embarrass myself publicly at least three times a day, my attempt to be a semi-graceful human being goes out the window so quickly that I spend most nights eating cereal and watching sh*t telly. And don't get my started on my love life... These are the 20 'Bridget Jones Diary' moments every single girl has.

20. Show Up To An Event Incredibly Underdressed (By Accident)

Shoot me now.

19. Ramble Away In The Presence Of Beautiful Men

Well I suppose I'll just keeping talking until they stop me.


18. Feel The Pressure From Society To Be In A Relationship Through The Medium Of Your Own Mother

Always helpful.

17. Resort To The Hermit Lifestyle, Avoiding All Responsibilities & Eat Nothing But Sh*t



16. Try Too Hard To Look Amazing For A Date & Turn Out Looking Like Some Sort Of Bizarre Pigeon Lady Prostitute

Not worth being late for.

15. Fall For The Whimsically Intelligent, Fun Loving Bellend.

Happens to the best of us.


14. Have Your Attempt To Convert To Being A Domestic Goddess Go Absolutely Arse-Ways

Blue soup om nom!

13. Find Mental Refuge & Strength In The Company Of Your Father


They always take our side no matter what.

12. Has Had Two Beautiful Men Fight Over You

Lol jk.

11. Either Way It's Either A Feast or A Famine


We all have our good and our bad Tinder days.

10. When We Do Get Some We Try To Hide The Effects Of The Pre-Coital Diet

Why did I eat all those burritos?

9. It Was Embarrassing Enough That You Were Wearing Your Most God Awful Pair Of Knickers


Own way too many pairs of these.

8. Being The ONLY Person With No One To Love

Yep, there's my Saturday night.

7. And Having It Rubbed In Your Face


Replace dinner party with pre-drinks and yep, this is my view.

6. You Come To The Eventual Conclusion That You Are A Young Single Independent Woman Who Don't Need No Man

Those Destiny Child girlos would be proud.

5. Until Someone Gives You Fanny Flutter


Take me now.

4. Or Until You Hit The Vodka & Realise How Lonely You Are

I've been there. You've been there. Together we're not alone.

3. Only To Pull Yourself Off The Ground & Seek Self-Improvement


Everyday is a fresh start to becoming a better person.

2. Find That Someone Who You Immensely Disliked Now Has Won Over Your Heart

But... but I hate you.

1. Turning Down That Former Knob End's Proposition Of Running Into The Sunset Together. Accept The Fact That You're Better Than That & Leave Feeling Empowered.

You go girl!

Catherine Munnelly
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Catherine Munnelly is a colourfully-haired UCD graduate with a degree in reading books. A pint-sized bundle of wisdom, she has mastered the game of Flip-Cup, enjoys the company of bearded-men and despises rude people. When she's not writing or talking about her dog, you'll find her wandering around Europe telling folk that Leprechauns exist and Bono's her uncle.
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