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The absolute grimmest tweets from this year's Galway Races

The horror.

AS YOU ARE likely aware, the Galway Races has been taking place all this week. Aside from being one of the biggest events on the horse-racing calendars, it’s also an excuse for many to put on a suit and drink lots and cause mayhem.

This year is no exception and some tweets from the festival are all kinds of grim and tragic.

People were anticipating the drinking

bth_judge-judy-shake-my-head Source: smallbanynewyork/Wordpress

There was the news that Swarovski crystals on toe nails was “the big thing”

“#15hoursesh” *shivers*

Requisite Orange Parade gags.

There were tweets from ‘true horse-racing fans’

Tweet by @Roisin Source: Roisin/Twitter

There were these tweets that paint an unbearably grim picture of the event

Some people couldn’t look away.

And then there was the aftermath.


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Amy O'Connor

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