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13 tweets that perfectly sum up how 'not able' Ireland is for today

Up with the birds.

Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup 2015 - Ireland Captain's Run - Millennium Stadium Source: David Davies

AT 1PM, IRELAND take on Argentina in Cardiff in the Rugby World Cup quarter final.

The country’s nerves are shot.

There are so many Irish fans already in Cardiff that last night’s New Zealand v France game was hijacked by the Fields of Athenry.

Source: Conán Doherty/YouTube

People have been up since the crack of dawn with the nerves. They’re just not able.

People like…

Aidan here, who is Just Not


Eric, who’s prepared at least

Ciara, feeling like Leaving Cert day all over again


John Creedon, who’s “pacing the house like a puma”. Settle down John


Karen, who’s giving herself plenty of time to prepare

Anyone who’s gone to mass for a last minute pray

DSC_3992-b Source: Maryade

Conor here, who’s gone deep on the superstition


Fans travelling by train from London to Cardiff

There are delays *skull emoji*

Jonathan, who was up with the birds (and a toddler)

Michelle, the epitome of not able



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Emer McLysaght

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