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9 tweets that will bring the horror of Leaving Cert results flooding back

“The main thing is, we’re all alive and well.”

TOMORROW, THOUSANDS of Leaving Cert students around the country will get the results they’ve been waiting for. (And/or avoiding thinking about.)

But the horror never really goes away, does it? These tweets from this year’s students will remind you what it was like:

1. The waiting. The endless, endless waiting

Source: Giphy

2. The periods of unnatural calm…

3. … followed by full-on episodes of meltdown.

Source: Nocookie

4. Asking the big, big questions

Source: Kamcia

5. That unshakeable conviction that everything is going to go wrong

6. Occasional panic praying

Source: Laura Loughlin

7. Staring at the ceiling, anyone?

Source: Lauren Freehill

8. And then… that moment

Source: Kate

9. Oh, and repeating all the above in your dreams. For the rest of your life.

Good luck everybody!

More: 16 awful exam answers to comfort even the worst Leaving Cert performer>

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Michael Freeman

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