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How Brits cope in a heatwave (as told through Twitter)

Let's face it, us Brits are always going to complain about the unpredictable British weather.

Often it's too cold, wet or windy. However, what happens when that rare phenomenon you call summer arrives on our island? I took to Twitter to find out — and it appears the country turns into chaos. #heatwaveuk

Our mentality has no logic to it.

The grass is always greener on the other side...

32 degrees when we are abroad? Fine. 32 degrees when we are in the UK? No.

Is calling it a heatwave just an overreaction to summer? Regardless, Brits cannot handle the heat.

Anyone else feel as if they are melting? Someone pass me the deodorant.

Us Brits are renowned for talking about the weather — rain or shine, we can't be satisfied.

Get me a fan now. Get it to me fast.

We will try anything (and I mean anything) to keep cool. Luckily, Chris has come up with a solid solution to this problem.

We lose the will to live and contemplate relocating.

The trains are an absolute nightmare and everything turns to chaos. Why don't they have aircon?! Why are they always delayed?! Clearly, British trains can't even function in the heat.

99% of conversations involve complaining about how hot you are whilst applying aloe vera to sunburn. You can spot the Brit abroad a mile off...

You don't like sleeping without being covered, but it's too hot to cover yourself. Whilst the lack of sleep makes the sweltering office even less appealing. #heatwavedilemmas

Your Aussie counterparts don't understand your heat complaints.

We just aren't used to it, okay?

Despite suffering ourselves, we still sympathise with our favourite British bakery.

We just can't win. I'm having an existential crisis.

At least the heat is good for something.

The sun provides us with an excellent excuse to get day drunk. Pub anyone?

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