“It’s a terrible shock.”
“Being married for 25 years, and finding out your husband’s a prick.”
The Snapper. Two words that when placed together fill Irish people with joy, giddiness and an insatiable desire to deliver a few quotes from the 1993 movie.
The expletive-laden comedy usually gets an airing on Irish TV around Christmas time but tonight, Wednesday June 7, we’re all in for a special treat as Roddy Doyle’s masterpiece starts on RTÉ 1 tonight at 9.35pm.
That’s the evening sorted anyway. If you’re heading out, set the recorder. All together now, ‘Take my hand, take my whoooooole life too…”