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    13 Photos That Prove The Rain Can't Beat The Notting Hill Carnival

    Rain? Rain schmain.

    1. Well, the heavens opened on the Notting Hill Carnival today.

    Notting Hill Carnival チラ見したが、雨で寒くて可哀想…

    m_m@mac_mur

    Notting Hill Carnival チラ見したが、雨で寒くて可哀想…

    1:55 PM - 25 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    2. But everyone stoically – Britishly – remained resolutely chipper in the face of the bad weather.

    @standardnews #Pictures Revellers party in the rain on day two of #NottingHillCarnival http://t.co/Epapxf2EfC

    EasyHotel Paddington@EasyHotel_P

    @standardnews #Pictures Revellers party in the rain on day two of #NottingHillCarnival http://t.co/Epapxf2EfC

    2:45 PM - 25 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    3. These drummers clearly thought a little rain never hurt anyone.

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    4. This lady: a shining symbol of British indomitability.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    5. This float: damp but delightful.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    6. This lady: half-glam, half-utilitarian, and ALL BRILLIANT.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    7. This brave soul: unflappable during the downpour.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    8. These ladies: soaked but still smiling.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    9. These ladies: drenched from their feathers to their silver boots, and LOVING IT.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    10. These police...people: damp but not defeated.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    11. In all, everyone seemed to have a wonderful time despite the plummeting temperatures and rain-soaked streets.

    RT: "@NellBryden: A very wet Notting Hill Carnival from our warm and dry living room window #NottingHillCarnival"

    MasterMind@MasterMind_UK_

    RT: "@NellBryden: A very wet Notting Hill Carnival from our warm and dry living room window #NottingHillCarnival"

    12:28 PM - 25 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    12. I mean, look at this chap.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    13. Well, almost everyone.

    John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    Nice try, rain. You can fall if you like but we'll keep dancing.

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    Anything else just wouldn't be British.

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