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23 Signs You Still Haven't Moved On From The London Olympics

IT WAS A YEAR AGO GUYS. And we're still all not coping that well.

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1. You watched the Opening Ceremony last weekend...

2. You were like.

3. You still think about Danny Boyle every day.

4. If not Kenneth Branagh / Isambard Kingdom Brunel...

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... on that hill.

5. You've listened to this a million times.

6. You know all the dance moves off by heart.

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7. That Pandemonium sequence changed your life! For one thing, you've decided to be a Pearly King or Queen.

8. Or a Chelsea pensioner.

Via BBC

9. Or an army comprised of The Beatles.

10. Then Caliban's Dream comes on iTunes...

w.soundcloud.com / Via soundcloud.com
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11. ... and you're like.

12. You just can't get enough of it.

Also. The Olympic opening ceremony should be played without commentary every Christmas Day morning on BBC2. #Bafta

Grace Dent

@gracedent

Also. The Olympic opening ceremony should be played without commentary every Christmas Day morning on BBC2. #Bafta

I need to watch the Olympics Opening Ceremony every three months. It's like what going on a yoga retreat is supposed to do for your spirits.

Caitlin Moran

@caitlinmoran

I need to watch the Olympics Opening Ceremony every three months. It's like what going on a yoga retreat is supposed to do for your spirits.

I actually think I could watch the London Olympic Opening Ceremony every day of my life and still find it amazing.

Dan

@ItsDap

I actually think I could watch the London Olympic Opening Ceremony every day of my life and still find it amazing.

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13. You've even recreated the Opening Ceremony in your back garden.

Like Adam Mills (@AdamMillsUK) did last Saturday...

Olympic rings
instagram.com

Olympic rings

The Olympic flame
Via instagram.com

The Olympic flame

Glastonbury Tor

Glastonbury Tor

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"The Olympic Flag has entered the stadium" (aka. garden)
Via instagram.com

"The Olympic Flag has entered the stadium" (aka. garden)

14. You will NEVER unfollow @London2012 (even though they barely tweet these days). NOT EVER.

15. You also kinda miss London 2012's spammy DAILY email.

16. You still wear your Games Maker kit.

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17. You wear it with pride.

18. In fact, you get really really really into wearing it.

You're awesome.
Via Twitter: @joininuk

You're awesome.

19. If you were a ceremonies performer, you're still wearing your costume in public.

20. ... and you spend your weekends performing to the public.

... like these guys did at the Open East Festival last weekend.
Via Twitter: @paulwoodmansey

... like these guys did at the Open East Festival last weekend.

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21. You also think that Tower Bridge looks a bit naked without this on.

or this on.

*shudders*
Via upload.wikimedia.org

*shudders*

22. You've desperately tried to visit the Olympic Park, only to find that a lot of it now looks like this.

23. And when you learn that a lot of the park won't be open again until early next year...

... you're like.