'It rains so much in England that the English rush towards McVitie's for comfort.'
Now who uses Digestives to make trifle?
... and who dips Digestives in tea at breakfast?
I don't know those people, but then I'm Irish, so maybe I just haven't grasped the true purpose of Digestives at all, at all.
Also, I note the French don't call them 'Digestives'. Then again, a 'digestif' is more like this:
Any English experts on McVitie's? We need to get to the bottom of this.