The English clock strikes 17 English strokes

Downton Abbey BTS x

Downton Abbey BTS x

Downton Abbey cast on PBS Q&A event, 11 Dec, 2014

perfect casts don’t exist

- I’ve been married. I know everything. 

- Look after all my women folk, including Isis (especially Isis)

- I’m not aloof, am I? - Do you want me to answer truthfully or like a lady’s maid? - Let’s move on.

- You’re quite a plotter when you want to be, aren’t you? - It’s a skill all women must learn.  

- I’m not going! They’re my pigs!

- I can scramble eggs. That’s about it. 

- You’ll be rewarded in heaven. - The sooner the better. 

- By the time we go back we looked as if we’d been wrestling in mud. - And had you? - No. But then it’s always nice to leave something for another time. 

- Oh, goodie-goodie!

in-flagrante:

Damn Episode 7 had so much wonderful movement and life. One of the very best. Nothing like seeing cars, buses and motorcycles bustling about and people embarking on travel for a sense of energy. The Edith and Rosamund scenes in London felt genuinely poignant.

I want to say this episode was a…

Lady Mary Crawley and Molly Hooper Michelle Dockery and Louise Brealey in Uncle Vanya.

Lady Mary Crawley and Molly Hooper Michelle Dockery and Louise Brealey in Uncle Vanya.

BAFTAs and Emmys events 2013

Joanne Froggatt in the Renaissance painting (Antonio del Pollaiolo - Portrait of a Young Woman, c. 1475)

(x)

(x)