poured out before bed
Ah, Downton Abbey.
Yes, it’s nothing more than a soap opera – with brilliant accents, beautiful period clothing, and a stunning setting.
But, come on.
Who doesn’t love a little upstairs-downstairs drama, not to mention a bit of a (weak-ish) history lesson, all wrapped up in a bow dripping with unapologetic wit?! And what about all that compelling music?! And – come, come, now – who doesn’t love to hate Mary, that uppity little minx, and to love poor Mr. Bates, too noble for his own darn good, and to sigh with the stodgy Mr. Carson, that Cheerful Charlie?!
The second season recently came out on amazon prime (read: FREE). So now you know what Mr. Whine and I will be doing when I return from my Saturday interview…