From the BBC comes a well written and well costumed drama series, Downton Abbey. Set in post-Edwardian England, the television series follows the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants during the reign of King George V.
the interloper heir Matthew Crawley;
and the gentleman caller, Sir Richard Carlisle;
There are several other notable characters that I am sure will be gracing this blog soon enough!
and lest ye think it’s all a black tie and velvet affair, feast your eyes on yonder tweed and despair from envy,
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