Edmund Blackadder is thrilled when his wealthy but puritanical relatives announce their desire to meet and discuss his inheritance. While planning a ingratiatingly spartan and fundamentalist dinner for them, he is summoned to court where he accidentally agrees to host a riotous drinking competition at his house on the same night. Written by
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When Baldrick is told to "get the door", and carries out this instruction by removing the front door from its hinges and taking it to Blackadder, the front door is visible, still in its frame, over the door that Baldrick is presenting to Blackadder. See more
[Elizabeth has coerced Blackadder into having a drinking party that night. He is trying to get it postponed a day because his rich Puritan relatives will be visiting
I know why you want to get out of it, because I remember the last time you had a party. I found you face-down in a puddle, wearing a pointy hat and singing a song about goblins.
Yes, all right! All right! Tonight it is!
Oh, Edmund... I do love it when you get cross. Sometimes I think about having you executed just to see the ...
In the closing credits, the theme is sung as though the singer were drunk, with a swift decline in vocal quality, and at one point, a hiccup. See more