Following an audience with Sir Walter Raleigh, Queen Elizabeth announces the possibility of her marrying an adventurer. Edmund Blackadder immediately announces his own voyage of discovery, despite his lack of experience, a ship or crew, personal courage, or the intention of actually carrying it out. Written by
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, as Captain Redbeard Rum, can clearly be heard shouting the standard British actor's "crowd noise" of "Rhubarb, rhubarb" - even though the "crowd" in this case consists of only four people. See more
When Captain Redbeard Rum knocks over the table and says he has no legs you can see a hole in his chair and his legs in it. See more
It's him. Oh, God. Do I look absolutely divine and regal, and yet and at the same time very pretty and rather accessible?