Edmund Blackadder is amused to learn that his Scottish cousin McAdder has arrived in London, once again determined to wreak havoc and break hearts. Meanwhile, the Prince Regent has seduced some relatives of the Duke of Wellington, who is back from his military campaign in Europe and keen to defend the honor of his young female relatives. Written by
Did You Know?
When Prince George talks about a large eagle circling the room and Duncan's horses turning and eating each other, it is a reference to Macbeth. See more
The Prince refers to the story 'The Prince and the Pauper' which was written by Mark Twain 60 years after the end of the Regency. See more
Don't even try to work it out Baldrick. Two people you know well have exchanged coats and now you don't know which is which.