With all of London enchanted by the escapades of the Scarlet Pimpernel, Edmund Blackadder makes a bet with the Prince that he can similarly rescue a nobleman from France. As always, he has no intention of actually doing this, but instead devises a cunning plan of deceit. Written by
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The Terror, during which many of the French nobility were executed, ended in 1794, 17 before the Regency in Britain, the period of the show. See more
The Scarlet Pimpernel, Mr. Blackadder! He's so exciting, don't you think?
Actually, I think he's the most over-rated human being since Judas Iscariot won the AD31 Best Disciple Competition.