Plans for the war memorial do not go as smoothly as hoped. Rose tries to get a wireless at Downton, while Mary goes to Liverpool for her weekend with Lord Gillingham. Edith wants to get more involved in baby Marigold's life and Baxter still refuses to reveal her whole story. Art historian Simon Bricker is a houseguest who seems to be interested in more than just the paintings at the Abbey.
Did You Know?
Hugh Bonneville as the Earl of Grantham comes close to breaking the fourth wall, that is, addressing the audience, when he comments about the idea of getting a "wireless" (radio) for Downton Abbey. His meta line could easily describe television: "I find the whole idea a kind of thief of life, that people should waste hours huddled around a wooden box, listening to someone talking at them, burbling inanities from somewhere else." See more
Plantagenets are as susceptible as housemaids when it comes to sex.
Lady Mary Crawley
Are we talking about sex... or love?
Oh, that is a question that mankind has been wrestling with since the dawn of time.
Downton Abbey - The Suite
Written by John Lunn
Performed by The Chamber Orchestra of London See more