Blackadder discovers that the Prince Regent is completely broke, which puts a dent in his embezzlement ambitions. With parliament growing tired of continually giving the Prince handouts, Blackadder devises a cunning plan to restore their fortunes by marriage into a wealthy family. This plan is hampered by the fact that nobody in their right mind would want to marry the Prince.
Did You Know?
The scene in which Blackadder is telling George what to say to Amy as he stands beneath her window, and later pretends to be George himself to woo her, is a direct reference to the famous scene in Edmond Rostand's 'Cyrano de Bergerac.' Coincidentally, Blackadder's first name is also Edmond. See more
As confirmed by the credits, the highway robber's victims are the Duke of Cheapside and Miss Cheapside, his daughter. The daughter of a Duke has the title 'Lady' followed by her forename and surname. See more
Baldrick, have you no idea what "irony" is?
Yes, it's like "goldy" and "bronzy" only it's made out of iron.