S1 E4
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Season 1  "Episode 4"  1x4

Aired 11 years ago - Oct 17, 2010

May 1913. A fair comes to the village and here Mrs. Hughes meets up with an old flame,Joe,who once asked her to marry him and does so again but once more she refuses. Despite being gay Thomas escorts Daisy to the fair purely out of spite as he knows William is fond of her. The gesture is not lost on either John Bates or Mrs. Hughes. Gwen is not called for interview for the secretarial post but Sybil agrees to support future applications. A new chauffeur, Tom Branson, arrives. He is well-read and politically aware. Having got one over on Isobel regarding a medical diagnosis,Violet attempts to talk Robert out of a need for an arranged marriage but fails. Mary,seeing herself as no more than a commodity,unburdens herself to Matthew and they get a little closer.

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The entail's unbreakable. Mary cannot inherit.
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We'll walk to the hospital tomorrow.
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Rub a little in morning and night.
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do you think Robert has thrown in the towel prematurely?
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Is Daisy going to the fair tonight with the others?
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Branson, you'll be taking Lady Sybil to Ripon tomorrow.
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According to the wine book, we should have six dozen of this.
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May I ask why?
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Apart from the great matter, of course.
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If you wait in the library, I'll tell Papa you're here.
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I'm fear I let the servants go down to the fair, milord.
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Yes, it must have been hard for you when Ivy died.
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Thank you, Branson.
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Oh, go home, William.
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Miss O'Brian, do you fancy a promotion?
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If you don't lay off, I will punch your shining teeth
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My fortune is the work of others
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But I take it there's been no improvement?
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something he never wanted or envisaged.
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and you're not the girl for him.
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EDITH: Were you pleased with the work on the cottages?
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"Matthew this, Matthew that, Matthew, Matthew, Matthew!"
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Everyone likes you better than him.
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There will never be anyone less suited for the post
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and you couldn't think what you ever saw in him?
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