S6 E1
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Season 6  "Episode 1"  6x1

Aired 6 years ago - Sep 20, 2015

It is now 1925, when secrets and rifts threaten the unity of the family, while those below stairs are faced with social changes.

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Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 1
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- Or not doing. - Yes. Thank you, Mrs Patmore.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 4
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 5
I suppose you're right, not selling up and taking the money.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 6
Ever since you took that position, you talk as if you run the place.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 7
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 8
Well, what was she? A farmer's daughter.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 9
She says that her young man wants her to be free in the evenings.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 10
until they decide if they can make a case against either of us.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 11
Only, it seemed to put you in a strange mood.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 12
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 13
But you'll be dead by the year's end at this rate.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 14
sharing your life after so many years on your own.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 15
- Well, go on with what? - The household. The servants.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 16
- Out of Michael Gregson's flat? - Out of MY flat.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 17
- It won't affect us. - I hope not.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 18
Very well. I'll take you to her room.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 19
Your lot's finished. You're going down and we're coming up.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 20
Not very congenial.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 21
But surely, if a woman's confessed, that's the end of it?
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 22
New York seems to suit her.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 23
I would not. Too much standing.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 24
I suppose that's me gone, then. Last in, first out.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 25
I see. Well...
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 26
- Can I help you, Miss Denker? - No.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 27
I was... I was thinking aloud.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 28
Come along to my pantry.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 29
(.. that she perform her wifely duties.)
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 30
If they'll just leave us alone, I'll be happy, whatever comes.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 31
I love her, Mrs Patmore.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 32
Yes, Spratt. What is it?
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 33
I think he's quite nostalgic. He's known the family all his life.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 34
curled up in a corner with a book.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 35
Charity work? Travelling? Publishing? What?
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 36
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 37
I gave her 50 pounds, and here's her signed confession to blackmail.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 38
Who was that young woman I saw leaving?
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 39
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 40
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 41
- Ah, Spratt. Could we have some tea? - Your Ladyship.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 42
- Then why did you -- - Sometimes it's good to rule by fear.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 43
They must think it's too large.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 44
My dad tended the Holsteins before he took over our farm.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 45
I'm sorry, Darnley. I don't find this sort of thing amusing.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 46
I'm sure it's not as bad as you say. Mr Henderson will understand.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 47
You both helped us when all hope was gone,
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 48
- That's all very well -- - Give her a message from me.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 49
It is.
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 50
I'd rather put it out of my mind.

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Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 2 #2 Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 3
- Or not doing. - Yes. Thank you, Mrs Patmore.
#3
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 4 #4 Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 5
I suppose you're right, not selling up and taking the money.
#5
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 6
Ever since you took that position, you talk as if you run the place.
#6
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 7 #7 Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 8
Well, what was she? A farmer's daughter.
#8
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 9
She says that her young man wants her to be free in the evenings.
#9
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 10
until they decide if they can make a case against either of us.
#10
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 11
Only, it seemed to put you in a strange mood.
#11
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 12 #12 Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 13
But you'll be dead by the year's end at this rate.
#13
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 14
sharing your life after so many years on your own.
#14
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 15
- Well, go on with what? - The household. The servants.
#15
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 16
- Out of Michael Gregson's flat? - Out of MY flat.
#16
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 17
- It won't affect us. - I hope not.
#17
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 18
Very well. I'll take you to her room.
#18
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 19
Your lot's finished. You're going down and we're coming up.
#19
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 20
Not very congenial.
#20
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 21
But surely, if a woman's confessed, that's the end of it?
#21
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 22
New York seems to suit her.
#22
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 23
I would not. Too much standing.
#23
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 24
I suppose that's me gone, then. Last in, first out.
#24
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 25
I see. Well...
#25
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 26
- Can I help you, Miss Denker? - No.
#26
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 27
I was... I was thinking aloud.
#27
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 28
Come along to my pantry.
#28
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 29
(.. that she perform her wifely duties.)
#29
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 30
If they'll just leave us alone, I'll be happy, whatever comes.
#30
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 31
I love her, Mrs Patmore.
#31
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 32
Yes, Spratt. What is it?
#32
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 33
I think he's quite nostalgic. He's known the family all his life.
#33
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 34
curled up in a corner with a book.
#34
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 35
Charity work? Travelling? Publishing? What?
#35
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 36 #36 Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 37
I gave her 50 pounds, and here's her signed confession to blackmail.
#37
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 38
Who was that young woman I saw leaving?
#38
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- Ah, Spratt. Could we have some tea? - Your Ladyship.
#41
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 42
- Then why did you -- - Sometimes it's good to rule by fear.
#42
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 43
They must think it's too large.
#43
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 44
My dad tended the Holsteins before he took over our farm.
#44
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 45
I'm sorry, Darnley. I don't find this sort of thing amusing.
#45
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 46
I'm sure it's not as bad as you say. Mr Henderson will understand.
#46
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 47
You both helped us when all hope was gone,
#47
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 48
- That's all very well -- - Give her a message from me.
#48
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 49
It is.
#49
Recap of Downton Abbey Season 6 Episode 1 (S06E01) - 50
I'd rather put it out of my mind.
#50