…carry on

From its first familiar notes to the final sweeping shot of the Crowley family home we all know and love so well, one thing is clear. This next chapter of “Downton Abbey” is no epilogue and it’s certainly not going to pretend to be anything more than it is — one super-sized, long-awaited episode (now…

…see what I see

Merry Christmas Eve Eve! We’re fewer than 48 hours out from Christmas, and I am finished Christmas shopping!

…Count Down(ton)

This Sunday, you can feel the excitement and anticipation in the air. If you listen closely you can almost hear that familiar melody wafting through the air, the clang of the dressing gong, and, of course, the ring of those beloved servant bells. If you listen closer, you can hear the fading grumbling from an…

…Count Down(ton)

Dearest Lords, Ladies, and the rest of you, The day has arrived! It’s now mere hours (as you can see on the lovely unofficial countdown to the left) until American audiences return to the halls of Downton.