Cooper Being Hugh Bonneville in Downton Abbey

downtonabbeyIn this scene, Lord Grantham sleeps in and dreams of a time when his daughters, wife and servants allow one fucking day to pass that does not include murder, premature death, theft, financial ruin or ruthless gossip.

“I guess it’s too much to ask of these clowns,” he says.

10 Comments on "Cooper Being Hugh Bonneville in Downton Abbey"

  1. The Zadge says:

    M’lord Cooper, don’t forget about the gay rape attempts and plague fevers.

  2. Hilary says:

    you made me laugh out loud, and that’s not easy.

  3. PJ says:

    Tut, tut, mustn’t grizzle.

  4. What a timely post, I started my day off just like Carson does. As a valet for someone who can’t dress themselves.

  5. Sylvia says:

    I really don’t want to watch the next season … but I will, just like I will take that next (next) glass of wine….

    • Cupcake Murphy Cupcake Murphy says:

      When the hell does the next season start? January 2047?

      • Sylvia says:

        January is smart. Just about the time I am crazy with hating winter and desperate for anything to take my mind off the fact that it’s a long time until spring. (New Yorker here.)