The Dowager Countess of Grantham has the last word. Again.
No one can call her a wimp.
She is not friendly. She is not scrutable. She is not even particularly…nice. But she has shown singular heart to the downstairs staff, on occasion.
Here are some snippets of fine English etiquette, according to the dowager.
(“Because I want the pleasure of saying ‘I told you so.'”)