Ah, the wonder of it all. The hats, the accents, the drama, the forbidden embraces, all those servants to do your housework. It’s must be Downton Abbey. Season 2 of Downton Abbey starts Sunday, January 8th after months and months of waiting. In preparation, I’ve done many tasks, including re-watching all of Season 1. I’ve also prepared in many other ways, as I’m sure you have, too. I believe I’m ready for World War 1. Are you?
11 Signs You’re Ready for Season 2 of Downton Abbey
You refer to your checking account as “the entail.”
You completed a correspondence course in typing.
You blame Daisy when you burn dinner.
You count the wine bottles in your “storeroom,” otherwise known as that wooden rack from Ikea.
You sneer in your best Irish brogue, “It’s like a banshee!” whenever the phone rings.
You insist your children refer to you as “Milady” or “My Lord.”
You believe your roses will win Best Bloom at the flower show.
You announce to no one as you walk into a room, “The Dowager Countess.”
You hum the compelling piano- and- string theme music when you fold the laundry.
You call your unpleasant neighbor “Thomas” and his ne’er –do- well dog “O’Brien.”
You dress for dinner. Naturally.
Embracing my Chaos, Lian