Dowager Countess: Give him the date for when Mary’s out of mourning. No one wants to kiss a girl in black.
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Isobel: There can be no special cases, because every man at the front is a special case to someone.
Lavinia: Daddy’s a solicitor, like Matthew.
Dowager Countess: My, my. You’re very well placed if you’re ever in trouble with the law.
Anna: Mr. Bates, is this a proposal?
Bates: If that’s what you want to call it. And you might start calling me John.
Mr. Carson: I thought caution was a virtue.
Mrs. Hughes: Caution may be; self-interest is not.
Anna: You can’t take it lying down, because you’re not guilty of any wrong. And before it’s over, I’m going to tell the world.
Bates: I’m not sure the world is listening.