Charles Carson played by the great Jim Carter ist the head of the staff and butler at Downton. Carson is a man who takes his job seriously. He is very strict about the standards at Downton, and gets really upset whenever they are disrupted or breached by his coworkers. However, he does have a deep respect and admiration for the Crawley family. Mrs. Hughes accuses him of worshiping them. Despite his stern exterior, he shows almost fatherly concern for his coworkers.
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Fans around the world have fallen in love with the quick wit and pithy quotes of Lady Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham. Show your Downton Abbey spirit with this mug featuring a witty quote from Violet
Downton Abbey-It occurred to me as I was watching it that the times we live in today have much in common with the 1920′s as depicted in this show. We too are going through a transformation of the world as we know it. And like the DA characters, there are some of us who can and will change, and some of us who can’t and won’t. Interesting to contemplate, don’t you think?
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