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Downton Abbey

'Downton Abbey' recap: What's love got to do with it

'Downton Abbey' recap: What's love got to do with it

If you thought the final season of "Downton Abbey" had reached a dramatic fever-pitch peak with last episode's dual Car/Relationship Crash at Brooklands, you'll need to get comfortable on one of the Crawley's overstuffed couches. Carson will bring you some tea.

You'll need it because a lot happened in Episode 8. Like, a slightly overwhelming amount of drams, so much so that it was 20 minutes longer than usual to accommodate the drams and the new headband jewelry (which, for some reason, has morphed from fabric headbands to strings of  jewels). Even Spratt had a surprise up his stuffy sleeves.

I don't know why I'm so surprised by the amount of action...