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Downton Abbey Season 5, Episode 5

Written by witf.org, | Feb 3, 2015 2:17 PM
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Cora and Simon

Celebrate the return of Downton Abbey and dish about the latest episode with WITF Talks-- WITF's returning podcast series. Find out what all the buzz is about each Monday with entertaining recap and commentary from WITF's Fred Vigeant and Katie Lengyel. Plus, take a deep dive into the intriguing world of Edwardian era history with Dr. Jennifer Nesbitt, Associate Professor of English at Pennsylvania State University - York campus. We'll break down the latest plot twists, one liners and cliff hangers.

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  • Tina img 2015-02-08 22:02

    I am so glad that Edith finally stood up and did what was right for HER and not the family. I wonder if the young man that was the apparent heir that was believed to have drown with the Titanic will come back for Edith.

    • Jennifer Nesbitt img 2015-02-09 12:55

      Oh, that would be a great plot twist. As a die-hard sentimentalist, I am hoping that Gregson is actually still alive and undercover as a secret agent working to foil Hitler's plans. He will swoop in late in season 6 and whisk Edith and Marigold off to a blissful life in London. But this seems increasingly unlikely.

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