What a day, "Downton Abbey" is back and in its final season, and HBO's "Game of Thrones" has caught up and will be passing George R.R. Martin. First off, there are SPOILERS in this recap so you are forewarned.
Just as I was feeling that "Downton Abbey" was kicking off the season with a little more speed, the second episode of the season grinds down to a couple mind-numbing subplots that really don't serve the series.
After six wonderful and sometimes trying (for many of us) season, "Downton Abbey" has shown that everyone, including Lady Edith can be happy at last. Yes, there are spoilers below, so if you've not seen this final season, you've been warned.