Best Dowager Countess Quotes: 'Downton Abbey' Season Three

Lady Violet's best zingers and bon mots

Episode Six, to Isobel

Downton Abbey, Maggie Smith
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Isobel: "Were you a very involved mother with Robert and Rosamund?"
Violet: "Does it surprise you?"
Isobel: "A bit. I'd imagined them surrounded by nannies and governesses, being starched and ironed to spend an hour with you after tea."
Violet: "Yes, but it was an hour every day."

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