Best Dowager Countess Quotes: 'Downton Abbey' Season Three

Lady Violet's best zingers and bon mots

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Episode Three, on the Dromgooles
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Episode Three, on the Dromgooles

Tom: "They turned everyone out of the castle. Lord and Lady Dromgoole, their sons and all the servants. And then they set fire to it."

Edith: "What a tragedy."

Violet: "Well, rather yes and no – that house was hideous. Of course, that is no excuse."

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