Re: Downton Abbey - Am I Missing Something?
Allyn Gibson wrote:
Perhaps the "Canadian" heir, Patrick, will return. Even though the new baby is the Earl's grandson, Patrick is still closer in the succession than Matthew was and his son will be.
But as the Earl's grandson through his own daughter, wouldn't the kid be the most
direct heir? Even Patrick was only a second cousin to the Earl. Besides, didn't Patrick die
on the Titanic
? For real?
nope the female line does not matter, otherwise Mary would have it all.
Malcolm on Star Wars: "The one about the fucking space hairdresser and the cowboy. He's got a tinfoil pal and a pedal bin. His father's a robot and he's fucking fucked his sister. Lego. They're all made of fucking lego."