It’s only been a week and Downton Abbey withdrawal is already too painful to bear (wrist to forehead). I assume many of us are suffering seeing as how the Christmas episode drew 5.4 million viewers, which for a PBS show is Super Bowl numbers.
Don't despair, Downingtons (Abbeyites?). Help is on the way. David Boreanaz, star of Bones and son of longtime 6ABC weatherman Dave Roberts, has volunteered for duty.
Remember the scene in last Sunday’s finale when Lord Grantham counsels his eldest daughter, Mary, to ride out the impending storm of scandal? He advises her to travel to the United States and “Find a cowboy in the middle-west and bring him back to shake us up a bit.”