We were their possessions to do with more or less what they chose. We are alone here.” There were three footmen in the room but, as far as they were concerned, the servants were so far below them they literally were not there.’‘The relationship the Granthams have with their employees is so totally wrong it sets my teeth on edge,’ she complained, explaining that members of an aristocratic family like the Crawleys would see their servants like we do our washing machines — ‘just something to give us a clean shirt’.Newby also criticised the fictional Downton for being physically far too clean.Our website is optimized to work on desktop, tablet and mobile phones.We also have an about me section so you can give a summary about your hobbies and who you are.Life as a maid was hard, as Margaret Powell knew from years of personal experience.
I love a man that is a gentleman when we go to dinner, but when I take him up to my apartment he rips my clothes off.
While this is somewhat understandable (fresh-faced maids are far more telegenic than those with weeping sores and missing teeth), the writers may have missed a trick by under-playing the seamier side of upstairs-downstairs.
It was rare that either masters or servants benefited from these liaisons.
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