A Brave New World
Mary finds a distraught Lavinia, who confides if Matthew dies she won’t be able to go on living. Molsely wants to spend more time with Anna, but she declines as Mr. Bates is never out of her thoughts. William returns to Downton in uniform, prepared to go to war. Mary tells Anna she’s planning to accept Sir Richard’s proposal. Cora and Robert decide to turn Downton Abbey into a convalescent home.