FUCK YOU, JULIAN FELLOWES. Just... fuck you right in the ear.
Thank fuck that the show has been renewed for a third season, and thank double-fuck that we get a Christmas special that will air on Christmas Day.
You are my sworn enemy, Julian Fellowes.
Although I'll cut you a little slack for this:
( spoiler stills from the finale )
So, you're like, 95% my sworn enemy, Julian Fellowes.
ETA: Apparently, my post is being construed as hating the finale. Nothing could be further from the truth. I guess a lot of people thought it sucked; I absolutely did not. Ah well—if this means that I'm a poor judge of whether any given episode of Downton Abbey is good, than so be it.