I actually didn’t expect so many from the S1 scripts! (the S2 ones are what I’m really waiting for!) This little scene is from 1.07, between Daisy sabotaging Mrs Bird’s food and Anna at the barracks researching Mr Bates.
Why do they cut all the good ones?!
INT/EXT. MOTOR CAR/DOWNTON. DAY.
Sybil comes out of the house and runs into the car.
SYBIL: Go! Quickly!
BRANSON: Where’s the fire?
SYBIL: I have to put Gwen’s letter through their door and be back in time to dress for dinner.
BRANSON: I think it’s terrific m’lady. What you’re doing. I think you’re terrific.
He turns as he says this, and since she is leaning forward, their faces are only a few inches apart. For a moment, they are just a young couple, flushed with excitement Then she remembers herself, lowers her lashes and sits back.
SYBIL: I don’t want to be terrific. I want to be successful.