I am a huge Downton Abbey enthusiast, and I am eagerly awaiting the U.S. season 3 premiere! And since I always keep my eye out for green ideas - I thought I would share some of my favorite quotes of Cousin Violet/Dowager Countess of Grantham when she is being unknowingly green. Afterall, she thinks electricity is pointless! She prefers living off the grid (before people really knew what the grid was!).
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"I couldn't have electricity in the house, I wouldn't sleep a wink. All those vapors floating about."
“First electricity, now telephones. Sometimes I feel as if I’m living in an H.G. Wells novel.”
Just a reminder that we can still be classy without all of the latest and greatest technology!