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'Downton Abbey' recap: Mary gets her freak on
'Downton Abbey' recap: Mary gets her freak on

Lady Mary is flirting with disaster.  In this week's "Downton Abbey" our heroine follows through with her plan to shack up with Lord Gillingham in order to make sure they're sexually sympatico before they get married. She concocts a highly implausible cover story about going on a sketching trip, gets poor Anna to buy her some contraception at the village chemist's and then heads off to Liverpool -- because nothing spells romance quite like a grimy port city in the north of England -- for a week-long romp with Gillingham, who's staying in an adjoining room. What could possibly go wrong?  Even for someone as self-assured as Mary, it's a...

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