The look on the Countess's face when she was first introduced the notion of "the weekend" was priceless. What it must be like to have such a charmed life that your Sundays run on into Mondays without a need for differentiation... If only! EARL OF GRANTHAM "You do know I mean to involve you in the running of the estate? MATTHEW “Oh don't worry. There are plenty of hours in the day and, of course, I’ll have the weekend.” DOWAGER COUNTESS "Wha- what is a weekend?"