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* Abigail's wedding night. In line with the film's delightfully dismissive treatment of its male characters, all her husband gets is a distracted handjob while Abigail schemes aloud. He very much enjoys it, though, and after he orgasms, she absentmindedly wipes her hand.

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* Abigail's wedding night. In line with the film's delightfully dismissive treatment of its male characters, all her husband gets is a distracted handjob while Abigail schemes aloud. He very much enjoys it, though, and after he orgasms, she absentmindedly wipes her hand.


[[caption-width-right:350:"Look at me. Look at me! HOW DARE YOU! Close your eyes!"]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:"Look at me. Look at me! LOOKATME!!! HOW DARE YOU! Close your eyes!"]]

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* Sarah describing Harley as smelling like "a 97-year old French whore's vajoojoo"


* When Harley appears in Abigail's room, her mind of course goes to the obvious conclusion:

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* When Harley Masham appears in Abigail's room, her mind of course goes to the obvious conclusion:



'''Harley:''' I am a gentleman.\\

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'''Harley:''' '''Masham:''' I am a gentleman.\\


-->''"You...[[CountryMatters cunt]]."''

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-->''"You...[[CountryMatters cunt]]."''"''
* When Harley appears in Abigail's room, her mind of course goes to the obvious conclusion:
-->'''Abigail:''' Are you here to seduce me, or rape me?\\
'''Harley:''' I am a gentleman.\\
'''Abigail:''' (''in an incredibly bored tone'') [[ArentYouGoingToRavishMe So rape then.]] ''falls back on her bed''


-->'''Sarah''': As long as you remember I have a gun.

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-->'''Sarah''': As long as you remember realize I have a gun.


* After [[spoiler:being ejected from the palace, Sarah]] tries to make amends with the Queen. She has some trouble getting the tone right.

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* After [[spoiler:being ejected from the palace, Sarah]] tries to make amends with the Queen. She has some trouble getting the right tone right.of her letter.

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* Abigail recalls that her father lost her in a card game, forcing her to live with a fat German count. "Thankfully, I convinced him our periods last for 28 days".


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** And [[BrickJoke the payoff]], as Sarah fires an (unloaded) gun at Abigail, scaring her a lot, in response to [[spoiler:Abigail saying she saw her get intimate with the queen.]]


* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: If you have seen the 2017 remake of ''Film/MyCousinRachel'', it is somehow funny to see Rachel Weisz's character being poisoned from drinking tea, then having a horseriding accident.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: If you have seen the 2017 remake of ''Film/MyCousinRachel'', it is somehow funny to see Rachel Weisz's character being poisoned from drinking tea, then having a horseriding accident.accident.
* After [[spoiler:being ejected from the palace, Sarah]] tries to make amends with the Queen. She has some trouble getting the tone right.
-->''"You...[[CountryMatters cunt]]."''


* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: If you have seen the 2017 remake of Film/MyCousinRachel, it is somehow funny to see Rachel Weisz's character being poisoned from drinking tea, then having a horseriding accident.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: If you have seen the 2017 remake of Film/MyCousinRachel, ''Film/MyCousinRachel'', it is somehow funny to see Rachel Weisz's character being poisoned from drinking tea, then having a horseriding accident.


* When Abigail refuses to betray Sarah's confidence, Harley distracts her by pretending to see a bird, then pushes her into some mud and/or shit, with a very nonchalant, "Sorry!"

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* When Abigail refuses to betray Sarah's confidence, Harley distracts her by pretending to see a bird, then pushes her into some mud and/or shit, with a very nonchalant, "Sorry!""Sorry!"
* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: If you have seen the 2017 remake of Film/MyCousinRachel, it is somehow funny to see Rachel Weisz's character being poisoned from drinking tea, then having a horseriding accident.


* Sarah's BrutalHonesty of telling Queen Anne that her makeup makes her look like a badger.

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* Sarah's BrutalHonesty of telling Queen Anne that her makeup makes her look like a badger.badger, then telling her to go back to her room as you would a child.



* Harley and a group of other men throwing fruit at a naked man, apparently for entertainment. What really sells it is the look of faint, unimpressed disgust and bemusement on Abigail's face as she walks in on it. No explanation beyond the implicit 'it's the early 18th century and rich people had strange hobbies' (see the duck racing mentioned above) is ever given for it.

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* Harley and a group of other men throwing fruit at a naked man, apparently for entertainment. What really sells it is the look of faint, unimpressed disgust and bemusement on Abigail's face as she walks in on it. No explanation beyond the implicit 'it's the early 18th century and rich people had strange hobbies' (see the duck racing mentioned above) is ever given for it.it.
* When Abigail refuses to betray Sarah's confidence, Harley distracts her by pretending to see a bird, then pushes her into some mud and/or shit, with a very nonchalant, "Sorry!"


* "I sent for some lobsters. I thought we could race them and then eat them."

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* "I sent for some lobsters. I thought we could race them and then eat them.""
* Harley and a group of other men throwing fruit at a naked man, apparently for entertainment. What really sells it is the look of faint, unimpressed disgust and bemusement on Abigail's face as she walks in on it. No explanation beyond the implicit 'it's the early 18th century and rich people had strange hobbies' (see the duck racing mentioned above) is ever given for it.

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