'Downton Abbey' Season 4 episode 2 spoilers: Thomas finds his new O'Brien

There some fun happenings on the latest episode of "Downton Abbey" Season 4 -- but don't keep reading if you don't want to be spoiled. UpstairsIt's another case of the posthumously-found letter. This one is from Matthew to Mary, giving her permission to move on with Lavinia Swire. No, wait. It's a de facto will that names Mary the sole heiress of Matthew's estate, which means she owns half of Downton along with her father and gets to have a say in the running of the estate. Robert isn't quite sure how to feel about this at first -- and he's quite the jerk to Mary at dinner after the letter is found -- but when the letter is proven legally binding, he comes around (sort of). Some prodding from Lady Violet helps him, but he and Mary are already at odds over how to pay the death duties. But it's delightful to watch Violet...



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