“Each time I realize I’ve written the last line of a particular character, I feel rather sad. At the…”

“Each time I realize I’ve written the last line of a particular character, I feel rather sad. At the same time I don’t think we’ve done the wrong thing. I’ve never felt, ‘Oh my God, what are we doing? This is a mistake!’ It may be reborn as a movie or a play or a musical or a ballet. Who knows if we’ve seen the last of it?”

Julian Fellowes, the creator of Downton Abbey, on the end of its television run.