‘Parade’s End’: Episode 4 teasers

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Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Rebecca Hall, BBC Two’s Parade’s End continues on BBC Two this week.

In the penultimate episode of the five-part mini-series, an exhausted Christopher prepares soldiers for the draft. Back in London Sylvia decides to visit her husband in France, oblivious to the consequences her trip will have for him.

Episode 4 airs at 9pm on Friday 14th September on BBC Two. To whet your appetite, here are ten teasing lines of dialogue from the episode…

» “I haven’t the slightest intention of getting killed.”

» “There won’t always be a war. But there’s always be an Empire.”

» “Damn fine officer… when he isn’t going mad.”

» “Anything but the trenches…”

» “What is the point in being Permanent Secretary of the Department of Transport if you can’t transport me?”

» “Have you got a sweetheart in the War, Miss?”

» “By all the saints I’ll make that wooden face wince yet!”

» “I will not have skirts around my HQ!”

» “You’re very much mistaken if you think the general is a friend of mine. I haven’t a friend in the world.”

» “Sheer cheek, putting a gun where people of quality might want to sleep or converse!’

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