During this episode of #GentlemanJackCrack we take what can only be described as an Iliad length journey, through the beauty that is episode two of of the HBO/BBC series Gentleman Jack entitled “I Just Went There to Study Anatomy”. We discuss the ever growing thirst of Lady Ann of House Parched, Anne “Hide Your Wives” Lister snatching petticoats with sexy math words like “thruppence” and “ha’penny per corve”, the toxicity of Anniana (Anne & Mariana; do we like this ship name?), and so much more. Too much? We hope not! See below for relevant chapter marks, and follow us on all the things for daily talk of grubbling! @gentlemanjackcrack @gentlemancrack
2:46 - A jaunty twerk to start the episode
5:24 - Miss Lister for Miss Walker
14:50 - Oh to have Anne Walker's diaries..
16:52 - The BBC myth of the 3min grubble
19:13 - Gaybies and Anne's morbid flirting
21:05 - Anne ruins petticoats with her knowledge of science
24:39 - Ann's sigh = 29 years of repressed thirst
25:35 - Booth gets told about Eugenie
27:38 - Back at Crow Nest & The spectrum of "grubbling"
30:39 - Anne beckons Ann with body language
39:26 - Washington on a horse to catch Anne + coal business
44:33 - The biggest prick in Halifax: Christopher Rawson
51:02 - No loyalty in the Rawson family
52:16 - Anne calls on the Hardcastles
55:19 - Mrs. Hardcastle ruins her petticoats
58:29 - Anne's #BDE confuses Henry
1:00:56 - Is the "very ladylike" Paris look Mariana's impact?
1:03:45 - Anne & her brother sword fighting.. PLEASE & THANK YOU
1:06:47 - Anne daydreams of her chaumière at lunch
1:12:21 - Constructing a gay lady love shack
1:16:51 - The Ann(e)'s take a walk
1:17:48 - A humble request for letter writing fan fic
1:22:48 - Gay stress leads to paper knife destruction
1:26:39 - Too gay to cope... Vere's impact
1:28:27 - "I think it would".... BITCH!
1:32:11 - Anne's perception of queerness
1:33:45 - L Word: The Harlot/Fingersmith Edition.. a tangent
1:37:48 - George tries to holla at Eugenie
1:39:16 - Pocketholes!
1:45:40 - Anne "Hungry like the Wolf" Lister
1:54:20 - "I could never despise you Anne.."
1:56:04 - Near queer with a bloody handkerchief
2:00:16 - Mrs. Priestly the gossipy matchmaker
2:03:56 - Back at Shibden new letters appear
2:06:40 - The Booth girls troll their daddy
2:07:30 - Anne & Christopher Rawson face off
2:13:45 - Catherine gives a Ted Talk about bonnets.. to herself
2:16:26 - Passionate Anne Walker makes her debut
2:25:06 - GAY HIGH ALERT: SWEATY ANNE DOING MATHS
2:36:11 - "Thruppence ha'penny per corve" a.k.a. pillow talk
2:42:23 - The infamous Lister Bell makes it's debut
2:44:46 - Christopher Rawson gaslights his brother
2:47:00 - "Paint me like one of your French girls.."
2:51:01 - The Gondola, The bosom + more parallels
3:00:32 - GJ is a goddamn masterpiece.. where are the Emmys?!
3:06:36 - Anne Walker gives some advice.. with a touch
3:10:42 - Catherine ruins the moment
3:12:46 - Mr. Hinscliff plays himself
3:17:41 - A Grand Het Wedding
3:22:44 - The Gay Jaunt is back.. to the Lake District!
3:24:02 - Final Thoughts
3:27:45 - Ode to the Petticoat: Why Doth Thee Smite Me
3:29:16 - Shoutout to all our Well Well carry overs! We love you!3:33:54 - A Jaunty Sign Off: The struggle continues