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Keeping Up Appearances

Keeping Up Appearances

Keeping Up Appearances is a BBC television sitcom created and written by Roy Clarke for the BBC, centred on the life of eccentric social climber Hyacinth Bucket, who insists that her surname is pronounced "Bouquet". The sitcom follows the obsessive and determined snobbish middle class woman of working class background -- a background she desperately seeks to hide, lest she revert if found out, as anyone English can never completely escape the class of one's birth. She desperately and continually looks for opportunities to climb the social ladder by attempting to impress people and portray herself as more affluent than she truly is, despite being wedged between a working class ... more on Wikipedia

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