Atonement. Bond. The Hour. The Roaring 20s. Doctor Who. Downton. Han Solo. Tragedy. Matt Smith and his wonderful jumpers. Call the Midwife. Poetry. Beautiful things. Alex Turner. Knowledge. John Lennon. Period dramas. Potter. Matthew Goode. Eddie Redmayne. Tea. Tom Hiddleston. Game of Thrones. Spector. Florence and the Machine. The Smiths. Prep. Peaky Blinders. The Borgias. Indiana Jones. The Crimson Field.
Irene Adler, Vesper Lynd and Mary Crawley are my holy trinity of cynicism.