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    16 Differences Between "The Viscount Who Loved Me" Book And "Bridgerton” Season 2

    Readers remember the iconic bee stinging incident with Kate, but oh, how it differs in the show...

    Adaptations are bound to have differences from the original source. And that's alright! We can enjoy both, each in a different format, whenever we are in the mood to do it. This time around, Netflix has blessed us with a new season of Bridgerton, which is based on the book, The Viscount Who Loved Me by Julia Quinn. Here are all the book-to-screen differences we spotted.

    Warning: This article contains spoilers for Season 2!

    1. Kate and Anthony's first meeting.

    Kate Sharma and Anthony Bridgerton meeting for the first time when they bump during riding their horses.

    2. Lady Danbury hosts the Sharmas.

    Lady Danbury, Mary Sharma, Edwina Sharma, and Kate Sharma sitting together, drinking tea.

    3. Eloise Bridgerton is debuting in society.

    Eloise Bridgerton with a feather on her head when she is presented to the Queen during her debut.

    4. We already know the true identity of Lady Whistledown.

    Penelope Featherington with a blue cape, trying to not being found out by anyone she knows.

    5. The Anthony Bridgerton curse.

    Anthony Bridgerton looking at Kate Sharma.

    6. There's a love triangle!

    Kate Sharma and Anthony Bridgerton standing up while Edwina Sharma is sitting down looking at Kate.

    7. Anthony gets jealous? YES.

    Anthony looking at Kate (off-screen) while standing with his mother, Violet Bridgerton, and Edwina Sharma.

    8. But where's Anthony sucking the bee venom from Kate's breast?!

    Kate and Anthony holding hands to their chests in order for Anthony to calm down after Kate is stung by a bee.

    9. Buzz, buzz: Edmund Bridgerton's death.

    Edmund Bridgerton dying after being stung by a bee. Violet and Anthony holding him on the floor.

    10. No Duke of Hastings.

    Most of the Bridgerton siblings (Eloise, Daphne, Colin, Anthony, Benedict), Edwina and Kate Sharma playing Pall Mall at Aubrey Hall.

    11. Anthony proposes to Edwina.

    Anthony, down in one knee, proposing to Edwina while Kate stands to the side.

    12. The story behind Kate's fear of thunder.

    Kate on her bed while a storm in passing through Aubrey Hall.

    13. Edwina isn't 17 years old, thank god.

    Edwina getting ready to face her estranged grandparents. Kate behind her.

    14. Oh, no! Kate and Edwina are at odds.

    Edwina, crying, wearing her wedding dress after the wedding was stopped.

    15. Anthony holding Kate after her accident > anything else.

    Anthony holding Kate after she got tossed off from the horse in the rain.

    16. And last but not least, Kate and Anthony are married by the middle of the book.

    Kate and Anthony dancing.

    Even with all of these changes, you cannot deny that this season was very entertaining. If you're reading this post, it probably means you've already watched it all! (Maybe you're even thinking about starting it over again?) Kate and Anthony know how to display the slow-burn trope in its entirety. I mean, the way they kept yearning for each other throughout the whole show? *Fans self.* What will the third season bring to us?