Why stockings are the new scything in Poldark

Last night's episode sent Twitter into meltdown as Ross and Demelza indulged in a bit of leggy sauce. Just the one leg though


You would’ve thought Poldark fans were immune to saucy, soft-focus sex scenes by now. But apparently not.


Last night’s shenanigans saw Ross seductively put a stocking on Demelza’s legs – and Twitter went into meltdown.

It’s the new scything, apparently…

Although some were a bit confused as to what happened to the other stocking…

…which gave way to this rather terrifying fan theory:



Poldark continues Sundays BBC1