leafrunner
( lorr ) "I will revenge my injuries; if I cannot inspire love, I will cause fear."

scion of house blackwood in another life (probably). if it were possible to use two urls at once, the second one for this user would be rollandstorm or howlingreed.

( on a bit of a hiatus )
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He put Bran into bed, covered him with blankets, and blew out the candle. For a time Robb sat beside him in the dark. Bran wanted to talk to him, but he did not know what to say. “We’ll find a horse for you, I promise,” Robb whispered at last.
“Are they ever coming back?” Bran asked him.
“Yes,” Robb said with such hope in his voice that Bran knew he was hearing his brother and not just Robb the Lord. “Mother will be home soon. Maybe we can ride out to meet her when she comes. Would that surprise her, to see you ahorse?” Even in the dark room, Bran could feel his brother’s smile. “And afterward, we’ll ride north to see the Wall. We won’t even tell Jon we’re coming, we’ll just be there one day, you and me. It will be an adventure.”
“An adventure,” Bran repeated wistfully. He heard his brother sob. The room was so dark he could not see the tears on Robb’s face, so he reached out and found his hand. Their fingers twined together.

30 asoiaf prompts | most moving moment | robb and bran in winterfell (agot)
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Even after all these years, Ser Barristan could still recall Ashara’s smile, the sound of her laughter. He had only to close his eyes to see her.

30 asoiaf prompts | most exciting pov you wish was written | barristan selmy during the tourney at harrenhal

Even after all these years, Ser Barristan could still recall Ashara’s smile, the sound of her laughter. He had only to close his eyes to see her.

30 asoiaf prompts | most exciting pov you wish was written | barristan selmy during the tourney at harrenhal
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As Arya began her story, Ned heard the door open behind him. He glanced back and saw Vayon Poole enter with Sansa. They stood quietly at the back of the hall as Arya spoke. When she got to the part where she threw Joffrey’s sword into the middle of the Trident, Renly Baratheon began to laugh. The king bristled. “Ser Barristan, escort my brother from the hall before he chokes.”  Lord Renly stifled his laughter. “My brother is too kind. I can find the door myself.” He bowed to Joffrey. “Perchance later you’ll tell me how a nine-year-old girl the size of a wet rat managed to disarm you with a broom handle and throw your sword in the river.” As the door swung shut behind him, Ned heard him say, “Lion’s Tooth,” and guffaw once more.

30 asoiaf prompts | lines you wish hadn’t been cut from the show + funniest moment | excerpt from a game of thrones

As Arya began her story, Ned heard the door open behind him. He glanced back and saw Vayon Poole enter with Sansa. They stood quietly at the back of the hall as Arya spoke. When she got to the part where she threw Joffrey’s sword into the middle of the Trident, Renly Baratheon began to laugh. The king bristled. “Ser Barristan, escort my brother from the hall before he chokes.”

Lord Renly stifled his laughter. “My brother is too kind. I can find the door myself.” He bowed to Joffrey. “Perchance later you’ll tell me how a nine-year-old girl the size of a wet rat managed to disarm you with a broom handle and throw your sword in the river.” As the door swung shut behind him, Ned heard him say, “Lion’s Tooth,” and guffaw once more.

30 asoiaf prompts | lines you wish hadn’t been cut from the show + funniest moment | excerpt from a game of thrones
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"What is dead may never die, but rises again, harder and stronger."
30 asoiaf prompts | character you grew to love that you previously hated/were indifferent to | theon greyjoy

"What is dead may never die, but rises again, harder and stronger."

30 asoiaf prompts | character you grew to love that you previously hated/were indifferent to | theon greyjoy
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"Always keep your foes confused. If they are never certain who you are or what you want, they cannot know what you are like to do next. Sometimes the best way to baffle them is to make moves that have no purpose, or even seem to work against you."
30 asoiaf prompts | best player at the game of thrones | petyr baelish

"Always keep your foes confused. If they are never certain who you are or what you want, they cannot know what you are like to do next. Sometimes the best way to baffle them is to make moves that have no purpose, or even seem to work against you."

30 asoiaf prompts | best player at the game of thrones | petyr baelish
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“What is honor compared to a woman’s love? What is duty against the feel of a newborn son in your arms…or the memory of a brother’s smile? Wind and words. Wind and words. We are only human, and the gods have fashioned us for love. That is our great glory, and our great tragedy.”

30 asoiaf prompts | most powerful lines | "love is the bane of honor, the death of duty"

“What is honor compared to a woman’s love? What is duty against the feel of a newborn son in your arms…or the memory of a brother’s smile? Wind and words. Wind and words. We are only human, and the gods have fashioned us for love. That is our great glory, and our great tragedy.”

30 asoiaf prompts | most powerful lines | "love is the bane of honor, the death of duty"
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