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( lorr ) mostly an asoiaf / got blog with a dash of other interests.

RAUL ESPARZA FOR DOCTOR STRANGE PLS

( hiatus due to travel until 8/18 )

You don’t have to be ashamed of who you’ve been…what you’ve done. I know better than you could imagine what it is to sink to the depths. To be on bended knee before God — screaming for deliverance.

raul esparza as marvel’s doctor strange
ft. donnie yen as wong
bonus: aidan gillen as reed richards because I can

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NEW AVENGERS: ILLUMINATI 
Aldis Hodge as T’Challa (Black Panther)
Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark (Iron Man)
Aidan Gillen as Reed Richards (Mister Fantastic)
Raul Esparza as Stephen Strange (Doctor Strange)
Tahmoh Penikett as Namor McKenzie

quote from New Avengers v.3 #1

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Always keep your foes confused. If they don’t know who you are or what you want, they can’t know what you plan to do next.

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The Lannisters swindle their enemies. The Storm Kings hammer them. The Starks cut off their heads. In such company as this, were the Boltons really so…indelicate? Unlike some other houses, my ancestors earned the words, “Our Blades are Sharp.”

HISTORIES AND LORE: House Bolton (1/2)
As Told By Roose Bolton

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Unlike the rest of Westeros, we keep no garrisons and raise no soldiers for petty spats with our neighbors. Our land protects its own. […] Many would-be conquerors died trying to find us. With war all around and our Stark lord beseiged on all sides, many more will doubtless soon try. They will look at us on a map and see a stranglehold for the North and they will forget that the sea itself once entered the Neck and not all of it returned. 

HISTORIES AND LORE: House Reed

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Do you sense the theme here? The rationalizing of defeats with mythical beasts and the whims of children instead of acknowledging the root cause: the arrogance of isolation. The men of the Vale are so proud of their mountains, they can’t abide any flaw in them.

HISTORIES AND LORE: The Vale
As Told by Petyr Baelish

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Sean Bean in Jupiter Ascending [x]

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