taking a break with some martells and sand snakes
left to right: tyene, nymeria, obara, arianne, sarella(from theory), quentyn, oberyn, doran
“She never forgets a slight, real or imagined. She takes caution for cowardice and dissent for defiance. And she is greedy. Greedy for power, for honour, for love.”
nine characters (1/9): shireen baratheon
She would be ten on her next name day, and she was the saddest child that Maester Cressen had ever known.
Favourite ASoIaF characters: LYSA TULLYLysa smiled tremulously. “Only one? Oh, Petyr, do you swear it? Only one?” “Only Cat.” He gave her a short, sharp shove.
Let him grow taller,she asked the gods.Let him know sixteen, and twenty, and fifty. Let him grow as tall as his father, and hold his own son in his arms. Please, please, please.
"… And you come out with your long auburn hair, clad in a maiden’s cloak of white and grey with a direwolf emblazoned on the back… why, every knight in the Vale will pledge his sword to win you back your birthright.”
“I am a creature of grief and dust and bitter longings. There is an empty place within me where my heart was once.”
The truth was, the princess was braver than her brother, and brighter and more confident as well. Her wits were quicker, her courtesies more polished. Nothing ever daunted her, not even Joffrey. The women are the strong ones, truly.
But Lysa’s blood had come not long after, and all the joy had gone out of her.