“Winter will never come for the likes of us. Should we die in battle, they will surely sing of us, and it’s always summer in the songs. In the songs all knights are gallant, all maids are beautiful, and the sun is always shining.”
“Since the time he could walk, his left arm had been his shield arm, no more. It was his right hand that made him a knight; his right arm that made him a man.”
I colored this Brienne and Jaime sketch commission that I did during MoCCA! I waited to post it until the most recent episode aired because SPOILERS
“I will pay this debt with interest.”
How can you still call yourself a knight, when you have forsaken every vow you ever swore?
So many vows…they make you swear and swear. Defend the king. Obey the king. Keep his secrets. Do his bidding. Your life for his. But obey your father. Love your sister. Protect the innocent. Defend the weak. Respect the gods. Obey the laws. It’s too much. No matter what you do, you’re forsaking one vow or the other.
‘And both the wolf and lion crave
The same thing in the end’
They make you swear and swear.