Well, apparently, I went about ‘putting him down’ the wrong way. He’s still alive.
Francois Arnaud for Interview Magazine (2013) x
Men were supposed to go mad with grief when their children died, he knew. They were supposed to tear their hair out by the roots, to curse the gods and swear red vengeance. So why was it that he felt so little? The boy lived and died believing Robert Baratheon his sire.
"No matter what we did, our outside showed exactly what was rotting on the inside;
they’re dragons khaleesi. they can never be tamed.
not even by their m o t h e r …
Most of him has gone into the tree … He has lived beyond his mortal span, and yet he lingers. For us, for you, for the realms of men. Only a little strength remains in his flesh. He has a thousand eyes and one, but there is much to watch. One day you will know.
"Walt is the smartest dumb guy I know, in other words, Walt is probably a borderline genius, but as my dad used to say, some people are really, really smart and yet they don’t have the sense to come out of the rain."—Vince Gilligan