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Old 04-09-2013, 03:11 PM   #2941
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The Hound might recognize her, but I just don't think it makes much sense for him to out her is all
he wasn't outing her intentionally but he also had no reason to hold back. he doesn't give two shits about arya, nor does he give two shits about sansa. his minor sentimental moment with sansa was purely a sporadic "please try to understand me" type deal, in the heat of a battle he just fled because of his fked up pyrophobia, and sansa would be one of the few characters with which he might actually act so spontaneously sentimental with because she's a totally naive frightened child who won't judge one way or another.

the hound is definitely a tragic character but not because in his heart of hearts he actually feels any connection to anybody. more so because he wants to and knows because he's been a killer his whole life and has experienced so much that he'll never be able to. very conflicted but at the end of the day, he'll never feel the sort of attachment to anybody that will one day hurt him... maybe because he knows if he does, he'll inevitably get hurt.
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Old 04-09-2013, 03:37 PM   #2942
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I definitely do not think the Hound was 'outing' her intentionally. He more than likely assumed the Brotherhood knew who Arya was, since she is eating with them. So really it was just an honest question, why the hell do you have a Stark bitch?

Jesus I thought you were talking to yourself for a minute! talk about confusing.

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I wonder what they do about the kids. The one who plays Bran is 14 now and looks like a grown ass man in some shots.

Yeah Bran is growing like a god damn weed. I think they may just speed up the time in the shows. I consider the show it's own entity so I wouldn't expect it to follow the time line of the books. As for the girls they could still use make up and certain camera angles to keep them looking young. Side note I think grown up version of Bran would make a better Jon Snow
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:12 PM   #2943
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he wasn't outing her intentionally but he also had no reason to hold back. he doesn't give two shits about arya, nor does he give two shits about sansa. his minor sentimental moment with sansa was purely a sporadic "please try to understand me" type deal, in the heat of a battle he just fled because of his fked up pyrophobia, and sansa would be one of the few characters with which he might actually act so spontaneously sentimental with because she's a totally naive frightened child who won't judge one way or another.

the hound is definitely a tragic character but not because in his heart of hearts he actually feels any connection to anybody. more so because he wants to and knows because he's been a killer his whole life and has experienced so much that he'll never be able to. very conflicted but at the end of the day, he'll never feel the sort of attachment to anybody that will one day hurt him... maybe because he knows if he does, he'll inevitably get hurt.

Ehhh I donno about all that. I think the Hound shares some feelings towards Sansa. Not sexual feelings, per se, but he definitely sympathizes with her. He wouldn't have gone out of his way to look for her when she was missing after the king's entourage was attacked if he didn't care for her.

After he brings her back to Maegor's holdfast, Tyrion thanks him for finding Sansa and he says something like "I didn't do it for you."

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Jesus I thought you were talking to yourself for a minute! talk about confusing.

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Old 04-09-2013, 04:14 PM   #2944
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i know bravos is across the sea but what other place is close to? the interactive map feature on hbo go doesnt list bravos, or atleast its eluding me...
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:23 PM   #2945
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After he brings her back to Maegor's holdfast, Tyrion thanks him for finding Sansa and he says something like "I didn't do it for you."
so that means he did it for her? i'm not so sure about that though it's up for debate. i reckon he did it more for himself and his position as 'guardian', eventually kingsguard though even before that he still played the same role when he was just a 'dog'. but by and large dude is in it for himself. it's what he consistently says to everybody, and while on the one hand that's a triggered response, it's also got a lot of truth.

i think the hound's character is a total reflection of his upbringing and his family and his relationship with his brother, a vicious killer he wishes he didn't have as much in common with as he actually does. but that holds him back in all other areas, like with regard to the sort of sympathy you're talking about. and the only thing that keeps him sane, and prevents him -- at least in his own mind -- from being too much like his brother -- is the same sense of duty he shares with Ned Stark. they just embody it for different reasons, and as a result, apply it differently as well. in the hound's case, that duty manifests in holding sacred not the people he protects but the reason he protects them. hense, saving sansa.... who he definitely pities but i wouldn't necessarily say sympathizes with.

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Old 04-09-2013, 04:38 PM   #2946
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Let's be honest. Does everyone here understand all the relationships of all these characters? WTF....confusing as shit.

Who is the guy Arya met in the woods? What house is he from?
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:44 PM   #2947
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Who is the guy Arya met in the woods? What house is he from?

He is Thoros of Myr. He isn't a member of a Westerosi House, rather he is from Myr which is a town across the Narrow Sea. You will see a lot more of what he can do in the next episodes.

He's part of the Brotherhood Without Banners. When Robert was King, Ned sent them out to track down The Mountain and bring him to justice (they weren't called the Brotherhood Without Banners at that point). Now that Ned and Robert are dead, they're a bunch of discarded knights and swell-swords without a home, so they fight for the small folk of the countryside.

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Old 04-09-2013, 04:44 PM   #2948
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Let's be honest. Does everyone here understand all the relationships of all these characters? WTF....confusing as shit.

Who is the guy Arya met in the woods? What house is he from?
if you read the books, it's easy. if not, well yeah, you're pretty much inevitably lost. nature of the series its like war and peace with all the family names and conflicts lol
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Old 04-09-2013, 05:37 PM   #2949
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Ehhh I donno about all that. I think the Hound shares some feelings towards Sansa. Not sexual feelings, per se, but he definitely sympathizes with her. He wouldn't have gone out of his way to look for her when she was missing after the king's entourage was attacked if he didn't care for her.

I think the Hound's relationship with Sansa is not full on sympathy but I think she represents a kind of innocence with her ideals about knights, princesses etc. He gave her an out because he knows Kingslanding would eat her up and this was her only chance to escape during the battle.
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Old 04-09-2013, 06:21 PM   #2950
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I couldn't help myself and had to google what the hell the red wedding was....my god. Don't discuss the book here anymore, i get too tempted
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Old 04-09-2013, 06:29 PM   #2951
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I couldn't help myself and had to google what the hell the red wedding was....my god. Don't discuss the book here anymore, i get too tempted
This thread is funny people are giving out spoilers but at the same time asking questions about whats next.

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After so and so dies and so and so go to bravos whats next?That person hasnt died yet and that other person wont be going anywhere until probably the next season.

Blah blah is public enemy #1 but so far in 2 episodes theres been no indication that he will be a villian.

I really like this character its sad whats going to happen to him.
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This thread is funny people are giving out spoilers but at the same time asking questions about whats next.

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After so and so dies and so and so go to bravos whats next?That person hasnt died yet and that other person wont be going anywhere until probably the next season.

Blah blah is public enemy #1 but so far in 2 episodes theres been no indication that he will be a villian.

I really like this character its sad whats going to happen to him.

I would of loved to have the shock factor for the Red Wedding, but its w.e, Its the only thing ik that will happen. Everything else is left unspoiled
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I couldn't help myself and had to google what the hell the red wedding was....my god. Don't discuss the book here anymore, i get too tempted

Why would you do that to yourself. There shouldn't be any mentions of spoilers in this thread.
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Old 04-09-2013, 06:50 PM   #2954
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I would of loved to have the shock factor for the Red Wedding, but its w.e, Its the only thing ik that will happen. Everything else is left unspoiled
I got that spoiled too on facebook or something like that before I got to that part of the book. People just like to write spoilers in comments...
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Its official Strong Belwas is not in this season

http://winteriscoming.net/2013/04/gr...-has-been-cut/



oh well he's a cool character but not important so i see why they dont have him
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