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Old March 19 2012, 11:24 PM   #658
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Re: A Song of Ice and Fire/Game of Thrones Spoiler-Filled Discussion

There have been plenty of rebellions and wars in the past, but the rivalries between various houses usually mean that they never get very big. The Targaryens were special not only in that they had dragons but that they were in some ways above the fray when it came to the squabbles of the lesser houses. No one wanted any other house but their own to rule, buy the Targaryens weren't as bad because they were already in charge.
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