Re: A Song of Ice and Fire/Game of Thrones Spoiler-Filled Discussion
Lapis Exilis wrote:
Stannis is a boring stick in the mud who can't seem to think for himself.
Stannis on the TV show, sure, but book Stannis is perfectly capable of thinking for himself. That's the big difference between them -- Stannis in the books is aware that Mel has her own agenda and is openly skeptical of her power, whereas Stannis in the show just does whatever she says.
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