Re: A Song of Ice and Fire/Game of Thrones Spoiler-Filled Discussion
137th Gebirg wrote:
I get the impression that the Targaryens were always supposed to be the rightful rulers of Westeros, their pedigree supposedly deriving from the noblest of Valyrian blood. . .
As far as I recall, the Targaryens were simply one of many highborn Valyrian families but lucked out in being the only one (the only one with Dragons at least) to survive The Doom.
"There is no reason why good cannot triumph as often as evil. The triumph of anything is a matter of organization. If there are such things as angels, I hope that they are organized along the lines of the Maffia." - Winston Niles Rumfoord.