Season Three: Relationship Building

Jorah Mormont

We’re a few episodes into season three, and things seem a bit slow.  That makes sense, since, according to Martin himself, this covers roughly the first half of book three and book three did start out a little slow, if you ask me.  But we do see some changing relationship dynamics that Martin set up […]

Cersei Lannister – Queen of Mean – Medieval Style!

Queen of (Medieval) Mean

I’ve been looking at Cersei Lannister lately with an eye to being non-judgmental.  After watching a heartfelt conversation between she and Robert in Season 1  (the only heartfelt one between them in the series), I gave it more thought and came to the following conclusions as to the whys and hows of her becoming such […]

Who’s Your Daddy – Who’s Your Mommy??

Robert_Baratheon_HBO

Okay, let’s see now.  I am trying to comprehend the many configurations of lineage, legitimacy and Lannister! At the end of Season 2, we were left with Joffrey, Jaime Lannister’s bastard son, sitting on the Iron Throne.  Cersei left with only Tommen, her youngest son, continues to try to exact her revenge on her brother, […]