Lord Varys: Master of Whisperers, Friend or Foe?

Master of Whisperers

At the end of Season 2 we have Lord Varys visiting our wounded Little Lion after the battle of Blackwater.  Varys has no words of comfort for Tyrion, but does bring Shae to him in an act of kindness. I got to thinking about Varys and came to the conclusion that he is one of […]

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??

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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, […]