a few thoughts about Game of Thrones S05 E07 (“The Gift”) and open thread
I’m not gonna have time to blog in-depth about the new series of Game of Thrones, but I’m posting a few thoughts after each new episode. Please feel free to talk among yourselves about whatever is happening. (And of course I’ll jump into the comments as much as I’m able.)
Until I say otherwise, take it as a given that I love this show for its complex story and its fascinating characters. That’s the baseline that I’m working from.
Eh, the whole show should just be about Tyrion and Daenerys. Why not?
I think we have found the most gratuitous boobs for this show ever. WTF? Was it the sight of her naked breasts that activated the poison in Bronn’s system? Because if not… jeez, come on.
“When the many stop fearing the few…” I’d like to think that the High Sparrow is a good guy, but I’m not so sure. Just because he threw Cersei in a cell doesn’t mean he doesn’t have some sort of ulterior motive. On the other hand, true devoted fanatics are the scariest people of all…