game of thrones meme - one king - stannis baratheon
It is not a question of wanting. The throne is mine, as Robert’s heir. That is law.
got meme ♔ five houses [1/5] :: house baratheon
Robert was the true steel. Stannis is pure iron, black and hard and strong, yes, but brittle, the way iron gets. […] And Renly, that one, he’s copper, bright and shiny, pretty to look at but not worth all that much at the end of the day.
got meme → one king
“Lord Seaworth is a man of humble birth, but he reminded me of my duty, when all I could think of was my rights. I was trying to win the throne to save the kingdom, when I should have been trying to save the kingdom to win the throne.”
Stannis is pure iron, black and hard and strong, but brittle, the way iron gets. He’ll break before he bends.
but wiser men knew better
The smallfolk say it was King Renly’s ghost, but wiser men know better.