Favorite ASOIAF characters [8/8] Stannis Baratheon: “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.”
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↳ Stannis Baratheon & Melisandre of Asshai
I shall bring justice to Westeros… Every man shall reap what he has sown, from the highest lord to the lowest gutter rat. And some will lose more than the tips off their fingers, I promise you. They have made my kingdom bleed, and I do not forget that.
|GoT MEME| Nine Characters [3/9] - Melisandre of Asshai
“I’ve been fighting far longer than you.”
Doesn’t mean I’ll stop.
Doesn’t mean I’m across.
“What is it, Cressen? Speak your mind.”
“As you intend to sail, it is vital that you make common cause with Lord Stark and Lady Arryn … “I make common cause with no one,” Stannis Baratheon said.
“No more than light makes common cause with darkness.” Lady Selyse took his hand.
Stannis nodded. “The Starks seek to steal half my kingdom, even as the Lannisters have stolen my throne and my own sweet brother the swords and service and strongholds that are mine by rights. They are all usurpers, and they are all my enemies.”