this is the best sentence to ever describe encountering benedict’s voice for the first time
it’d be cool to speak like 20 different languages & keep it a secret from everyone & then during a time of crisis, u could speak some fluent russian to some russian guy holding a gun to your head & all your friends will be like daaamn
“youre always on your computer” well ur always on my nerves
I wanted to make a strong mother character. The portrayal women in epic fantasy have been problematical for a long time. These books are largely written by men but women also read them in great, great numbers. And the women in fantasy tend to be very atypical women… They tend to be the woman warrior or the spunky princess who wouldn’t accept what her father lays down, and I have those archetypes in my books as well.
However, with Catelyn there is something reset for the Eleanor of Aquitaine, the figure of the woman who accepted her role and functions with a narrow society and, nonetheless, achieves considerable influence and power and authority despite accepting the risks and limitations of this society.
She is also a mother… Then, a tendency you can see in a lot of other fantasies is to kill the mother or to get her off the stage. She’s usually dead before the story opens… Nobody wants to hear about King Arthur’s mother and what she thought or what she was doing, so they get her off the stage and I wanted it too. And that’s Catelyn."
I think the amount of times I do this is more than the notes this could ever get…
that’s been happening to me too, just lately though… Its weird, I never cry..Not really.
Pia Magazine, Spring 2013, Japan. I just enjoy this one a lot.
This is a perfect gif.
This is the first HD gif I’ve seen!
sticks and stones may break my bones but tv shows and books will crush my soul into a million pieces