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6.2.6. Who were the different people in Meera’s story?
  • "a curious lad who lived in the Neck" - Howland Reed.
  • "the king" - King Aerys II Targaryen
  • "the dragon prince" - Prince Rhaegar Targaryen.
  • "the White Swords" - Aerys's Kingsguard. Lord Commander Ser Gerold Hightower, the White Bull. Ser Arthur Dayne, the Sword of the Morning. Ser Oswell Whent. Prince Lewyn Martell. Ser Jonothor Darry. Ser Barristan Selmy, the Bold.
  • "a new brother" - Ser Jaime Lannister.
  • "the storm lord" - Lord Robert Baratheon.
  • "the rose lord" - Lord Mace Tyrell.
  • "the great lion of the rock" - Lord Tywin Lannister.
  • "the daughter of the great castle" - Lord Whent's daughter.
  • "her famous uncle" - Ser Oswell Whent.
  • "the wife of the dragon prince" - Princess Elia Martell.
  • "the she-wolf" - Lyanna Stark.
  • "the wild wolf" - Brandon Stark.
  • "the quiet wolf" - Eddard Stark.
  • "the young pup" - Benjen Stark.
  • "moose" - House Hornwood
  • "bears" - House Mormont.
  • "mermen" - House Manderly.
  • "the knight of skulls and kisses" - Ser Richard Lonmouth.
  • "a maid with laughing purple eyes" - Ashara Dayne.
  • "a white sword" - Probably Ser Arthur Dayne, the Sword of the Morning.
  • "a red snake" - Prince Oberyn Martell, the Red Viper.
  • "the lord of griffins" - Lord Jon Connington.
  • "a pitchfork knight" - A Haigh.
  • "a porcupine" - A Blount.
  • "a knight with two towers on his surcoat" - A Frey.