The zombified Catelyn Stark might have been minimize from Game of Thrones, however she’s very a lot in search of revenge for the Red Wedding in books. A Song of Ice and Fire followers will keep in mind the slaughtering of the Starks in A Storm of Swords. And now a brand new fan concept reckons Lady Stoneheart will particularly seek out Jaime Lannister in The Winds of Winter.
Reddit user real_chocolatemonger wrote: “In A Storm of Swords, Roose says ‘Jaime Lannister sends his regards’ on the Red Wedding.
“Just an ironic passing-on of Jaime’s flippant comment from once they met at Harrenhal, after all, not a direct implication of Jaime as a co-conspirator, whereas on the present, he says ‘the Lannisters send their regards’.
“Maybe Catelyn listening to this makes Lady Stoneheart’s main motivation to take revenge on Jaime particularly.”
Such a motive additionally has worrying implications for Brienne of Tarth.
Last yr, A Song of Ice and Fire writer George RR Martin teased Lady Stoneheart’s significance in The Winds of Winter.
In one interview, Martin was requested which lacking storyline he’d have preferred to see in Game of Thrones, and in doing so gave a giant teaser for the upcoming ebook The Winds of Winter.
Speaking with ET, the writer stated: “Lady Stoneheart.
“Certainly, within the ebook I’m writing now that’s an vital thread. But as you say, there’s a lot there.”
Martin continued: “Even with a novel of strange dimension while you adapt it for tv or movie, it often includes slicing and simplifying. And my books usually are not books of strange size. I imply even A Game of Thrones, which is the smallest of them, is like 4 common novels.
“So, there was rather a lot to do. If we’d included every little thing within the books, we’d nonetheless be on season 1; would have been an eight-year-long season 1. There are onerous selections generally, however that’s the enterprise.”
While he advised Chinese Esquire the yr earlier than: “After Catelyn’s resurrection, it was Lady Stoneheart who grew to become a vengeful and cruel killer.
“In the sixth ebook, I nonetheless proceed to put in writing her. She is a vital a part of all the ebook.”