Submission: “In your eyes, you should be nothing less than a goddess, as you are in mine.”
“I am no ser,” the Hound replied, but he took the victory, and the champion’s purse, and, for perhaps the first time in his life, the love of the commons. They cheered him as he left the lists to return to his pavilion.
You’ll be glad of the hateful things I do someday when you’re Queen, and I’m all that stands between you and your beloved King.
#sometimes i wonder if he meant to say that #or if he was just talking and not realizing what he was saying #and he caught himself and that’s what prompted that expression in the final gif #that look that’s a combination of love and obession and confusion and dejection #he basically said he would stand between Sansa and the King #and she just walks away #not because she isn’t grateful or touched #but because she doesn’t know what to say or how to react #or if he’s even serious #but he is serious #he means it more than he’s ever meant anything #and even though it wasn’t said like a vow #he meant it like a vow #the only vow he’s ever given #she made him do that #made him go against his owners for the first time in his life #and he doesn’t know what to do with that
"Old or young, a true knight is sworn to protect those who are weaker than himself, or die in the attempt.” - Brienne of Tarth
A man’s got to have a code.
I would actually enjoy dancing with someone who danced like this… As long as they wouldn’t mind me laughing at them, of course.
S4 E16 A - He doesn’t recognize his name in standard English.