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Old 05-28-2019, 05:43 AM
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Originally Posted by DrCube View Post
Barristan Selmy was a great character who shouldn't have been killed off so early. He's still alive in the books. I liked his contradictions. He was a kingsguard who let his king die, joined the usurper's kingsguard, and then let him die too.
He didn't let Aerys die, he was wounded at the Battle of Ruby Ford, and was recovering when Kings Landing was sacked.

I'm not sure how a Kingsguard could have prevented a drunk king hunting a boar, but he was there, so I suppose he did let Robert die.