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Old 07-01-2013, 06:04 AM
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We hardly ever saw the Mountain, anyway. Which is a shame, really. You can't properly hate someone who never appears and never does anything, despite him probably being the most heinous character in the books (well...there's competition for this..one of the most heinous, anyway).
There's a whole bracket for that competition. But I actually like the way they've handled him in the show aside from the recasting. He's like this shadowy scary menace running around killing and pillaging. His presence is felt far more than he's seen. He's like a bogeyman. (I don't think he was seen much in the books anyway. He rarely directly contacts the POV characters)
 

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