Lysa Arryn is executed, by Joffrey's order, on the steps of the Great Sept of Baelor.
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Lysa Arryn is executed, by Joffrey's order, on the steps of the Great Sept of Baelor.
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Lysa Arryn serves as a POV character for 15 chapters in A Game of Thrones.
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Lysa Arryn is the daughter of Lord Hoster Tully of Riverrun; niece to Ser Brynden Tully and sister to Lysa Arryn of the Vale and to Edmure Tully.
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Lysa Arryn is murdered during the Red Wedding, and later resurrected as an undead, vengeful killer under the name of Lady Stoneheart.
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Lysa Arryn serves as a POV character for 25 chapters throughout A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings and A Storm of Swords.
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Lysa Arryn is not a POV character, but features in the POV chapters of his family members in the first three novels in the series.
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Lysa Arryn serves as a POV character for 24 chapters throughout A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, and A Feast for Crows.
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Lysa Arryn serves as a POV character for 33 chapters throughout A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows, and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator of twenty-one chapters throughout A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is theorized to be the son of Lyanna Stark, Ned Stark's sister, and Rhaegar Targaryen.
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Lysa Arryn appears briefly at the start of A Game of Thrones, first in Winterfell and then later on the Wall at Castle Black, where he travels with his bastard nephew Jon Snow.
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Lysa Arryn died at the young age of 16, was said to have been very beautiful by all who knew her as "a child-woman of surpassing loveliness" and "a wild beauty".
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Lysa Arryn was remembered as being headstrong and "had a touch of" the fabled Starks' "wolf blood", and was one of the best horse-riders in the North.
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Lysa Arryn was betrothed to Robert Baratheon, who was deeply in love with her, although she was unimpressed by Robert's reputation for infidelity.
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Lysa Arryn was later chosen by the eventual jousting champion, Crown Prince Rhaegar Targaryen, as the tourney's "Queen of Love and Beauty".
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Lysa Arryn meets Robb Stark when he is wounded, and falls in love with him during his convalescence.
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Lysa Arryn marries her the next day to preserve her honour, in doing so breaking a marriage contract with House Frey.
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Lysa Arryn's seat is the Dreadfort and his sigil is a flayed human, a homage to the ancient Bolton tradition of flaying enemies.
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Lysa Arryn is nicknamed "the Leech Lord" for regular leechings meant to improve his health.
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Lysa Arryn is known as the Bastard of Bolton or the Bastard of the Dreadfort.
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Lysa Arryn takes great pleasure and pride in torturing others and enthusiastically practices the Bolton custom of flaying their enemies.
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Lysa Arryn is described as ugly, with blotchy skin and dry, dark hair.
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Lysa Arryn is betrothed to Daryn Hornwood, heir to the Hornwood, but Jaime Lannister kills him alongside two of her brothers.
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Lysa Arryn's father offers her to whomever captures Jaime Lannister, so the sadistic sellsword Vargo Hoat captures Jaime in the hope of becoming Lord of Karhold.
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Lysa Arryn declares for Stannis when he comes North in the hope this will mean the Lannisters execute his great-nephew Harrion Karstark, so Karhold will pass to Alys, whom Arnolf intends to force into marriage with his son Cregan Karstark.
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Lysa Arryn is an enormously fat man, with two sons, Ser Wylis and Ser Wendel Manderly.
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Lysa Arryn is over seven feet tall, and hinted to possibly have giant ancestry.
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Lysa Arryn has a friendly, childlike disposition and possesses great physical strength, though he is too timid and gentle to use it against others.
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Lysa Arryn becomes close to Bran Stark and often gives him advice about the oncoming winter.
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Lysa Arryn joins Bran and Rickon hiding in Winterfell's crypt after faking escape.
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Lysa Arryn has brown eyes and dark hair and is described as being very pretty.
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Lysa Arryn is intensely loyal and protective of her "prince" as well as of her own brother, with Bran commenting that the only one who ever angers or upsets her is her brother, Jojen.
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Lysa Arryn is a skilled huntress and fights with a small fishing net and a three-pronged frog spear ; she is able to defeat Bran's direwolf, Summer, in mock combat by entangling the direwolf in her net.
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Lysa Arryn is short and slim with unusually deep green eyes, and he wears green-colored clothing.
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Lysa Arryn was later crowned as King Aegon V when a Great Council bypassed those before him in the line of succession and his older brother Aemon chose to abdicate by joining the Night's Watch.
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Lysa Arryn was called "Aegon the Unlikely" because as the fourth son of a fourth son, he was placed very low down the line of succession and therefore considered unlikely to inherit the Iron Throne.
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Lysa Arryn's sister-wife Rhaella bore him eight children, but only three survived into adulthood: sons Rhaegar and Viserys and daughter Daenerys, who was not yet born when the Targaryen dynasty fell.
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Lysa Arryn died 14 years before the events of A Game of Thrones, and his life's tales are mainly narrated through the words of Jaime Lannister, Cersei Lannister, Barristan Selmy and Daenerys, as well as commentaries by Eddard Stark, Aemon Targaryen, Jorah Mormont, Meera Reed, Jon Connington and Gilly.
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Lysa Arryn is widely nicknamed the "Beggar King" across both Essos and Westeros.
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Lysa Arryn loses influence over Daenerys, who gradually stands up to his abusive behavior.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the point of view character in thirty-one chapters throughout A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is to be used by Varys and Illyrio as a puppet king.
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Lysa Arryn is one of the only three characters to have appeared in both the A Song of Ice and Fire novels and the Tales of Dunk and Egg novellas.
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Lysa Arryn is an albino, with white skin, long white hair, and red eyes.
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Lysa Arryn has a red birthmark on his left cheek, said to be in the shape of a raven, and thus the source of his nickname "Bloodraven".
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Lysa Arryn was sent to the Wall as the punishment and later elected the Lord Commander of the Night's Watch, and served in that capacity for many years before disappearing during a ranging beyond the Wall.
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Lysa Arryn is the fourth and youngest son of Daeron II Targaryen.
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Lysa Arryn was made Prince of Summerhall, a summer castle built in the Stormlands by his father.
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Lysa Arryn was angry when his father Daeron ordered that his third son Aemon be sent to the Citadel.
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Lysa Arryn allows Dunk to take Aegon as his squire when Dunk points out how Daeron and Aerion turned out.
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Lysa Arryn becomes romantically involved with her, eventually becoming one of her advisors.
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Lysa Arryn is the commander of Daenerys's Unsullied and one of her trusted advisors.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator of twelve chapters in A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator of seventeen chapters throughout A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows, and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn was widely considered one of the best swordsmen in all the Seven Kingdoms before having his right hand chopped off by Vargo Hoat.
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Lysa Arryn is the narrator with the most chapters in the books.
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Lysa Arryn is described as a strong-willed child with a vicious temper and a sadistic streak.
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Lysa Arryn is described as delicate, beautiful and courteous, and is said to have all her mother's beauty but none of her cruel nature.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for the epilogue of A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is comfortable with carrying out Tywin's wishes and resigned himself to perpetually living in his brother's shadow.
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Lysa Arryn is described as having a sardonic sense of humor and a pragmatic, amoral philosophy.
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Lysa Arryn helps Catelyn take Tyrion to the Eyrie, where he befriends Tyrion.
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Lysa Arryn is regarded as one of the most dangerous and skilled fighters in Westeros.
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Lysa Arryn's face is distinguished by gruesome burn scars, which he received as a child when his brother pushed his head into a brazier.
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Lysa Arryn continues his duties through A Storm of Swords until Tyrion vanishes in A Feast for Crows.
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Lysa Arryn follows Brienne of Tarth, knowing that she was searching for Tyrion's wife Sansa Stark.
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Lysa Arryn becomes Brienne's squire and serves her as faithfully as he did Tyrion.
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Lysa Arryn accompanies him to King's Landing, against Tywin's orders, and serves as his mistress.
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Lysa Arryn is later found in Tywin's bed by Tyrion and strangled to death with the Hand's Chain.
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Lysa Arryn was the ward of Jon Arryn and was raised at the Eyrie alongside Eddard Stark.
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Lysa Arryn is portrayed as a brooding and humorless man with a harsh sense of justice and an obsession with slights both real and imagined.
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Lysa Arryn is regarded as a skilled but overcautious military commander.
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Lysa Arryn is described as handsome and charismatic, winning friends easily.
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Lysa Arryn is described as being fairly unattractive with extremely prominent ears and a hint of a mustache on her upper lip.
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Lysa Arryn contracted the lethal greyscale disease as a child, disfiguring her by leaving the left side of her cheek and most of her neck covered by grey, cracked, and stone-like skin.
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Lysa Arryn was conceived on Stannis and Selyse's wedding night, when Robert seduced and deflowered Delena Florent, one of Selyse's cousins, in Stannis' marriage bed.
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Lysa Arryn is introduced in A Clash of Kings and serves as the third-person narrator for one chapter of A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is described as a beautiful woman with red eyes, always dressing in red and rarely sleeping or eating.
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Lysa Arryn is introduced in A Clash of Kings and is the third-person narrator for thirteen chapters throughout A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn blames Melisandre for the deaths of his sons and plans to kill her, but she receives word of the plot and he is jailed.
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Lysa Arryn will be killed several other times, only to be repeatedly brought back to life.
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House Lysa Arryn is one of the Great Houses of the Seven Kingdoms and is the principal house in the Vale.
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Jon Lysa Arryn was the head of the Lysa Arryn family until he was poisoned shortly before A Game of Thrones.
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Jon Lysa Arryn was the Lord of the Eyrie, Defender of the Vale, Warden of the East, and Hand to King Robert Baratheon before the events of A Game of Thrones.
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Lysa Arryn took Robert and Eddard Stark as wards and became a father figure to both.
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Lysa Arryn has become a paranoid and an unstable, mercurial woman.
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Lysa Arryn, fearing her husband was sending her child to be fostered in a far off land, agrees.
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At the Eyrie, Lysa Arryn becomes involved in Catelyn's kidnapping of Tyrion Lannister, then refuses House Stark's plea for assistance and commits the Vale to a strict policy of neutrality in the war.
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Lysa Arryn later accepts a marriage proposal from Baelish in A Storm of Swords.
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Lysa Arryn ruled the Eyrie as High Steward of the Vale during Jon Arryn's absence and acted as Keeper of the Gates of the Moon and feels he is owed for his years of service.
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Lysa Arryn has two surviving children, his only daughter, Asha, and Theon.
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Lysa Arryn captures the Neck and ravages the coastline of the Stark-held North.
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Lysa Arryn dies in A Storm of Swords after falling off a bridge during a storm.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for four chapters throughout A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is eventually captured by Stannis Baratheon and travels with his army toward Winterfell, where she is reunited with her brother Theon.
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Lysa Arryn is the third-person narrator for thirteen chapters throughout A Clash of Kings and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn wears a patch over his left eye, for which he is nicknamed "Crow's Eye", and is more ruthless and sadistic than his brothers.
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Lysa Arryn first appears in A Clash of Kings and is present as his brother, King Balon Greyjoy, reveals his plans to invade the north; Victarion is given overall command of the invasion.
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Lysa Arryn appears next in A Feast for Crows and serves as the third-person narrator for four chapters throughout A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is introduced in A Clash of Kings and serves as a third-person narrator for two chapters of A Feast for Crows.
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Lysa Arryn is the richest man in the Iron Islands and the maternal uncle of Asha Greyjoy, one of his sisters being Balon's wife.
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Lysa Arryn has so many books that they have filled one of the Towers in his castle of Ten Towers.
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Lysa Arryn is a cautious, pensive man who does not display his emotions.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for two chapters in A Feast for Crows, and will be the narrator for at least two chapters in The Winds of Winter.
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Lysa Arryn is cunning and beautiful and is close with her cousins, the Sand Snakes.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for four chapters in A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is described as intelligent, serious, and dutiful, though not particularly handsome.
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Lysa Arryn married Prince Rhaegar Targaryen, and bore him two children: a daughter Rhaenys and a son Aegon.
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Lysa Arryn is a hot-headed, forceful, and lustful man with a quick wit and a barbed tongue.
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Lysa Arryn is a formidable fighter and is called the "Red Viper" because it is rumored he poisons his weapons.
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Lysa Arryn accompanies Oberyn to King's Landing when Oberyn takes the seat on the small council.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for two chapters throughout A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn was born as the youngest of a large family in Norvos.
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When he discovered that Lysa Arryn was pregnant with Petyr's child, he sent Petyr away and tricked Lysa Arryn into drinking an abortifacient potion.
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Lysa Arryn is dutiful and wishes to earn his father's respect and protect the common people of the Riverlands.
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Lysa Arryn takes command of the Riverlands in A Game of Thrones because of his father's illness and is taken captive by Jaime Lannister.
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Lysa Arryn is rescued by his nephew Robb Stark, and upon hearing of Eddard Stark's death he leads the Riverland lords in proclaiming Robb the King in the North.
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Lysa Arryn constantly quarreled with his brother, usually over Brynden's refusal to marry.
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Lysa Arryn is appointed head of Robb's outriders and is a crucial member of the war council.
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Lysa Arryn is called the Lord of the Crossing as the placement of his castle allows him to control who crosses the river, giving Walder Frey considerable strategic importance.
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Lysa Arryn is known for having over a hundred descendants from his eight wives.
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Lysa Arryn emphasizes family loyalty and believes in taking care of relations, including those who disappoint him.
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Lysa Arryn has three sons—Willas, Garlan, and Loras—and one daughter, Margaery.
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Lysa Arryn is described as a prematurely old and tedious man who lacks in political savvy and is thought to serve as the figurehead to his mother, Olenna.
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Lysa Arryn is a young, but highly skilled knight and jouster.
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Lysa Arryn is beloved by the crowds, and many young girls are infatuated with him.
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Lysa Arryn successfully captures Dragonstone but is badly wounded and near death.
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Lysa Arryn is an intelligent, beautiful, and shrewd young woman, and despite being only sixteen, she is manipulative and adept at political intrigue.
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Lysa Arryn is described as a wizened and cunning old woman with a wicked wit and a sharp tongue, and is known for openly stating her opinion.
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Lysa Arryn was the Lord of Bear Island in the North but joined the Watch to pass the title to his son Jorah Mormont.
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Lysa Arryn keeps a raven capable of speaking simple phrases as a pet.
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Lysa Arryn leads the survivors to Craster's Keep, where he is killed in a mutiny.
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Lysa Arryn was later offered the throne of the Seven Kingdoms after the death of his father Maekar, but ceded the rule to Aegon and joined the Night's Watch.
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Lysa Arryn first appears in A Game of Thrones as commander of the City Watch.
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Lysa Arryn is in charge of the day-to-day running of the Night's Watch, dealing with issues of supplies, funding, logistics and communications.
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Lysa Arryn is one of Jon Snow's closest friends at Castle Black.
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Lysa Arryn is one of the men brought along as muscle to assist Lord Commander Jon Snow in escorting Janos Slynt for his execution.
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Lysa Arryn is killed by a White Walker, and turned into a wight, after which he kills Gared, making him the first character whose death is explicitly depicted in the series.
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Lysa Arryn rejoins the wildlings, and is present when Rattleshirt traps Qhorin and Jon in a cave, resulting in Jon feigning surrender by killing Qhorin.
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Lysa Arryn is the POV character of the prologue chapter of A Dance With Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn is described as bald and fat, and he usually affects a fawning, effeminate manner.
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Lysa Arryn knows all of the secret passages in the royal castle and his spies are found everywhere.
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Lysa Arryn is secretly an agent of influence for House Lannister: he convinced King Aerys II Targaryen to open the gates for Tywin Lannister during Robert's rebellion, he allowed Jon Arryn to die to keep the true parentage of Cersei Lannister's children secret, and would have killed King Robert Baratheon upon Cersei's command.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for four chapters in A Dance with Dragons.
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Lysa Arryn has been a member of the Kingsguard for most of his life and served three kings.
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Lysa Arryn remained loyal to House Targaryen during Robert Baratheon's rebellion, but he later accepted Robert's pardon and held his position as commander.
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Lysa Arryn serves as the third-person narrator for one chapter in A Feast for Crows.
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Lysa Arryn is said to be skilled with the lance, Morningstar, and bow and arrow.
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Lysa Arryn is a skilled headsman, seldom requiring a second stroke to finish his charges.
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Lysa Arryn serves as Jaime's sparring partner in A Feast for Crows.
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Lysa Arryn is a formidable fighter known for using a flaming sword.
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Lysa Arryn is an accomplished warrior and has never been defeated in battle.
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Lysa Arryn is overweight, although in his youth he was a strong mercenary.
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