When boys and girls live in the same home, awkward situations can arise. Sometimes, I’ve heard, even brothers and sisters develop certain affections. And when those affections become common knowledge, well, that is an awkward situation indeed, especially in a prominent family. But prominent families often forget a simple truth, I’ve found. And which truth is that?
I wish I was the monster you think I am. I wish I had enough poison for the whole pack of you. I would gladly give my life to watch you all swallow it. I will not give my life for Joffrey’s murder. And I know I’ll get no justice here, so I’ll let the gods decide my fate. I demand a trial by combat!
You’re still interested in being queen, I take it? After all that’s happened? It sounds strange, I know, but I am- I haven’t even given any thought to it, what comes next. It would be a great honor, of course. But I will have to speak to my father about it. Yes, speak to your father. I’ll speak to mine.