just remembered that dan was a theater kid who loved shakespeare n shit and wanted to be an actor but ditched that idea bc he thought it was too far fetched yet still ended up touring the world doing a big fat stage show how fuckin sick good for u muffin
everybody screws up. that’s what happens. it’s what you do with the screw-ups, it’s how you handle the experience - that’s what you should judge yourself by. i have a great life and an amazing kid. and i took a detour, i ended up some place good.
Book!Bran: Loves Meera so much, wants to tell her while she’s fighting off wights. The idea of living while Meera and his other companions are gone destroys him - “what if I don’t want to remain when you are gone?”. When Meera starts crying he wants to drag himself over to her so he can comfort her, after all he’s been through it’s this moment when he hates been disabled the most.
Book!Bran: Constantly thinks of Arya. Likes to remind people that he was better at fighting than Arya. Sees Arya in Meera, and that’s part of the reason he adores the both of them. Thinks Leaf is Arya and starts crying when he realises it’s not her. Thinks he sees a vision of him and Arya playing and is heartbroken when it’s actually Lyanna and Benjen.
Book!Bran: Defends Sansa when Robb gets angry at her letter. Wishes he was a wolf so he could save Sansa (and Arya) from King’s Landing. Thinks of Sansa when people tell stories, because it was the thing they both loved and shared as children. Remembers something Sansa tells him when he thinks he’s in danger at the Nightfort.