“The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword. If you would take a man’s life, you owe it to him to look into his eyes and hear his final words. And if you cannot bear to do that, then perhaps the man does not deserve to die.”
“I know what I said, Uncle. It does not change what I must do.” The swords in his crown stood stark and black against his brow. “In battle I might have slain Tion and Willem myself, but this was no battle. They were asleep in their beds, naked and unarmed, in a cell where I put them. Rickard Karstark killed more than a Frey and a Lannister. He killed my honor. I shall deal with him at dawn.”
Alys Karstark es la única hija de Lord Rickard Karstark. Está casada con Sigorn, Magnar de Thenn. Alys es descrita como una muchacha alta y delgada, de cara juguetona. Tiene un rostro alargado, mentón puntiagudo y pequeñas orejas. Usa el cabello marrón trenzado.