Sunfyre, it is said, did not seem at first to take any interest in the offering, until Broome pricked the queen’s breast with his dagger. The smell of blood roused the dragon, who sniffed at Her Grace, then bathed her in a blast of flame…
The Princess and The Queen
This is the first thing I’ve done in ages so I’ve gone back to one of my favourite TPATQ scenes.
whose fav pre Asoiaf character is Cassana Baratheon, mine being Rhaenyra, and since we’re sis. Fancast: Sarah Greene (young Cassana), Maria Doyle Kennedy (older Cassana). // Alison pill (young Rhaenyra), Megan Follows (older Rhaenyra)
Shrykos was the first dragon to succumb, slain by a woodsman known as Hobb the Hewer, who leapt onto her neck, driving his axe down into the beast’s skull as Shrykos roared and twisted, trying to throw him off.