Warning: Contains ashy spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 5.
Wow, okay. That was a cheery episode, wasn’t it?
While the penultimate Game of Thrones outing seems to have divided people, though, it’s worth noting that it wasn’t necessarily a huge surprise.
Like many things that have happened so far this Season, the clues were there all along.
Obviously there was all the historical foreshadowing — The Mad King; that unnerving expression about tossing a coin whenever a new Targaryen is born — but there were also the literal clues: the visions. Read more…