If they knew he had betrayed Ned and Catelyn, why go to all this trouble to trick him? I mean, stop and think about this for a second: What good would a truce or an alliance with Cersei actually do for Jon and Dany? She doesn’t really want to do this. They enter the massive Dragonpit, which was once an arena the Targaryens used to house their dragons. She never wants to miss an opportunity for vengeance — even if she’s dead. So she’s also criticizing herself and her own fitness to rule. Littlefinger is smirking his final smirk in the shadows. Even though their courtship has felt rushed this year, we begin this episode wanting to see Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen hook up. — The prospect of Jaime Lannister partnering with Daenerys and Jon Snow in the final season is especially exciting. We begin, for the last time this year, at…. He betrayed Ned Stark, of course. So there’s no truce! She just barely contains herself. Cersei readies for the Dragonpit summit and tells The Mountain that if anything goes wrong, she wants him to kill Daenerys, then Tyrion, and then Jon Snow. Bronn and Tyrion's banter was also nice, and I could keep checking off boxes. He's headed north to fight alongside the good guys. Weiss. Arya presses Littlefinger — “My sister asked you a question” — and we cheer. Faced with the choice of backing down or facing death in the past, Theon typically chooses backing down. What a relief that that's all done with. Bran's nose and the Night King's nose are literally identical. He’s … Aegon! The man famously said, “Chaos is a ladder,” but the rest of that speech is typically forgotten: “Only the ladder is real. Plot: Rather than … Theon tries to rally his few remaining men to support him on a mission to rescue Yara. As they gather, The Hound goes up to his brother, who’s sporting menacing new black-and-silver armor. I'm curious to see what happens next. If Cersei were to execute him she’d be killing the only person in this entire world who still loves her. I’m 99 percent sure they are — even if just going by the “if you don’t see it, it didn’t happen” rule of TV character deaths. This is not Drogo sex, or Daario sex, or Ygritte sex. This time we're not flying somewhere, we're flying somewhen... We'll make a quick pit-stop on the way. We might not get the Cleganebowl in this season, but it sounds like it will happen. While many of us saw this coming...having had the books and the show both hint at (in subtle and not-so-subtle ways) Jon's true identity, it's still nice to hear it said explicitly. Plus there’s the whole incest thing. I love the tag-teaming here. But we suspect that with only one more season remaining, even staying together in a pack won’t keep all the Starks safe. She’s dispatched Euron to Essos, where he’ll stock up on some guyliner and buy more troops. But he reached for one rung too many. This triggers Bran to have a vision where we see Prince Rheagar marrying a happy and non-kidnapped Lyanna. Thrones, you tricky. Brienne telling the Hound that Arya was alive was a nice bit, especially since she thought he was dead to begin with. But Sam, bless him, one-ups our oracular Stark, telling him that no...Jon's parents were married in secret after Rhaegar annulled his previous marriage. They all know all of Littlefinger’s crimes. Between epic reveals and the crumbling of the Wall, this was the perfect episode to wrap up a too-short season, and to usher in the final stretch. Winter has come to the south. Most of what you’re seeing here is an actual historic site dating back to the fourth century BC — not set dressing or special effects. With Daenerys right in front of Littlefinger ’ s the point of living Kingslayer returned game of thrones season 7 episode 7 being captured season... 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