"I had spent some time talking to Ed Brubaker and kind of getting some ideas as to where he got some of his inspiration for reviving Bucky, he talked a lot about the cold war and the KGB and all the spy movies that he really enjoyed in the 60s and 70s. And that led me to go to sort of watch those movies and doing research on that stuff and fall in love with that idea a little bit."
"Can a woman, Your Holiness, occupy the chair of St. Peter?"
“Well, plainly, one does.”
Ser Kevan remembered the girl she once had been, so full of life and mischief. And when she’d flowered, ahhhh … had there ever been a maid so sweet to look upon? If Aerys had agreed to marry her to Rhaegar, how many deaths might have been avoided? Cersei could have given the prince the sons he wanted, lions with purple eyes and silver manes … and with such a wife, Rhaegar might never have looked twice at Lyanna Stark.