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Ned and Catelyn discuss Jon

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Official Synopsis – Catelyn tells her husband she can’t bear to stay behind while he rides south again, like he did during the war. But Ned knows there’s no alternative. “You can,” he tells her. “You must.” (Source: HBO)


Parting words

Eddard walks into the room, Jon kisses Brandon on the forehead and exits.

Catelyn Stark: 17 years ago you rode off with Robert Baratheon. You came back a year later with another woman’s son. And now you’re leaving again.

Eddard Stark: I have no choice.

Catelyn Stark: That’s what men always say when honor calls. That’s what you tell your families, tell yourselves. You do have a choice. And you’ve made it. I can’t do it, Ned. I really can’t.

Eddard Stark: You can. You must.

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Winterfell is the seat of the ruler of the North and the traditional home of House Stark. It is a very large castle located at the center of the North, from where the head of House Stark rules over his people.

The castle is located alongside the Kingsroad as it makes its way from the Wall to the capital at King's Landing, more than a thousand miles to the south.



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Ned Stark

Catelyn Stark


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