Sansa still hasn't recovered from the death of her family and refuses to eat despite Tyrion's requests that she do so. She receives a gift from an unexpected source. It's time for the royal wedding and King Joffrey is on his worst behavior with Tyrion the object of his dislike. He adores the sword given to him by his grandfather but uses it to chop up a book given to him by Tyrion. At the reception after the wedding ceremony, a drunken Joffrey ridicules his uncle and orders him to become his cup bearer. Tyrion does as he's told but Joffrey gets his comeuppance. Meanwhile, Lord Bolton returns home to find what his bastard son did to Theon Greyjoy.Written by
Sigur Rós, an Icelandic post-rock band, was hired as the wedding band for King Joffery's wedding ceremony. You can listen to their version of 'The Rains of Castamere' at the end credits of the episode, and witness the band itself at the wedding; the three of them are those whom the king throws coins at. See more »
Joffrey pours wine on Tyrion's head, but in next scene his hair looks dry. See more »
I hear you took a hand from the Kingslayer.
Word travels. How he screamed. You would have loved it.
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The main song of House Lannister, "The Rains of Castamere", plays over the closing credits, well suited for a House Lannister-centered episode. See more »