When Jon had been a boy at Winterfell, his hero had been the Young Dragon, the boy king who had conquered Dorne at the age of fourteen. Despite his bastard birth, or perhaps because of it, Jon Snow had dreamed of leading men to glory just as King Daeron had, of growing up to be a conqueror. Now he was a man grown and the Wall was his, yet all he had were doubts. He could not even seem to conquer those.
Stone and Snow, that was all that was left of Winterfell. Just like she and Jon.
When he closed his eyes, he dreamed of direwolves.
The flames crackled softly, and in their crackling she heard the whispered name Jon Snow.
"The runt of the litter! That one’s yours, Snow."
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"Jon looks like me, even though he’s bastard-born. He used to muss my hair and call me ‘little sister’. Arya missed Jon most of all, just saying his name made her sad. "
melisandre week → day 2: favourite scene
"I can show you." Melisandre draped one slender arm over Ghost, and the direwolf licked her face. "The Lord of Light in his wisdom made us male and female, two parts of a greater whole. In our joining there is power. Power to make life. Power to make light. Power to cast shadows."
"Shadows." The world seemed darker when he said it. "Every man who walks the earth casts a shadow on the world. Some are thin and weak, others long and dark. You should look behind you, Lord Snow. The moon has kissed you and etched your shadow upon the ice twenty feet tall." (Jon VI, ADWD)