Rebecca, California-grown, 24

this blog is about 90% game of thrones and 10% other fandoms

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blacklist: "asoiaf spoilers" if you haven't read all the books. seriously, bro.

got meme → nine characters {7/9} Theon Greyjoy *spoilers*

01. finally we are no one | múm   {instrumental}
02. the cold part | modest mouseso long to this salt-soaked part of the world / i stepped down as president of antarctica / can’t blame me, don’t blame me / so long to this sad, sad part of the world
03. ghosts | james vincent mcmorrow the bird won’t fly / and a bird without its wings is a low and tragic thing / we are ghosts amongst these hills / pressing out along the shore 
04. burial | alexisonfirewhen will this winter end? / the snow’s been falling for months / the town all dressed in white / and my skin is burning from the wind 
05. sorrowing man | city and coloursorrowing man, look how worn you’ve become / you once were lord of the barren sea / there’s blood on our hands / in this perfect madness you’re living on borrowed time / oh, how you have lost your way
06. details in the fabric | jason mraz if it’s a broken part, replace it / if it’s a broken arm then brace it / if it’s a broken heart then face it / and hold your own / know your name / and go your own way
07. cold is the night | the oh hello’slong is the road that leads me home and longer still when i walk alone / bitter is the thought of all that time spent searching for something i’ll never find / take this burden away from me / and bury it before it buries me 
08. recognize | jamin winans{instrumental}
BONUS! daphne | bat for lashesoutside my house i’ve built a shrine / but i have dreamt he’s still alive / in the lantern light his voice is sung / the sea is calling me down 

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got meme → nine characters {7/9} Theon Greyjoy *spoilers*

01. finally we are no one | múm 
  {instrumental}

02. the cold part | modest mouse
so long to this salt-soaked part of the world / i stepped down as president of antarctica / can’t blame me, don’t blame me / so long to this sad, sad part of the world

03. ghosts | james vincent mcmorrow 
the bird won’t fly / and a bird without its wings is a low and tragic thing / we are ghosts amongst these hills / pressing out along the shore

04. burial | alexisonfire
when will this winter end? / the snow’s been falling for months / the town all dressed in white / and my skin is burning from the wind 

05. sorrowing man | city and colour
sorrowing man, look how worn you’ve become / you once were lord of the barren sea / there’s blood on our hands / in this perfect madness you’re living on borrowed time / oh, how you have lost your way

06. details in the fabric | jason mraz
 if it’s a broken part, replace it / if it’s a broken arm then brace it / if it’s a broken heart then face it / and hold your own / know your name / and go your own way

07. cold is the night | the oh hello’s
long is the road that leads me home and longer still when i walk alone / bitter is the thought of all that time spent searching for something i’ll never find / take this burden away from me / and bury it before it buries me 

08. recognize | jamin winans
{instrumental}

BONUS! daphne | bat for lashes
outside my house i’ve built a shrine / but i have dreamt he’s still alive / in the lantern light his voice is sung / the sea is calling me down

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got meme → nine characters {6/9}  Bran Stark *spoilers*

01. the forest | jamin winans   {instrumental}
02. winter seeds | freelance whalesmy family breeds / wild winter seeds, like me / overground and frozen in my shell / i can hold my breath well / over time i will heirloom into / something gnarled for you
03. maybe sprout wings | the mountain goatsghosts and clouds and nameless things / squint your eyes and hope real hard / maybe sprout wings 
04. like a forest | lowblack, like a forest / and still, like a lion / my knees are bended / i wasted my breath / on words soon forgotten / left unattended  
05. made a resolution | sea wolfand the hills that i was born in will never leave me no matter how hard i try / my body filled up with blackness / and the darkness it wanted to drown me / “son, my hands are strong / but i hope you have the strength to shake us free”
06. wolfboy | seabear so many things at the same time / make me feel like nothing at all / if i don’t stop it won’t catch up to me / wolfboy, it’s better through closed eyes / you let your hair grow long and your heart cold
07. missing children | okkervil riverkids get lost / lands out wandering / bigger, blacker, things go following / kids grow up and kids get numb and / kids, it’s coming, kids, it’s going to come 
08. lose your soul | dead man’s bonesi get up in the morning to the beat of the drum / i get up to this feeling, keeps me on the run / i get up in the morning, put my dreams away / i get up, i get up, i get up again

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got meme → nine characters {6/9}  Bran Stark *spoilers*

01. the forest | jamin winans 
  {instrumental}

02. winter seeds | freelance whales
my family breeds / wild winter seeds, like me / overground and frozen in my shell / i can hold my breath well / over time i will heirloom into / something gnarled for you

03. maybe sprout wings | the mountain goats
ghosts and clouds and nameless things / squint your eyes and hope real hard / maybe sprout wings

04. like a forest | low
black, like a forest / and still, like a lion / my knees are bended / i wasted my breath / on words soon forgotten / left unattended  

05. made a resolution | sea wolf
and the hills that i was born in will never leave me no matter how hard i try / my body filled up with blackness / and the darkness it wanted to drown me / “son, my hands are strong / but i hope you have the strength to shake us free”

06. wolfboy | seabear
 so many things at the same time / make me feel like nothing at all / if i don’t stop it won’t catch up to me / wolfboy, it’s better through closed eyes / you let your hair grow long and your heart cold

07. missing children | okkervil river
kids get lost / lands out wandering / bigger, blacker, things go following / kids grow up and kids get numb and / kids, it’s coming, kids, it’s going to come 

08. lose your soul | dead man’s bones
i get up in the morning to the beat of the drum / i get up to this feeling, keeps me on the run / i get up in the morning, put my dreams away / i get up, i get up, i get up again

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got meme → nine characters {5/9}  Catelyn Tully Stark    *spoilers*

01. river | alexandre desplat   {instrumental}
02. flume | bon iveri am my mother on the wall, with us all / i move in water, shore to shore; nothing’s more / only love is all maroon / lapping lakes like leery loons
03. the haunted man | bat for lashes i couldn’t sleep last night / cause I tried to forget you / in the suffocated air / i resolved to let you go /yes, your ghosts have got me too / but it’s me and you / i can’t run
04. deadman’s gun | ashtar commandand you not gonna let them take your will to live / because they’ve taken enough and you’ve given them all you can give / and luck won’t save them tonight / they’ve given you reason to fight 
05. weight of water | lowand the weight of the water has brought me back to this / just leave me to the river / as i bleed from the wound / how i cower to that weight / still i’ll make this water home
06. bitten (acoustic) | patrick wolf desire for destruction / one on which she’ll depend / one that ceases to deepen, too near bitter end / treasures buried soul deep / and crossed under crack / now there’s no voice, choice or / any road back
07. dead hearts | dead man’s bonesi wont go whistling by your grave / if you don’t go whistling by mine / welcome to a place where nightmares are the best part of my day 
Bonus! la llorona | beirutever away from seeing more than life / the morning lies miles away from the night / and all it takes to fall / if you don’t walk, might as well crawl 

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got meme → nine characters {5/9}  Catelyn Tully Stark    *spoilers*

01. river | alexandre desplat 
  {instrumental}

02. flume | bon iver
i am my mother on the wall, with us all / i move in water, shore to shore; nothing’s more / only love is all maroon / lapping lakes like leery loons

03. the haunted man | bat for lashes
i couldn’t sleep last night / cause I tried to forget you / in the suffocated air / i resolved to let you go /yes, your ghosts have got me too / but it’s me and you / i can’t run

04. deadman’s gun | ashtar command
and you not gonna let them take your will to live / because they’ve taken enough and you’ve given them all you can give / and luck won’t save them tonight / they’ve given you reason to fight 

05. weight of water | low
and the weight of the water has brought me back to this / just leave me to the river / as i bleed from the wound / how i cower to that weight / still i’ll make this water home

06. bitten (acoustic) | patrick wolf
 desire for destruction / one on which she’ll depend / one that ceases to deepen, too near bitter end / treasures buried soul deep / and crossed under crack / now there’s no voice, choice or / any road back

07. dead hearts | dead man’s bones
i wont go whistling by your grave / if you don’t go whistling by mine / welcome to a place where nightmares are the best part of my day 

Bonus! la llorona | beirut
ever away from seeing more than life / the morning lies miles away from the night / and all it takes to fall / if you don’t walk, might as well crawl

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got meme → nine characters {4/9}  Sansa Stark

01. porcelain | helen jane long   {instrumental}
02. op.7 - cuckoo! | benjamin brittenin april i open my bill / in may i sing night and day / in june i change my tune / in july away i fly / in august away i must
03. breathe/breathe reprise | the shins run, rabbit, run / dig that hole, forget the sun / and when at last the work is done / don’t sit down, it’s time to dig another one / for long you live and high you fly / but only if you ride the tide
04. whispering | alex clarewho will care for the fallen? / autumn shades, calm my shaking hands / tender, cool breeze, keeps me where i am / suddenly here, when i want to scream  
05. fallen trees | saint saviourthere’s no one watching over me /no one who could come and save my world / maybe i could be a savior / someone beautiful, beautiful
06. the storm, it’s coming | glen hansard on a new road with no true north i see it / there’s doubt in every face / when the wind howls at your gate / already it is too late / it’s coming
07. winter fields | bat for lashesi need to get to where all the wild things roam through all of my winter dreams / oh mother, i’m scared to close my eyes / some winter dreams will make you dive and dive down 
08. josefin | first aid kityou go with feet bare in the snow, you raise up your head to the dead / you seek of such magical things and nobody knows where you’ve been / and if you struggle hard rest on your brother’s weary shoulder / and if you shall ever wonder listen to your wise mother

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got meme → nine characters {4/9}  Sansa Stark

01. porcelain | helen jane long 
  {instrumental}

02. op.7 - cuckoo! | benjamin britten
in april i open my bill / in may i sing night and day / in june i change my tune / in july away i fly / in august away i must

03. breathe/breathe reprise | the shins
run, rabbit, run / dig that hole, forget the sun / and when at last the work is done / don’t sit down, it’s time to dig another one / for long you live and high you fly / but only if you ride the tide

04. whispering | alex clare
who will care for the fallen? / autumn shades, calm my shaking hands / tender, cool breeze, keeps me where i am / suddenly here, when i want to scream  

05. fallen trees | saint saviour
there’s no one watching over me /no one who could come and save my world / maybe i could be a savior / someone beautiful, beautiful

06. the storm, it’s coming | glen hansard
 on a new road with no true north i see it / there’s doubt in every face / when the wind howls at your gate / already it is too late / it’s coming

07. winter fields | bat for lashes
i need to get to where all the wild things roam through all of my winter dreams / oh mother, i’m scared to close my eyes / some winter dreams will make you dive and dive down 

08. josefin | first aid kit
you go with feet bare in the snow, you raise up your head to the dead / you seek of such magical things and nobody knows where you’ve been / and if you struggle hard rest on your brother’s weary shoulder / and if you shall ever wonder listen to your wise mother

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got meme → nine characters {3/9}  Stannis Baratheon, Melisandre, & Davos Seaworth

01. MAKE YOU A SWORD OF ME | ilan eshkeri   "The Warrior of Light, the Son of Fire"       {instrumental}
02. A DISTANT SADNESS | bear mccreary"One day she would be free of dreams. Melony, she thought. Lot Seven."      translation: a memory etched into soul and skin / leaves a scar that never heals / we will not abandon you / we will not forget you
03. OBLIVION (ACOUSTIC) | patrick wolf “There he stood, brooding over the realm he sought to claim, so near at hand and yet so far away.” ‘oh, my stubborn son, / i know that you said you need no one / but don’t you see danger / headed to oblivion’ / wait a second… / i didn’t come this far, for it to end like this
04. OH QUIET NIGHT | will stratton “The last time it was life I brought to Storm’s End, shaped to look like onions.”      tonight I have found / that honesty’s the only that’s sound / and so I will proceed / to be only truthful in my days  
05. THE FIRE | ben howardi’ll make your bones shake / the sweat we take from hearts still battered and worn / be my shelter and i’ll be your storm / we’ll show the fire how to burn
06. I’LL TAKE YOUR THRONE | james newton howard  "They are all usurpers, and they are all my enemies."       {instrumental}
07. BROKEN CROWN | mumford & sons"Melisandre saw another day in her flames as well. A morrow where Renly rode out of the south in his green armor to smash my host beneath the walls of King’s Landing."       crawl on my belly ‘til the sun goes down / i’ll never wear your broken crown / i can take the road and I can fuck it all the way / but in this twilight, our choices seal our fate 
08. EXILE VILIFY | the national “After the battle, when I was lost to despair, the Lady Melisandre bid me gaze into the hearthfire.”       you’ve got sucker’s luck / have you given up? / does it feel like a trial? / does it trouble your mind the way you trouble mine? / did you fall for the same empty answers again?
09. WHIRLPOOL | sea wolf"If he fell he was dead, and he had to live. For a little while more, at least. There was something he had to do."       saw something in the shadows / tricked me into the shallows / what is this pulling, tugging at my limbs so heavy dragging me down again / so i’m hoping, this cold blue water / scrubs me clean and spits me out again 
10. CROSSES | josé gonzález"We must act boldly, or all hope is lost."       don’t you know that I’ll be around to guide you / through your weakest moments to leave them behind you / returning nightmares only shadows / we’ll cast some light and you’ll be alright
11. FOR THE ENEMY | okkervil riverand it pours from the faucet’s mouth / like our fortune comes flowing out / every word of which without a doubt / will find us together and together bring us down

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got meme → nine characters {3/9}  Stannis Baratheon, Melisandre, & Davos Seaworth

01. MAKE YOU A SWORD OF ME | ilan eshkeri 
  "The Warrior of Light, the Son of Fire"       {instrumental}

02. A DISTANT SADNESS | bear mccreary
"One day she would be free of dreams. Melony, she thought. Lot Seven."      translation: a memory etched into soul and skin / leaves a scar that never heals / we will not abandon you / we will not forget you

03. OBLIVION (ACOUSTIC) | patrick wolf
“There he stood, brooding over the realm he sought to claim, so near at hand and yet so far away.” ‘oh, my stubborn son, / i know that you said you need no one / but don’t you see danger / headed to oblivion’ / wait a second… / i didn’t come this far, for it to end like this

04. OH QUIET NIGHT | will stratton
“The last time it was life I brought to Storm’s End, shaped to look like onions.”      tonight I have found / that honesty’s the only that’s sound / and so I will proceed / to be only truthful in my days  

05. THE FIRE | ben howard
i’ll make your bones shake / the sweat we take from hearts still battered and worn / be my shelter and i’ll be your storm / we’ll show the fire how to burn

06. I’LL TAKE YOUR THRONE | james newton howard
  "They are all usurpers, and they are all my enemies."       {instrumental}

07. BROKEN CROWN | mumford & sons
"Melisandre saw another day in her flames as well. A morrow where Renly rode out of the south in his green armor to smash my host beneath the walls of King’s Landing."       crawl on my belly ‘til the sun goes down / i’ll never wear your broken crown / i can take the road and I can fuck it all the way / but in this twilight, our choices seal our fate 

08. EXILE VILIFY | the national
“After the battle, when I was lost to despair, the Lady Melisandre bid me gaze into the hearthfire.”       you’ve got sucker’s luck / have you given up? / does it feel like a trial? / does it trouble your mind the way you trouble mine? / did you fall for the same empty answers again?

09. WHIRLPOOL | sea wolf
"If he fell he was dead, and he had to live. For a little while more, at least. There was something he had to do."       saw something in the shadows / tricked me into the shallows / what is this pulling, tugging at my limbs so heavy dragging me down again / so i’m hoping, this cold blue water / scrubs me clean and spits me out again

10. CROSSES | josé gonzález
"We must act boldly, or all hope is lost."       don’t you know that I’ll be around to guide you / through your weakest moments to leave them behind you / returning nightmares only shadows / we’ll cast some light and you’ll be alright

11. FOR THE ENEMY | okkervil river
and it pours from the faucet’s mouth / like our fortune comes flowing out / every word of which without a doubt / will find us together and together bring us down

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got meme → eight friendships and/or Brotps {4/8}  Theon Greyjoy & Robb Stark

 "When everyone was shouting King in the North, King in the North, I told myself … swore to myself … That I would be a good king, as honorable as Father, strong, just, loyal to my friends and brave when I faced my enemies … now I can’t even tell one from the other. How did it all get so confused?