These questions regard last night’s episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Please answer the prompts with specific examples from LAST NIGHT’S EPISODE, though supplementary material will be accepted as a secondary source. Please write legibly. No. 2 pencils only. You have an hour to finish this test. See below for questions and sample responses.
1. Dads … right? For a show that has shown us how powerful a mother’s love for her children can be–Dany and her dragons, Cersei and her son, Catelyn and her children–this week’s finale bludgeoned us over the head with the opposite. Apparently all dads hate their sons, to the point where getting the LITERAL “dick in a box” of your only male offspring can’t sway you to pull out of a losing battle. From the rat lord to Tywin’s admission to Tyrion to the revelation of the identity of Theon’s torturer as the bastard of Roose Bolton, is there such a thing as a positive male parental figure on this show? Read More