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“The three triarchs are chosen from amongst those noble families who can prove unbroken descent from old Valyria, to serve until the first day of the new year. And you would know all this if you had troubled to read the book that Maester Kedry gave you.” —Quentyn Martell
“It had no pictures.” —Gerris Drinkwater
“There were maps.” —Quentyn Martell
“Maps do not count. If he had told me it was about tigers and elephants, I might have given it a try. It looked suspiciously like a history. —Gerris Drinkwater
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 6, The Merchant's Man.