Peril at King’s Landing Part 2: The Fury of the Unchained Kraken
Aron Thrack talks to Paxter Redwyne andAron convinces Paxter to marry one of his sons to one of Aron daughters. Aron is there when Aurora and the Bog Knight arrive Aurora tells Aron the info about the dagger, and the ambush. It was bought for assassination.
Aron knows who owns the shield, Lance Ortan, of House Ortan. It is an old shield, though it is a gift from Jamsun Carmunt’s father the shield vanished a few months ago suspicious of the Dannets. Lance is going to talk to Tywin about this.
Sandor Clegane vs. Arthur Westerhill, one of the Mountains men. Arthur Westerhill is a bastard of Tytos Lannister. Sandor has the advantage since Arthur Westerhill looks drunk. Sandor wins and Arthur passes out, he looks pretty drunk. Arthur is married to a black widow
A well-dressed Middle-aged Lord enters the Bog Knight’s tent, wants to see Bareon, its Lord Ramius Seawish they talk about the Acquisition of more Ravens and how they need more ravens. Beric knows that they were lying, and that they were going to steal, not buy, something.
The Bog Knight wakes up, Bog Knight tells Beric the details of the attack. Maester Bareon says that he’ll make a full recovery, eventually.
Beric leaves the Bog Knight’s tent. Beric goes to the tournament and the fight that is going on is Lance Ortan vs. Meryn Trant, Lance wins although it looks like Meryn threw the fight. Beric talks with Lance tells tails that a Carmunt knight terrorizing the countryside was indeed sent by House Carmunt, The Dannets believe that, at least. They might try something tonight although Tywin told Lance that there’s no plot that he is aware of. Lord Lance Lungus tells the tail of when Lord Jamsun Carmunt beat the shit out of Lord Dannet. Beric thanks him for his time.
Beric tells Aron about the shit going down. Aron tells Beric about the plan they had, Beric doesn’t like that plan. Johan bursts in, Beric shuts up. Aron talks with Johan about his sons in the tournament (2 are still in 3 lost) Beric tells Johan about his sons drinking, Beric leaves Johan and Aron alone. Beric goes to find his son.
He wants to help whatever’s going on Aron and Johan go to drink at a fest tent owned by House Brewer. Johan asks Aron if they’re allies, Aron reashers that they are. Johan sees a lot of rich people there, and Aron wants to marry one of his daughters to one of Johan sons. Aron offers an alliance, using a navy, Aron and Johan go off to find his sons.
Beric spends time with his daughter, she beat a Dornish fighter. He might’ve been a well-known lord. Beric and Jyana have a touching father daughter moment. Beric gets some bog knights to follow Bareon who is talking to Arch Maester Marwyn.
Half an hour passes and all the Maesters disperse, Bareon goes to the Drunken Dragon Inn, to meet Lord Daegon Seawish and a couple other ironborn, Bog knight follows them in the and ironborn go upstairs, Daegon Seawish is talking about buying a lot of wine to put something in the wine casks, Maester Bareon talks about how to stop things burning by filling the wine casks with sand to try to prevent the wildfire from burning entire ships from burning in emerald fire. The bog knight knows they’re talking about wildfire, Ironborn have found stashes in the city and are stealing the stuff to bring back to the Iron Islands and they plan on burning Seaguard and Lannisport to the ground. They called Robert a fat idiot and that when he croaks that chaos will burn the realm to the ground. Westeros is about to be consumed by fire both literal and figurative.
Both bog knights are outside, a throwing axe catches the second bog knight when four Ironborn come out of the shadows. They have the Seawish banner, the first bog knight throws a net netting one of the iron born, the bog knights run. Ironborn give chase and another axe hits the injured bog knight, Injured bog knight gives his net to the healthy one. The healthy one throws the net, it hits and after running they lose the Ironborn after ducking in one of Littlefinger’s brothels finding Grand Maester Pycelle in a brothel. He’s healed but he’ll never be able to fight again.
The first bog knight finds Beric, he immediately goes to his bog knight. The first bog knight tells Beric of the wildfire plot, Beric commands the bog knight, in typical bog knight formation, to protect the injured bog knight. Lord Ramius Seawish himself wasn’t at the tavern. Beric sits with his bog knights at the feast.
Johan talks with Lord Karstark at the feast and hears that a pyromancer was murdered and a warehouse burnt down. Johan sends Jamson Oakheart to a brothel to pick up rumors. Aron and Theos Brewer are talking economics.
Adham Dannet, heir to the house, arrives and he whispers to the king. The king looks displeased and Adham gets up and points at Boll, he accuses him of sending knights to attack Dannet lands, he’s very drunk, and demands Boll to answer for his crimes. Boll replies “We have no knights in the North,” and Adam mentions House Carmunt’s Targaryen loyalty. Adham demands the “Castle Bane” siege engine and reparations for the damages that his peasants have suffered.
Johan silently stands up, Beric asks Adham, “What proof do you have?” Adham brings in a peasant who describes the Ser Armas, knight who attacked Aurora. Beric tells a bog knight to fetch the shield and Beric beckons towards Aurora. She rises and describes the men who ambushed her and the Dannet men who ambushed her as well as Ser Armas. Adam denies bringing Soldiers. The bog knight arrives with the shield, Beric says, “How do you think it got to King’s Landing?” Adham doesn’t know. Beric explains the fight. He brings in his Master-of-Arms, Beric beckons for the Master-of-Arms to tell his side of the story. Robert declares a trial by combat, a joust, We vote for Aron to joust.
Johan finds out his third son is missing, and Johan informs everyone to stick together. He looks for him, with two bog knights. Adham appears to have a hangover. Adham has the symptoms of the poison that killed Ser Westerhill, Beric finds Bareon and informs him of the poison and the maesters manage to help him. Beric and his bog knights go to the maester enclave to find the ingredients that are in the cure. Adham is fine the joust begins and the Mountain spear pierces Lord Adham Dannet’s shoulder catching him on the Mountain’s spear thowing him from his horse. The Mountain wins. Adam has broken bones through out his body, but he is alive. House Carmunt is innocent and Lord Seawish is nowhere to be seen. Maester Bareon disappears with out a trace. Beric and Aron meet and finish their discussion
Johan heads into the city, looking for his son. Johan is followed by people, probably Ironborn. He has a personal guard with him. Johan goes to Littlefinger’s brothel with Sandor Oakheart and one of his Elite Gaurd follows him inside. Johan finds Littlefinger, and approaches Littlefinger says his son, Jamson went to fleabottom. Johan finds a note left by Jamson and is read to Johan by One of his guards. It talks about ironborn held up in a warehouse. Mentions an odd spider Johan comes outside and informs everyone of what’s going on. Johan spreads his troops in an incredibly tactical manner. They all go to fleabottom, and finds the warehouse called the Odd Speeder. Johan returns to the tournament.
Back at the tournament, Sandor Clegane vs. a Northern Mystery Knight, Aron notices that the mystery knight is not a man, but a girl. Johan tells Aron Thrack that he needs to speak with everyone. Sandor unmasks the mystery knight by hitting the helm of the mystery knight, it’s Jyana Caleman and she disqualified, Sandor wins.
Aurora and Beric follow Aron to Johan, they find a private tent and Johan explains that his son is missing, Jamson Oakheart left a note of the Odd Speedster, They were followed by the “workers” and Johan is convinced that the murders are all related. Johan mentioned the name Daegon Seawish who mentioned not going to the Kraken’s End Tavern, and not eat the food because of the lack of quality of food.
Suddenly, the tent catches fire, twelve armored men storm the tent the six bog knights net seven people. Johan looks behind him and sees eight Ironborn barge in. The tent is on fire as the fight, two of the bog knights are very injured and one of Johan’s guards is killed yet the ironborn are all killed or escape and four of the armored mercenaries are captured and questioned, the three surviving mercenaries take the black. Aurora, Beric, Aron, and Johan reflect on the plots they have stumbled on.