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“Game of Thrones”: “Or is the little girl the bravest one here?”

At the beginning of this season, one of “Game of Thrones'” TV overlords, David Benioff, told Grantland’s Andy Greenwald that "Themes are for eighth-grade book reports.” There is a reason the people who make stuff don’t get the final say on the meaning of that stuff. “And Now His Watch Is Ended” was particularly theme-y — the theme being revenge but it also demostrated how little “Game of Thrones” cares about creating “normal” episodes of television.