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Old 04-26-2014, 01:21 AM   #1957
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Originally Posted by Old Dude View Post
I don't recall anything Kevan said about that, but Selmy, at one point, suggested that the Mad King was lusty for Tywin's bride/wife and that he exercised some sort of royal privilege that allowed him to bone her on Tywin's wedding night.

If so, then it's possible that the twins are really Targ offspring, which makes it really ironic that Tyrion would be Tywin's only biological heir.
The white knight chose his words with care. “Prince Aerys … as a youth, he was taken with a certain lady of Casterly Rock, a cousin of Tywin Lannister. When she and Tywin wed, your father drank too much wine at the wedding feast and was heard to say that it was a great pity that the lord’s right to the first night had been abolished. A drunken jape, no more, but Tywin Lannister was not a man to forget such words, or the … the liberties your father took during the bedding.” His face reddened. “I have said too much, Your Grace. I—”
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