20 Of The Most Memorable Moments From 'Game of Thrones'

20 Of The Most Memorable Moments From 'Game of Thrones'

Winter is here.

With only two more seasons left, Game of Thrones fans are anticipating season 7 more than any season before. With the release of the first trailer and announcement of the season 7 air date; I thought it would be fun to look back at the most unforgettable moments from the show so far.

1. Bran being pushed from the tower at Winterfell.

2. The beheading of Ned Stark.

3. The birth of Daenerys' dragons.

4. The Battle of the Blackwater.

5. Daenerys burns the slave masters

6. The red wedding.

7. Joffrey's death (The Purple Wedding).

8. The Mountain and the Viper.

9. The Battle for the Wall.

10. Tyrion kills Tywin on his chamber pot.

11. The battle at Hardhome.

12. Cersei's walk of shame.

13. Arya Stark is blinded.

14. The "death" of Jon Snow.

15. Hold the Door.

16. The Battle of the Bastards.

17. Ramsay Bolton's Death.

18. Bran's vision of Jon Snow's birth.

19. Tommen's suicide.

20. Cersei blows up the Sept

While there are many, many moments from the series that may deserve to be on this list, these 20 are what stand out to me as the most unforgettable thus far. These are the game-changers, the plot twists, and the pivotal moments that define many of our favorite characters. Just like every Game of Thrones fan, I can't wait to see what's in store for season 7.

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I'm The Girl Without A 'Friend Group'

And here's why I'm OK with it


Little things remind me all the time.

For example, I'll be sitting in the lounge with the people on my floor, just talking about how everyone's days went. Someone will turn to someone else and ask something along the lines of, "When are we going to so-and-so's place tonight?" Sometimes it'll even be, "Are you ready to go to so-and-so's place now? Okay, we'll see you later, Taylor!"

It's little things like that, little things that remind me I don't have a "friend group." And it's been like that forever. I don't have the same people to keep me company 24 hours of the day, the same people to do absolutely everything with, and the same people to cling to like glue. I don't have a whole cast of characters to entertain me and care for me and support me. Sometimes, especially when it feels obvious to me, not having a "friend group" makes me feel like a waste of space. If I don't have more friends than I can count, what's the point in trying to make friends at all?

I can tell you that there is a point. As a matter of fact, just because I don't have a close-knit clique doesn't mean I don't have any friends. The friends I have come from all different walks of life, some are from my town back home and some are from across the country. I've known some of my friends for years, and others I've only known for a few months. It doesn't really matter where they come from, though. What matters is that the friends I have all entertain me, care for me, and support me. Just because I'm not in that "friend group" with all of them together doesn't mean that we can't be friends to each other.

Still, I hate avoiding sticking myself in a box, and I'm not afraid to seek out friendships. I've noticed that a lot of the people I see who consider themselves to be in a "friend group" don't really venture outside the pack very often. I've never had a pack to venture outside of, so I don't mind reaching out to new people whenever.

I'm not going to lie, when I hear people talking about all the fun they're going to have with their "friend group" over the weekend, part of me wishes I could be included in something like that. I do sometimes want to have the personality type that allows me to mesh perfectly into a clique. I couldn't tell you what it is about me, but there is some part of me that just happens to function better one-on-one with people.

I hated it all my life up until very recently, and that's because I've finally learned that not having a "friend group" is never going to be the same as not having friends.

SEE ALSO: To The Girls Who Float Between Friend Groups

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