No disrespect David but I find your comment to be ridiculous. Cleary mythology plays a large in this story. Whether GRR Martin is writing with particular myths in mind is debatable. Most will be aware of the Hamlet/Lion King connection and The Odyssey/Oh Brother where art thou one.
The idea that old stories are reworked is nothing revolutionary. My guess is that you are put off by anything relating to Velikovsky, I get that. My post was not an effort to validate his theories. Just pointing out some interesting comparisons.
|Mythology in Game of Thrones||1333||seanoffshotgun||27-Oct-18 21:31|
|Re: Mythology in Game of Thrones||255||seanoffshotgun||27-Oct-18 22:50|
|Re: Mythology in Game of Thrones||241||D-Archer||28-Oct-18 10:45|
|Re: Mythology in Game of Thrones||255||seanoffshotgun||28-Oct-18 19:45|
|Re: Mythology in Game of Thrones||295||seanoffshotgun||28-Oct-18 20:02|
|Re: Mythology in Game of Thrones||246||D-Archer||02-Nov-18 12:17|
|Re: Mythology in Game of Thrones||361||Aine||13-Nov-18 23:25|