George Also Said Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookPrintPinterestTumblrEmailLike this:Like Loading... 6 thoughts on “George Also Said” Add yours GoT is based on War of the Roses. We never covered the good stuff in history class! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes, I read an excellent interview with him about GoT and the WotR, published before the TV series began. That was sort of his point, too. History was always so dry, and he wanted something more honest and truthful. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply History is the greatest soap opera ever written. Too bad history teachers don’t teach it that way. LikeLiked by 1 person Too true, and the more you learn of history, the more visible the cycles of power, collapse, and advancement become. Really is fascinating, and then you get into the players. LikeLiked by 1 person Hi Michael, Interesting quote, especially coming from George R. R. Martin. I saw an interview with him many years ago, where he spent his childhood looking out a window at an island. Supposedly he imagined all that could happen on this island. It is nice to hear he believes in “real life” too:) Erica LikeLiked by 1 person Reply He does have an audacious imagination, right? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.