- The final episode of “Game of Thrones” aired on Sunday.
- Fans made a lot of jokes about the finale and many of them were about the scene in which Ser Brienne of Tarth writes about Jaime Lannister’s legacy.
- A lot of fans pointed out that it looked like she was writing in her diary and fans of shows like “Jersey Shore” and movies like “Harry Potter” got in on the memes, too.
- Spoilers ahead for the series finale of “Game of Thrones.”
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The highly anticipated series finale of “Game of Thrones” aired on Sunday night and the ending was just as divisive as the rest of season eight has been. Although many fans felt the finale didn’t exactly live up to their expectations, there were still so many moments worth talking about.
One of those moments was when Ser Brienne of Tarth, who was now Lord Commander of Kingsguard to Bran the Broken, sat in front of the Book of Brothers (the book that highlights the achievements of knights in Westeros) to complete Jaime Lannister’s life story, which is titled “Kingslayer.”
It was an especially powerful scene since the last time Jaime and Brienne were together, she lost her virginity to him and he left her to be with his sister, Cersei Lannister. Plus, this moment was seemingly a callback to a season-four scene in which Jaime and Brienne stood near the book and Jaime told her, “It’s the duty of the Lord Commander to fill those pages. There’s still room left on mine.”
Although viewers were able to read the kind words Brienne wrote about Jaime, fans couldn’t help but imagine the things she could’ve written or done instead.
Here’s a look at some of the best Brienne jokes and memes from the final episode of “Game of Thrones.” Of course, there are some major spoilers ahead.
A lot of people imagined what Brienne should have actually been writing in the book and it was straight out of ‘Mean Girls’
— Michelle Oldbridge (@gingerlymyself) May 20, 2019
— Reem Rabi (@ReemRabi) May 20, 2019
Or maybe she took some ideas from ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’
Some wondered what it’d be like if she was writing a nod to ‘Harry Potter’
— Witchcrafting & Wizardry (@witchcraft_wiz) May 20, 2019
Even ‘Jersey Shore’ fans got in on the action
— cory (@coryiams) May 20, 2019
Some fans couldn’t help but compare her to Carrie Bradshaw from ‘Sex and the City’
"and i couldn't help but wonder, maybe this game of thrones was no game after all" pic.twitter.com/vXWcWYrBKS
— Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) May 20, 2019
Brienne: As I remembered all Jaime had accomplished, I couldn’t help but wonder… how could he still leave me for his sister? pic.twitter.com/TQTdCS9oEA
— supreme marissa goode ???? (@MarissaBlanch) May 20, 2019
— Maxine ???? (@Maxim1llion) May 20, 2019
'i couldn't help but wonder… by writing him even further into the historical record, was i accidentally writing *myself* OUT?' pic.twitter.com/foZqllfSEt
— Bim S. Pumpkins Esq. (@bimadew) May 20, 2019
Some viewers imagined what it’d be like if she had done some doodling in the book
— Jules (@Julian_Epp) May 20, 2019
brienne tries to draw a chameleon from memory pic.twitter.com/4eb0wfxCmm
— ellie sunakawa (@elliesunakawa) May 20, 2019
Viewers also wondered what would happen if Brienne was thinking some deeper thoughts that weren’t quite related to Jaime
— vic (@thenotoriousVKC) May 20, 2019
Some fans imagined if Brienne wanted everyone to know that she had sex with Jaime before his death
— Kiran (@opalsrose) May 20, 2019
— Dani Hicks (@danibriney) May 20, 2019
Some people imagined that Brienne was actually furious with Jaime and was getting a bit of revenge
— Zie (@TheMessenger93) May 20, 2019
— Nadia (@nadiamy) May 20, 2019
“And also Ser Jaime died while telling Cersei that he was in love with Brienne who was super hot the end” pic.twitter.com/9yr5i3lvHK
— Dylan Goforth (@DGoforth918) May 20, 2019
All in all, a lot of viewers were pretty surprised about Brienne’s sudden passion for writing
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