- This week’s episode of “Game of Thrones”was emotional.
- People especially had feelings about Tormund, who had some particularly meme-able moments.
- Other people couldn’t deal with some emotional reunions.
- Spoiler ahead for this week’s episode.
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The second episode of the final season of “Game of Thrones” aired on Sunday and certainly did not disappoint fans who were looking to see more of Tormund, everyone’s favourite wildling who has proven himself to be something of a feminist.
Despite the fact that the Army of the Dead would be attacking Winterfell within hours, Tormund was only concerned about one thing: finding Brienne of Tarth. Some of his best moments of the episode included him telling a slightly uncomfortable story about growing up with giants and him cheering on Brienne during her moment of glory.
Of course, the internet reacted by creating some perfect memes and jokes about Tormund, Brienne, and basically the entire group at Winterfell, and some were too good to ignore. Warning: spoilers ahead for this week’s episode.
Tormund started off his most charming episode yet by literally tackling Jon Snow with a huge bear hug
Tormund when he saw Jon: pic.twitter.com/UqbsktRyqr
— Westeros Watch (@WesterosWatch) April 22, 2019
"MY LITTLE CROW"
TORMUND REALLY LOVES JON SO MUCH pic.twitter.com/xJUvzO1T1z
— kati | (@elliotsda3m0ns) April 22, 2019
— gia ꕥ (@gianneala) April 22, 2019
Even though he came to Winterfell to deliver some bad news to Jon, he really only cared about one thing: finding, and wooing, Brienne
The dead are coming to kill everyone…
Tormund : pic.twitter.com/q7p3MSmdRH
— ⍟ Who the hell is Bucky ? ✪ (@Mlle_Charlene_) April 22, 2019
— Farah (@FarahMajic) April 22, 2019
Tormund, aggressively horny as the world is ending, is the only relatable character on this show.
— Slade (@Slade) April 22, 2019
Tormund quickly realised that he had some competition in Jaime Stark, and his reaction was perfect
Tormund: If I was king..
Jamie: Hold my beer pic.twitter.com/D90BiQKNzd
— Xavier Jacobs (@xjjacobs) April 22, 2019
WHAT IS A JAMIE TO A TORMUND #GameofThrones
— Terron Moore (@Terr) April 22, 2019
Jamie and Tormund about to have the wild beef over Brienne the Stallion.
— King David. (@wassupdeej) April 22, 2019
The internet could not handle Tormund’s absolutely wild story about where his nickname, Giantsbane, came from
Wow Tormund has a giant oedipus complex
— Adam Serwer ???? (@AdamSerwer) April 22, 2019
— mels ✨???????? (@princessmelssss) April 22, 2019
— Kathy Le (@kath_aye) April 22, 2019
This is one love triangle that people actually enjoy
— Lindsey Kupfer (@Lindseykupfer) April 22, 2019
Meanwhile, another pairing – Arya and Gendry- had a lot of people talking
— Jeevan Vittal (@JvittalTV) April 22, 2019
— Magen Benefield (@MagenB27) April 22, 2019
Gendry when Arya asked him how women he’s been with pic.twitter.com/kdKLEjPWJn
— mars (@distantcowboy) April 22, 2019
While others were emotional about that moment between Theon and Sansa
Theon to Daenerys: hi
Theon to Sansa: I’ve missed you so much. You’re my best friend. I would do anything for you. You’re my ride or die. My cinnamon apple. I think about you all the time. I would love and die for you. You are my reason for living. #GameOfThrones
— baemar royce (@motelsonthemoon) April 22, 2019
— Tweetn2theuniverse (@Nefertiti_Jones) April 22, 2019
And some were still shaken by Podrick’s sad song for the group around the fire
— Kim Renfro (@kimrrenfro) April 22, 2019
Tyrion: Let's sing a song.
Everyone Else: ????
— DarthSass (@DarthSass) April 22, 2019
podrick: *starts singing*
— ً (@octqviablakes) April 22, 2019
But everyone shared a similar dread that next week’s episode will be tough to watch
Part of me wishes they would just end #GameofThrones after last night's episode. It was so happy. And conclusive! The end! No need for battles! Everyone lives, right?? RIGHT!? ????????????????????????????????????????
— Hannah Hart ???? (@harto) April 22, 2019
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