1.02 – The Kingsroad

Original Air Date: April 24, 2011
Writers: David Benioff & D.B. Weiss
Director: Tim Van Patten
Runtime: 56 min

Having agreed to become the King’s Hand, Ned leaves Winterfell with daughters Sansa and Arya, while Catelyn stays behind in Winterfell. Jon Snow heads north to join the brotherhood of the Night’s Watch. Tyrion decides to forego the trip south with his family, instead joining Jon in the entourage heading to the Wall. Viserys bides his time in hopes of winning back the throne, while Daenerys focuses her attention on learning how to please her new husband, Drogo.

Source: Winter Is Coming


Jon: First lesson, stick them with the pointy end.
Arya: I know which end to use.

Jon: All the best swords have names, you know.
Arya: Sansa can keep sewing needles. I’ve got a needle of my own.

Arya: Liar! Liar liar liar!