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Arya’s and Sympathies

By Odin, we are looking for your comments on The Girl Who Lived! Give us your Stark opinions - was this episode good or did it give the show a reputation worthy of the Benny Hill show - or both? Either way, the story is not over yet…..


That one was merely okay for me. But after four in a row, an ever age episode was (on average) bound to happen. I get the feel that overall it could have been better, but was let down at the script editing stage: an odd number of jarring tonal shifts, with the fun romp and emotional or darker scenes not blending very well. Felt a bit like it started as more of comedy and then they decided “umm… Needs more pathos, add some stuff!”

Posted by Andrew  on  10/19  at  07:37 AM

I must confess, my first thought was “I wonder if the Doctor will introduce her to Captain Jack.”

I reserve judgement, however, until the end of Part II.

Posted by David H. Olivier  on  10/20  at  09:26 AM

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