:: Warning: This article contains spoilers for Game Of Thrones season eight, episode three, The Long Night.
“What do we say to the God of Death?”
“Not today,” said Arya Stark, before later going on to deftly dispose of the Night King with a blink-and-you’d-miss-it sleight of hand dagger trick that set the internet alight.
Only the most important death in Game Of Thrones history (sorry, Sean Bean), and it was Arya whodunnit.
Halfway through the final series, we now move on to the fight for the Iron Throne.
In the Westeros world of uncertainty, only one thing is clear – the internet has already found its Queen.
After Monday’s epic episode, which saw our heroes taking on the Night King and his White Walkers in the show’s biggest and bloodiest and most jaw-dropping battle to date, it was Arya Stark (played by Maisie Williams) who emerged as the standout hero, scrapping and fighting and slaying before well and truly sticking the baddest of them all with the pointy end.
Social media, of course, responded in kind.
There was this throwback pic to a young Arya and Bran
The Stark celebrations
Lots of good mornings to Maisie
Because what situation isn’t made better by a bit of Celine Dion?
Looks like BTS called it even before Melisandre
And we’ll leave you with this
Actually, before we go… here’s a sneak peek at the next episode. It’s not over yet.
:: The final series of Game Of Thrones airs on Sky Atlantic at 2am and 9pm on Mondays.
:: Want to recap on the story so far? All episodes of Game Of Thrones from series 1-7 are now available to watch on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV.
Source: SKY NEWS