It took me six or seven (eight?) years to read A Game of Thrones despite being a huge fan of GRRM. The dust jacket blurb in the original hardcover edition made it sound so incredibly lame I just couldn't be bothered. It described Viserys as a "dragon prince" and I went "Really, George? Your first novel in ages and… » 10/25/14 8:32pm Saturday 8:32pm