Honestly, I despise the Lannisters (of course, you're supposed to) but it's next to impossible not to root for Tyrion. He's making the best of life, and he loves living. He loves playing games with people and he's extremely well-read and highly intelligent. He's a fantastic strategist and he's extremely good at psychology. He's a very well-written character and George Martin was a genius for creating him in the first place. Peter Dinklage just took the character to that next level, and he and Daenerys are the two main reasons I watch the show! They're also my two favorite characters in the books, although they are portrayed differently in the show than how Martin described them in the books.
I just hope that in the end Tyrion is the only Lannister left standing because he at least knows to do the right thing.
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