She was pulled out of that situation so quickly that for a moment I wondered whether the scene had been recut after the Sansa backlash.It felt like the writers saying, “Look: Both Stark girls could have been raped, but they weren’t. There’s been plenty of controversial sexual violence in previous seasons, dating back to when Daenerys first had sex with Khal Drogo to when Cersei was raped by Jaime.(National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey 2010) Fact #2: 18.3% of women in the United States have survived a completed or attempted rape.(National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey 2010) Fact #3: Of the 18.3% of women who have survived rape or attempted rape, 12.3% were younger than age 12 when they were first raped, and 29.9% were between the ages of 11 and 17.And then there’s Daenerys, who has grown from victim to ruler.And yet, despite Dany’s victorious mounting of Drogon, these women have largely been trapped in bedrooms, dungeons, castles and fighting pits this season.By joining PADV's mailing list, you can stay up to date on events, news, and information - helping to stop the crime of domestic violence.
Same goes for Margaery, who after deftly handling Cersei walked directly into her trap.
Claudia is a domestic violence survivor who suffered physical, mental and emotional abuse for over 15 years.
She first came to Partnership Against Domestic Violence (PADV) through the Fulton Safe Families office where she received help securing a Temporary Protective Order (TPO) and also received assistance with getting a divorce.
The bravery of Brienne, Arya and Ygritte surpassed that of their male cohorts.
The craftiness of Cersei, Maergery and the Red Woman had men wrapped around their fingers.