Game of Thrones S2E9 - Blackwater The dark arts have provided Lord Stannis with his armies and paved his path to our door. For a man in service to such powers to sit on the Iron Throne, I can think of nothing worse. And tonight, I believe you are the only man who can stop him.
I do not know your son, my lady. But I could serve you, if you would have me. You have courage. Not battle courage, perhaps but…I don’t know…a kind of woman’s courage. And I think, when the time comes, you will not try and hold me back. Promise me that you will not hold me back from Stannis.