Brave Danny Flint

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"Brave Danny Flint" is a sad and pretty song about Danny Flint, a girl who disguised herself as a boy to join the Night's Watch but ended up raped and murdered by the black brothers. In some versions of the song her ghost still walks the Nightfort. [1]

Recent Events

A Dance with Dragons

Wyman Manderly asks Abel to sing it at the wedding of Ramsay Bolton to Arya Stark. [2]

When Tormund Giantsbane brings the wildling hostages to the Wall, Jon Snow spots two girls disguised as boys. Jon requests for them to be replaced, but Tormund argues that a hostage is a hostage. Jon asks if Mance Rayder ever sang of Danny Flint. Tormund does not recall Mance having done so.[1]

References and Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 58, Jon XII.
  2. A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 37, The Prince of Winterfell.