Hobb

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Hobb
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Alias Three-Finger Hobb
Allegiance Night's Watch
Book(s) A Game of Thrones (appears)
A Clash of Kings (mentioned)
A Storm of Swords (appears)
A Feast for Crows (mentioned)
A Dance with Dragons (appears)

Hobb, called Three-Finger Hobb, is the main cook at Castle Black for the Night's Watch.[1]

Recent Events

A Storm of Swords

Hobb is among those left behind by Bowen Marsh when the First Steward sets off after wildling raiders. During the Battle of Castle Black, Hobb keeps the defenders fed. Hobb is among the candidates at the choosing of the new Lord Commander of the Night's Watch.[2]

A Dance with Dragons

Hobb gathers with two score other black brothers near the gate of Castle Black after word spreads that the heads of three rangers have been found impaled on spikes on the other side of the Wall. Lord Commander Jon Snow verifies that Jack Bulwer, Hairy Hal, and Garth Greyfeather have been slain by the Weeper. A friend of Garth's, Alf of Runnymudd, breaks down at the news, and Hobb is ordered by Jon to get Alf to bed and give him mulled wine.[3]

Quotes about Hobb

Samwell: Who are these five who keep voting for Three-Finger Hobb?
Clydas: Brothers who want him out of the kitchens?[2]

Samwell Tarly and Clydas

Bowen: Who better to command the black cloaks than a man who once commanded the gold, sire?
Stannis: Any of you, I would think. Even the cook.[4]

Bowen Marsh and Stannis Baratheon

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