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The Horned Lord was a King-Beyond-the-Wall long before Bael the Bard. His given name is not known.
One or two thousand years after Gendel and Gorne, the Horned Lord attacked the north. He allegedly used magic to pass south of the Wall. His fate is not yet known.
The Horned Lord once said that sorcery is a sword without a hilt. There is no safe way to grasp it.
- ↑ A Clash of Kings, Chapter 23, Jon III.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 The World of Ice & Fire, The Wall and Beyond: The Wildlings.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 A Storm of Swords, Chapter 73, Jon X.