Butterwell (Hand of the King)
Lord of Whitewalls|
Hand of the King
The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)|
The Mystery Knight (mentioned)
A Storm of Swords (mentioned)
He was renowned for his wit.
When King Aegon IV Targaryen visited Lord Butterwell he gifted him with a dragon egg in return for "access" to his three maiden daughters. According to tales, Aegon impregnated all three girls the same night.
A Storm of Swords
Lord Davos Seaworth, now Hand of the King to Stannis Baratheon, is concerned that he has risen too high from his humble origins. When Davos suggests that the Hand should be someone who is wise, Maester Pylos reminds him that the intelligent Lord Butterwell was an unsuccessful Hand.
Quotes about Butterwell
|Son||3 daughters||Aegon IV Targaryen|
|3 sons||Daughter||Tommard Heddle||Daughter||Lord Risley||Daughter||Lord Costayne|