Lord Renly's Ride

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"Lord Renly's Ride" is a song written by Hamish the Harper for the wedding of King Joffrey I and Margaery Tyrell.

The lyrics narrate how Renly's ghost repents from his attempt to usurp his nephew, returns to this world to defend the realm from Stannis Baratheon and then goes to Highgarden to see his true love's face one last time.[1] In reality, "Renly's ghost" was Ser Garlan Tyrell who wore Renly's armor during the Battle of the Blackwater on the suggestion of Lord Petyr Baelish.[2]


From his throne of bones the Lord of Death looked down on the murdered lord...[1]