|Book||A Dance with Dragons (appears)|
Sour Alyn is a man-at-arms sworn to House Bolton. He is one of the Bastard's Boys.
Appearance and Character
Sour Alyn has rotten teeth and foul breath. He is mean and witless.
Alyn wields a sword.
A Dance with Dragons
Sour Alyn is present in the great hall of the Dreadfort when Big Walder and Little Walder Frey bring Theon Greyjoy before Ramsay Bolton, who is joined by Arnolf Karstark and Hother Umber.
Alyn and Skinner toss a freerider from the Battlements Gate of Winterfell after the man angers Ramsay. Sour Alyn and Grunt are on guard at the door of Ramsay's bedchamber when the spearwives go with Theon to rescue "Arya Stark" (actually Jeyne Poole).
Quotes by Sour Alyn
Try a wash yourself, Reek. You smell like horse piss.—Alyn to Theon Greyjoy
Quotes about Sour Alyn
Grunt had no tongue and Sour Alyn had no wits, Lord Ramsay liked to say. One was brutal, the other mean, but both had spent most of their lives in service at the Dreadfort. They did as they were told.—thoughts of Theon Greyjoy
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 32, Reek III.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 51, Theon I.
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 41, The Turncloak.
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 12, Reek I.
- ↑ A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 46, A Ghost in Winterfell.