Erryk (guard)

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Erryk
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Erryk by Diego Gisbert Llorens © Fantasy Flight Games

Alias "Left" or "Right"
Allegiance House Tyrell
Culture Reach
Books

Erryk is one of the two personal guards of Olenna Tyrell, the dowager Lady of Highgarden. He is the twin of Arryk, her other guard. Lady Olenna cannot tell them apart, so she calls them Left and Right.[1]

Appearance and Character

Erryk is seven feet tall, well muscled, with broad shoulders and a narrow waist. He has a strong jaw, blue eyes and a thick red mustache. Erryk wears a gilded halfhelm and a green cloak edged in gold satin, with the golden rose of Highgarden sewn on his chest. He is practically indistinguishable from his twin, Arryk.[1]

It is likely that Erryk is named after Ser Erryk Cargyll, the legendary Kingsguard and twin of Ser Arryk Cargyll.

Recent Events

A Storm of Swords

Olenna Tyrell with Erryk and Arryk, by Rafal Hrynkiewicz © Fantasy Flight Games

Erryk and his brother escort Lady Olenna to King's Landing for the wedding of her granddaughter, Margaery Tyrell, to King Joffrey I Baratheon.[1]

A Feast for Crows

During Tywin Lannister's wake, Queen Cersei Lannister sees Erryk and his brother by Lady Olenna's sides.[2] The twins also accompany Lady Olenna at the wedding of Margaery and King Tommen I Baratheon.[3] The next day, Lady Olenna and half of the Tyrell army leave the capital to return to Highgarden, and her guards presumably leave with her.[3]

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