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| image_caption = Merry Meg, by Magali Villeneuve, as depicted in ''[[The World of Ice & Fire]]''.
 
| image_caption = Merry Meg, by Magali Villeneuve, as depicted in ''[[The World of Ice & Fire]]''.
| Alias = Merry Meg
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| Culture = [[Rivermen]]
 
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| Spouse = Unknown smith{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
| Issue = [[Alysanne (daughter of Aegon IV)|Alysanne]]<br>[[Lily]]<br>[[Willow (daughter of Aegon IV)|Willow]]<br>[[Rosey (daughter of Aegon IV)|Rosey]]
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| Issue = [[Alysanne (daughter of Aegon IV)|Alysanne]]{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}<br>[[Lily]]{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}<br>[[Willow (daughter of Aegon IV)|Willow]]{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}<br>[[Rosey (daughter of Aegon IV)|Rosey]]{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
 
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| Place_of_Death = [[Fairmarket]]{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
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| Date_of_Death = {{Date|159}}{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
 
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'''Megette''', also known as '''Merry Meg''', was the young and buxom wife of a blacksmith. She was the second of [[Aegon IV Targaryen]]'s mistresses.{{Ref|TWOIAF| Aegon IV}}
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'''Megette''', also known as '''Merry Meg''', was the young and buxom wife of a blacksmith. She was the second of [[Aegon IV Targaryen]]'s mistresses.{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
While riding near [[Fairmarket]] in {{Date|155}} Prince [[Aegon IV Targaryen|Aegon's]] horse threw a shoe, and when he sought out the local smith, he came to notice the man's young wife. He went on to buy her for seven [[Currency|gold dragons]] along with the threat of Ser [[Joffrey Staunton]] of the [[Kingsguard]]. Megette was installed in a house in [[King’s Landing]]; she and Aegon were even "[[Marriage|wed]]" in a secret ceremony conducted by a [[mummer]] playing a [[septon]]. Prince [[Viserys II Targaryen|Viserys]] put an end to it, returning Megette to her husband and placing their daughters with the [[Faith of the Seven|Faith]] to be trained as septas. Megette was beaten to death within a year by the blacksmith.{{Ref|TWOIAF| Aegon IV}}
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While riding near [[Fairmarket]] in {{Date|155}} Prince [[Aegon IV Targaryen|Aegon's]] horse threw a shoe, and when he sought out the local smith, he came to notice the man's young wife. He went on to buy her for seven [[Currency|gold dragons]] along with the threat of Ser [[Joffrey Staunton]] of the [[Kingsguard]]. Megette was installed in a house in [[King’s Landing]]; she and Aegon were even "[[Marriage|wed]]" in a secret ceremony conducted by a [[mummer]] playing a [[septon]]. Prince [[Viserys II Targaryen|Viserys]] put an end to it, returning Megette to her husband and placing their daughters with the [[Faith of the Seven|Faith]] to be trained as septas. Megette was beaten to death within a year by the blacksmith.{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
  
 
==Family==
 
==Family==
Megette gave [[Aegon IV Targaryen|Aegon]] four children in as many years; [[Alysanne (daughter of Aegon IV)|Alysanne]], [[Lily]], [[Willow (daughter of Aegon IV)|Willow]] and [[Rosey (daughter of Aegon IV)|Rosey]].{{Ref|TWOIAF| Aegon IV}}
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Megette gave [[Aegon IV Targaryen|Aegon]] four children in as many years; [[Alysanne (daughter of Aegon IV)|Alysanne]], [[Lily]], [[Willow (daughter of Aegon IV)|Willow]] and [[Rosey (daughter of Aegon IV)|Rosey]].{{Ref|TWOIAF|The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV}}
  
 
{{Targaryen Bastards Megette}}
 
{{Targaryen Bastards Megette}}

Latest revision as of 14:32, 7 March 2019

Megette
Merry Meg.jpg
Merry Meg, by Magali Villeneuve, as depicted in The World of Ice & Fire.

Alias Merry Meg[1]
Culture Rivermen
Born In or before 142 AC[2]
Died In 159 AC[1], at Fairmarket[1]
Spouse Unknown smith[1]
Issue Alysanne[1]
Lily[1]
Willow[1]
Rosey[1]
Book(s) The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)

Megette, also known as Merry Meg, was the young and buxom wife of a blacksmith. She was the second of Aegon IV Targaryen's mistresses.[1]

History

While riding near Fairmarket in 155 AC Prince Aegon's horse threw a shoe, and when he sought out the local smith, he came to notice the man's young wife. He went on to buy her for seven gold dragons along with the threat of Ser Joffrey Staunton of the Kingsguard. Megette was installed in a house in King’s Landing; she and Aegon were even "wed" in a secret ceremony conducted by a mummer playing a septon. Prince Viserys put an end to it, returning Megette to her husband and placing their daughters with the Faith to be trained as septas. Megette was beaten to death within a year by the blacksmith.[1]

Family

Megette gave Aegon four children in as many years; Alysanne, Lily, Willow and Rosey.[1]

 
 
 
 
 
Aegon IV
Targaryen
 
Megette
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alysanne
 
Lily
 
Willow
 
Rosey


References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 The World of Ice & Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Aegon IV.
  2. See the Megette calculation.