While his stories might be renowned for their brutality, Martin's anti-war views have influenced his writing. "If you're going to write about war and violence then show the cost. Show how ugly it is," he said in an interview with Strombo.
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It would be a shame to see no one on the Iron throne, also, complete decimation of Westeros comes across as an easy way to end the show.
After seven years of epic battles, dialogue and all, "Game of Thrones" deserves a memorable finale in TV history.
There are so many ways "Game of Thrones" could end, but whichever it decides to go with, "GOT" is one show that can't shock us anymore.
But, this is "Game of Thrones," we can't possibly have a happy ending. Or can we?