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Lancel Lannister

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Lancel Lannister is cousin to Cersei and Jaime Lannister, his father Kevan Lannister is the younger sibling of Tywin Lannister. Lancel serves as squire to King Robert Baratheon.

Appearances and Character Edit

Lancel is said to closely resemble his cousin, Ser Jaime Lannister. He is young, strong and handsome. He has green eyes and sandy hair.

Lancel is humorless, known for his impatience, and sometimes he becomes arrogant.

Books Edit

A Game of Thrones Edit

While being king Robert Baratheon squite, Lancel is given very strong wine by Queen Cersei that is several times stronger than Robert is used to, and told to give him as much as possible when Robert is hunting in the Kingswood.

King Robert is killed by a wild boar during that hunting trip.

A Clash of Kings Edit

After being knighted, Cersei takes him as her lover. When Tyrion Lannister finds out, he uses it as leverage to make Lancel his informer.

Lancel fights in the Battle of the Blackwater, though he is severely injured. For his services, Lancel's uncle and Hand of the King, Lord Tywin Lannister, names him the new Lord of Darry in the riverlands, as a sop to his brother and Lancel's father, Ser Kevan Lannister.

Lancel is married and made a Lord, but he decides to give it all up in order to follow a religious life.

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