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* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, shitting out your internal organs while covered in sores and maggots and having your limbs swell up like balloons.

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* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die feel like dying a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, shitting out your internal organs while covered in sores and maggots and having your limbs swell up like balloons.


* TheDreaded: Nobody likes entering their territory. Not only is the Neck considered a [[BubblegloopSwamp hostile bog]] of [[EverythingTryingToKillYou ever-changing routes and dangerous wildlife]] by those not native to it, but those who are natives are notoriously good at using that landscape for guerilla warfare. Worse: they're also well known as [[MasterPoisoner experts in some very scary weapons poisons]]. You won't see them unless they want to be seen, by which time it might be a bit too late.

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* TheDreaded: Nobody likes entering their territory. Not only is the Neck considered a [[BubblegloopSwamp hostile bog]] of [[EverythingTryingToKillYou ever-changing routes and dangerous wildlife]] by those not native to it, but those who are natives are notoriously good at using that landscape for guerilla guerrilla warfare. Worse: they're also well known as [[MasterPoisoner experts in some very scary weapons poisons]]. You won't see them unless they want to be seen, by which time it might be a bit too late.



* FantasyCounterpartCulture: To the "Fenfolk" that inhabitted the Fens, a marshy region of eastern England

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* FantasyCounterpartCulture: To the "Fenfolk" that inhabitted inhabited the Fens, a marshy region of eastern England



* HalfHumanHybrid: Crannogmen are known for their short stature and some Maesters have theorized this is from interbreeding with the [[TheFairFolk Children of the Forest]]. Given the [[FantasticRacism bigotry]] the Cronnogmen face and the dislike Maesters tend to have for the North in general it's likely the theory is simply a way to dehumanize them. However most Maesters believe they are short either due to malnutrition or an adaptation to their environment.

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* HalfHumanHybrid: Crannogmen are known for their short stature and some Maesters have theorized this is from interbreeding with the [[TheFairFolk Children of the Forest]]. Given the [[FantasticRacism bigotry]] the Cronnogmen crannogmen face and the dislike Maesters tend to have for the North in general it's likely the theory is simply a way to dehumanize them. However most Maesters believe they are short either due to malnutrition or an adaptation to their environment.



* FishOutOfWater: She and Jojen are very noticeable in Winterfell due to their green cloaks, their marked youth and their "infamy" as Crannogmen. Both also seem to be ill suited for the trip North of The Wall as they're not quite the snow-type, though it's through Meera's hunter and trapper's knowledge and Summer's hunting that the group get sustenance throughout the trip.

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* FishOutOfWater: She and Jojen are very noticeable in Winterfell due to their green cloaks, their marked youth and their "infamy" as Crannogmen.crannogmen. Both also seem to be ill suited for the trip North of The Wall as they're not quite the snow-type, though it's through Meera's hunter and trapper's knowledge and Summer's hunting that the group get sustenance throughout the trip.



* OlderThanTheyLook: Much unlike her younger brother, Meera looks younger than she is because of her Crannogman traits. She is small for someone in her mid-teens, though she's attractive enough to elicit a response in Theon Greyjoy.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: Much unlike her younger brother, Meera looks younger than she is because of her Crannogman crannogman traits. She is small for someone in her mid-teens, though she's attractive enough to elicit a response in Theon Greyjoy.



* WaifFu: She's small like most Crannogmen, but is a quick and agile fighter.

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* WaifFu: She's small like most Crannogmen, crannogmen, but is a quick and agile fighter.

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** House Mormont. The crannogmen take the meaning of HadToBeSharp in their own interpretation, be said terribly efficient guerrilla warfare and poisonous weapons. Also they are the ones along with House Mormont to be unambiguously aligned with the deposed Stark, and they can afford to be this since no one would like to adventure in their lands voluntarily.


* TheGhost: Most probably because he is [[spoiler:the only survivor from the events of the Tower of Joy, and thus the only surviving person who fully knows the details of Lyanna's death and Ned's promise to her. According to WordOfGod, he will put in an appearance eventually]].

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* TheGhost: Most probably because he is [[spoiler:the only survivor from the events of the Tower of Joy, and thus the only surviving living person who fully knows the details of Lyanna's death and Ned's promise to her. Lyanna]]. According to WordOfGod, [[WordOfGod George R.R. Martin]], he will put in an appearance eventually]].eventually [[spoiler: but won't ever be a P.O.V. character because he knows too much]].



* SecretKeeper: [[spoiler:He's the last surviving person who knows just what happened at the Tower of Joy.]]

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* SecretKeeper: [[spoiler:He's [[spoiler: He's the last surviving person who knows just what happened at the Tower of Joy.]]



* WalkingTheEarth: As per his daughter's story, he traveled away from the Neck as a young man, and sailed by boat up the Trident (even [[RefugeInAudacity under the Twins]]) and visited the Isle of Faces, an island of Weirwood Trees, at the God's Eye in Harrenhal and lived there with the Green Men for several years until he decided to attend the Tourney at Harrenhal where he met the Starks.

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* WalkingTheEarth: As per his daughter's story, he traveled away from the Neck as a young man, and sailed by boat up the Trident (even [[RefugeInAudacity under the Twins]]) and visited the Isle of Faces, an island of Weirwood Trees, at the God's Eye in Harrenhal and lived there with the Green Men for several years until he decided to attend the Tourney at Harrenhal where he met the Starks. Also he traveled as far as Dorne to escort Ned in his mission at the Tower of Joy,and it's possible he's fought in others battles as well.


* TheGhost: While mentioned, no member of Houses Quagg, Greengood, Cray, Peat, Boggs, Blackmyre and Fenn have appeared in the main story yet.

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* TheGhost: While mentioned, no member of Houses Quagg, Greengood, Cray, Peat, Boggs, Blackmyre and Fenn have appeared in the main story yet.yet, as no POV character has entered the Neck.

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* UndyingLoyalty: The Reeds always have UndyingLoyalty towards House Stark, but Meera and her brother specifically have this for Bran, to the point where they travel for hundreds of miles on foot Beyond-The-Wall on his behalf.


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* UndyingLoyalty: The Reeds always have UndyingLoyalty towards House Stark, but Jojen and his sister specifically have this for Bran, to the point where they travel for hundreds of miles on foot Beyond-The-Wall on his behalf.


* UndyingLoyalty: To the Starks.

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* UndyingLoyalty: To the Starks. They have such reputation for this that, following the Red Wedding, Roose Bolton travels to the North inside a carriage, while a BodyDouble wearing his armor rides a horse.


* FantasyCounterpartCulture: To "Fenfolk" that inhabitted the Fens, a marshy region of eastern England

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* FantasyCounterpartCulture: To the "Fenfolk" that inhabitted the Fens, a marshy region of eastern England



* MisplacedWildlife: Their sigil is a crocodile. The climate at the Neck would seem to be too cold for crocodiles. (They are never mentioned in the Riverlands, which are further south.)

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* MisplacedWildlife: Their sigil is a crocodile."lizard-lion", implied to be type of crocodilian (since ''The World of Ice and Fire'' mentions crocodiles as a separate species). The climate at the Neck would seem to be too cold for crocodiles. (They are never mentioned in the Riverlands, which are further south.)


* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, shitting out your internal organs while covered in sores and maggots and swelling up like a balloon.

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* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, shitting out your internal organs while covered in sores and maggots and swelling having your limbs swell up like a balloon.balloons.


* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, covered in sores, swelling up like a balloon, shitting out your internal organs, and covered in maggots.

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* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, covered in sores, swelling up like a balloon, shitting out your internal organs, and organs while covered in maggots.sores and maggots and swelling up like a balloon.


* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you do ''not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, covered in sores, swelling like a balloon, and shitting out your internal organs.

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* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you do ''not'' ''do not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, covered in sores, swelling up like a balloon, and shitting out your internal organs.organs, and covered in maggots.

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* GoodIsNotNice: Implied. House Reed and their crannogmen are braver and more loyal than the Freys would have you believe, but you do ''not'' want to be shot by one of their poisoned arrows, unless you have some reason for wanting to die a horrible, excruciatingly painful death, covered in sores, swelling like a balloon, and shitting out your internal organs.


* ColorCodedEyes: Her eyes are not as deep a green as her brother's eyes, but still notable due to representing her closer to nature attitude as a crannogmen.



* GreenEyes: Not as deep a green as her brother's eyes, but still notable due to representing her closer to nature attitude as a crannogmen.



* GreenEyes: Jojen's in particular are said to be striking,


* ColorCodedEyes: He is noted to have very striking green eyes, which are a sign of him being a powerful [[PsychicChildren greendreamer]] and House Reed's connection to nature in general.



* GreenEyes: Jojen's in particular are said to be striking, which makes sense as he is [[PsychicChildren a greendreamer]].

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* GreenEyes: Jojen's in particular are said to be striking, which makes sense as he is [[PsychicChildren a greendreamer]].


* EternallyPearlyWhiteTeeth: Crannogmen are mocked by people who say they have green teeth from eating frogs. When Bran meets the Reed siblings, he notes that there's nothing wrong with their teeth, which are actually quite white.

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* EternallyPearlyWhiteTeeth: Crannogmen are mocked by people who say they have green teeth from eating frogs. When Bran meets the Reed siblings, he notes that there's nothing wrong with their teeth, which are actually quite white.white; this is likely because their diet includes very little sugar.

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