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* TheMaidenNameDebate: [[AvertedTrope Averted]] with the Dornish, but PlayedWith for the northerners. Quite a few believe it will be Eliott running things in Sunspear once Loreza takes the throne.

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* TheMaidenNameDebate: [[AvertedTrope Averted]] with the Dornish, but PlayedWith for the northerners. Quite a few believe it will be Eliott running things in Sunspear once Loreza takes the throne.throne.
* WantedAGenderConformingChild: Aegon the Unlikely blatantly disapproves his son cavorting with another man. Poor Jeremy Norridge has to plead the Dornish to not accidentally fan the flames by acknowledging him as Daeron's paramour.

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* DotingParent: PlayedForDrama with Alysanne Sarsfield -- her life is so devoid of love and caring that her daughter Tyia is her only outlet.


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* HideYourGays: Prince Daeron Targaryen and Ser Jeremy Norridge's relationship is an open secret for ''everyone'', but they still have to pretend they're merely good friends. It causes friction when the Dornish give Jeremy the usual treatment for a highborn's paramour.


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* MyGirlIsASlut: Implied for the Dornish, who assume a woman isn't a maiden when she finally marries. If she's still virgin, they outright wonder about her temperament.


* OldManMarryingAChild: Not 'old man' exactly, but the eleven-year-old Lady Serrett has been married off to

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* OldManMarryingAChild: Not 'old man' exactly, but the eleven-year-old Lady Serrett has been married off to the older Steffon Farman.


** Brienne of Tarth has a very similar name to her grandmother in the fanfic, Brianna of Tarth.
** Quite a few of the Martells from the main series have names that sound similar (if not identical) with those in the fanfic. To give a few examples: Loreza's aunt Trystana and her grandson Trystane, Loreza's uncle Arion and her granddaughter Arianne, and her husband Eliott and her daughter Elia.



* HenpeckedHusband: Some of the northern characters think Eliott might end up as this, since the concept of a man being consort to a female ruler seems inherently demeaning to them.



* OldMaid: Olenna Redwyne is starting to be considered this. She's nineteen.

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* OldMaid: Olenna Redwyne is starting to be considered this. She's nineteen.''nineteen''.
** Megga Darry, still unmarried at thirty.
* OldManMarryingAChild: Not 'old man' exactly, but the eleven-year-old Lady Serrett has been married off to


* BrotherSisterIncest: Prince Jaehaerys and Princess Shaera, though they don't appear in the main story.


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* BrotherSisterIncest: Prince Jaehaerys and Princess Shaera, though they don't appear in the main story.


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* InnocentlyInsensitive: Daenerys Gargalen almost reduces Olenna Redwyne to tears by claiming Prince Daeron Targaryen was a better man for merely ''breaking'' his betrothal than marrying his own sister. She immediately realizes how crass it was to discuss the subject in front of the spurned fiancee.


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* StepfordSmiler: Olenna pretends she's not bothered ''at all'' by Prince Daeron spurning her. She actually feels deeply ashamed and humiliated.


* ButchLesbian: Joleta Gargalen.

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* ArrangedMarriage: The premise of the fanfic is the arranged marriage between Loreza Martell and Eliott Rowan.
* AwfulWeddedLife: Alysanne and Tybot Sarsfield.
* BrotherSisterIncest: Prince Jaehaerys and Princess Shaera, though they don't appear in the main story.
** Quite a few of the Dornish couples have separated once the wife has given the husband a few children. Most seem to be more AmicableExes though, understanding to go their own ways and find other paramours.
** Prince Arion Martell and Lady Rebanna Wyl are rumoured to have had a particularly bad marriage, with the rumour that he cheated on her with Lady Qorgyle when they were still living together.
* BrokenBird: Alysanne Mooton is very much one, trapped in an abusive marriage.
* ButchLesbian: Joleta Gargalen. Gargalen is very sporty and in a committed relationship with Lady Deneza Dalt.
* CultureClash: Almost every chapter involves a good few clashes between Dornish culture and that of the Reach/Stormlands/Crownlands/Westerlands/Riverlands/Vale.
* DeadGuyJunior:
** Loreza Sand from the main series becomes this, as Oberyn's mother's name is also Loreza.
** Daenerys Gargalen, named for her maternal grandmother, Daenerys Targaryen (daughter of Aegon IV).
** Maron Wyl, named for his paternal grandfather, Maron Martell.
** Ellaria Sand from the main series becomes this, seemingly named for her legitimate aunt, Ellaria Uller.
** Trystana Martell, named for her grandmother, Tristana Jordayne, from Blood of Dragons MUSH.
** Joleta Gargalen, named for her great-grandmother from Blood of Dragons MUSH.
* DeathByChildbirth: Prince Rhodryn Martell's first wife, Robarra Baratheon, who died after three stillbirths and three miscarriages.



* [[HasTwoMommies Has Two Daddies]]: Alleza Dayne. Her mother died in childbirth, and she has been raised by her father and his male paramour, Qoren Sand.



* KissingCousins: Maron Wyl and Daenerys Gargalen. Their parents are Martell siblings.



** The fifteen-year old Daenerys Gargalen and the thirty-year old Maron Wyl have a considerable age gap for Dorne.



* OldMaid: Olenna Redwyne is starting to be considered this. She's nineteen.

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* OldMaid: Olenna Redwyne is starting to be considered this. She's nineteen.nineteen.
* OriginalCharacter: Many, many characters. Most notably four of the POVs: Eliott Rowan, Daenerys Gargalen, Corret Rowan, and Alysanne Mooton/Sarsfield.
* SpannerInTheWorks: The wedding is thrown into jeopardy when Eliott finds out that Loreza isn't a virgin.
* TheMaidenNameDebate: [[AvertedTrope Averted]] with the Dornish, but PlayedWith for the northerners. Quite a few believe it will be Eliott running things in Sunspear once Loreza takes the throne.

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* ButchLesbian: Joleta Gargalen.


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* ExternallyValidatedProphecy: Jenny of Oldstones's "grandmother" and her visions, validated by the War of the Ninepenny Kings and Daenerys hatching her dragons in the future of the series.


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* LadyInWaiting: Loreza's ladies-in-waiting, naturally: Emlyn Wells, Joleta Gargalen, Rhona Santagar, Elda Toland, Genna Sand.
* MaidAndMaiden: Septa Unelletine and Olenna Redwyne.
* MayDecemberRomance: The middle-aged Lady Ariandra Fowler is paramour to the much older Lord Allyster Wyl.
* MissingMom: Olenna Redwyne's mother. She claims not to have a mother, implying she died when Olenna was too young to remember. In her place there is Olenna's overbearing chaperone, Unelletine.


* DirtyOldMan: Lord Jothor Florent. His mistress, Daisy, is younger than his granddaughter.

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* DirtyOldMan: Lord Jothor Florent. His mistress, Daisy, is younger than his granddaughter.granddaughter.
* HeirClubForMen: Played Straight with the northern characters. Tybot Sarsfield isn't close to inheriting his house, but still expects a son from his wife, Alysanne Mooton.
** [[AvertedTrope Averted]] with all of the Dornish characters, naturally.
* [[IdenticalGrandson Identical Grandmother]]: Lady Brianna of Tarth is considered hulking and ugly by the northerners, the same as her granddaughter Brienne in ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire''.
* MorningSickness: Tybot Sarsfield ''thinks'' his wife is experiencing this. She's actually just seasick.
* OldMaid: Olenna Redwyne is starting to be considered this. She's nineteen.


This romance/tragedy short fic was written by [[https://archiveofourown.org/users/Julia_Martell/pseuds/Julia_Martell Julia_Martell]]. Began in October 2015 on [=archiveofourown.org=].

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This romance/tragedy short The fic was is written by [[https://archiveofourown.org/users/Julia_Martell/pseuds/Julia_Martell Julia_Martell]]. Began in October 2015 and published on [=archiveofourown.org=].[[https://archiveofourown.org Archive Of Our Own]].






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[[https://archiveofourown.org/works/4903933/chapters/11247469 "A Wedding in Sunspear"]] is an A Song of Ice and Fire fanfic. Following eight POV characters - four canon characters, and four original characters.

The story is set five decades before the main series, and revolves around the wedding of Doran Martell's parents, Princess Loreza Martell and Ser Eliott Rowan.

This romance/tragedy short fic was written by [[https://archiveofourown.org/users/Julia_Martell/pseuds/Julia_Martell Julia_Martell]]. Began in October 2015 on [=archiveofourown.org=].
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