Shireen, like her father, has some Targaryen blood. Arya was aged-up by two years in the TV continuity to be 11 in Season 1, and thus 14 in Season 4, meaning that unless Shireen's relative age was also altered, she is also 15 in Season 5. . When Shireen was an infant, she suffered from an infection called greyscale. His parents were Lord Steffon Baratheon and Lady Cassana Estermont. The pattern made by the hardened and splitting skin is similar to cracks made in thin ice, and in later and more severe stages look somewhat like patterns of scales. Shireen claims that she is unafraid, and promises to protect him. The Idiots Lantern The Idiots Lantern Skull of Belarion; Members; 1,552 posts; Gender: Not Telling #67; Posted June 27, 2013. Shireen's death seems to be based on the Greek myth of Iphigenia during the Trojan War. Connington does not seek a cure; he stoically accepts the fact that he is doomed, content that he has enough time to accomplish his goals, mainly to help the presumed-dead Aegon Targaryen (son of Rhaegar and Elia) to ascend the Iron Throne. People afflicted by the disease are often called "Stone Men", due to how it makes their skin hard and dead. Stannis, however, ordered Shireen's instructors to focus on matters relating to good governance: geography, history, religion, and classical literature have been specifically mentioned as topics she studies, and she is an avid reader. As a child, she fell critically ill with an infection of greyscale; though it was cured, one side of her face was left with permanent scarring. Greyscale is relatively uncommon in Westeros, although it does occur from time to time both in the Seven Kingdoms and Beyond the Wall. He has her address the letter as if she was actually her father, and she asks if they should do that: Davos says it is fine (given that he is Stannis's Hand) and that addressing the letter as "from King Stannis" is just to get the Bank's attention. Maesters and septons alike agree that children marked by greyscale could never be touched by the rarer mortal form of the affliction, nor by its terrible swift cousin, the grey plague. Later on Shireen is escorted and tied to a pyre where she is sacrificed to the Lord of Light by Melisandre, who does so without remorse. [8], Shireen watches Jon Snow spar with new recruits in the courtyard of Castle Black. At that point Craster dragged them out into the woods by a rope (so he wouldn't directly touch them, although it's not clear how he kept them from touching him), where he apparently mercy-killed and possibly burned them. I think the last thing Shireen Baratheon can be characterized as is bitchy. spoiler. The victims are disfigured, but also rendered immune to the fatal form of greyscale, or the rare swift epidemic form of the disease known as grey plague. Stannis is visibly repulsed by the suggestion, asking her if she has lost her mind. She almost died from grayscale and it left her disfigured. She is the same age as Arya Stark. The free folkconsider people who survive greyscale unclean, and prefer to euthanize them, rather than take the chance that they may live to infect others. learning how to sew, sing, pray, and curtsey (they are also taught mathematics, because a lord's wife is expected to administer his household). But the greyscale might place an unfair burden on her. The king's true heir Independent RP blog for Shireen Baratheon from the HBO show Game of thrones and GRR Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series. The disease often termed as Greyscale has garnered a lot of attention off-late and prompted many medicos and individual practitioners to come forward and talk about it. The medicinal ointment applied by Samwell could just be meant to prevent infection from other bacteria or viruses. Shireen tries to defend Gilly, but Selyse criticizes her for being naive despite all the knowledge she has gained from her books. Most prominent is the case of a 9-year-old girl, Shireen Baratheon, the daughter of the leader of one faction, Stannis Baratheon. Stannis's relationship with Shireen is ambiguous. Davos says that's to be expected, though, given that the ships of the Iron Bank transport a nation's worth of gold - at which point realization suddenly dawns on him. In many ways, Shireen is receiving a more thorough education than Catelyn Tully or Cersei Lannister did. Stannis later visits Shireen and the two discuss the events that unfolded between Rhaenyra Targaryen and her brother Aegon during the Dance of the Dragons. The look on his face when he saw her broke my heart. Shireen Baratheon Doesn't Die In The 'GoT' Books. The discoloration comes in later stages: Shireen was cured in early stages before the disease could spread beyond her left cheek, before it could become discolored.[5]. "The Dance of Dragons" Several Game of Thrones characters contracted Greyscale including Shireen Baratheon, Jorah Mormont, Archmaester Pylos, Karl Whitehill, and two of Gilly's sisters. Princess Shireen Baratheon is an example of this form of greyscale. At a distance from the King is Stannis Baratheon, the eldest of King Robert's younger brothers, his wife Selyse Baratheon formerly Florent is by his right side and their daughter Shireen Baratheon is by his left, no one would have known the princess barely survived greyscale, let alone having no scars from it. In its very final stages, the disease turns inward, causing the flesh of muscles and organs to harden and die just like the skin in the outer tissue layers. Shireen Baratheon was the daughter and only child of Lord Stannis Baratheon and Lady Selyse Florent. In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Shireen is the first and only daughter of Stannis Baratheon and Selyse Florent, because in the novels Selyse never mentions having three stillborn sons. Fundamentally, however, Martin confirmed to Benioff and Weiss that in some form Melisandre is going to burn Shireen alive as a sacrifice to the Lord of Light in a future novel. Blindness commonly occurs if the infection spreads across the face to the eyes. As she burns she pleads for her mother and father to help her. Unlike leprosy, some people occasionally manage to fight off greyscale, though their disfigurements never heal. Agamemnon is at first horrified, but under pressure from the other Greek captains he reluctantly agrees. Mentioned in By the time they burned the doll it was too late, and everyone said she would either die from the disease, or worse, live just long enough to become aware of the world before it was taken away from her. There is no mentioning in the books of anyone who has fully recovered from the disease, without any trace of disfigurement. Shireen is described as being less than pretty even without considering her greyscale. Shireen is the daughter of Stannis Baratheon and Selyse Florent. The scene where Davos was lacking out stew to the soldiers and the young girl came along demanding to be able to fight. There is no one, confirmed cure for children affected with greyscale - it is just that healers who try a variety of methods sometimes end up succeeding. In the TV series, Stannis explains that he brought in every maester, healer, and apothecary on both sides of the Narrow Sea to try to cure Shireen, and the combination of their efforts ended up succeeding - which is apparently also what Stannis did in the novels. Shireen Baratheon is a noblewoman of House Baratheon of Dragonstone, and is the daughter and only child of Lord Stannis Baratheon and Lady Selyse Florent. Her father is the head of House Baratheon of Dragonstone and has declared himself King on the Iron Throne. Mother Useful Information. [2], Following Davos's release, he spends time with Shireen. He says that she certainly is her father's daughter, as they are both relentless. While Shireen Baratheon was introduced in Season 3, no direct explanation was provided for the cause of her disfigurement in on-screen dialogue - meaning that it wasn't entirely confirmed that the disease was also called "Greyscale" in the TV continuity. EDIT: a LOT of people have decided to kindly point out to me that this was incredibly obvious. Even though it was rare, getting Greyscale was quite easy since it only took coming into contact with an infected person or object. Her father is the head of House Baratheon of Dragon stone and has declared himself King on the Iron Throne. Davos kisses Shireen on the forehead for having helped him figure it out and asks her to write a letter to the Iron Bank. Melisandre goes to visit her and Shireen makes clear her disapproval of Melisandre burning people, including her uncle Axell Florent. Game of Thrones: Stannis Baratheon and Shireen share a hug As we found out in last week’s episode, “Sons of the Harpy,” Shireen contracted her greyscale from an infected Dornish doll. Princess Shireen Baratheon was the only surviving child (fourth and only daughter) of Stannis and Selyse Baratheon, and the younger sister of Petyr Baratheon, Tommard Baratheon and Edric Baratheon. Normally considered a death sente… Pay close attention, Game of Thrones fans, because greyscale is going to play a big role in Season 7. Biography Background Shireen is the daughter of Stannis and Selyse Baratheon. The second is the more common form of greyscale outside of Westeros, and is nearly always fatal. Selyse approaches them and commands Davos to stop speaking of battles and scaring the child. The question surprises Stannis, but he responds by telling Shireen the story of how she contracted greyscale from a doll he bought from a Dornish merchant. The wildlings still consider people who survive greyscale "unclean", and will euthanize any child that shows the symptoms. Maybe you only need to touch a greyscale infection, not an infected person, in order to contract the disease. She has "guileless blue eyes" and is an "ugly little girl" (Clash of Kings, Prologue, p.3, 4) Shireen Baratheon. She slept with the doll in her crib, and rubbed her face against it. Shireen says she enjoys this book because it is filled with pirates and swordfights. She chides him for moving his lips like a child, then claps her hands in congratulations when he reads the title correctly. Adults infected with greyscale can live a year or two, sometimes five, and it is not unknown for a few to live another ten years, but it always kills them in the end. Death Unable to fulfill their oaths to attack Troy, the seer Calchas tells Agamemnon that the only way to appease the gods so that they will calm the winds and let the fleet leave is if he sacrifices the life of his daughter Iphigenia. Stannis gently explains that he is a traitor and is in the dungeon, a notion which distresses the young princess. Shireen Baratheon is the daughter and only child of Stannis Baratheon and Selyse Florent. The patient's age is also stated to be a factor in treatment, as it's implied that the older the victim is, the less likely that treatment will be successful. An infected person can survive like this for years, living in misery as one of the Stone Men. The tv series gives an explanation, but the books do not. Through 5 seasons on HBO, greyscale has been depicted on-screen in only 3 different places. 3, 4, 5 If you are a curious soul and wondering what is Greyscale, then keep on reading. House Baratheon of Dragonstone According to king Stannis, all his goods where garbage, but there was one doll he liked. When it spreads to the brain, the deterioration can result in violent insanity. The affected hardened areas of skin also turn mottled grey and black, though Shireen's face isn't very discolored in the TV series - she has been cured of the disease, but in the novels the scars and dead tissue left behind are still grey and black. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. [5], Shireen accompanies Stannis to the North in his defense of the Night's Watch against the wildlings. Alguém já se perguntou se existe…” However, the horror of a little girl's sacrifice has led hundreds of Baratheon troops and all his sellswords (about half his army) to desert, while Selyse hangs herself, and Melisandre flees after hearing the news. Most people rarely see these very final stages, however: only some of the Stone Men who have been quarantined off in ruins such as Valyria for many years have time to deteriorate to such a feral state. Deceased "Mother’s Mercy""Book of the Stranger""The Winds of Winter""Stormborn" [3], Stannis Baratheon explains to his daughter Shireen how she contracted greyscale as an infant, from an infected doll that he bought from a passing merchant ship from Dorne. Shireen is the daughter and heir of Stannis Baratheon. He proceeds to dictate a letter requesting for an audience with the Iron Bank, to ask them to switch their support from the Lannisters to her father. Share this post. Eventually she is saved by her brother Orestes. Such a procedure could cause the patient to die via blood loss or pain-induced shock. Melisandre reminds Stannis that they may need to sacrifice more King's blood in order to better their chances of winning the upcoming battle in the snow which they both saw in the flames, citing the deaths of Robb Stark and Joffrey as examples. I think that Gendry and Edric, possibly even Mya, will mean that Shireen is not the last Baratheon and will not have too much of that fall on her shoulders. Shireen is the same age as Arya Stark in the books. Dec 2, 2015 - myrcellas: “ Hers was not a pretty face, alas. She implores him to read more of Aegon's exploits rather than sort through Stannis's correspondence, which consists mostly of invitations to attend social events thrown by his few remaining bannermen, including the nameday celebration of one of Shireen's Florent cousins. Death shown in episode Stannis nevertheless presses forward to Winterfell but his army is easily defeated by the Boltons. Game of Thrones Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. And since one of his bastards is also a Florent, and from descriptions of him, he shares the face, and the ears of a Florent, as Shireen does for her parents, why wouldn't she share the hair of the Baratheons like Edric has? Selyse fears for Shireen's soul, saying that she is stubborn, sinful and sullen. Robert did have one acknowledged bastard, Edric Storm, but he has been cut from the TV series (parts of his storyline, such as being taken to Dragonstone, were assumed by Robert's other bastard son Gendry). Stannis tells her if a man knows what he is and remains true to his self that he must fulfill his destiny no matter how much he hates it. I have a feeling we will be seeing a lot more of this condition in episodes to come. By the time ... She sits at Dragonstone, a climate that incubates the disease, the place where Shireen Baratheon … The disease is most prevalent in the Free Cities, though it is occasionally encountered throughout the rest of Essos and Westeros, even in the isolated lands Beyond the Wall. Shireen discusses the Targaryen civil war with Stannis. [9], When Stannis and his army leave Castle Black for Winterfell, he takes Shireen and Selyse with him, not wanting them in the company of the Night's Watch, due to many of them being criminals and rapists. The treatment involves Sam separating and cutting away Jorah's infected skin layer with a scalpel and then placing a medicinal herbal ointment plaster on the exposed underlying tissue. With Season 5 of Game Of Thrones in full swing, why not check out our interview with Kerry Ingram who plays Shireen Baratheon on the show? It is very strongly implied that Stannis and Melisandre might burn Shireen as a sacrifice in the future - but in the upcoming apocalyptic war against the White Walkers, not so the blizzard halting his march against the Boltons at Winterfell will cease. "Kissed by Fire" Gilly explains that she didn't know what its name was, but that two of her sisters had it and they both died. Unbeknownst to Tyrion, Jorah has been infected with the disease, having been touched on the wrist by one of the stone men. The TV series's official description of Shireen describes her as escaping her lonely life through stories in books. Shireen Baratheon Tribute in Game of Thrones Season 8 Game of Thrones: We're Still Crying Over the Emotional Tribute to Shireen Baratheon . According to Kerry Ingram (who plays Shireen), originally it took about three hours to apply the full Greyscale scarring makeup to the left side of her face, and about another two and a half hours to take it off. With her husband Clifford Swann, Shireen had two children Davos Baratheon and Gowen Baratheon. First seen Haldon warns Tyrion that he will never know for sure if he is clean; he may be going grey even as they speak, turning to stone from inside out, starting with his heart and lungs. Selyse resents Shireen because she could not give Stannis a healthy son, only a sickly daughter, and dismisses her as stubborn and sinful. Robert had several other unacknowledged bastards (Mya Stone, Barra and Gendry), but they would be considered even further behind in the line of succession, if at all. Stannis, however, refused to accept defeat, and instead brought every maester, healer, and apothecary he could find from both sides of the Narrow Sea to try everything they could to save her. Shireen is the daughter of Stannis, who is shown to be honorable but completely unaffectionate, and Selyse Florent, who seems to care about nothing but her new devotion to R'hllor. Gilly asks Shireen Baratheon what the disease is called that scarred half of her face, and Shireen explains that it is called "greyscale" and that she caught it as a baby but was cured before it could kill her. Tyrion quips to Varys that prayer isn't any more useful in curing greyscale than is trying to dance away the plague. As far as we know, these are the only ways greyscale … You knew Shireen Baratheon. Princess Shireen Baratheon is the only child of her parents, King Stannis and Queen Selyse. Closeup of the greyscale scars that mark the left side of Shireen's face. Her only companion is a lackwit fool, and half the time Shireen is scared of him. 10 Wednesday Jun 2015. Grayscale is my first SFX look in the series. When Shireen was an infant, she contracted the dreaded disease known as Greyscale, which is usually fatal. I have a theory. Shireen Baratheon, raising greyscale awareness since season three. She is 10 years old at the beginning of A Clash of Kings. Greyscale may also have been transmitted by a child’s doll, as seen in the case of Shireen Baratheon. Unfortunately, the doll was contaminated with greyscale, and by the time that was discovered, Shireen had already contracted the disease. Notes: When I started writing this series, the second and third story came very easily. This was the toughest. Centuries of heavy inbreeding resulted in every other Targaryen suffering from insanity, but apparently also preserved the ability in their bloodline to interact with dragons and to experience prophetic visions and dreams. This is in complete contrast with how Cersei indulged Joffrey and ignored his education, resulting (or contributing) to him becoming a dangerously incompetent ruler. Even though it was rare, getting Greyscale was quite easy since it only took coming into contact with an infected person or object. Martin as well as the cast and crew giving an overview of greyscale and the Stone Men (click this link to view). Shireen also tells the two of them how she contracted Greyscale when she was little and survived. Long before that, in the mid-to-late stages of the disease, the infection will spread to cover all of the victim's skin from head to toe, leaving them in agony. As far as we know, these are the only ways greyscale can be transmitted. Stannis is later killed by a vengeful Brienne of Tarth, his spirit broken by defeat and the needless sacrifice that was far too dear. From what little we've seen of her, she seems like a sweet girl who has been dealt a pretty crappy hand in life. With her husband Clifford Swann, Shireen had two children Davos Baratheon and Gowen Baratheon. In the books, we're never told how she became infected, only that it occurred when she was a baby and it nearly killed her. The disease, which almost killed her, left the left portion of her cheek and neck stiff, dead, and flaky, mottled black and grey and hard to the touch. Like her father, she has few friends. Later, Shireen continues her reading lessons with Davos in her chambers, where he joins her after a tense meeting with her father. [8] By Season 5, the makeup team managed to get the application time down to two hours. Most prominent is the case of a 9-year-old girl, Shireen Baratheon, the daughter of the leader of one faction, Stannis Baratheon. Shireen is the daughter of Stannis and Selyse Baratheon. Her father King Agamemnon needed to lead the combined Greek fleet to Troy, but the winds were against them and the fleet remained stuck on the coast in Greece. Certainly, he is as distant from his family as he is from everyone else around him. She scolds him for being late, and insists that he won't make a very good Hand of the King if he sees the word "knight" and says "ka-nigit". As Shireen lovingly embraces her father, Stannis asks his daughter for her forgiveness. She expresses a desire to strike her with a rod, which Stannis forbids. Indeed, once Stannis realized that his wife would bear him no new children and Shireen was his only heir, he sought to ensure that she be properly educated to rule in her own right someday. The daughter of king Stannis Baratheon. She is infected with Greyscale. Stone Men, in advanced stages of greyscale infection, attack Jorah and Tyrion. Meanwhile, franchise creator George RR Martin recently spoke to Joe.ie about the upcoming sequels and prequels of the show – and even went on to hint at the return of an Ice Dragon. Shireen Baratheon was the daughter and only child of Lord Stannis Baratheon and Lady Selyse Florent. Shireen Baratheon. King Stannis laid it in princess Shireen's Cradle, and she pressed it against her cheek. In the very final stages of the disease, often years after the skin is completely covered, it starts attacking the body's internal organs, hardening them as it did the outer flesh. It relates to Stannis and Selyse sex life. Writer Bryan Cogman explained that the TV series changed the attitude of Shireen's mother Selyse towards her somewhat, making Selyse explicitly resentful of Shireen as a living reminder that she was unable to provide Stannis with a son: Shireen's death is thus the first major spoiler even for book readers. However, Daenerys tells Jorah that she has not dismissed him from her service, and gives him one final command - to find a cure and return to her.[7]. Quora User answer sums up what we do and don't know regarding Shireen Baratheon’s greyscale. In later stages the hardened flesh becomes mottled grey and black as it dies, resulting in the flesh appearing to have the texture of cracked grey stone, or like grey reptile scales - hence the name "grey scale". He used to sit grey-faced and still in a windowless tower room and speak in whispers that grew fainter every day as the greyscale turned his tongue and lips to stone. If true, greyscale was born as a curse against the invasion of the Valyrian dragonlords, which is exactly what Daenerys Targaryen is now herself. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. It is highly contagious and can be transmitted by touch. Greyscale kills slowly, often taking many years to progress to a terminal state. The only other thing that has been somewhat of a spoiler so far is the appearance of the White Walker leader and revelation that Craster's sons are indeed being turned into new White Walkers, back in Season 4's "Oathkeeper" - but it was implied that this was happening, and presumably the White Walkers would have some kind of leader. Before Davos is sent away to the wall to retrieve more supplies and men, the Onion Knight visits Shireen in her tent and presents her with a beautifully carved stag. Shireen Baratheon. Shireen Baratheon is locked away, quarantined, and sick with greyscale. Grateful of his gift, Shireen thanks Davos and sends him off with a heartfelt goodbye. Later, she visits her father in his chambers. Please read this page before interacting with me. This treatment is very painful and life-threatening for the patient due to the debridement of the skin and implied upsetting of the lower tissue. Her only companion is a lackwit fool, and half the time Shireen is scared of him. Greyscale is considered a death sentence if contracted as an adult, though children have a slightly better chance of surviving it - though only in the sense that a handful of children have occasionally been cured of the disease. Shireen Baratheon It is not Jorah Mormont but another of Tyrion's companions, a sellsword named Griff (actually, the presumed-dead Jon Connington), who contracts the greyscale. Sideblog to overestimatedfailure. Visually the scale pattern somewhat resembles icthyosis. Stannis Baratheon's daughter and heir as well as the only "legitimate" Baratheon child. The mort… In the novels, Stannis actually left Shireen, Selyse, and Melisandre at Castle Black with Jon Snow. This might be moved around somewhat in the TV continuity, which removed Aerys II's father Jaehaerys II, who had a brief rule and died young - to simplify his relationship with Aemon Targaryen. While her mother looks pleased, Shireen is horrified and closes her eyes when Mance starts to burn. The princess who burned. Culture Shireen takes this in stride and begins to teach him through the bars of his cell. When he marches to Winterfell Stannis actually instructs the men he leaves behind that if he dies in the assault, he expects them to keep fighting to put Shireen on the Iron Throne. Date of birth You should know that she got greyscale not from direct contact with another infected person, but from a doll that she pressed up to her cheek as a baby. He tosses the burned stag carving at her, accuses her of murder, and demands he be allowed to execute her. The princess who burned. An unlikely heroine saves her. She and her mother are present in Castle Black at the Watch's subsequent funeral for their fallen brothers. [10], During the march the weather turns for the worse and a snowstorm delays Stannis's army. Shireen got her Greyscale from an infected doll that Stannis bought from a passing Dornish ship. Steffon Baratheon who was father to Robert, Stannis, and Renly, was the son of King Aerys II Targaryen's aunt, Rhaelle Targaryen, and thus he was Aerys's first cousin. As a result - and possibly also her parents' relatively unloving marriage - she became a sullen and quiet girl, withdrawn around all except for the castle's court jester Patchface and her cousin Edric Storm. She had a scar covering half her face. Shireen, being the loving daughter she is, expresses to him that she wants to help and will do whatever she can to help her father -- without knowing his true intentions. Her father is the head of House Baratheon of Dragonstone and has declared himself King on the Iron Throne. She had three older brothers, who were stillborn.The left side of her face is scarred by Greyscale, which she caught as an infant. Sideblog to overestimatedfailure « 1 3 4 5 » agirlofwinterfell inquired: "Youre gonna be my beautiful girlfriend for this video, okay?" Later that night, Shireen sneaks out of her tower and into the dungeon to see Davos. Shireen might have inherited some of these abilities, as she mentions that she frequently has dreams about dragons (despite having never seen a live one), though this might just be because she is an imaginative little girl who grew up in a castle filled with dragon-shaped statues and gargoyles. ... (Shireen Baratheon held an infected doll to her face, which is why that was the site of her disfigurement), which is why people who have come in contact with it test for numbness in their fingers and toes with a knife. 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