She fingers a rose watching as Rheagar rides away with his army.
She has made a mess of things. She knows this.
Arms wrap around her waist, hands holding her bulging stomach gently, ‘’ He thinks the babe is his?’’ Arthur’s voice whispers in her ear. Lyanna nods silently.
Arthur turns her to face him and cups her face between his hands and kisses her desperately.
Later as she is surrounded by blood and roses she will make Ned promise to bring Arthur’s sword back to Starfall.
Lyanna cannot bring herself to regret the choices she has made.