6.01 “The Red Woman” – [Nymeria is squaring off to fight Prince Trystane, but as soon as he foolishly turns his back on Obara, she shoves a spear through the back of his head.] NYMERIA: [to Obara] You’re a greedy bitch, you know that?
Sam, from Game of Thrones, joins the knights watch because his father is disappointed with him for not being a good fighter. Sam says that he does not like to fight. Sam would rather read and use his mind. This issue is that in this world, men are expected to be brave and strong, Sam goes against this stereotype and uses other skills to be successful.