No one will be alive by the last book. In fact, they all die in the fifth. The sixth book will be just a thousand-page description of snow blowing across the graves.
George R.R. Martin
[when asked if he was going to let any Game of Thrones/Song of Ice and Fire characters live]
I really hope GRRM one day releases all of the words of the minor houses of Westeros
❝ Sometimes in the deep of night, the howling of wolves could be heard. And although no one ever lingered long enough to be certain, the bull always knew who they howled for.
I hate everything today.