The massive importance of the note that Arya found in Littlefinger's bedroom

The problem, if you haven't already figured it out, is that Arya didn't know that Cersei had (almost literally, as well as figuratively) forced Sansa's hand when she wrote that scroll.

Mace Windu was the only Jedi to wield a purple lightsaber in battle, until Arya Stark returned from Braavos to spar with Brienne of Tarth and unleashed the power of the Force. But Arya doesn't know any of this and, to her slight credit, the earlier version of Sansa was always fairly bad to her younger sister. Likely dictated by Cersei, the message paints a false picture of Ned Stark and his made-up betrayal against former King Robert Baratheon as a way for Sansa to prove her loyalty to Cersei.

I don't want to spoil this for you and this certainly isn't the way you want to learn about major plot points for the show. "Our good king Robert is dead, killed from wounds he took in a boar hunt", the letter says. "Their friendship offscreen probably helps make the ultimate moment of that reunion-when they really hug each other and Arya lets her guard down a little bit-even more touching". In the episode, she accused her of planning for Jon's death so she could be Queen in the North (an accusation that Sansa didn't deny). Father has been charged with treason.

Littlefinger made sure Arya saw him being shady, hiding a copy of a raven Maester Luwin had kept.

The scroll #AryaStark finds in Littlefinger's room is filled with Sansa's apparent betrayal of her family, saying that her father tried to "steal Joffrey's crown". Littlefinger, like Maester Luwin who first told Robb that the letter seemed unusual, knows full well Sansa didn't want to write it.

Littlefinger's ingenious plan seems to be to use Sansa's old words to create a rift between the sisters, thus undermining Sansa's position as Lady of Winterfell. I beg you: come to King's Landing, swear fealty to King Joffrey and prevent any strife between the great houses of Lannister and Stark.

So he's now deployed something poor Sansa wrote under duress back in Season 1 against her in an attempt to drive a wedge between the Stark sisters.

Arya's young, fiery and unwilling to compromise - exactly the type of person that Littlefinger can manipulate. The Sansa that Arya knew couldn't wait to marry Joffrey. She gets roped into spying on someone who's actually leading her onto something that he wants her to have.

"He's looking for a way to prevent this sister bond from developing further, because the tighter that bond is the more definitively he is caught on the outside of it".

We'll have to wait until season 7 episode 6 to find out.



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