What if there never was an actual, fabled ‘Horn of Winter’, to wake giants from the earth or collapse the Wall?
What if there is (was?), and it has already been used?
Who would have used it and to what purpose?
I believe there is sufficient evidence in the text to support the argument that the prophesied power of the horn has already been used in the books, right under our noses.
I believe that no such ‘Horn of Winter’ exists, or that if it did or does, it is not relevant.
I believe that the effects of the horn have all been observed, and it is just left to us readers to ascertain what the figurative horn was.
I hope that my arguments and evidence in this essay will entertain and inform you, and leave you ready to draw your own conclusions. Continue reading