Tower of the Hand

Book 1, Chapter 64.
Robb ambushes and captures Jaime in the Battle of the Whispering Wood.
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Catelyn sits on her horse surrounded by thirty men led by Hallis Mollen who are to take her back to Winterfell if the coming battle goes ill. Robb moves among the men preparing for battle. Ser Brynden has reported that Jaime does not know they are there. Jaime has twelve thousand foot and two or three thousand horse in three separate camps besieging Riverrun. Lord Jason Mallister has joined his strength to Robb, and remnants of Edmure's host that retreated after the battle before Riverrun have also augmented his force. Robb mounts as Olyvar holds his horse. He rides down the line with Grey Wind and his thirty battle companions, including the sons of several great lords, Torrhen and Eddard Karstark, Patrek Mallister, Smalljon Umber, Daryn Hornwood, Theon Greyjoy, Wendel Manderly, Robin Flint, and five Freys. Also with him is Dacey Mormont, Lady Maege's eldest daughter who has been trained as a warrior. They hear Jaime ride out on one of his frequent raids and Robb prepares his trap.

Catelyn watches Robb ride off and then listens to the battle unfold. At its conclusion, Robb rides back to her with Theon, Galbart, and the Greatjon to present Jaime Lannister, his new prisoner. Jaime killed Eddard, Torrhen, and Daryn trying to reach Robb before he was captured. In addition to Jaime, Robb's forces captured Lord Gawen Westerling, Lord Quenten Banefort, Lord Regenard Estren, Willem Lannister, Ser Garth Greenfield, Ser Tytos Brax, Mallor the Dornishman, and Cleos and Tion Frey.1


Warning: Footnotes may contain spoilers from later chapters or books.


1.  Prologue 26.  Eddard V 51.  Arya IV
2.  Bran I 27.  Jon IV 52.  Sansa IV
3.  Catelyn I 28.  Eddard VI 53.  Jon VII
4.  Daenerys I 29.  Catelyn V 54.  Bran VI
5.  Eddard I 30.  Sansa II 55.  Daenerys VI
6.  Jon I 31.  Eddard VII 56.  Catelyn VIII
7.  Catelyn II 32.  Tyrion IV 57.  Tyrion VII
8.  Arya I 33.  Arya III 58.  Sansa V
9.  Bran II 34.  Eddard VIII 59.  Eddard XV
10.  Tyrion I 35.  Catelyn VI 60.  Catelyn IX
11.  Jon II 36.  Eddard IX 61.  Jon VIII
12.  Daenerys II 37.  Daenerys IV 62.  Daenerys VII
13.  Eddard II 38.  Bran V 63.  Tyrion VIII
14.  Tyrion II 39.  Tyrion V 64.  Catelyn X
15.  Catelyn III 40.  Eddard X 65.  Daenerys VIII
16.  Sansa I 41.  Catelyn VII 66.  Arya V
17.  Eddard III 42.  Jon V 67.  Bran VII
18.  Bran III 43.  Tyrion VI 68.  Sansa VI
19.  Catelyn IV 44.  Eddard XI 69.  Daenerys IX
20.  Jon III 45.  Sansa III 70.  Tyrion IX
21.  Eddard IV 46.  Eddard XII 71.  Jon IX
22.  Tyrion III 47.  Daenerys V 72.  Catelyn XI
23.  Arya II 48.  Eddard XIII 73.  Daenerys X
24.  Daenerys III 49.  Jon VI
25.  Bran IV 50.  Eddard XIV