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'Game of Thrones' recap: Arya takes up with assassins' guild

'Game of Thrones' recap: Arya takes up with assassins' guild

Headstrong Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) receives a chilly reception when she sails across the Narrow Sea to Braavos in “The House of Black and White,” Episode 42 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Arya seeks her friend, assassin Jaqen H’ghar (Tom Wlaschiha), at an eerie “house.” It’s actually a windowless temple honoring the God of Death. Hoping to gain admission by flashing a special coin, Arya is turned away by a mysterious man (Cedric Henderson) who says Jaqen doesn’t live there. That same fellow scares off street thugs intent on stealing Needle, Arya’s small sword. Then he shapeshifts into the man Arya is searching for,...

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