Re: Brienne's word?
I'm pretty sure it wasn't the word that is most expressive in this entire series. A word so strong, so pure, that it can act as a substitute for every other word you might need...
I'm speaking, of course of the word...
Ursa Major may have a point there. But it would have to be a word of more significance than "stop". Or "wait".
Wait, they don't love you like I love you, laalaaalaaa laaalaaalaaaaa laaalaalaaa laaalaalaaa wait! they don't love you like I love you. (the yeah yeah yeah's aren't much of an influence on Martin, I would think.)
All joking aside, I think she might make a refference to her oath. Although Ice might be a solid choice as well. I seriously should do a reread