Twitter is Losing Its Mind Over the Game of Thrones Wedding of Kit Harrington and Rose Leslie
It's a Westerosi royal wedding!
Traditionally, the weddings on Game of Thrones have been bloody affairs filled with stabbings, poisonings, and betrayal. Thankfully that wasn’t the case at the wedding of Kit Harington and Rose Leslie in Aberdeenshire, Scotland this morning. The couple met filming the series, where their characters Ygritte and Jon Snow fell in love beyond the wall. The couple have been together ever since.
The wedding is drawing many comparisons to the recent royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Both weddings feature good-looking Brits, famous actors, and nobility (Rose Leslie is legit a member of a Scottish noble family). The wedding reception was even held in the 12th century Wardhill Castle, which belongs to Leslie’s family.
Kit Harrington and Rose Leslie getting married this the only royal wedding I care about pic.twitter.com/00CqDAbu2q
— Jean Marie 💙 (@JeanxAsh17) June 23, 2018
This wedding is the perfect Venn diagram of celebrity, pomp, and nerdery that’s more than enough to cause a Twitter meltdown. People all over the world are losing their damn minds over this wedding.
why isn't Kit Harrington and Rose Leslie's wedding being televised, that's the royal wedding I wanna see
— katy🌿 (@daffodil_kate) June 23, 2018
Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage and John Bradley also arriving for Kit and Rose's wedding! pic.twitter.com/spxieYPWaA
— King Jon Snow (@LordSnow) June 23, 2018
People we’re fawning over the fashions and the men in kilts.
— Hear Me Roar☝ (@4toomanyfandoms) June 23, 2018
I am especially glad that Kit Harington and Rose Leslie got married because it gave us
🚨RICHARD MADDEN IN A KILT🚨 pic.twitter.com/lEhswCIE84
— Alicia Lutes (@alicialutes) June 23, 2018
I'm obsessed with the fact that @SophieT and @Maisie_Williams not only matched outfits for Kit Harington & Rose Leslie's wedding but also decided to dress like they were going anywhere but a wedding pic.twitter.com/DcoWCcpyx1
— courteney larocca (@quart10knee) June 23, 2018
And everyone is just really freakin’ excited.
not to be dramatic but i am screaming and crying at photos of kit harington and rose leslie's wedding
— soph (@sophyish) June 23, 2018
hope everyone survives this wedding today…it’s game of thrones after all pic.twitter.com/vpBsZXCKMo
— nadine (@yennfers) June 23, 2018
— Ygritte (@YgritteTheWild) June 23, 2018
the one thing i'm 100% sure of is that the game of thrones fandom will never forget this day
— Virginia (@jaimelsnnister) June 23, 2018
Congrats to the happy couple, and may Jon Snow finally know something now.
(via Vanity Fair, image: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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