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‘Game of Thrones’ Fans Go Wildling Over Kit Harington, Rose Leslie Engagement

Former onscreen lovers on HBO hit confirm their offscreen marriage plans

But what about Daenerys?

“Game of Thrones” fans reacted swiftly to reports on Tuesday that former co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie had announced their engagement.

The couple had met on the set of the hit HBO series, where Harington’s no-longer-a-bastard Jon Snow had romanced Leslie’s wildling character, Ygritte — until she met her end in typically dramatic fashion toward the end of Season 4.

“Here’s hoping that Kit Harington proposed to Rose Leslie in a sexy cave,” tweeted one fan, referencing the location of a steamy sex scene between Jon and Ygritte.

Others expressed dismay that one of Hollywood’s hottest stars has taken himself off the market. “Kit Harington is engaged … but not to me,” wrote one.

And at least one offered some advice to the couple. “Do NOT, I repeat, DO NOT invite George RR Martin to your wedding,” tweeted one in reference to “Game of Thrones” author’s penchant for creating decidedly lethal wedding receptions.

Here’s a sampling of other responses to the news.