Daenerys and her dragon provide an uplifting moment for Game of Thrones fans

After a pretty harrowing episode of the fantasy drama, the internet at least had some fun with Dany and Drogon's touching reunion...

There was some pretty grim stuff in last night’s episode of Game of Thrones, so let’s concentrate on the fun part instead – the return of Daenery’s favourite dragon son Drogon to take his mum away from all this…

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Hard to believe that just a few years ago, he was sitting on her shoulders rather than the other way around…

The scene in which Daenerys hops on board  Drogon to fly triumphantly out of the clutches of Meereen’s masked insurgents the Sons of the Harpy put people in mind of some other famous dragon-riding moments…

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Yep, it was really great the way Dany was able to save herself and her friends from… oh.

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