Luckily though, the women of Twitter (and some men) weren't having the actions of Arya diminished.
A popular female-centric comic site that's literally called The Mary Sue even hopped into Arya's corner. "Glad to see that we are trending on Twitter," the site tweeted in a statement. "We here at The Mary Sue are so happy you're reading us and that this has nothing to do with men diminishing the importance of a female character who trained for something through over 7 seasons of a television show."
Check out some more awesome responses in defence of Arya:
We couldn't have said it any better ourselves. Arya Stark didn't defeat the Night King because she got lucky, she did it because she's the best assassin on Game of Thrones. If you don't agree, we suggest you go back and watch from season one.
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This article originally appeared on InStyle Australia.