Marita Lugus isKonrad’s second daughter. She married at the age of seventeen, but her husband, a minor Lydden, died of a fever a few months later. She did not produce an heir for him. Marita married again at age twenty-one, and her second husband, her first husband’s younger brother, vanished without a trace just weeks after the wedding. In the two years since, Marita has had no further offers of marriage. Gossip mongers whisper about the demise of her first husband and the mysterious fate of the second, dubbing her the “Black Widow.”
Konrad uses the occasion of the tournament to send Marita to King’s Landing hopes of marrying her off to a noble house, hoping to finally rid his daugher of the unfornunate moniker she has garnered. Orten Lugus arranged this union through no small effort, using all of his connections and guile, he has secured Ser Langley Woods to suit his sister.