George R.R. Martin says ‘fuck you’ to anyone who thinks he’ll die before finishing ‘Game of Thrones’ series

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George R.R. Martin isn’t thrilled that some people are concerned he’ll die before completing work on his A Song of Ice and Fire fantasy novel series. “I find that question pretty offensive, people speculating about my death and my health,” said Martin, 65, in an interview with Swiss newspaper Tagesanzeiger. “So fuck you to those people.” Merely saying it apparently wasn’t enough; Martin also flipped the bird to make his feelings resoundingly clear. Martin has been slaving away on The Winds of Winter, the sixth novel, for some time now, but has refrained from offering fans a firm release date — or even a general window as to when they can expect it. He plans to wrap the series with the seventh novel.

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