Game of Thrones: Saying no to ‘the God of Death’

This Sunday the curtain rises on the final season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” If you aren’t already a fan, you will still want to take a seat for the battle between Ice and Fire. The show is a master class in the importance of being resilient. If you are already a fan, you probably know what Arya Stark says when her Braavosi sword-trainer, Syrio Forel, asks, “What do we say to the God of Death?” Arya’s response is one we all must remember, even if we aren’t carrying a sword. Arya answers: “Not today.”