Ah so now you are House Florent of Brightwater, a 3-member family. Fair enough. We can indeed make brothers then: what are your thoughts?
I was thinking, maybe two regular freeriders who got separated from eachother during some kind of conflict. Both believe their brother has died during the battle, unaware of the fact they both found jobs as retainers somewhere.
Son of Diamat
Yeah, but a lot of authors do that.
That's not really what makes GRRM's books strong.
"All that you held most dear you will put by
and leave behind you; and this is the arrow
the longbow of your exile first lets fly.
You will come to know how bitter as salt and stone
is the bread of others, how hard the way that goes
up and down stairs that never are your own."
— Dante describing his exile in The Paradiso
And how do you expect the Kingdom to Respond ?. " Hey invaders do you want to have some drinks with us ?. What are you doing here taking our lands. " Lol or do you want them to meet you in the field. The funny thing will be that the invaders win the battle