Warning: spoilers for “Game of Thrones” below.
But it wasn’t the thoughtful bespoke sculpture itself, which features the names of the couple’s five children linked to the words “Mother Of Dragons,” that made many people chuckle.
It was the timing of its online unveiling.
Romney tweeted a snap of the gift on Sunday afternoon.
In the latest “Thrones” episode that aired just hours later, actress Emilia Clarke’s character Daenerys Targaryen (aka the Mother of Dragons in HBO’s epic fantasy drama) went on a brutal killing rampage across King’s Landing.
“Mitt is working on a sternly worded op-ed condemning Daenerys right now,” joked one tweeter in response:
Lol, just in time for the fictional mother of dragons to go nuclear
— Jaime Jones (@jaimej40) May 13, 2019
Mitthew this is beautiful do not watch the new ep please
— Poster in chief (@InternetHippo) May 13, 2019
- This article originally appeared on HuffPost.