Myrcella I's Reign: Part 3
The Others, the story went, were created by the Children of the Forest to oppose the First Men. Eventually, they turned on the Children, forcing an alliance between the two warring factions to stop the monster the Children had created. This story is only partially true. In reality, the Others didn't turn on the Children of their own volition. The Children became careless, arrogant even. And so, a human, the 13th lord Commander of the Night's Watch, was able to gain control of the Others, becoming the Night King. It was he that led the Others against both the Children and humanity. And now, it was Euron Greyjoy who aimed to follow in his footsteps.
Euron had Rhaegal and Viserion scour the wall with flame. Jon Snow quickly saw that the battle was lost, and attempted to evacuate the Wall. Euron had one last trick, though. He blew the Horn of Joramun, which he had found with Samwell Tarly in Oldtown. And so it was that the wall came tumbling down. The Others were well and truly in We