The friend confided to People Magazine:
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Some great TV shows have disappointing finales (looking at you, Seinfeld). Some jump the shark early on (it's OK, Heroes is getting a second chance).
After getting burned a few times, viewers are sometimes hesitant to throw their fan muscle behind a new show.
With a book adaptation like Game of Thrones, at least you know the writers have something to follow. But the books aren't over.
And Dan backs him right up, saying:
Well, we hope their confidence is well-deserved! What do you think, fans? Have these guys earned your trust so far?
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