Pointing out that Aegon belives himself to be a targaryen, has lived is entire life as such and clearly has Targaryen ancenstors isn't he a True Targaryen even if hisfather is not Rhaegar?!

Published: 29/05/2017
Pointing out that Aegon belives himself to be a targaryen, has lived is entire life as such and clearly has Targaryen ancenstors isn't he a True Targaryen even if hisfather is not Rhaegar?!
Source: ASOIAFUNIVERSITY.TUMBLR.COM

Thinking about Aegon as a Targaryen undermines the entire point of his arc, and buys into the very lie Varys is selling. Aegon’s whole identity is an invented one; his life has been a grand experiment by Varys (and to some extent Illyrio, though his motivations are more personal) on the very notions of power and rule itself. In their minds, Aegon is the tabula rasa on which any idea can be sketche

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