- "It is said that Irogenia of Lys could finish a man with nothing but her eyes... Kings traveled across the world for a night with Irogenia. Magisters sold their palaces. Khals burned her enemies just to have her for a few hours. They say a thousand men proposed to her and she refused them all."
Irogenia of Lys was allegedly incredibly seductive. There are several legends as to the extraordinary lengths powerful men would go to win her favor yet she ultimately refused all marriage offers.
In the books
In the A Song of Ice and Fire books there's no mention of a courtesan named Irogenia. While Lys its famous for its pleasure houses, the most famous courtesans hail from Braavos.