OH MY GOD APPARENTLY TAKING AN ARROW TO THE KNEE WAS AN OLD NORDIC SLANG FOR GETTING MARRIED
I THOUGHT THAT ALL THOSE GUYS IN SKYRIM HAD LITERALLY BEEN SHOT IN THEIR KNEES WITH ARROWS BUT I GUESS NOT
And in that moment,i swear the foundation of that entire meme became something like this:
Oh. My. God. I thought the programmers just didn’t want to have to make up original characters for every town! I should have known better.
No, they made it up. Promise.