Ballads of the Bay
- Ser Austin started his knightly career at sea, sailing for House Lannister of Lannisport.
- Austin’s first ship was raided by pirates, and he was taken as a political prisoner by House Blacktyde of the Ironman Isles. No ransom was paid, and he would be released in his late teens.
- Austin adopted the way of life of the Ironborn while held on Blacktyde Isles.