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"There, now, Minerva," said Fudge kindly, "Pettigrew died a hero's death. Eyewitnesses -- Muggles, of course, we wiped their, memories later -- told us how Pettigrew cornered Black. They say he was sobbing, 'Lily and James, Sirius! How could you?' And then he went for his wand. Well, of course, Black was quicker. Blew Pettigrew to smithereens...."
"I tell yeh, if I'd got ter Black before little Pettigrew did, I wouldn't 've messed around with wands -- I'd 've ripped him limb -- from -- limb," Hagrid growled.
White fog obscured his senses... big, blurred shapes were moving around him... then came a new voice, a man's voice, shouting, panicking --
"Harry, if you don't want to continue, I will more than understand --"
"Why don't you just drop a couple of subjects?" Harry asked, watching her lifting books as she searched for her rune dictionary.
"Have you any theory as to how he got in, Professor?" asked Snape.
No one said anything. The horrible truth sank into Harry like a stone.
"I heard my dad," Harry mumbled. "That's the first time I've ever heard him -- he tried to take on Voldemort himself, to give my mum time to run for it...."
Harry raised his head very slightly off his arms to free his other ear,
"Right," said George briskly. "Don't forget to wipe it after you've used it or anyone can read it," Fred said warningly.
"What does a Patronus look like?" said Harry curiously.
Harry lay there, not saying a word. They had lost... for the first time ever, he had lost a Quidditch match.
"I'll never know what they'd have wanted, because thanks to Black, I've never spoken to them," said Harry shortly.
"Dumbledore obviously thinks he might be," said Ron.
"Oh, shut up," Harry yawned.
"Crackers!" said Dumbledore enthusiastically, offering the end of a large silver noisemaker to Snape, who took it reluctantly and tugged. With a bang like a gunshot, the cracker flew apart to reveal a large, pointed witchs hat topped with a stuffed vulture.。