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"Hello," said Harry. "I'm looking for Justin Finch-Fletchley."
"I don't believe it," he said as the three of them examined the signature on the note. "He didn't even look at the book we wanted."
The three of them fell silent. After a long pause, Hermione voiced the knottiest question of all in a hesitant voice.
Percy looked outraged.
"I wish I knew who it is," said Malfoy petulantly. "I could help them."
Professor Flitwick this morning. That's why we decided we'd better get going -"
The news that Colin Creevey had been attacked and was now lying as though dead in the hospital wing had spread through the entire school by Monday morning. The air was suddenly thick with rumor and suspicion. The first years were now moving around the castle in tight-knit groups, as though scared they would be attacked if they ventured forth alone.
tone. "If a long succession of Hogwarts headmasters and headmistresses haven't found the thing -"
"What the -" he gasped, careening out of Harry's way.
Professor Flitwick buried his face in his hands. Snape was look
He dropped his hands and looked at Harry and Ron.
Madam Pomfrey wasn't at all pleased.
"No," said Harry. "There isn't anything, Professor . . . ."
"The thing is, Tom," he sighed, "Special arrangements might have been made for you, but in the current circumstances . . . ."
"My friendly, card-carrying cupids!" beamed Lockhart. "They will be roving around the school today delivering your valentines! And the fun doesn't stop here! I'm sure my colleagues will want to enter into the spirit of the occasion! Why not ask Professor Snape to show you how to whip up a Love Potion! And while you're at it, Professor Flitwick knows more about Entrancing Enchantments than any wizard I've ever met, the sly old dog!"
"So, Harry," said Lockhart, while Hermione folded the note with fumbling fingers and slipped it into her bag. "Tomorrow's the first Quidditch match of the season, I believe? Gryffindor against Slytherin, is it not? I hear you're a useful player. I was a Seeker, too. I was asked to try for the National Squad, but preferred to dedicate my life to the eradication of the Dark Forces. Still, if ever you feel the need for a little private training, don't hesitate to ask. Always happy to pass on my expertise to less able players ......
"Of course I know about the Chamber of Secrets. In my day, they told us it was a legend, that it did not exist. But this was a lie. In my fifth year, the Chamber was opened and the monster attacked several students, finally killing one. I caught the person whod opened the Chamber and he was expelled. But the Headmaster, Professor Dippet, ashamed that such a thing had happened at Hogwarts, forbade me to tell the truth. A story was given out that thegirl had died in a freak accident. They gave me a nice, shiny, engraved trophy for my trouble and warned me to keep my mouth shut. But I knew it could happen again. The monster lived on, and the one who had the power to release it was not imprisoned. ";