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ALL OVER SCHOOL BOYS BEING SNOTTY AND REFUSING TO SHAKE HANDS
Melissa Anelli: It says a lot about the world at large, I think, about conflict in the world, it's these little things -
J. K. Rowing: And the difference one individual can make. Always, the difference one individual can make.
The first thing Snape asks Harry is “Potter! What would I get if I added powdered root of asphodel to an infusion of wormwood?” According to Victorian Flower Language, asphodel is a type of lily meaning ‘My regrets follow you to the grave’ and wormwood means ‘absence’ and also typically symbolized bitter sorrow. If you combined that, it meant ‘I bitterly regret Lily’s death’.
Mother fucking J.K. Rowling. I just looked up the meanings to see if they were accurate and not just made up and they are legit.
Mind = blown.
U.K. design studio MinaLima, on their beginnings and the Harry Potter franchise
Since everyone seems to be having HHr feels tonight
And the meaning of Tonks’s Patronus and her mouse-colored hair, and the reason she had come running to find Dumbledore when she had heard a rumor someone had been attacked by Greyback, all suddenly became clear to Harry; it had not been Sirius that Tonks had fallen in love with after all.
You’ve kept him alive so that he can die at the proper moment. You’ve been raising him like a pig for slaughter.
Harry, be safe. Be strong.
It’s official, I can’t watch a Harry Potter film without crying out “BABYYYY!” every time Neville is on screen. It must be some sort of condition.
there are more important things
“On the night Lord Voldemort went to Godric’s Hollow to kill Harry, and Lily Potter cast herself between them, the curse rebounded. When that happened, a part of Voldemort’s soul lached itself onto the only living thing it could find. Harry himself. There’s a reason Harry can speak with snakes. There’s a reason he can look into Lord Voldemort’s mind. A part of Voldemort lives inside him.”