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#AtoZChallenge Day 5: Ernie MacMillan

Ernie was one of the first students to let slip to Harry (and anyone else within hearing range) that he was a Muggle-Born.   He also said that he had been down for Eton when his Hogwarts letter had arrived, so … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 4: Draco Malfoy

  Draco Malfoy was doomed from the start to follow in his father’s footsteps as a Death Eater.  The problem was, he didn’t realize that wanting to follow in his father’s footsteps was probably not the best idea he’d ever … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 3: Colin Creevey

  Colin was a year behind the Golden Trio at Hogwarts, and was a source of constant annoyance to Harry during his second year (Colin’s first) because he was always following Harry around with his camera, wanting to take pictures … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 2: Bathilda

  Bathilda Bagshot was an expert on wizarding history (not surprising, since she lived through so much of it), and one of Albus Dumbledore’s earliest correspondents.  The two actually became friends when his family moved to Godric’s Hollow after his … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 11: K

K   “K is for Kate, who was struck with an axe…”  Again, what kind of twisted do you have to be to attack a child, and especially with an axe?!?  Wow, I don’t think even Gacy was that twisted, … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 8: H

H   “H is for Hector, done in by a thug.”  What self-respecting thug attacks children, anyway?  Especially strangling them with a scarf (see illustration)!  Poetic justice would be for him to swing from a gallows… Even Don Corleone wouldn’t … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 7: G

G “G is for George, smothered under a rug…”  Why was George under a rug to begin with?  Did he drop a galleon or something that rolled under there?  Or was that where he and Fred kept their stash of … Continue reading

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