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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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#AtoZChallenge Day 6: F

F   “F is for Fanny, sucked dry by a leech.”  One wonders where Fanny found a leech strong enough to do such a thing.  It would have to be a leech the size of Chicago, since normally it would … Continue reading

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#AtoZChallenge Day 5: E

E “E is for Ernest, who choked on a peach…”  I guess in this case, the importance of being Ernest is in knowing not to eat something you’re allergic to, which will cause your airways to close up, cutting off … Continue reading

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