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"But what if— what if it kills you?"
"What sort of time do you call this?"
"Used ter keep him in a cupboard up at the school until . . . well..."
"The archway will have sealed again. . . . My knife ..." '
"Of course I haven't!" said Harry indignantly. "He killed my mum and dad!"
Harry's body became instantly rigid and immobile, and he felt himself fall back against the Tower wall, propped like an unsteady statue, unable to move or speak. He could not understand how it had happened - Expelliarmus was not a Freezing Charm -
sang Slughorn plaintively.
"Oh, groaning and clanking up on the Astronomy Tower, it's a, favorite pastime of his —"
'Severus,' said Dumbledore clearly. 'I need Severus ...'
Harry suddenly noticed that every single one of the old head-masters and headmistresses in the portraits around the walls was awake and listening in on their conversation. A corpulent, red nosed wizard had actually taken out an ear trumpet.
"Mr. Filch has been looking for someone to clear out these old files," said Snape softly. "They are the records of other Hogwarts wrongdoers and their punishments. Where the ink has grown faint, or the cards have suffered damage from mice, we would like you to copy out the crimes and punishments afresh and, making sure that they are in alphabetical order, replace them in the boxes. You will not use magic."
"Yes, I think so: Only by drinking it can I empty the basin and see what lies in its depths."
'And then I called out, "Who's there?"'
'I do not know; I have suspicions that may be entirely wrong.' Dumbledore hesitated, then said, 'Harry, I promised you that you could come with me, and I stand by that prom-ise, but it would be very wrong of me not to warn you that this will be exceedingly dangerous.'
"You are forgetting . . . you have already destroyed one of them. And I have destroyed another."