Enter, stranger, but take heed Of what awaits the sin of greed For those who take, but do not earn, Must pay most dearly in their turn. So if you seek beneath our floors A treasure that was never yours, Thief, you have been warned, beware Of finding more than treasure there.
'Mr Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people’s business. Mr Prongs agrees with Mr Moony, and would like to add that Professor Snape is an ugly git.Mr Padfoot would like to register his astonishment that an idiot like that ever became a Professor.Mr Wormtail bids Professor Snape good day, and advises him to wash his hair, the slimeball.'
The envelope was thick and heavy, made of yellowish parchment, and the address was written in emerald-green ink. There was no stamp. Turning the envelope over, his hand trembling, Harry saw a purple wax seal bearing a coat of arms; a lion, an eagle, a badger, and a snake surrounding a large letter H.