This is a more recent Romione fic. It was a “page-turner” for me, and I really loved how the author balanced the auror mystery with the romance and angst. Ron and Hermione’s relationship here is really sweet! Go read!
I’m rereading Harry Potter, because I’ve only read them once and it was like 7 years ago. I’m having a lot of realizations and I could just text samantha4404
and scotch-bingington-winchester but putting them here is easy too.
#1. I love love love how Quidditch isn’t divided by gender. No one talks about girls being a weakness to the team. It adds to the youthful innocence aspect of the series, but it isn’t something that changes as they age (like the racism against “mudbloods”). Curious about why all the professional Quidditch players seem to be men though? Also all the team captains?
“Investigations continue into the break-in at Gringotts on 31 July, widely believed to be the work of Dark wizards or witchesunknown. Gringotts goblins today insisted that nothing had been taken. The vault that was searched had in fact been emptied the same day. "But we’re not telling you what was in there, so keep your noses out if you know what’s good for you,” said a Gringotts spokesgoblin this afternoon.“
”Lee Jordan was finding it difficult not to take sides. “So — after that obvious and disgusting bit of cheating —” “Jordan!” growled Professor McGonagall. “I mean after that open and revolting foul —” “Jordan, I’m warning you —” “All right, all right. Flint nearly kills the Gryffindor Seeker, which could happen to anyone, I’m sure, so a penalty to Gryffindor, taken by Spinnet, who puts it away, no trouble, and we continue play, Gryffindor still in possession.
Draco Malfoy : I’m Malfoy… Draco Malfoy Ron Weasley: *laughs* Draco Malfoy: Think my name’s funny, do you? No need to ask yours. Red hair… and a hand-me-down robe. You must be a Weasley. You’ll soon find out that some wizarding families are better than others, Potter. You don’t want to go making friends with the wrong sort.