The Sword of Gryffindor was a goblin-made sword owned by the famed wizard Godric Gryffindor, one of the four founders of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Fashioned from pure silver, it is inset with rubies, the stone that represents Gryffindor in the hour-glasses that count the house points at Hogwarts. Godric Gryffindor’s name is engraved just beneath the hilt. It is believed that only true Gryffindors of pure, courageous heart could summon the sword and wield it.

A Series of Edits — Harry Potter Information — [2/?]

“Have you grown to care for the boy, after all?”

“For him?” shouted Snape. “Expecto Patronum!”

From the tip of his wand burst the silver doe: She landed on the office floor, bounded once across the office, and soared out of the window. Dumbledore watched her fly away, and as her silvery glow faded he turned back to Snape, and his eyes were full of tears.

“After all this time?”

“Always,” said Snape.


‘Now, my three friends could hardly fail to notice that I disappeared once a month. I made up all sorts of stories. I told them my mother was ill, and that I had to go home to see her … I was terrified they would desert me the moment they found out what I was. But of course, they, like you, Hermione, worked out the truth …

And they didn’t desert me at all. ‘


fangirl challenge: [1/10]  families  → The Malfoys

“the malfoy family consists of an ancient line of pure-blood wizards, most of whom attended hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry and were traditionally sorted into slytherin house. the family first arrived in britain with armand malfoy, who founded the family estate malfoy manor on land obtained from king william i.”


Now each of these four founders formed their own house; for each

Did value different virtues; in the ones they had to teach.  (x)