“It doesn’t make sense. I would say ‘it’s not like you,’ except it’s exactly like you to go and do something stupid when Lily starts warming up to you. Under normal circumstances, I would say, ‘go ahead! Carlotta is unreasonably good-looking, and it’s nice work if you can get it.’ But now?” (x)
The truth was, she had run away from him on Platform Nine and Three Quarters, but she’d regretted it immediately, and maybe she’d been trying to make it all up by coming here, to the Lantern. Maybe she’d been looking for him.
Which was all very nice, but it didn’t explain why in Merlin’s name he’d actually shown up.
Favourite TLAT Scenes (x) - Chapter 14, Two Steps Forward: “You may be able to convince everyone else that you’re a seer or a mind reader or a psychic or whatever, but, James, I took two years of Divination with you: I was there when Professor Seastone said you were the least spiritually perceptive person he had ever encountered.”