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"Aren't you listening, Narcissa? Oh, he'll try, I'm sure. . . . The usual empty words, the usual slithering out of action . . . oh, on the Dark Lord's orders, of course!"
"Is it to do with Voldemort?"
And before the Prime Minister could shout, "Now, wait just one moment!" Fudge had vanished in a shower of green sparks.
"It is my belief- and never have I so hoped that I am mistaken - that we are all facing dark and difficult times. Some of you in this Hall have already suffered directly at the hands of Lord Voldemort. Many of your families have been torn asunder. A week ago, a student was taken from our midst.
"Right in one," said Fred.
"I have no time to explain now," said Dumbledore. "It is a thrilling tale, I wish to do it justice."
"Keep your wand at the ready, Harry," he said brightly.
They were halfway through their fifth game when Harry decided to ask them.
"Dear, why not come to dinner at the weekend, Remus and Mad-Eye are coming ??"
Scrimgeour merely shrugged, already moving back toward the fireplace.
"Thought we'd see what those three were up to," said Fred matter-of-factly, stepping onto Goyle and into the compartment. He had his wand out, and so did George, who was careful to tread on Malfoy as he followed Fred inside.
Harry followed his gaze up the carefully tended front path and felt his heart sink. The front door was hanging off its hinges.
"There is much that I would like to say to you all tonight," said Dumbledore, "but I must first acknowledge the loss of a very fine person, who should be sitting here," he gestured toward the Hufflepuffs, "enjoying our feast with us. I would like you all, please, to stand, and raise your glasses, to Cedric Diggory."
"You think he is mistaken? Or that I have somehow hoodwinked him? Fooled the Dark Lord, the greatest wizard, the most accomplished Legilimens the world has ever seen?"
"Oh, I think we'll find a use for you," said Dumbledore vaguely. "Left here, Harry."