时间：2020 01-25 作者：ycwadzk 浏览量：13033
Down in the basement Mrs Weasley had hung a scarlet banner over the heavily laden dinner table, which read:
'Ron?' said Hermione, her jaw dropping. 'But . . . are you sure? I mean - '
Fred and George burst out laughing, and Ron muttered, 'Drop it, Hermione.'
Mrs Weasley hesitated, then smiled.
'HE GOT OFF, HE GOT OFF. HE GOT OFF'
'I feel like a house-elf,' grumbled Ron.
'Wait until your father hears! Ron, I'm so proud of you, what wonderful news, you could end up Head Boy just like Bill and Percy, it's the first step! Oh, what a thing to happen in the middle of all this worry, I'm just thrilled, oh, Ronnie - '
'We are familiar with Clause Seven, thank you very much!' snarled Fudge.
'Booklists have arrived,' he said, throwing one of the envelopes up to Harry, who was standing on a chair. 'About time, I thought they'd forgotten, they usually come much earlier than this . . .'
'R - riddikulus!' she sobbed again.
'As far as I am aware,' Dumbledore continued, 'there is no law yet in place that says this court's job is to punish Harry for every bit of magic he has ever performed. He has been charged with a specific offence and he has presented his defence. All he and I can do now is to await your verdict.'
Over the next few days Harry could not help noticing that there was one person within number twelve, Grimmauld Place, who did not seem wholly overjoyed that he would be returning to Hogwarts. Sirius had put up a very good show of happiness on first hearing the news, wringing Harry's hand and beaming just like the rest of them. Soon, however, he was moodier and surlier than before, talking less to everybody, even Harry, and spending increasing amounts of time shut up in his mother's room with Buckbeak.,