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"Yeah... mind you, it's a very cheap one," Ron said. "It went haywire just as I was tying it to Errol's leg to send it to Harry."
Crookshanks; slowly chewed up the spider, his yellow eyes fixed insolently on Ron.
"Are you sure you feel all right, Potter?" Professor McGonagall said sharply.
"Thinking Of trying to catch
"You're fighting a losing battle there, dear," said his mirror in a vvheezy voice.
It took Harry several days to get used to his strange new freedom. Never before had he been able to get up whenever he wanted or eat whatever he fancied. He could even go wherever he pleased, as long as it was in Diagon Alley, and as this long cobbled street was packed with the most fascinating wizarding shops in the world, Harry felt no desire to break his word to Fudge and stray back into the Muggle world.
Crabbe and Goyle chuckled trollishly.
"They still haven't caught him, then?" he asked.
"C'mon," he muttered resentfully to Crabbe and Goyle, and they disappeared.
The train was getting slower and slower. As the noise of the pistons fell away, the wind and rain sounded louder than ever against the windows.
"We should've known!" Ron roared, pounding the table. "Who else would have assigned us a biting book?"
"As to our second new appointment," Dumbledore continued as the lukewarm applause for Professor Lupin died away. "Well, I am sorry to tell you that Professor Kettleburn, our Care of Magical Creatures teacher, retired at the end of last year in order to enjoy more time with his remaining limbs. However, I am delighted to say that his place will be filled by none other than Rubeus Hagrid, who has agreed to take on this teaching job in addition to his gamekeeping duties."
The bottle of rat tonic was lying under the table they had sat at earlier. Harry waited until he heard Mr. and Mrs. Weasley's bedroom door close, then headed back upstairs with the bottle.
"It's my rat," he told the witch. "He been a bit off-color ever since I brought him back from Egypt."
"I thought you were having a fit or something," said Ron, who still looked scared. "You went sort of rigid and fell out of your seat and started twitching -- 11