时间：02-26 来源：转载自澎湃新闻 浏览量：8385
He squeezed Buckbeak's sides with his heels. Harry and Hermione jumped back as the enormous wings rose once more.... The hippogriff took off into the air.... He and his rider became smaller and smaller as Harry gazed after them... then a cloud drifted across the moon.... They were gone.
"Someone untied him!" the executioner was snarling. "We should search the grounds, the forest."
"But Percy wouldn't lend him to me," said Ron. "Said he needed him."
Both Black and Lupin strode forward, seized Pettigrew's shoulders, and threw him backward onto the floor. He sat there, twitching with terror, staring up at them.
Fred brought the car lower, and Harry saw a dark patchwork of fields and clumps of trees.
The hippogriff gave one sweep of its mighty wings and they were soaring upward again, high as the top of the West Tower. Buckbeak landed with a clatter on the battlements, and Harry and Hermione slid off him at once.
He forced himself to think of Black, and only Black, and began to chant: "Expecto patronum! Expecto patronum!"
"EXPECTO PATRONUM! "he yelled.
"You don't understand!" whined Pettigrew. "He would have killed me, Sirius!"
"I would like to speak to Harry and Hermione alone," said Dumbledore abruptly. "Cornelius, Severus, Poppy -- please leave us."
"It wasn't me - and how did he know?"
"I'll do it," said Lupin.
"I'm going to tie him up," said Lupin. "That's all, I swear."
"Sirius," Harry muttered, staring into the darkness.
"Are you insane?" said Harry, his voice easily as croaky as Black's.
Harry read and reread the letter from Sirius all the way back into King's Cross station. It was still clutched tightly in his hand as he, Ron, and Hermione stepped back through the barrier of platform nine an(' three-quarters. Harry spotted Uncle Vernon at once. He was standing a good distance from Mr. and Mrs. Weasley, eyeing them suspiciously, and when Mrs. Weasley hugged Harry in greeting, his worst suspicions about them seemed confirmed.;