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"Now, please, Minister, these children need care. Please leave
"My apologies, Poppy, but I need a word with Mr. Potter and Miss Granger," said Dumbledore calmly. "I have just been talking to Sirius Black --"
"Eat quickly! The Masons will be here soon!" snapped Aunt Petunia, pointing to two slices of bread and a lump of cheese on the kitchen table. She was already wearing a salmon-pink cocktail dress.
"I think we should run through the schedule one more time," said Uncle Vernon. "We should all be in position at eight o'clock. Petunia, you will be -?"
"A house-elf must be set free, sir. And the family will never set Dobby free ... Dobby will serve the family until he dies, sir . . . ."
Just then, the front door slammed.
Harry tore back across the room as the landing light clicked on - he snatched up Hedwig's cage, dashed to the window, and passed it out to Ron. He was scrambling back onto the chest of drawers when Uncle Vernon hammered on the unlocked door and it crashed open.
"Put your foot down, Fred!" yelled Ron, and the car shot suddenly toward the moon.
"But then I saw Peter in that picture... I realized he was at Hogwarts with Harry... perfectly positioned to act, if one hint reached his ears that the Dark Side was gathering strength again...."
Lower and lower went the flying car. The edge of a brilliant red sun was now gleaming through the trees.
It was Professor Dumbledore. He didn't look surprised to see Harry there.
Hermione looked up. Her expression was suspicious.
"I'll be in my room, making no noise and pretending I'm not there," he said.