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Becoming Neville Longbottom: A True Gryffindor

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“But you are a pureblood, aren’t you, my brave boy?… You show spirit and bravery, and you come of noble stock. You will make a very valuable Death Eater. We need your kind, Neville Longbottom.” “I’ll join you when hell freezes over,” said Neville. “Dumbledore’s Army!” … Harry pulled the Invisibility Cloak from inside his robes, swung it over himself, and sprang to his feet, as Neville moved too. In one swift, fluid motion, Neville broke free of the Body-Bind Curse upon him; the flaming hat fell off of him and he drew from its depths something silver, with a glittering, rubied handle— DHs In SS/PS when Neville tries to stop Hermione, Harry, and Ron from sneaking out, Hermione hits him with the full Body-Bind curse. For this he earns his very first points because, as Dumbledore says, “It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” Dumbledore declares Neville brave even when everyone else thinks he’s clumsy, talentless, and cowardly. At the end of CoS Harry is struggling with whether he should have been placed in Slytherin. Dumbledore assures him that only a true Gryffindor ... Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: A Peck of Tweeps

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Five of the Big Seven appear in this week's Twitter Roundup where new suits, new art and new films take center stage. But which Potter alumni film project will you be catching this week? Make your choice with the Potter Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Patronus Hopeful

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Dear Professor Longbottom, What is your patronus, and when did you finally succeed at casting it? Read More »

Birthday Lover

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Dear Professor Longbottom, Happy (belated) birthday! I was just wondering, with yours and Harry's birthdays being so close - do you celebrate together? And if so, what do you do! I can only imagine that after the Battle of Hogwarts and how you both bonded - and birthday have always been important to me. It would mean the world to me to know that you and Harry became close enough to celebrate your birthdays together, as from what I've read you were regularly forgotten by the Golden Trio in your school years. Read More »

Changing Hogwarts

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Professor Longbottom, Does the fact you are almost all non-magical affect your career. Follow up question how has Hogwarts changed over the years, and why? Read More »

New Boggart

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Dear Sir, As we know when you were in school your deepest fear was Snape. But after the battle I think you know the reality of why he used to behave like that, especially to Gryffindor. Now what shape will a Boggart take if you face it? Read More »

The Curious Observer

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Professor Longbottom, If you could go back to your first year, knowing what you know now, what would you say to the students who didn't believe in you? What would you say to Draco Malfoy after he stole your Remembrall or put the Leg Locker jinx on you? Now that you have grown up, what would you say to the discouraged student who believes that they will never grow into their magic or have luck in school? Read More »

Luna Longbottom

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Professor Longbottom, How are you? There are a lot of questions that I want to ask to you, but most burning one is Why you didn't marry/ propose Luna . You both were like most natural couple in Hogwarts even though it was not official. Read More »

Hazelnuts at Hogwarts

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Professor Longbottom, It must be a wonderful experience to teach at Hogwarts. So far, who has been your favourite student and why? HazelNUTS Read More »

The Legend

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Sir, I've heard so much about you, in the books and in the papers. I can't believe a legend like you would teach, in my opinion you would have been a great auror. It's your choice(and I tell you it's the best)There have been interviews and I've even read in some books that you were not that brave in your starting years! That's a rotten lie, isn't it. How could they even say something so untrue! But since I wasn't there and I wanted to prove them all wrong can you please just say "It's a lie" ans reply (It would be great). Read More »