“Promptly Potter” Episode 181: “Ron Has Many Feelings but Only One Brain Cell”

– In Chapter 19 of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Harry sees a Patronus in the woods and follows the mysterious silver doe to a lake, where the sword of Gryffindor can be seen underneath the water. Sensing its impending doom, the locket Horcrux around Harry’s neck attempts to strangle him. Luckily, Ron has found his way back to the camp just in time.

– Today’s prompt is “‘He must’ve known you’d always want to come back.’ How might Dumbledore have envisioned Ron needing and using the Deluminator?”

– This episode is hosted by Amy Hogan.

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Promptly Potter is MuggleNet.com’s Harry Potter critical analysis podcast in which we break down questions about the novels into bite-sized pieces. Each episode explores one chapter through a single carefully curated prompt. The topics and questions covered will span a range as long as Dumbledore’s beard. From controversial and burning to absolutely ridiculous (certainly our favorite), no question is off-limits.

Our alternating hosts dive into some of the things we’ve been reeling over for two and a half decades, but here’s the catch: They have to do it in 15 minutes or less.

Get those wands at the ready because you can consider this your acceptance letter! Come with us during this year-long reread in which we explore the wizarding world. Prepare to have your mind bewitched and your senses ensnared. This is a Harry Potter critical analysis podcast like no other, but that’s merely our opinion.



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