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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.
He looked around, saw Harry, and jumped.
"Okay, but we'll go around by the greenhouses!" said Hermione breathlessly. "We need to keep out of sight of Hagrid's front door, or we'll see us! We must be nearly at Hagrid's by now!"
"This could well be the day I make the biggest deal of my career, " said Uncle Vernon.
"OUT WITH IT, POTTER!" he bellowed. "WHAT DID YOU DO?"
"I'll announce dinner," said Aunt Petunia.
"Yeah, Mum's always wishing we had a house-elf to do the ironing," said George. "But all we've got is a lousy old ghoul in the attic and gnomes all over the garden. House-elves come with big old manors and castles and places like that; you wouldn't catch one in our house . . . ."
"What?" said Harry quickly.
"He works in the most boring department," said Ron. "The Misuse of Muggle Artifacts Office."
"Say it, sir -"
Harry and Hermione looked at each other.
"Nasty cut you've got there.... Black's work, I suppose?"
"So - what's the story, Harry?" said Ron impatiently. "What's been happening?"
"Where is it?" said the reedy voice of the Committee member. "Where is the beast?"
"Right," said Ron. "Come on, Harry, I sleep at the - at the top
What was the good of magicking himself out of his room if Hogwarts would expel him for doing it? Yet life at Privet Drive had reached an all-time low. Now that the Dursleys knew they weren't going to wake up as fruit bats, he had lost his only weapon. Dobby might have saved Harry from horrible happenings at Hogwarts, but the way things were going, he'd probably starve to death anyway.;