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And he hurried off.
ummer was creeping over the grounds around the castle; sky and lake alike turned periwinkle blue and flowers large as cabbages burst into bloom in the greenhouses. But with no Hagrid visible from the castle windows, striding the grounds with Fang at his heels, the scene didn't look right to Harry; no better, in fact, than the inside of the castle, where things were so horribly wrong.
"I'm going to sit here and watch you die, Harry Potter. Take your time. I'm in no hurry."
"We have," said Dumbledore, with a smile.
Dumbledore nodded glumly.
"What?" said Ron loudly, looking around into the pitch-dark, and gripping Harry's elbow very hard.
"Come now," he cried, beaming around him. "Why all these long faces?"
"Dinky Duddydums, don't cry, Mummy won't let him spoil your special day!" she cried, flinging her arms around him.
"Awfully sorry, boys, but I'll have to put a Memory Charm on you now. Can't have you blabbing my secrets all over the place. Id never sell another book -"
The bird stopped singing. It sat still and warm next to Harry's cheek, gazing steadily at Riddle.
"Fancy seeing you here, Professor McGonagall."
Ginny opened her mouth, but no sound came out. Harry leaned forward and spoke quietly, so that only Ginny and Ron could hear him.
"First of all, Harry, I want to thank you," said Dumbledore, eyes twinkling again. "You must have shown me real loyalty down in the Chamber. Nothing but that could have called Fawkes to you."
Harry stood, tense, waiting for Riddle to raise his wand. But Riddle's twisted smile was widening again.
"No, sir -- house was almost destroyed, but I got him out all right before the Muggles started swarmin' around. He fell asleep as we was flyin' over Bristol."
Harry was on his feet, ready. The basilisk's head was falling, its body coiling around, hitting pillars as it twisted to face him. He could see the vast, bloody eye sockets, see the mouth stretching wide, wide enough to swallow him whole, lined with fangs long as his sword, thin, glittering, venomous -。