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"Oh, I quite agree," said Professor Sprout warmly. "That enough for you?"
"Thank you, Harry Potter, sir!" squeaked Dobby happily, and he too vanished.
"I know," said Tonks. "He's not there. Apparently he's gone away again."
They shook their heads.
"I know what you are known as," said Dumbledore, smiling, pleasantly. "But to me, I'm afraid, you will always be Tom Riddle. It is one of the irritating things about old teachers. I am afraid that they never quite forget their charges' youthful beginnings."
"I know," said Hermione soothingly, "it does seem really harsh. ..."
"Harry, you can't be thinking of going," said Hermione. "It's such a pointless thing to get detention for."
Ron and Hermione returned in the late afternoon.
That would explain a lot,' panted Harry, now positively wrestling with Ron to keep him from knocking Slughorn over. 'It's his birthday, Professor,' he added imploringly.
"Look," he said quietly, leaning forward and putting a hand on the Daily Prophet, which she had just removed from a post owl, to stop her from opening it and vanishing behind it. "I haven't for-gotten about Slughorn, but I haven't got a clue how to get that memory off him, and until I get a brain wave why shouldn't I find out what Malfoy's doing?"
"So this is the reason I am to be thrown unceremoniously from your office, Dumbledore!"
"Look out," said Hermione tersely.
There were only three of them in Potions that afternoon: Harry, Ernie, and Draco Malfoy.
"No, nothing," said Dumbledore, and a great sadness filled his face. "The time is long gone when I could frighten you with a burning wardrobe and force you to make repayment for your crimes. But I wish I could, Tom. ... I wish I could. . . ."
"It had belonged to another of Hogwarts’s founders," said Dumbledore. "I think he still felt a great pull toward the school and that he could not resist an object so steeped in Hogwarts history. There were other reasons, I think. ... I hope to be able to demonstrate them to you in due course.