Leaky’s Daily Quotedown to Deathly Hallows: 63 Days

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Sep 18, 2010

Posted by EdwardTLC

There are now only 63 days left until “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I” hits theaters! We are posting a quote from the first half of the book every day in celebration and to give us a chance to discuss and ponder the final book as it goes to film. Here two quotes for yesterday and today!

“We’ve caught Potter!”

- Fenrir Greyback

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, “Malfoy Manor”



“Mundungus Fletcher,” croaked the elf, his eyes still tight shut. “Mundungus Fletcher stole it all: Miss Bella’s and Miss Cissy’s pictures, my Mistress’s gloves, the Order of Merlin, First Class, the goblets with the family crest, and — and –”

Kreacher was gulping for air: His hollow chest was rising and falling rapidly, then his eyes flew open and he uttered a bloodcurdling scream.

–and the locket, Master Regulus’s locket, Kreacher did wrong, Kreacher failed in his orders!”

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, “Kreacher’s Tale”





31 Responses to Leaky’s Daily Quotedown to Deathly Hallows: 63 Days

Avatar ImageSohumdore says: i LOVE KREACHER!! one of the best characters ever... then again.... most of the characters in hp are the best characters ever....Avatar Imagenat_the_cat11 says: i loved kreacher too! escpecially when he became friends with harry after harry started treating him nicely.. aw so cute :)Avatar ImageMJBDE15 says: Ehhh... Kreacher is kinda creepy....Avatar ImageSlyBones says: This chapter made me so sad, even though I wasn't particularly fond of Kreacher. This endeared him more to me. Avatar ImageSusmita singh says: I like Kreacher but only after when he became trio's friend. Otherwise i can't forget Sirius died only because of him. The 1st quote gave me goosebumps. It was the most dreadful chapter, i thanked Draco when he denied to recognise Harry and the others too. Avatar Imageazaadpotter says: sadAvatar ImagePygmyPuffPia says: I felt so sorry for Kreacher here, he turned out to be such a great little guyAvatar Imagemystiqueminx says: poor kreacher,,, dumbledore was right,, house-elves are what wizards made them to be,,,, they deserve to be treated with a bit of kindnessAvatar ImageGryffindor_Girl_xx says: Poor little Kreacher ... x) IWANNAKILLGREYBACKTHOUGHHE'SABLOODYANIMAL!!!!! x(Avatar ImageNot Slytherin says: Quote 1: Ugh, this was a terrible moment. I could not see how they could possibly escape. Quote 2: My heart broke for Kreacher here. What a wrenching story. Mundungus!!!Avatar ImageLonewolf_ says: I didn't like Kreacher at the beginning, but he turned out to be so great :)Avatar Imagejjh1234 says: Just like Dobby betrayed the Malfoys...Kreacher betrayed Sirius because he did not know how to treat him. I love how J.K. reinforces this theme on both sides of the battle.Avatar Imagedevilskinn says: I love it how Kreacher is the one leading the elves in the Battle at Hogwarts :-D and he does this in his master's memory @jjh1234 Her books are full of symbolism, I love it too! Avatar Imageeccentricalice says: Oh poor Kreacher, this made me really feel for him =(Avatar Imageathena lupen says: i also love how how kreacher led the elfs into battleAvatar ImageAl Sev Potter says: That end, with Kreacher leading the charge...awesomeAvatar Imagedaldula says: love him he's very loyalAvatar ImagePhlegm De La Coeur says: oh Kreacher... i love how you can begin so indifferent to a character and then learn something like this, and all of sudden your heart just breaks for them and then you love them. :)Avatar ImageJK.jr. says: poor kreacher :(Avatar Imagemollyollyoxenfree8 says: its so weird how at first kreacher is this freak of a house elf who's all mean and stuff but then at the end he's like kinda awesome. I just wish dibby wouldn't have died.sigh sob sob.jk but still kreacher is no dobby but he's getting better.maybe in a few yeard harry will get a step up from maggits for christmas.hmmmm what wud that be bugs,ding,dirty old socks.i don't know.Avatar ImageClaire Lafleur says: I totaly agree with you jjh1234. I remeber were i was when i read this!! I also remember smiling when I read the part about kreacher, after harry gives him the locket. with his ear hair all clean and puffy and wearing a new soft towel and making amazingly yummy soup.... now I'm hungry. Avatar ImageDawna says: Just finished "Kreacher's Tale"Avatar Imageharrypotterfreak101 says: Poor Kreacher, he's not actually a bad elf. It's just his masters were bad people...........But he's such a loyal house elf! I felt so horrible at that moment, just watching him cry.........God it broke my heart!Avatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: ! also love how how kreacher led the elfs into battle!Avatar Imageksddancer says: Poor Kreacher. He really does have a big heart. :)Avatar ImageTheGleek77 says: I loved this part! I hate Greyback with a passion but i didn't like Kreacher at first and now I simply love him!Avatar ImageCrazy and Proud says: Poor Kreacher :( But I love how he lead the elves in the end. :)Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: Go Kreacher! He is so awesome!Avatar ImageSilvery Doe says: I actually had a fleeting ping of sympathy for Kreacher at this point. Then I remembered Sirius... I don't think I really forgave him until he lead the elves into the battle of hogwartsAvatar ImageNumeroUnoFan says: if kreacher had killed him this could have gone differently for the worseAvatar Imagelunalovewentz says: Goes to show ya, You Reap what you Sew! Treat others like you want to be treated. This is all the elf wanted, Harry showed compassion to Kreacher, Kreacher never forgot that. And he did the Black Family Proud in the End!

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