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"Hang on. . . " Harry muttered to Ron. "There's an empty chair at the staff table .... Where's Snape?"
"Lucius," said Mr. Weasley, nodding coldly.
"She haunts a toilet?"
The door flew open at once. Lockhart beamed down at him.
"Don't tell me I deserved it," snapped Ron.
"What is it?" said Harry.
"No, I won't," said Hermione, suddenly severe. "You've had ten days to finish it -"
"Sit," she said, and they both backed into chairs by the fire.
A stooping man had appeared behind the counter, smoothing his greasy hair back from his face.
There was a knock on the office door and Snape, now looking happier than ever, opened it. There stood the headmaster, Professor Dumbledore.
His stomach lurched - "It's going to kill someone!" he shouted, and ignoring Ron's and Hermione's bewildered faces, he ran up the next flight of steps three at a time, trying to listen over his own pounding footsteps - Harry hurtled around the whole of the second floor, Ron and Hermione panting behind him, not stopping until they turned a corner into the last, deserted passage.
"I've got a question, Oliver," said George, who had woken with a start. "Why couldn't you have told us all this yesterday when we were awake?"
For a few days, the school could talk of little else but the attack on Mrs. Norris. Filch kept it fresh in everyone's minds by pacing the spot where she had been attacked, as though he thought the attacker might come back. Harry had seen him scrubbing the message on the wall with Mrs. Skower's All-Purpose Magical Mess Remover, but to no effect; the words still gleamed as brightly as ever on the stone. When Filch wasn't guarding the scene of the crime, he was skulking red- eyed through the corridors, lunging out at unsuspecting students and trying to put them in detention for things like "breathing loudly' and "looking happy.",