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"See what I have become?" the face said. "Mere shadow and vapor ... I have form only when I can share another's body... but there have always been those willing to let me into their hearts and minds.... Unicorn blood has strengthened me, these past weeks... you saw faithful Quirrell drinking it for me in the forest... and once I have the Elixir of Life, I will be able to create a body of my own.... Now... why don't you give me that Stone in your pocket?"
"Then who does? Sir, I --"
The white queen turned her blank face toward him.
"The whole school's talking about it," said Ron. "What really happened?"
Harry swallowed -- now what?
The other two followed him. They tugged and heaved at the door, but it wouldn't budge, not even when Hermione tried her Alohomora charm.
"Do something," he said desperately.
"No -- but it's like ice."
Quirrell came back out from behind the mirror and stared hungrily into it.
And she let Ron and Hermione in.
"It's obvious, isn't it?" said Ron. "We've got to play our way across the room."
"Harry Potter!" she squealed. "Look, Mom! I can see
Firenze suddenly reared on to his hind legs in anger, so that Harry had to grab his shoulders to stay on.
For the first time, a spasm of fear flitted across Quirrell's face.
Harry didn't sleep all night. He could hear Neville sobbing into his pillow for what seemed like hours. Harry couldn't think of anything to say to comfort him. He knew Neville, like himself, was dreading the dawn. What would happen when the rest of Gryffindor found out what they'd done?
I bet you'll think twice about breaking a school rule again, won't you, eh?" he said, leering at them. "Oh yes... hard work and pain are the best teachers if you ask me.... It's just a pity they let the old punishments die out... hang you by your wrists from the ceiling for a few days, I've got the chains still in my office, keep 'em well oiled in case they're ever needed.... Right, off we go, and don't think of running off, now, it'll be worse for you if you do."