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The Department of Mysteries

- Chapter 34

"Very good, Potter. Now turn around, nice and slowly, and give that to me."
-- Lucius Malfoy (OP34)

OP34: The Department of Mysteries

Harry, Ron, Hermione, Neville, Ginny, and Luna fly to London on thestrals. They are allowed access to the Ministry of Magic through the telephone booth, and they enter the Department of Mysteries – specifically the room containing small glass spheres, one of which is marked with Harry’s name and which is later discovered to be a prophecy.

Calendar and Dates

The entire chapter takes place on a Thursday, the final day of O.W.L.s. See OP31. The date is probably June 20, 1996. The events of this chapter start just before sunset on that day, which was at 10:16 PM.

Interesting facts and notes

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Exceptional character moments

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Memorable lines

"We're here to save someone, unless your Ministry can do it first!"

And then, from right behind them, a drawling voice said, "Very good, Potter. Now turn around, nice and slowly, and give that to me."

Words and phrases


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