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And Harry knew it would be no good to argue.
"Call him Voldemort, Harry. Always use the proper name for things. Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself."
Every time one of their men was lost, the white pieces showed no mercy. Soon there was a huddle of limp black players slumped along the wall. Twice, Ron only just noticed in time that Harry and Hermione were in danger. He himself darted around the board, taking almost as many white pieces as they had lost black ones.
"Oh, it's you, Ronan," said Hagrid in relief. "How are yeh?"
He, Ron, and Hermione passed through the gateway together. "There he is, Mom, there he is, look!"
"If we just do a bit of poking around --"
"Yes..." said Ron softly, "It's the only way... I've got to be taken."
"He'll be all right," said Harry, trying to convince himself. "What do you reckon's next?"
Hermione and Neville were suffering, too. They didn't have as bad a time as Harry, because they weren't as well-known, but nobody would speak to them, either. Hermione had stopped drawing attention to herself in class, keeping her head down and working in silence.
"I feared I might be too late."
Harry went back to the library, where Hermione was testing Ron on Astronomy. Harry told them what he'd heard.
"Sometimes," he said, "I find it hard to follow my master's instructions -- he is a great wizard and I am weak --"
"We'd noticed," said Hermione faintly.
"Ready?" Ron called, his face pale but determined. "Here I go - now, don't hang around once you've won."
"Don't you call me an idiot!" said Neville. I don't think you should be breaking any more rules! And you were the one who told me to stand up to people!"
"Certainly. I have a special gift with trolls -- you must have seen what I did to the one in the chamber back there? Unfortunately, while everyone else was running around looking for it, Snape, who already suspected me, went straight to the third floor to head me off -- and not only did my troll fail to beat you to death, that three-headed dog didn't even manage to bite Snape's leg off properly.;