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despair
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Harry Potter (#3) and the Prisoner of Azkaban
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  • They infest the darkest, filthiest places, they glory in decay and despair, they drain peace, hope, and happiness out of the air around them.
  • Professor Lupin continued, "The Patronus is a kind of positive force, a projection of the very things that the dementor feeds upon — hope, happiness, the desire to survive — but it cannot feel despair, as real humans can, so the dementors can’t hurt it.

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  • Don’t despair—help is on the way!
  • Don’t give in to despair.

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