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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • He and the other fifth-years spent a considerable part of the final weekend of the Easter break reading all the careers information that had been left there for their perusal.
  • He pretended to be perusing a page of Asiatic Anti-Venoms, because he did not want to say what was in his mind.
  • Thoughts are not etched on the inside of skulls, to be perused by any invader.
  • The pages carrying Harrys interview had been bewitched to resemble extracts from textbooks if anyone but themselves read it, or else wiped magically blank until they wanted to peruse it again.
  • They were in what seemed to be a crowded reception area where rows of witches and wizards sat upon rickety wooden chairs, some looking perfectly normal and perusing out-of-date copies of Witch Weekly, others sporting gruesome disfigurements such as elephant trunks or extra hands sticking out of their chests.

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  • Please peruse this report at your leisure.
  • She perused the menu while she waited for him to arrive.

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