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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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  • But he wondered how many more attacks like Seamus's he would have to endure before that time came.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But Ron had never endured a relentless campaign of insults, jeers and intimidation.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The very best thing you could say about the match was that it was short; the Gryffindor spectators had to endure only twenty-two minutes of agony.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Harry endured several days of envy before Ron said, in response to Harry asking him how he was going to get home for Christmas: 'But you're coming too!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Harry had a fleeting impression that Seamus had opened his mouth to speak, but he sped up and reached the soothing peace of the stone spiral staircase without having to endure any more provocation.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • How much longer was he supposed to endure Sirius telling him to sit tight and be a good boy; or resist the temptation to write to the stupid Daily Prophet and point out that Voldemort had returned?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In fact, compared to what he usually had to endure from Snape in the way of taunts and snide remarks, he found the new approach something of an improvement, and was pleased to find that when left well alone, he was able to concoct an Invigoration Draught quite easily.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Harry, of course, had endured their snide comments for over four years, so whispers of, 'Hey, Potty, I heard Warrington's sworn to knock you off your broom on Saturday', far from chilling his blood, made him laugh.  (not reviewed by editor)

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