Dumbledore’s got a shrewd idea,’ said Lupin, ’and Dumbledore’s shrewd ideas normally turn out to be accurate.’
Dumbledore’s got a shrewd idea,’ said Lupin, ’and Dumbledore’s shrewd ideas normally turn out to be accurate.
Rita didn’t say anything for a while, but eyed Hermione shrewdly, her head a little to one side.
’What if he doesn’t want to ask her?’ said Ron, who had been watching Harry with an unusually shrewd expression on his face.
Somebody (and Harry had a very shrewd idea who) had set off what seemed to be an enormous crate of enchanted fireworks.
Hermione said nothing at all for the rest of the lesson, but Harry had a shrewd suspicion that her self-restraint was bound to crack before long.
…would not think about it, he could not stand it… there was a terrible hollow inside him he did not want to feel or examine, a dark hole where Sirius had been, where Sirius had vanished; he did not want to have to be alonc with that great, silent space, he could not stand it — A picture behind him gave a particularly loud grunting snore, and a cool voice said, ’Ali … Harry Potter …’ Phineas Nigellus gave a long yawn, stretching his arms as he surveyed Harry out of shrewd, narrow eyes.