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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • On the contrary, it was as though they were hoping he would get angry and start shouting again, so that they could hear his story first-hand.
  • He thought most of them — had turned up in the hopes of hearing Harry’s story firsthand.
  • Everybody knew, for instance, that Harry and Marietta were the only students to have witnessed the scene in Dumbledore’s office and, as Marietta was now in the hospital wing, Harry found himself besieged with requests to give a first-hand account.

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  • I heard this story firsthand.
  • I experienced cancer firsthand.

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