- They can leave the house if they really want to,’ Harry contradicted him.
- And the best bit,’ whispered Hermione gleefully, as they left the library, ’is they can’t contradict you, because they can’t admit they’ve read the article!
- Only those skilled at Occlumency are able to shut down those feelings and memories that contradict the lie, and so can utter falsehoods in his presence without detection.
- Macmillan, five for contradicting me.
- ’I’m terribly sorry to have to contradict you, Minerva, but as you will see from my note, Harry has been achieving very poor results in his classes with me —’
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