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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • "I have not been able to find many memories of Riddle at Hogwarts," said Dumbledore, placing his withered hand on the Pensieve.
  • However, a withered hand does not seem an unreasonable exchange for a sev-enth of Voldemort’s soul.
  • Pointing at Harry with his black, withered hand, he said, "You are setting too much store by the prophecy!"
  • It was a treacherous descent and Dumbledore, hampered slightly by his withered hand, moved slowly.

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  • The grapes withered on the vine.
  • Her confidence withered under the criticism.

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