Pansy resumed the slow stroking of Malfoy s hair, looking dumbfounded.
He had barely resumed his seat, and arranged his face into what he hoped was a relaxed and unfazed expression, when bright green flames burst into life in the empty grate beneath his marble mantelpiece.
"Hepzibah Smith died two days after that little scene," said Dumbledore, resuming his seat and indicating that Harry should do the same.
After a minute or so, he pulled the Invisibility Cloak on again and resumed his efforts to get into the Room of Requirement, but his heart was not in it.
The little man in black had stopped speaking at last and resumed his seat.
"It wasn’ easy, gettin’ Aragog’s body out o’ there, I can tell yeh — they usually eat their dead, see…… But I wanted ter give ’im a nice burial… a proper send-off…." He broke into sobs again and Harry resumed the patting of his elbow, saying as he did so (for the potion seemed to indicate that it was the right thing to do), "Professor Slughorn met me coming down here, Hagrid."
There’ll be panic, more parents takin their kids outta school, an nex’ thing yeh know the board o’ governors …" Hagrid stopped talking as the ghost of a long-haired woman drifted serenely past, then resumed in a hoarse whisper, "…. the board o’ governors’ll be talkin about shuttin’ us up fer good."
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We hope for a resumption of negotiations.
The United Nations vote permits a resumption of trade with the country.