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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • I've seen you with Phlegm, hoping she'll kiss you on the cheek every time you see her, it's pathetic!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "You're not pathetic and you're not resigning!" said Harry fiercely, seizing Ron by the front of his robes.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • An elderly man had come hurrying out of the cottage, banging the door behind him so that the dead snake swung pathetically.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I'm pathetic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It's pathetic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Well, you do," said Ron, "but if she jumps out at you unexpectedly, like thenů" "It's pathetic," said Hermione furiously, striding away from Ron as far as she could go and turning to face him with her arms folded once she had reached the wall.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Pathetic, Weasley," said Snape, after a while.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: Her pathetic look saddened us.
as in: a pathetic attempt to insult me
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