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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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recite
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • The recitation of those old scandals seemed to elate her as much as they horrified Doge.
  • They did not get to bed until late that night, after spending hours going over and over their plan until they could recite it, word perfect, to each other.
  • As Dumbledore had told Harry that he believed Voldemort had hidden the Horcruxes in places important to him, they kept reciting, in a sort of dreary litany, those locations they knew that Voldemort had lived or visited.
  • He forced himself not to break down as he remembered Dumbledore’s funeral, and the rows and rows of golden chairs, and the Minister of Magic in the front row, the recitation of Dumbledore’s achievements, the stateliness of the white marble tomb.
  • And we know roughly where Umbridge’s office is, because of what you heard the bearded bloke saying to his mate — " " ’I’ll be up on level one, Dolores wants to see me,’ " Hermione recited immediately.

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  • She recited a poem.
  • The children recited the Pledge of Allegiance.

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