‘You don’t think I’m mad, wanting that book back, do you?’
‘Course not,’ said Ron robustly. ‘He was a genius, the Prince. Anyway … without his bezoar tip…’ he drew his finger significantly across his own throat, ‘I wouldn’t be here to discuss it, would I? I mean, I’m not saying that spell you used on Malfoy was great —’
‘Nor am I,’ said Harry quickly.
‘But he healed all right, didn’t he? Back on his feet in no time.’
‘Yeah,’ said Harry; this was perfectly true, although his conscience squirmed slightly all the same. ‘Thanks to Snape …’