Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Chapter 36 Summary

J. K. Rowling

Chapter 36 Summary

A Flaw in the Plan

Harry finds himself on his stomach, where he landed after Voldemort killed him. He stays very still, listening and learning. Voldemort asks his Death Eaters if Harry is dead. Narcissa responds but shocks Harry by asking him quietly whether Draco is still alive and at Hogwarts. Harry breaths back a barely audible “yes” before Narcissa proclaims that Harry is, indeed, dead.

Voldemort then does the Cruciatus Curse on Harry’s body, but Harry does not feel any pain. Soon, Hagrid is made to pick up Harry’s body and carry him to Hogwarts Castle.

As Voldemort and the Death Eaters, along with Harry and Hagrid, approach the castle, Voldemort lies to everyone by...

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