¡°Maybe he'd better go to Madam Pomfrey,¡± said Harry. ¡°If he's seeing things like ¡ª¡±
¡°I ¡ª gave ¡ª Harry ¡ª that ¡ª stuff,¡± he choked. ¡°Bought ¡ª it¡in Zonko's¡ ages ¡ª ago¡¡±
Silhouetted against the golden moon, and growing larger every moment, was a large, strangely lopsided creature, and it was flapping in Harry's direction. He stood quite still, watching it sink lower and lower. For a split second he hesitated, his hand on the window latch, wondering whether to slam it shut. But then the bizarre creature soared over one of the street lamps of Privet Drive, and Harry, realizing what it was, leapt aside.
¡°What's happened?¡±, he asked Ron and Hermione, who were sitting in two of the best chairs by the fireside and completing some star charts for Astronomy.