¡°I don't know¡It's marked on the Marauder's Map but Fred and George said no one's ever gotten into it¡It goes off the edge of the map, but it looked like it was heading for Hogsmeade¡¡±
The banshee made a rasping noise and clutched her throat; her voice was gone.
Harry read and reread the letter from Sirius all the way back into King's Cross station. It was still clutched tightly in his hand as he, Ron, and Hermione stepped back through the barrier of platform nine and three-quarters. Harry spotted Uncle Vernon at once. He was standing a good distance from Mr. and Mrs. Weasley, eyeing them suspiciously, and when Mrs. Weasley hugged Harry in greeting, his worst suspicions about them seemed confirmed.
Harry had expected that, and was too keen for explanations to protest.