¡°If that dog can get in, we can,¡± Harry panted, darting here and there, trying to find a way through the vicious, swishing branches, but he couldn't get an inch nearer to the tree roots without being in range of the tree's blows.
¡°Maybe he knows how to Apparate,¡± said a Ravenclaw a few feet away, ¡°Just appear out of thin air, you know.¡±
¡°My transformations in those days were ¡ª were terrible. It is very painful to turn into a werewolf. I was separated from humans to bite, so I bit and scratched myself instead. The villagers heard the noise and the screaming and thought they were hearing particularly violent spirits. Dumbledore encouraged the rumor¡Even now, when the house has been silent for years, the villagers don't dare approach it¡.¡±
Harry turned and raced a Bludger toward the goal posts; he outstripped it easily, saw the Snitch dart out from behind Wood, and within ten seconds had caught it tightly in his hand.
¡°Out ¡ª outside,¡± Hagrid croaked.