How Harry Potter Really Ends
The final scene, revealed!
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Outside, Hermione finally managed to settle Buckbeak in one place along the curb. She ran across the lane, heading for the entrance to the Three Broomsticks.
Harry heard the jingle of the door. He looked up. He felt his scar
Dan Kois is a senior editor at Slate and a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine.
Illustration by Robert Neubecker.