...d happened, and they continued to whisper and murmur about it to each other for the entire walk to Hagridâ€™s hut.
â€˜KNOCKâ€¦ KNOCKâ€¦ KNOCK!â€™ Harry and Ron knocked on Hagridâ€™s door. â€˜Come on Hagridâ€¦ We donâ€™t care about the stupid Rita Skeeter articleâ€¦ Just open u---â€™ started Hermione, who was interrupted, to her embarrassment, by Professor Dumbledore, who opened the door with a smile. Apparently, Dumbledore had been trying to reason with Hagrid to get him to return to work. Dumbledore was pleased to see and hear that Harry, Ron and Hermione had come to talk some sense into Hagrid as well. Dumbledore left moments later and Harry, Ron and Hermione started in on their giant of a friend about returning as their Care of Magical Creatures teacher.
â€˜Come on Hagrid! We donâ€™t care that your half-giant!â€™ pleaded Hermione, as Harry and Ron whispered to each other behind Hermione and Hagridâ€™s back. They were secretly discussing a way to persuade Hagrid back to work, and as always, it would involve the Spellbook of Desires and Hermione getting naked.
It was very lucky that Harry and Ron had come prepared for their trip to Hogsmeade; both of them had a bevy of potions and elixirs, perfectly suited to be used on Hermione in order to persuade Hagrid back to the workforce. Harry and Ron opened th...