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"What?" said Harry. "I - no, nothing."
Sirius's head was sitting in the fire. If Harry hadn't seen Mr. Diggory do exactly this back in the Weasleys' kitchen, it would have scared him out of his wits. Instead, his face breaking into the first smile he had worn for days, he scrambled out of his chair, crouched down by the hearth, and said, "Sirius - how're you doing?"
"Why did I do it?" he said wildly. "I don't know what made me do it!
Viktor Krum was in the library an awful lot too, and Harry wondered what he was up to.
"Can't house-elves speak their minds about their masters, then?" Harry asked.
By the time Harry reached the bottom of the marble staircase, Cedric was at the top. He
Dobby looked suddenly nervous and beckoned Harry closer. Harry bent forward. Dobby whispered, "He said we is free to call him a - a barmy old codger if we likes, sir!"
Hermione's words about Krum kept coming back to him. "They only like him because he's famous!" Harry doubted very much if any of the girls who had asked to be his partner so far would have wanted to go to the ball with him if he hadn't been a school champion.
Very slowly and very carefully, Harry got to his feet and set off again as fast as he could without making too much noise, hurrying through the darkness back toward Hogwarts.
Neville, who had just bitten into a custard cream, choked and spat it out. Fred laughed.
"Harry, you were brilliant!" Hermione said squeakily. There were fingernail marks on her face where she had been clutching it in fear. "You were amazing! You really were!"
"Dobby - Dobby could," he said doubtfully. He squared his small shoulders. "Dobby could tell Harry Potter that his old masters were - were - bad Dark wizards'."
But Harry held up a hand to silence him, his heart suddenly pounding as though it would burst. He could hear footsteps coming down the spiral staircase behind him.
"All right, Hermione?" said Hagrid loudly.
Viktor Krum got up and slouched, round-shouldered and duck-footed, toward Mr. Ollivander.