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Harry could feel the Felix Felicis wearing off as he creeped back into the castle. The front door had remained un locked for him, but on the third floor he met Peeves and only narrowly avoided detection by diving sideways through one of his shortcuts. By the time he got up to the portrait of the Fat Lady and pulled off his Invisibility Cloak, he was not surprised to find her in a most unhelpful mood.
"But I thought he meant Lucius Malfoy to smuggle it into Hogwarts?"
Dumbledore shook his head, his eyes closed. Harry wondered whether he was in pain. Dumbledore plunged the glass blindly back into the basin, refilled it, and drank once more.
"Did you think that would happen, sir?"
'If I tell you to flee, you will obey?'
'When did it appear?' asked Dumbledore, and his hand clenched painfully upon Harry's shoulder as he struggled to his feet.
'... omens I have been vouchsafed - what?'
Harry hesitated, looking into the blue eyes that had turned green in the reflected light of the basin.
"Thank you very much, Professor."
"I — I didn't," said Slughorn in a hushed voice.
"Payment?" said Harry. "You've got to give the door something?"
"Well," said Slughorn, not looking at Riddle, but fiddling with the ribbon on top of his box of crystallized pineapple, "well, it can't hurt to give you an overview, of course. Just so that you understand t he term. A Horcrux is the word used for an object in which a per-son has concealed part of their soul."
'You think she was the Half-Blood ...? Oh, come on.'
"Sorry," said Slughorn with a hiccup. "Can't carry a tune to save my life."
The battle still raged inside his head: Ginny or Ron? Sometimes he thought that the post-Lavender Ron might not mind too much if he asked Ginny out, but then he remembered Ron's expression when he had seen her kissing Dean, and was sure that Ron would consider it base treachery if Harry so much as held her hand. . . .