“Is Draco alive? Is he in the castle?” The whisper was barely audible; her lips were an inch from his ear, her head bent so low that her long hair shielded his face from the onlookers. “Yes,” he breathed back. He felt the hand on his chest contract; her nails pierced him. Then it was withdrawn. She had sat up. “He is dead!” Narcissa Malfoy called to the watchers.
In the end, Voldemort’s fate twice came down to the choice of a woman, a mother.
Rock ‘n roll.
Harry Potter as a series repeatedly tells us never to underestimate a mother’s love. Lilly’s love for Harry nearly killed Voldemort the first time, Narcissa’s love for Draco set him up for his real death, and Voldemort’s greatest general was killed by Molly, a mother who loved all of her children and feared losing any more to the magical war.
Bitches. Get. Stuff. Done.
#but i would SO DEEPLY LOVE for this moment to be the start #of a harry/narcissa friendship that everyone else thinks is REALLY WEIRD #like they send each other owls ALL THE TIME #she helps him properly cleanse and renovate 12 grimmauld place #she takes him shopping for proper wizarding clothes #he buys her dinner #they go to professional quidditch matches together #wizarding paps keep getting pictures of them going places arm-in-arm and giggling #draco gets up in the middle of the night and comes to the kitchen #to harass the house-elves for tea #and harry and narcissa are down there barefoot in their pajamas #possibly draco starts to cry #IT COULD BE SO BEAUTIFUL (via)
Rosalind Franklin (genetics)
Marie Curie (radiation/chemistry)
Jane Goodall (primatology)
Rachel Carson (ecology)
Elizabeth Blackwell (first U.S. female physician)
Mary Leakey (archaeology/anthropology)
Martha Euphemia Lofton Haynes (the first African American woman Ph. D. in Mathematics)
Mary Edwards Walker (U.S. feminist, surgeon, POW, only woman to win the Medal of Honor)
Grace Hopper (computer science)
Ada Lovelace (programming, mathematics)
My brother wrote a poem for “any poor boy in love with my sister”.
Just once, I’d like to see the Doctor travel with a smart, strong, sassy woman who’s not a size zero.
did you mean Donna?
by the way billie piper is a size 10-12
I’m pretty sure John Barrowman is at LEAST a 12-14 dress size.
^dat comment…someone post a picture of barrowman in a dress…please
this is john barrowman