¡°Ron ¡ª are you okay?¡±
But even as he stood there, flooded with excitement, something Harry had once heard Mr. Weasley say came floating out of his memory.
¡°Why didn't you let me fight it?¡± said Harry abruptly.
Black had already retrieved Snape's wand from the bed. He approached Lupin and the struggling rat, and his wet eyes suddenly seemed to be burning in his face.
¡°Harry, there's something I don't understand¡. Why didn't the Dementors get Sirius? I remember them coming, and then I think I passed out¡ there were so many of them¡.¡±