¡°Naturally,¡± said Professor McGonagall. ¡°James Potter told Dumbledore that Black would die rather than tell where they were, that Black was planning to go into hiding himself¡and yet, Dumbledore remained worried. I remember him offering to be the Potters¡¯ Secret-Keeper himself.¡±
They waited until Peeves's gloating voice had faded into the distance, then slid back out of the room and broke into a run again.
The babble broke out again.
¡°Come on,¡± said Ron, whose teeth seemed to be chattering.
¡°It shouldn't take more than a few weeks,¡± said Professor McGonagall. ¡°You will have it back if we are sure it is jinx-free.¡±