Hermione had never asked Harry about the sacrifice ritual, a part of her hadn’t wanted to know.
Even reading what he’d said during the Wizengamot session was heartbreaking.
Title: Harry’s Vassals Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Chris King & Ladyholder Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 29 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 16,623 Warnings: Brief discussion of ritual sacrifice and cannibalism.
Author’s Note: You know I hate Ron and Ginny Weasley, right?
They were all working on individual projects in the class so after they’d retrieved their own projects from storage, Harry and Hermione had taken a table in between the Ravenclaws and the Slytherins.
Hermione had noticed that early on that the elf never made work for the elves working in the castle.
“Thank you, Emmie.” The elf disappeared with a little pop but Hermione felt her brush past as they left the table.
He’d chosen to eat in his quarters, again, and she hadn’t said anything about it.
Emmie had, in turn, started sitting at the table with her in an obvious demonstration of the fact that no matter how it might appear, Hermione was rarely alone and the Earl of Gryffindor saw to her protection in all circumstances.