¡°Sirius Black,¡± he said, nodding. ¡°¡®Course ¡®e was on the Muggle news, Neville. Where you been?¡±
Harry felt a nasty pang of guilt. He had completely forgotten that Buckbeak's trial was so near, and judging by the uneasy look on Ron's face, he had too. They had also forgotten their promise about helping him prepare Buckbeak's defense; the arrival of the Firebolt had driven it clean out of their minds.
¡°Why did Snape think I'd got it from the manufacturers?¡±