But Hermione nudged him and pointed toward the castle. Harry moved his head a few inches to get a clear view of the distant front doors. Dumbledore, Fudge, the old Committee member, and Macnair the executioner were coming down the steps.
¡°I'm not,¡± Hermione whispered. ¡°If I'd been a bit cleverer, I'd have told everyone what you are!¡±
¡°Mine,¡± said Professor McGonagall's voice.
Harry looked desperately around. Black and Lupin both gone¡ they had no one but Snape for company, still hanging, unconscious, in midair.
There was a stunned silence, both inside and outside the common room.