Oooof. Even though you traveled North this whole time, things have really went a bit South! Ron has snapped his wand upon landing and crashing into the Whomping Willow, that proceeded to bash the car and probably would have injured them if the car didn't miraculously sprung to life again. A bit too much, though, as it practically spat you and Ron out (following by your belongings) , and drove off into the Forbidden Forrest. Although it shouldn't have been possible, you felt the anger and rebellion in the actions of this car.
If that wasn't enough, Professor Snape spotted all this and practically dragged you to his office.
Snape was about to expel you both but Professor Dumbledore intervened. You got away with detention alone but yikes, that was close!
Even though you'd never try this again, your classmates did seem to be impressed and wanted to hear all about it when you finally reached your dorm! You spoke to them late into the night and fell asleep with a smile on your face.
You'll worry about that detention later.
"You were seen,' he hissed, showing them the headline; FLYING FORD ANGLIA MYSTIFIES MUGGLES. He began to read aloud. ' ' Two Muggles in London, convinced they saw an old car flying over the Post Office tower...at noon in Norfolk, Mr Hetty Bayliss, while hanging out her washing...Mr Angus Fleet, of Peebles, reported to the police"....six or seven muggles in all. I believe your father works in the Misuse of Muggle Artifacts Office?' he said, looking up at Ron and smiling still more nastily. 'Dear, dear...his own son...'
You have completed Chapter 2! Enjoy your ride by Hogwarts Express with beautiful views of the wilderness of Scotland until Chapter 3 becomes available! If it's already open, head back to the Winter Magical Readathon home page to continue on!