When I was in law school at the end of the last century, I worked at a big law firm one summer. A secretary sat at a desk right outside my office and our doors were always open, so I could hear everything, including the phone, which seemed to ring. And ring. And ring.
It turns out that her tween son was engrossed in Harry Potter books and called his mom at the end of every single chapter. I started reading them not long after and we’ve already established that that was a very, very long time ago, well before kids and a whole lot of life happened.
I recently decided to reread all of the Harry Potter books, and just completed the first book. It’s so fun to both revisit the fantastic stories and approach them with a new perspective of a parent of a kid around the age of the main characters.
Here are some of my favorite quotes from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone:
Now I’m on to the second book in the series, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets!
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