“What?” Emma asked, watching her friend closely.
“Nothing, it’s just… Have you seen those Eagles? They look sulkier than an unemployed house-elf. I thought Christof was about to cry, when our victory was announced.”
“That’s nothing to the referee – he looked shocked out of his socks!”
The team continued in this fashion, until a creak announced the arrival of the captain. Alice was still dizzy from her fall, and was being pushed around in a wheelchair by Angelina. She looked earnestly at the girls before her.
“Thank you from the bottom of my heart. You all were fabulous!”