So Ginny did have a crush on Harry in this AU, and still, like canon, seems to fancy him . But if Pettigrew is alive (apparently in Filch's position) and Sirius too, how did Harry's parents die?
Nice repartee -- seems more in character with Ginny getting the last word .
parakletos Wednesday 20th September 2006 10:37
2: Sunday (Author Response)
Don't ask too many questions, its not one of those fics where the author takes a point in canon and diverges. More a random stream being forced to go where ever I want it to.
I actually read this chapter the day it came out. In doing so, I realized that there was quite a bit of AU that I didn't quite catch my first time through chapter one which necessitated a reread. I waited until it'd be fresh and right before the (hopefully) update on Friday. Feel free to ignore this as I'll be writing quite a bit. Simply put, I'll be reading the third chapter as soon as it comes out. I really love this story.
Anyway, I'm curious to see if you'll address how some of the AUness comes to pass. Namely: How did Sirius become head of Slytherin? Why didn't he raise Harry? How were Sirius and James such good friends if Sirius was sorted into Slythin? Where is Snape? What happened to Dumbledore? If Minerva can say, “I don’t know what possessed Albus to make you a prefect; it was the biggest mistake he ever made," does that mean that he wasn't betrayed by a worthless potions professor in whom he professed his deepest trust? How did Harry become the sort of person who could enjoy sitting around, listening to dirty jokes with Dean and Seamus -- not to mention messing around Susan -- if Sirius wasn't a large part of h