Although he is a wizard hero and I a girl from the suburbs, Harry Potter is my friend. I have travelled with Harry from
For non-HP fans, all these emotional responses from HP lovers may seem ridiculous. But what they do not understand is that Harry and his friends have been with many of us since childhood. They come alive every time we open our Harry Potter books. And each fan has his/her own connection to Harry and his friends. I could list the many, many ways that Harry Potter has touched HP fans’ lives, but nothing can fully describe this legacy, nor can any future generation truly understand.
Although people have dubbed this last Harry Potter film as “the end,” Harry will live on in all who choose to remember him. Personally, as I go through my own transitionary period in my life, I know the lessons and memories from Harry Potter & co. will live on in my mind and heart.
So, thank you Harry Potter. You were, and always will be, magical.
- I didn't write this.