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mrsronaldweasley wrote:
good one luna! I forgot it was made out of magic! I’m just confused since they mentioned voldemort’s corpse set aside at the great hall along with the others? Something like that… thanks girl!





It says 'they' moved Voldermort's body and laid it in a chamber off the hall AWAY from the bodies of Fred, Tonks, Lupin & Colin Creevy among others. They didn't want him contaminating them.
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I think they buried him in the family cemetary next to dear old dad Tom Sr., since that would've been his wish - don't you think? Eternity with his muggle line! Serves him right! :smileyhappy:
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Two other good things to do with Voldemorts body: (oops, a colon!)
-take a leaf from aunt Elladora's book, cut of Voldy's head and mount it on the walls of Hogwarts-that might be a little OTT, however.
-take it back to Little Hangleton and bury him with his "filthy muggle father"...wouldn't that just rot Voldemorts socks :smileyhappy:



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I have another question that don’t matter—we it does, a bit!
Who do you think took out voldemort’s corpse?
Or what did they even do to it?
Fed it to grawp or something?








Go 'Wobbles! Funny that's what I said! :smileywink:
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Mollywobbles wrote:
Hey! What about my inferi question! When Voldemort died, was his spell on the inferi...dispelled...sorry, couldn't resist.



Mollywobbles wrote:
I think I'd have Harry take the body back to the cave and stick it in the water with the inferi.

Speaking of inferi, Snape says in HBP that inferi are bodies which have been animated by a dark wizards spell. Now that Voldemort is dead, will the spell on the inferi in the cave be lifted?






Depends on the spell, some were broken like curses (the imperioused were returning to normal like they did 16 years before)because I think the person who cast the spell must in some way be in control of the curse; but I think the cave enchantment would hold, like it did all those years VM was away. He'd have had to make it stick, because in order for him to need or use the horcrux he'd have to have been killed at least once before. I don't think it was VM controlling the inferi it was the enchantment placed on the liquid in the bowl or the disturbance of the water or if someone drank the water. . . .

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Hey Auror-great minds etc.

I rather think the inferi will become ordinary old corpses, simply from Snapes description of them being like puppets. With the puppet master dead, I expect they would revert to just decaying bodies. It's kind of a grizly subject, but I've been thinking about poor old Regulus.



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Mollywobbles wrote:
Two other good things to do with Voldemorts body: (oops, a colon!)
-take a leaf from aunt Elladora's book, cut of Voldy's head and mount it on the walls of Hogwarts-that might be a little OTT, however.
-take it back to Little Hangleton and bury him with his "filthy muggle father"...wouldn't that just rot Voldemorts socks :smileyhappy:



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I have another question that don’t matter—we it does, a bit!
Who do you think took out voldemort’s corpse?
Or what did they even do to it?
Fed it to grawp or something?








Go 'Wobbles! Funny that's what I said! :smileywink:


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What if there was no body? Didn't JKR say "He was forced to exist as that thing at King's Cross." or something like that?
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Ah yes, here we are. this is off of Accio-Quote from the Bloomsbury chat..."Voldemort is not a ghost; “He is forced to exist in the stunted form we witnessed in King's Cross.”"
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I'm confused. Jo implies that the "thing" at Kings Cross would suffer the same fate as Voldemort. What could that poor child have done to deserve that? And why was Dumbledore there? Harry, I understand, between life and death, but the child, the "thing?" What a miserable existence. What did that child symbolize? Had it ever lived? Was it only symbolic? if it had once lived, what and who was it?

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the "thing" that was at King's Cross represented Voldemorts soul. What his afterlife would be.

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Why would Voldemort's soul be at King's Cross? Wait, this was HARRY'S little, life-death event, right? It was HAPPENING in HIS head, so was - did **hit with sudden realization, stunned** ---Was that Voldy??? Could he have consciously been that child? Did he look ahead, into that bleak future, for those moments?
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that thing was the part of voldemort soul that was in Harry.
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blinkgirl89 wrote:
that thing was the part of voldemort soul that was in Harry.


Hey...wait. I knew that. Past tense though. KNEW. I need to re-read DH.
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ABI wrote:


blinkgirl89 wrote:
that thing was the part of voldemort soul that was in Harry.


Hey...wait. I knew that. Past tense though. KNEW. I need to re-read DH.




Yes, Blink is right, that was the horcrux that was in Harry but is now removed.
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I think they buried him in the family cemetary next to dear old dad Tom Sr., since that would've been his wish - don't you think? Eternity with his muggle line! Serves him right! :smileyhappy:

If I were in the magical world, I'd want to make sure that every trace of Voldemort was removed from the world. Lacking the ability to hurl his body into a black hole, I'd set up a catapult to throw it through the Veil. Or maybe not; maybe I'd be afraid that it would come back out again.

I can imagine the Auror office and the Department of Mysteries setting up joint teams to scour the earth for Voldyspells and remove them. This would be a group sworn never to reveal the horror's they've learned, except to each other (so they can protect each other).
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Ok I still am not convinced with psycheee… When he attacked the potters:::: DID VOLDEMORT LEAVE HIS BODY OR DID HE BECOME VAPOR!???
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Ok I still am not convinced with psycheee… When he attacked the potters:::: DID VOLDEMORT LEAVE HIS BODY OR DID HE BECOME VAPOR!???


I'm not a Psychee or anything but...

I don't honestly think Voldy left a body, nor did he just "evaporate." I'm thinking he retreated, in the sort of, life/death slithering horcrux form we see in SS. I think he, unconsciously or no, slunk from the house that night, between life and death, probably subconsciously, as a reflex of escape.
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Well I believe he became a shadow of his former self. Sorta like a wraith maybe? But as time passed he regained some strength. Enough to have a sorta body or shape. By the way wasn't he able to posses animals as well? And where did the snake Nagini come from?
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Ok I still am not convinced with psycheee… When he attacked the potters:::: DID VOLDEMORT LEAVE HIS BODY OR DID HE BECOME VAPOR!???




Voldemort said "I was ripped from my body". To me that means there was a body left behind and that Vapormort was made entirely of his soul.

Besides, how would anyone have known that Voldemort was hit with the rebounding curse if he hadn't left evidence behind in the form of his body? Why do you think that so many people thought he was dead?

The Horcruxes just protected his remaining soul.
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mrsronaldweasley wrote:
I have another question that don’t matter—we it does, a bit!
Who do you think took out voldemort’s corpse?
Or what did they even do to it?
Fed it to grawp or something?




YUCK! Why would Grawp want to eat LV, I mean, he probably tastes disgusting!!! I heard that eco-burials (without casket or embalming) are popular in Brittan; they probably buried him into the dark forest to rot. (I can’t see how this would HELP the environment though…I’m sure it nothing would grow on his burial plot for years.)
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Well here’s the thing.
Even us muggles sometimes assume that a person is dead without seeing a dead body,.people don’t know what to believe at the time because voldemort was the most notorious wizard ever,
Besides voldemort CAN disappear. He definitely didn’t have to use the chameleon-skin- charm-thing moody used to on harry on the seven potters chapter in the middle of a fight with Dumbledore to possess harry on book 5.
So if he can do that? And he can fly, and he can dissolve himself to or make himself snake-like to enter grindewald’s prison, it’s highly possible he disappeared and became vapor for lack of a better word—when he first attacked harry…. Anything is possible –it’s magic! :smileyvery-happy:
And was it mentioned in the book that voldemort left a body? I remember reading about him fleeing the crime scene…not so sure…
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