"Right," Bill nodded, folding his arms in front of himself, feeling chilled. "Hermione's a good kid. I suspect sometimes that Ron fancies her quite a bit. When this thing ends, I wouldn't be surprised if we add her to the ever-expanding Weasley brood; that is, if Ron ever gains some more common sense regarding the fairer sex."
"Well, I'll talk to Griphook and see what I can do. I'd really like to help you out if I can;you're a good bloke, Lupin. What do you say we head inside and I'll break out some brandy, and then you can talk to Harry if he's still awake. I imagine he probably is; I told him you'd be coming tonight."