Author's Notes: Written for Forum Birthday Challenge #2 on xoxLewrahxox's Bellatrix Lestrange: The Dark Lord's Most Faithful forum.

Write a drabble featuring Molly Weasley in her kitchen.

103 words.


"Mum," Ginny said, "I have something to tell you…"

"Just a moment." Molly flicked her wand and a large knife floated into the air and began to chop a carrot.

"It won't take long–"

"Give me just a second, dear." She waved her wand again, and the pieces of carrots flew into the pot on the stove.

"Mum, I–"

"Ron!" Molly called out, stepping into the sitting room, "I thought I told you to come in here and help me!"


"What?" Molly demanded impatiently, turning on her daughter. Ginny shrank back, swallowing hard.

"Never mind," she whispered. "It wasn't important."