Author's Notes: Written for Forum Birthday Challenge #6 on xoxLewrahxox's Bellatrix Lestrange forum.

Write a drabble featuring Hagrid and Madam Maxime.

103 words.


Since he had first seen Olympe Maxime, Hagrid had been debating whether to tell her about his parents, and now, on the night of the Yule ball, he finally decided to. After all, she was half-giant too… what harm could it do?

"Care to step outside," he asked gesturing towards the doors. Olympe inclined her head gracefully, then rested her hand on his arm and the two of them stepped out.

Hagrid's heart pounded. This was the first time he had ever planned to tell anybody, but it felt like the right thing to do. At least, that was what he told himself.