Witches and wizards often reveal themselves to each other in public by wearing purple or green, often in combination.  In Britain (and much of Europe) purple has an association with both royalty and religion.  Purple dyes, being costly, were once worn only by those who could afford them; bishops’ rings are traditionally set with amethysts. Green has long had a supernatural connection in the UK. Superstition says that it ought to be worn with care; the fairies are supposedly possessive of it, as it is their proper colour.  It ought never to be worn at weddings, due to a further association with misfortune and death. Green is the colour of much ‘Dark’ magic; of the ‘Dark Mark’, of the luminescent potion in which Voldemort conceals one of his Horcruxes, of many ‘Dark’ spells and curses, and of Slytherin house.  The combination of purple and green, therefore, is suggestive of both sides of magic: the noble and the ignoble, the helpful and the destructive.

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45/100 favourite Billie Piper pictures

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tommarvalo:

gif battle | vs forgottenrememberall
round one • bruised and battered

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and I wonder if you wonder about me, too

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Harry Potter + Soundtrack

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sassbama:

iconic

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Character development at its finest.

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when you look back at your old photoshop edits and you’re just like

image

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mintchocotea:

Well, I don’t need you to share. You’re something of an open book.

She may not know what exactly is all this about, but she knows.

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To all the Tumblr users who tend to use tags very liberally:

thejadedkiwano:

Let’s play a game.

Type the following words into your tags box, then post the first automatic tag that comes up.

you, also, what, when, why, how, look, because, never

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What ship do you think I’m the child of?

thehomestucklover:

miss-nerdgasmz:

#oH FUCKING YES #PLEASEPLEASEPLEASE I’M SO CURIOUS #CROSSOVERS COUNT BTW LIKE IT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE A STANDARD SHIP OR ANYTHING#WHICHEVER PEOPLE YOU THINK MADE ME

Yes please oh my lord yes! This is a fantastic question to ask!

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