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Happy birthday, Harry!

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”  ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Original photo by Tim Parkinson, used under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) license

Another literary birthday today – actually, this one is a two-fer. It’s Harry Potter‘s birthday, and he shares it with his creator, J.K. Rowling.

This has always been one of my favorite quotes from the books – it sums up so much of what the series is about.

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