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for all who wondered about who used magic late in life 
9th-Aug-2007 12:33 pm

On mugglenet.com is the Bloomsbury chat transcript that jk rowling participated in on July 30.  We'll never know who because she changed her mind and cut that little piece of plot.  Oh well, I still think it would have been Dudley.

Here is the relevant piece from the transcript,
"Snapedinhalf: You promised that someone will do magic late in life in book 7. I've now read it three times but cant work out who it might have been! Please help!!
J.K. Rowling: I'm sorry about this, but I changed my mind!
J.K. Rowling: My very earliest plan for the story involved somebody managing to get to Hogwarts when they had never done magic before, but I had changed my mind by the time I'd written the third book."

Comments 
9th-Aug-2007 09:52 pm (UTC)
I keep thinking, if she returns to the world at some point later, it would be fun if one of Dudley's kids turns up magical.
10th-Aug-2007 01:42 pm (UTC)
That would really be neat.
13th-Aug-2007 06:28 pm (UTC)
I can see him being kind of a strange sort of cross between Vernon and Mr. Weasley - curious, bumbling, huffy and usually out of his element. It would be nice if his kid/s could break the Dursley mold. But I'll wait and see what actually happens. Might be nothing, and nothing is also okay.
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