A Scene of DarknessPlease view this wonderful image first. My scene was inspired by Severus Snape by *uugly on deviantART
That night a storm battered the towers of the castle yet the inhabitants slept on. Was theirs the unnatural sleep of a faery tale spell?
From that past, the depths of youth, a strong voice laden with silk murmured to the rhythm of the flickering candlelight:
Ter tempora nongenti
Ego circuli semel
In discordia ego clamabunt
Invocare hoc sanguine
Ita mote sit!
Rain that had been caressing the old stone walls of Hogwarts lashed out like a whip beating down a prisoner. Three times the lightning scored the sky revealing its every flaw to the abhorrence of false light. With the lightning came three cracks of thunder that shook the castle down to the roots of its du