Now Thomas (called Didymus), one of the Twelve, was not with the disciples when Jesus came. So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord!” But he said …

‘What happened then, Dudders?’ (Petunia asked her son.)‘Felt… felt… felt… as if… as if…’‘As if you’d never be happy again,’ Harry supplied tonelessly.‘Yes,’ Dudley whispered, still trembling.‘So!’ said Uncle Vernon, …