Chapter 3 - "Will and Won't" - In which the Daily Prophet tells us about the wizarding public's perception of Harry and the steps the Ministry has taken to provide safety in the war, and Dumbledore returns to Privet Drive. Before leaving, Dumbledore sits with Harry and the Dursleys, updates Harry on his inheritance from Sirius and gives him Kreacher, determining that he has indeed come into Harry's possession. Dumbledore then chastises the Dursleys for their treatment of Harry but asks that he be allowed to return to Privet Drive one final time, and he and Harry depart.
Snape's Unexpected Guests
[Snape] makes the [Unbreakable Vow] to [Narcissa], with [Bellatrix] casting the spell, promising to perform the deed [Voldemort] has ordered [Draco] to perform, should it appear that [Draco] will fail.
Waiting for Dumbledore
[Harry] sits at his bedroom window, asleep but unpacked, waiting for [Dumbledore]'s arrival
The [Daily Prophet] describes rumors of [Harry Potter] being '[The Chosen One].'
The [Daily Prophet] reports that [Rufus Scrimgeour] has succeeded [Cornelius Fudge] as the [Minister for Magic].
The [Ministry of Magic] announces new security around [Hogwarts], in an article in the [Daily Prophet].
A [Ministry of Magic] pamphlet describes steps to take for protection.
Dumbledore Calls on the Dursleys
[Dumbledore] arrives at [Privet Drive] and invites himself into the sitting-room, forcing the [Dursleys] to join him and [Harry].
[Dumbledore] explains [Sirius]'s will to [Harry], who gives [Grimmauld Place] to the [Order of the Phoenix] and orders both [Kreacher] and [Buckbeak] to [Hogwarts]. The [Dursleys] sit silently, refusing to drink the [mead] offered to them by [Dumbledore].
After sitting silently while [Harry] packs his trunk, [Dumbledore] reprimands the [Dursleys] for their treatment of [Harry], and requests that he be allowed to return once more.