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The Cat’s Among the Pixies Now

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"And Dumbledore said we were to keep you from doing magic at all costs... well, it's no good crying over spilt potion, I suppose... but the cat's among the pixies now."
-- Mrs Figg (OP2)

Definition

“The cat’s among the pixies” is the wizarding equivalent of “the cat’s among the pigeons”, i.e. trouble has broken out.

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Tags: chaos