The Last Battle has been fought, and Harry Potter has won. The price, however, has been high. Nearly every person Harry cared for is dead, maimed, or otherwise injured. The magical culture of ...
- Glad to see you are pushing the plot in your own direction. It's nice to read a book 1 which will in no shape or form resemble the actual book 1. I always wondered if Lucius knew what the diary would do, why wouldn't he have found someone loyal to sacrifice it. I look forward to your answer to that one.
Author's responseThe only reason I could think of was the one offered in canon -- canon Lucius wanted to get the Weasleys in trouble, and it's always better to sacrifice an enemy than an ally.