* Chapter 65, "Draco's Oscar Winning Performance".
--> '''Lucius:''' ''[to Ministry workers, about Draco, who is ranting at the top of his voice]'' He just wants to see that his guardianship hasn't changed and make sure Narcissa hasn't filed any custody papers.
--> '''Draco:''' Theo said she'd try to get me - she wants my vault! Blaise has been gloating all week that she'll not let me go to Hogwarts!! - he says she'll have me in Beauxbatons wearing a SKIRT!!
--> '''Lucius:''' Now you're just being ridiculous, Draco. She can't do that.
--> Arthur met them at the floos, wiping tears of laughter off his face, and complemented a grinning Draco on his ploy.
--> '''Arthur:''' Well done, Draco, well done.
--> Lucius muttered that St. Mungo's closed ward was likely to be contacting him to see if he required their services, but Draco and Arthur just laughed harder.
* Chapter 75, Tom's sorting:
-->'''Sorting Hat:''' I can see you learned quite well all the cunning you could ever need during your last stay in [[SchoolForScheming Slytherin.]]
-->'''[[TheAtoner Tom Riddle:]]''' What are you doing, Hat?
-->'''Sorting Hat:''' You already show commendable loyalty and you certainly strive toward academic achievements without needing any urging. [[VillainousValour And while you have plenty of courage...]] you might benefit from learning that being straightfoward in some dealings isn't all bad.
-->'''Tom Riddle:''' [[BigNo No!]]
-->'''Sorting Hat:''' Gryffindor!
* And Chapter 92, "The Battle of Spinner's End".
* While on holiday in Egypt, Harry and two others borrow a flying carpet and take it for a flight. Then they crash it into a swimming pool.