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38 Min Released Nov 22, 2016

Responsibility: The Whomping Willow (Book 2, Chapter 5)

Vanessa and Casper explore the theme of responsibility in chapter five of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. They discuss Dobby's constant meddling, Snape's connection with the Whomping Willow, and whether it's okay to bless the Dursleys. Throughout the episode they consider the question: is discipline best executed from a position of objectivity or compassion?

This episode is sponsored by Blue Apron and LifeAfter. Our voicemail is thanks to Maxine Kobinski.

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text

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